Birkie 2014 Cool Planet Skiers

Here’s what we were doing at the American Birkebeiner 2014

I AM PRO SNOW LogoWe are proud to partner with the Climate Reality Project’s I AM PRO SNOW campaign to spread the message at the American Birkebeiner of the need for skiers to engage in conversations and action on climate change.

Feb 20 (Thurs)

1:00 pm – 9:00 pm I AM PRO SNOW booth at the Expo – Middle School

7:00 pm at Park Theater, Hayward, WI.  Presentation “Conversations for Climate

Poster ImageAction” with keynote speaker Dr. Jonathan Patz, Wave 2 Birkie skier, IPCC Scientist, Director of the Global Health Institute UW Madison.  Including local music and poetry.  Reception to follow.  Suggested donation $10-$25 proceeds benefit Cool Planet and a local project.  See the poster here.  More information…

Feb 21 (Fri)

9:00 am – 9:00 pm I AM PRO SNOW booth at the Expo – Middle School

noon Cool Planet Skiers Giant Ski race down Main Street, Hayward

Feb 22


American Birkebeiner  – Cool Planet Skiers participate in the various events of the day

Evening Celebration together

Feb 23

Birchlegging Breakfast – breakfast for 20-year Birkie skiers and invited guests