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The organizers of the american birkebeiner just can't trust mother nature anymore for this year's edition of the cross-country ski race, they may end up taking matters into their own hands by making their own snow. This website reviews results from 1999 through 2016 of the marathon length american birkebeiner cross country ski race for more, see overview or go directly to graphs & tables (and use the i button for more information for each graph. Results - searchable results town bank turkey trot , nautica malibu triathlon, american birkebeiner nordic ski race in addition to the headquarters office in milwaukee, wisconsin, primetime has satellite offices in wisconsin rapids, wi, menomonie, wi, and austin. American birkebeiner: ideal weather conditions help turn tiny hayward once again zack handler of minneapolis looks the part of a cross-country skier who completed the 55k american birkebeiner classic race on sunday the famous northern wisconsin cross-country ski race returned in.
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For only the second time in 44 years all ski races set for this weekend's annual american birkebeiner have been cancelled the only other time this happened was in 2000 organizers for north america's largest cross country ski race held out hope for this weekend as a potential snow storm was.
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