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Bretton Woods Nordic Marathon, 42/21K Classic, Mass Start; Bretton Woods Nordic Center, NH

Forecast/Conditions: Low of 12 overnight, likely snow showers. Temp rising to 18 by race start, with a chance of snow. Machine groomed fresh snow.

Glidewax:

Base: LF10 Green, scraped while bases still warm, then brushed.

Glide: HF8 Blue, scraped while bases still warm, then brushed with fine steel or copper, horsehair and then hard nylon brush.

Top: HF9 Powder (-5...-15C) powder ironed, brushed up, re-ironed, then scraped lightly. Brush with hard nylon brush, then finish with soft nylon. 

Gripwax:

Base: Roughen base with 150grit sandpaper, iron in Start Base. 

Grip: 2 layers of Synthetic Blue, then alternate layers of RF Red then RF Blue 2X. Finish with a layer of FHF60.