Big finishes for the 2023 American Birkebeiner
Saturday, the largest cross country ski race in North America wrapped up with the course itself closing at 6:00pm.
The Birkebeiner hosts thousands of skiers from across the globe, Saturday’s two big races the Classic and Skate race had over a thousand racers compete. The Classic had around 2,000 racers registered and the Skate had around 4,500 racers registered.
The winners are as follows:
MALE CLASSIC WINNERS
- Scott Hill 317 Canmore, Canada
- Ian Torchia 304 Ann Arbor, Michigan
- Evan Wetzel 303 Madison, Wisconsin
FEMALE CLASSIC WINNERS
- Julie Ensrud 606 Minneapolis, Minnesota
- Delaney FitzPatrick 601 Minocqua, Wisconsin
- Vivian Johnson 617 Robbinsdale, Minnesota
MALE BIRKIE SKATE WINNERS
- David Norris 2 Steamboat Springs, Colorado
- Gerard Agnellet 1France
- Francis Izquierdo-Bernier 10, Saint-Adolphe-d’Howard, Canada
FEMALE BIRKIE SKATE WINNERS
- Alayna Sonnesyn 501 Minneapolis, Minnesota
- Jessica Yeaton 504 Steamboat Springs, Colorado
- Caitlin Gregg 508 Minneapolis, Minnsota
You can find the rest of the leaderboard here.