As part of our ongoing Birkie Green initiative, we’ve partnered with SWIX on the Birkie gear bag!  The reusable Birkie gear bag is available for $70 and only during registration for the Birkie, Korte, Prince Haakon and Fat Bike Birkie.

  • During the 2025 registration process, you can claim your own bag for only $70!  The $145 value Birkie gear bag is available during the registration process only.
  • Quantities limited! Register for the race and gear bag soon to guarantee a Birkie gear bag!
  • Birkie gear bags will be distributed as part of bib pick-up.
  • To add-on a Birkie Gear Bag (subject to availability):
    • Login to your RunSignUp profile.
    • Scroll down to your event and click ‘Manage Registration’
    • Click ‘Add Ons’ (along either top or bottom menu)
    • Change your “Birkie Gear Bag” selection

Birkie Gear Bag Features

The Birkie gear bag has large, heavier zippers and plastic clips throughout the bag.

  • Reinforced #10 zippers
  • Tarpaulin panel on the bottom section for waterproofing and greater durability
  • Bottom wet-sealed compartment for Nordic Boot storage (fits up to size 13 Nordic boot)
  • Fleeced lined Sports Shield zipped compartment for glasses or visor, with brushed lining to prevent lens scratches and quick, easy access
  • Large top-load zippered compartment for warm-up clothing, extra hats, and gloves
  • Two zippered side compartments for extra water bottles and accessories
  • Inside secured pocket for valuables; mobile phone, keys and wallet pocket
  • Main pack body is made from tough 600D PVC backed polyester, internal frame-sheet transfers weight evenly and contours to the wearer’s back
  • Padded EVA foam back offers cushioning and breathability over pressure points, and padded shoulder straps and harness system to distribute weight evenly