9:30am women start, 9:45am men start. 50/33K, Classic. Wave Start, 16.7k loop. www.craftsbury.com
Forecast/conditions: Friday overnight low of -5F, snow temps at start 2F. Temps warming to upper single digits. Partly sunny, chance of snow. Machine groomed, packed powder.
Base: SG/LF/MF10 Green,scrape and brush.
Glide: LF/MF/HF10 Green, Scrape and brush
Topcoat: HF13 ironed through a sheet of fiberlene, 2 layers. Brush.
Gripwax: Clean and sand bases. Apply layer of Base Wax, ironed in, wiping off extra from the base, edges, groove and sidewalls. Cool and cork smooth.
Apply 2 layers of Synthetic Green, then 3 more layers of Synthetic Black, or Tar Black.