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Early Bird Membership Special Offer – April 3-10, 2017 Only!

2017-18 ABSF Membership opens April 3rd! Become a member between April 3rd – 10th to receive a 20% off coupon for the Birkie Store. Birkie Enthusiast or Birkie Fever level members will also receive great ABSF Swag (highlighted in the Membership Levels table below).

The Birkie Store coupon is valid online and in-store on non-sale items from May 24 through May 29, 2017.

Becoming a member of the American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation is the perfect way to join us in furthering our mission of hosting world class events, promoting a healthy and active lifestyle for people of all ages and abilities, and to maintain the extensive Birkie trail system. In addition to providing you the opportunity to run for our Board of Directors and cast your own vote for the annual election, you’ll receive a variety of perks based on your membership level. Your membership is greatly appreciated. Join us and help spread Birkie Fever!

Membership Base Benefits

  • Early notification for our Premium Parking at the Birkie start
  • A limited edition American Birkebeiner year pin.
  • 10% discount on regularly priced merchandise purchased in-store at the Hayward Birkie office.
  • Annual subscription to the Birch Scroll, the Official Publication of the American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation.
  • Annual subscription to the Carpe Skiem, the monthly electronic newsletter of the American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation.
  • Opportunity to vote for the Board of Directors of the American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation who represent you on topics including race operations, skier development, Birkie Trail development and Foundation programs, as well as the opportunity to run for the Board yourself!
  • Invitation to the Annual Meeting of the American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation which is held in early August every year.
  • Invitation to Trail Work Days and special events.
  • Heartfelt thanks from all of us here at ABSF as well as from your fellow ABSF supporters!
  • The Foundation’s 501(c)(3)-tax status assures that your contribution is tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowable. Please consult your tax professional for details.

Membership Levels

You have several membership options for joining the ABSF, each with its own cost, benefits and perks. There are three membership types to choose from: Individual, Family or Business. Each type offers your choice of three levels: Birkie Fever, Birkie Enthusiast, or Birkie Supporter. Membership in the ABSF runs annually from April 1 – March 31. Take a look at the great benefits below and choose the option that is best for you!

Birkie SupporterBirkie EnthusiastBirkie Fever

Individual

$35

$125

$275

Base Benefits*Base Benefits*Base Benefits*
Member Mug
Early Bird Special Offer: Member Cap
Member Mug
Early Bird Special Offer: Member Cap
Ski Trail Pass ($50 Value)Ski Trail Pass ($50 Value)
ABSF Member 1/4 Zip Top
Early Bird Special Offer: ABSF Member Jacket

Family

$70

$275

$550

Base Benefits*Base Benefits*Base Benefits*
2 Member Mugs
Early Bird Special Offer: 2 Member Caps
2 Member Mugs
Early Bird Special Offer: 2 Member Caps
Family Ski Trail Pass ($125 Value)Family Ski Trail Pass ($125 Value)
2 ABSF Member 1/4 Zip Tops
Early Bird Special Offer: 2 ABSF Member Jacket

Business

$70

$275

$550

Base Benefits*Base Benefits*Base Benefits*
Annual PosterAnnual PosterAnnual Poster
2 Ski Trail Passes ($100 Value)2 Ski Trail Passes ($100 Value)
2 Member Mugs
Early Bird Special Offer: 2 Member Caps
2 ABSF Member 1/4 Zip Tops
Early Bird Special Offer: 2 ABSF Member Jacket

Birkie Fever Membership Level Jacket

  • Borah Teamwear Team XC Jacket
  • All-around Nordic ski jacket, for training or race warm-up
  • Reflective rear piping for extra visibility
  • High collar design with soft Brushed Dryflex inner face
  • Wind-resistant, Wipeout fabric, full shell
  • Breathable, internal silver mesh lining
  • Full-exposed, YKK zipper for easy venting
  • 2-zippered side pockets
  • Integrated, adjustable drawcord
  • Non-restrictive sleeve binding
  • Sizes XS – 2XL available

WI-ABSF_TEAM XC Jacket

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