Category Archives: Race Info & Results

Birkie News Update

Australian Senior XC Championships Last weekend the club conducted the FIS# Australian Senior Sprint (C) and Distance (W10 km and M15 km – F) Championships at Falls Creek for Ski & Snowboard Australia. Note – #FIS stands for Fédération Internationale … Continue reading

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2019 Aust Open XC Championships – 27th-28th July Falls Creek

Sprint (C) – Saturday 27th July. Distance (F) – W10 km & M15 km — Sunday 28th July.. Entries close mid-night Wednesday 24rd July Volunteers needed for Aust Senior Champs The Championships are on 27th-28th July at Falls Creek. If … Continue reading

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Lost ski poles at Vic Juniors & Alpine Timing

Lost ski poles One of our very keen juniors (Zoe Hocking) had her ski poles taken from outside the clubhouse following the Vic Junior Championships on the weekend. They are a Swix RC610 composite 145cm pole. Her name may be … Continue reading

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Juniors – Low Fluoro Wax Protocol

In the event you are preparing skis for the Victorian Junior XC Championships this weekend 20th-21st July please take note of the LOW FLUORO WAX PROTOCOL which was in place last year — Ronice Goebel (Vic Junior Squad Manager) Coaches … Continue reading

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Summer News Update

RIP Doug Westerman With great sadness we note the passing of Doug Westerman who passed away on the 17th January 2019 after a short illness. Doug was one of the clubs’s foundation members (1977) and was involved with the Hoppet … Continue reading

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2018 NZ Merino Muster Worldloppet Event

    The 2018 NZ Merino Muster Worldloppet Event was conducted on Saturday 1st September at the Snow Farm, Cardrona, New Zealand. There were 288 entrants from 19 nations. Click [HERE] for a full list of Results and[HERE] for the Media Release.

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Another BIG Club Weekend-Open Aust Champs & Junior Program

Australian Open Sprint F (Saturday 18/8/2018) and Distance 5/10 km C (Sunday 19/8/2018) Championships at Falls Creek. Sprint starts at 9:30 am and Distance 10:00 am. Click [HERE] to enter. The dedicated small Club Race Committee headed by race secretary Ann Bellingham is … Continue reading

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Ski de Femme & Rocky Valley Rush Report

Ski de Femme held Saturday 11th August The 25th Ski de Femme held on Saturday had 145 women register, (Could be a record!)  so along with coaches and helpers, about 160 hardy women made it to the Nordic Bowl. The … Continue reading

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2018 Hotham to Dinner Plain ‘Pub to Pub’ XC Ski Race Results

This was the 23th running of the Hotham to Dinner Plain ‘Pub to Pub’ XC Ski Race. The race was first held in 1994 and cancelled only twice because there was no snow. It’s long time sponsor has been Ajays Snow Country … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events

Sunday 5th August — Snow Trek & Travel – Wodonga Mini Series #3 (Classical). Starting at 11:00 am in the Falls Creek Nordic Bowl. Entries at Windy Corner Day Shelter 9:30 am to 10:30 am. If you have a Junior … Continue reading

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