membership

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 Magazine, the Official Publication of the American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation.
  • Annual subscription to @BirchScroll Ezine, 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 BenefitsBase BenefitsBase Benefits
Member MugMember Mug
Ski Trail Pass ($50 Value)Ski Trail Pass ($50 Value)
ABSF Member 1/4 Zip/Full Zip Top

Family

$70

$275

$550

Base BenefitsBase BenefitsBase Benefits
2 Member Mugs2 Member Mugs
Family Ski Trail Pass ($125 Value)Family Ski Trail Pass ($125 Value)
2 ABSF Member 1/4 Zip/Full Zip Tops

Business

$70

$275

$550

Base BenefitsBase BenefitsBase Benefits
Annual PosterAnnual PosterAnnual Poster
2 Ski Trail Passes ($100 Value)2 Ski Trail Passes ($100 Value)
2 Member Mugs2 ABSF Member 1/4 Zip/Full Zip Tops

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ABSF Member Men’s 1/4 Zip Top

  • OGIO Pixel 1/4-Zip
  • Super soft with a textured pixel pattern: the sweater alternative with OGIO edge.
  • 6.2-ounce, 100% polyester pique with stay-cool wicking technology
  • Cadet collar
  • OGIO heat transfer label for tag-free comfort
  • Tonal O embroidery on back collar
  • Dyed-to-match zipper
  • OGIO zipper pulls
  • Set-in sleeves
  • Seaming detail at sides and sleeves
  • Curved sleeve hems
  • Woven OGIO badge at hem
  • Size Chart

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ABSF Member Women’s Full Zip Top

  • OGIO Ladies Pixel Full-Zip
  • Super soft with a textured pixel pattern: the sweater alternative with OGIO edge.
  • 6.2-ounce, 100% polyester pique with stay-cool wicking technology.
  • OGIO heat transfer label for tag-free comfort
  • Cowl collar
  • Tonal O embroidery on back collar
  • Dyed-to-match zipper
  • OGIO zipper pulls
  • Set-in sleeves
  • Front pockets
  • Woven OGIO badge at hem
  • Size Chart

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