Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines.
The envelope has been opened, and the embossed card inside announces…
The 2014 Stumptown Birkebeiner is ON!
The event starts and finishes at the NW corner of Powell’s.
Friday, February 7
Powell’s City of Books (NW 11th and Couch)
Note: Not the Burnside side of Powell’s – other side.
1 – Wear something colorful
2 – Speak Swedish or Norwegian
3 – Yield to large motorized vehicles (like cars, buses, street cars)
4 – Have fun
5 – Promise to come to the next one (which may be Saturday morning)
6 – Any technique acceptable – skate, classic, monoski, whatever
Here’s a possible course I skied tonight. We’ll see where they have sanded in the morning and adjust accordingly.
Questions? Email me