Act fast to win an American Birkebeiner ski race registration while helping support the ski race emergency medical services teams at the same time! As a proud Gold Level sponsor and provider of air medical support for the Birkie, Life Link III is making available twelve of its race entries at a reduced rate of $140. This is an extra special opportunity since registration has now closed for the 2017 race and these proceeds will help support local EMS efforts. Here’s how it works:
- Leave a comment on our Facebook and/or LinkedIn post or send an email to Marketing@lifelinkiii.com about why you want to ski in the Birkie, Kortelopet or Prince Haakon race.
- Twelve winners will be chosen randomly by Life Link III and notified by Friday, December 30, 2016.
You will be notified by Life Link III if your name is chosen. Upon receipt of your $140 donation, you will be provided with a code to register online via the Birkie website. Your $140 (via personal check or credit card) will be donated to emergency medical service (EMS) efforts. Registrations must be received by the Birkie no later than January 31, 2017. You may use your registration code for the 2017 Birkebeiner, Kortelopet, or Prince Haakon race. Please note that wave placement will be based on what is currently available.
Entry Criteria: (1) Only individuals who do not currently have an entry can enter (2) You may not enter to win an entry for someone else, i.e. the name of the person that wins on must match the name of the person that registers (3) Only parents can enter and purchase for an individual 18 years of age and under, must be 18 to ski the Birkie and 13 for Korte and Prince Haakon.
About the Birkie: The Slumberland American Birkebeiner® spans 50 kilometers from Cable to Hayward, Wisconsin, for Skaters, and 55K for Classic Skiers. This is North America’s largest cross-country ski marathon, attracting over 10,000 skiers. It is part of the Worldloppet circuit of 20 international ski marathons and part of the American Ski Marathon series of 13 races. The Birkie (50K Skate/55K Classic) is Saturday, February 25, 2017 with the Kortelopet (29K) and Prince Haakon (15K) being held Friday, February 24, 2017 in Hayward, WI. http://www.birkie.com/