About ESVA

The ESVA — A Club of Clubs

The Evergreen State Volkssport Association (ESVA) is an IRS designated 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, registered as a non-profit corporation with the State of Washington and chartered by the American Volkssport Association (AVA) to be the association of all the volkssport clubs in Washington State.  Click here to see the officers of the ESVA (pdf).

The purpose of the ESVA is to promote physical fitness through participation in volkssport events; promote the activities of the AVA and the international organization, the International Volkssportverband (IVV); and encourage and support participation in volkssport events.

The ESVA promotes the exchange of ideas, good will, friendship and cooperation among volkssport clubs and individuals; coordinates the events and activities of member clubs; and, provide the services state volkssport clubs want and need.  Click here to find a list of Washington State volkssport clubs.

Northwest Pathfinder

Washington & Oregon Event Newsletter

The Northwest Pathfinder is the official newsletter of the Pathfinder Volkssport Club of the Northwest published bimonthly with information about upcoming events in both Washington and Oregon.  It contains a wealth of information about volkssporting including awards, credit, trail ratings, member clubs and their officers, and an event locator map.

The newsletter is sent to all Active and Associate Members of the Pathfinder Volkssport Club of the Northwest. Annual membership dues are $12/$25 (Foreign Delivery – US funds)

Join now to receive the newsletter:   Click here to access the Pathfinder Membership Form


For more information about The Northwest Pathfinder, contact

The Northwest Pathfinder
c/o Eleanor Borgardts
4430 S 263rd St
Kent WA 98032
or eborgardts@comcast.net