Monthly Archives: February 2016

2016 Birkie Observations

Another Birkie in the books. Lots of you have recovered and are planning for next year. It is good to have a challenge, set goals and do your best to achieve those goals. Our goal is to help people who … Continue reading

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2016 Birkie Solda Fluoro Powders Test

Friday: 3:pm at Birkie Ridge Weather: rain, fog, air +2C, snow -0.1C. Snow: Old, dirty, but holding together at the test site at Birkie Ridge. Grooming plan: rumor has it that they will wait until the coldest part of the … Continue reading

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2016 Grand Traverse Classic

2016 Grand Traverse Classic Traverse City, MI NOAA says: Saturday: Snow showers likely. Cloudy and cold, with a high near 9. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Saturday Night: Snow showers likely before 1am. Mostly … Continue reading

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2016 North American Vasa, Traverse City, MI

NORTH AMERICAN VASA MARATHON TRAVERSE, CITY, MI The Vasa has an early start time that will be cold. The forecast is for cloudy weather and  little temperature change. NOAA says: This Afternoon: Snow showers. High near 17. West wind around … Continue reading

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2016 White Pine Stampede

This 50 or 20km freestyle Michigan Cup  race is this Saturday. There has been a little new snow and a bit more Lake effect possible. NOAA says: Tonight: Snow showers, mainly after 1am. Low around 16. Southwest wind around 5 mph. … Continue reading

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2016 Boulder Mountain Tour

The Boulder Mt Tour is Saturday. This one is a bit of a challenge with the new snow in the forecast on race day. NOAA says: Tonight (Thursday) : A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with … Continue reading

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