Birkie Story Contest

Share your most epic, humorous, heartwarming Canadian Birkie story.  Help us commemorate our Canadian Birkie, by telling your best skier or volunteer tale!

Describe your story of perseverance, antics and/or fun in 500 words or less. Please submit your own story or on someone else’s behalf. You can send in a photo with it. While we won’t judge your photo; we can post it with your text.

You will be eligible to win one of the following three fabulous prizes:

1st place: One 2020 Cdn Birkie Ski Festival ski event registration
2nd place: Two 2020 Vikings Feast tickets
3rd place: Four 2020 Birkie Sunday tickets

If you have already signed up for the 2020 Birkie, you will get a refund when you win. All prizes to be awarded as stated with no cash value.

You can read last year’s entries on our Birkie Blog. Laugh, shed a tear, and be inspired by these fantastic Birkie tales.

Please note that contest entries may be published on the Canadian Birkie website, blog, or other mediums.  By entering the contest, you agree to allow the Canadian Birkebeiner Society to use your story for promotional purposes.  The society may edit stories for publication, reprint, or broadcast. You are welcome to send a photo in with your story.

Email your story, name and phone number to the office by Sunday, January 19th, 2020. Entries will be reviewed by Birkie staff, Board members, and volunteers.  Winners will be notified and announced on social media in February.