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Besh Cup JNQ #3, Skate Sprint, Tsalteshi Ski Trails, Skyview Middle School, Soldotna, AK

Qualifiers start 10am, interval start format. Heats for age classes and open after qualifiers. www.crosscountryalask.org for more details.

Forecast/conditions: Friday high 19, with patchy freezing fog. Friday night low of 10F. Saturday partly sunny, with a high of around 15F. Snow temp not likely to change quickly.

Glidewax: Apply LF10 or MF10 Green, and scrape and brush. Apply HF10 Green, scrape and brush with metal, horsehair and stiff nylon brush.

Topcoat: Rub on a layer of HF13 block, and iron through a sheet of fiberlene. After ski has cooled, hand-cork and after ski has cooled, polish with a designated fluor polishing brush. Brush out after testing/warming up. For heats, re-brush and apply another layer of HF13 block, hand-corking it in, before first heat, and between heats.