MadNorSki

Madison Nordic Ski Club

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  • 2024 Klister Klub Awardees Named

    2024 Klister Klub Awardees Named

    At the May 6 Spring Meeting, Jonathan Hunter, Jacob Huseby, and Carrie Eaton (pictured left to right) were named the 2024 Klister Klub Award recipients. The Klister Klub Award was officially established by the Board in 2005 and is given to up to 3 members each year–An award of great distinction to acknowledge those that have continuously…

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  • We did it! GoFundMe for Elver Grooming

    We did it! GoFundMe for Elver Grooming

    The club received in the mail both a $1000 check that was part of the pledged matching funds AND an anonymous $500 donation for the GoFundMe for Elver Grooming. So it is official—we did it!  We reached our goal of raising $30,000 and we have paid the down payment towards the club’s new 2025 snow mobile that will be ready for delivery in…

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  • Luke Kubasta Travels “Green” to Train

    Luke Kubasta Travels “Green” to Train

    Many of you might see Luke Kubasta pull up to the Madnorski “Social Thursdays” trainings or to the winter race series by bike with his skis or rollerskis neatly attached to the frame. Luke travels “green!” How did you come up with this idea? I built this out of necessity after my car died a…

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  • GoFundMe Launch “Keep Elver a Top XC Ski Destination”

    GoFundMe Launch “Keep Elver a Top XC Ski Destination”

    Madnorski just launched the GoFundMe “HELP KEEP ELVER PARK A TOP XC SKI DESTINATION” so the club can purchase a much needed groomer and snowmobile that will be used to keep conditions top notch at Elver Park. Please read our story using the link above. We want a wide reach so we are asking you to share early and often. Donations of…

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  • Madnorski celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Birkie at January Meeting

    Madnorski celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Birkie at January Meeting

    At the January club meeting on the 8th, American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation Executive Director Ben Popp came to talk about the upcoming 50th Anniversary of the Birkie and to share the vision for the Mount Telemark Project. If you missed the meeting, you can see a similar presentation here: Ben Popp’s Presentation at Surly Brewing…

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  • Announcing the Madnorski Trip to Norway 2025 with Lumi Experiences

    Announcing the Madnorski Trip to Norway 2025 with Lumi Experiences

    Interested in skiing in Norway? Or perhaps you have you been dreaming of participating in the Norwegian Birkebeiner? Plan now and join the MadNorSki club trip to cross-country ski in Norway in 2025 with Lumi Experiences! Club members Leslie Taylor, Cowboybob, Liese Pfeifer and Tom Dosch have rave reviews about their trips with Lumi Experiences. Here…

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  • Response to Proposed Changes to Indian Lake County Park 12/7/23

    Date: Wednesday, December 6, 2023  To: Dane County Parks Commission  From: Madison Nordic Ski Club (Madnorski)  Re: August 2023 Indian Lake County Park and Halfway Prairie Wildlife Area Master Plan    Madison Nordic Ski Club’s Response to Select Proposed Master Plan Items  Thanks for time to represent the Madison Nordic Ski Club! Its Board has…

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  • Our Annual Fundraising Appeal has begun– Become a Trailblazer!

    Dear Madnorski Supporters,  As winter approaches and our hearts yearn for the snow-covered trails of Elver Park, we are thrilled to launch our annual Trailblazer fundraising drive. This campaign is our rallying call, inviting each one of you to join together to ensure that our grooming equipment is primed and ready for the upcoming season.  …

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  • Club Rollerski Outing & Weenie Roast–Oct 9

    Hey Madnorskiers–come meet up at Lake Farm Park for a club rollerski or group hike — you pick your movement. We especially welcome our newer rollerskiers; trail kids, juniors, and adults!  Date: Monday, October 9, 2023Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pmWhere: Lake Farm Park Shelter 3 – All the way down to circle drive. Follow Madnorski signs.Bring: A dish to share at the weenie roast if…

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  • Join Us at the MadNorSki Vendor Fair–Nov 6, 2023

    Join Us at the MadNorSki Vendor Fair–Nov 6, 2023

    Whether you’re a seasoned skier, brand new to skiing or a winter sports enthusiast, this event promises an evening of excitement, knowledge, and community spirit. Here’s what you can look forward to: **🏔 Explore Premium Gear and Equipment: Dive into a diverse collection of top-quality gear, wax, and equipment. From beginners to experts, find the…

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Upcoming Events

  • June 13, 2024
    Juniors Social Run with Coach Zach
    8:00 am
    Location: Elver Park, 1250 McKenna Blvd, Madison, WI 53719, USA

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  • June 13, 2024
    Thu Morning Nordic Walking Meetup
    8:00 am
    Location: Elver Park, 1250 McKenna Blvd, Madison, WI 53719, USA

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  • June 14, 2024
    High School Rollerski Camp hosted Madnorski
    9:00 am
    Location: Lake Farm County Park 3113 Lake Farm Rd, Madison, WI 53711, United States

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Spring Rollerskiing! Agility course with a bridge, a whirlpool, lines to hop over, going backwards, and fun downhill -- designed and tested by our Trail Kids! ... See MoreSee Less
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"Spring Roll" Madnorski outreach introducing kids to the fun of rollerskiing. Agility course, silly dress up speed relay, games, safety and more! Thank you Madnorski volunteer coaches and junior skiers who assisted! Thank you MCDS for organizing the event 🙂 ... See MoreSee Less
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