Mar
16
Mar 22

Galena Glide

Gelana Lodge, Ketchum, Idaho Sunday March 19

Warm Wet Snow Rain

Rain and snow focecasr for Saturday and Sunday

UnderGlide BM6- to manage dirt

Glide FHF2- to manage moisture

Top Coat SFR 99 warm block or FHF 1 and FHF 5 to shed water

Mar
9
Mar 15

Snow Mountain Stampede YMCA Rockies CO

Saturday March 11

50K and shorter freestyle

Snow Temps: Overnight lows upper 20's race temps above freezing and into 40's

Should be fast icy spring skiing

Underglide: BM6 to keep off dirt or LF 10

Glide: BM4 

Top Coat: SFR 99 Warm Block

Mar
2
Mar 8

West Yellowstone Rendezvous

Saturday March 4 8:45 classic Start  9:00 am skate starts

Clean Cold snow with warming temps Lows 17F race temps 25-35 with chance on snow and even rain flurries.

Underglide: Start LF6 Purple

Glide MF6 Purple

Top Coat SFR 99 Wide Block

Kick:Oslo Purple if just old snow or RF Purple if new snow coming

 

Mar
2
Mar 8

Aspen Silverboom

Sunday March 5 Skate

Cold New Snow with Old snow mix

Warming temps 25 F lows rising to mid 30s by race time

Underglide Start BM4

Glide MF4 Red

Top Coats SFR 99 Wide Block

Feb
16
Feb 22

Ogden Championship

Saturday Feb 18

Snow: Old transformned dirty with rain snow mix on top temps above freezing

Underlayer: BM6 for anti dirt

Glide BM4

Top Coat: SFR 99 Warm Block or SFR 300 liquid or sfr 40

Feb
16
Feb 23

Bogus Basin Challenge #3

Sat Feb 18

Snow: Transformed snow underlayer with new snow and rain;

UnderGlide: BM6 for anti-dirt

Glide: Start MF4 red or HF 4 Red

Top Coat SFR 99 Warm Block or SFR 40

Feb
16
Feb 22

Moose Chase

Sat Feb 18

Snow: Transformed snow with lows 20's rising to freezing chance of new snow

Underglide: BM6 for anti-dirt

Glide: MF6 Purple 

Top Coat SFR 99 Block

Feb
9
3:00 pm15:00

Owl Creek Chase - Aspen

Sunday Feb 12

Skate and Classic

Snow; Overnights lows low 20'3 warming to mid 20's at race times. New snow likely mixed over dirty snow.

UnderGlide: SG Graphite

Glide MF6 Blue

Top Coats SFR 92 Wide Block or SFR60 powder

 

Under Kick: Base Ironed in

.Kick RF Blue or Red( ski it in)

Feb
9
Feb 15

Leadville Loppet CO

Sunday Feb 12

Skate and Classic

Snow; Overnights lows mid teens warming to high teens and 20 at race time New snow likely overnight.

UnderGlide: SG Graphite

Glide MF8 Blue

Top Coats SFR 92 Cold Block or SFR60 powder

 

Under Kick: Base Ironed in

.Kick Terva Blue

Feb
9
Feb 15

Frisco Gold Rush

Sunday Feb 12

Skate and Classic

Snow: Overnights lows mid teens warming to high teens and 20 at race time New snow likely overnight.

UnderGlide: SG Graphite

Glide MF8 Blue

Top Coats SFR 92 Cold Block or SFR60 powder

 

Under Kick: Base Ironed in

Kick Terva Blue

Feb
9
Feb 15

Wasatch Citizens Series #4 SoHo Utah

Saturday Feb 11

Freestyle Race

Snow; Warm West: Overnight lows above freezing race tempos above freezeing

UnderGlide: Start BM4 for antidirt

Glide: FHF 4

Top Coat: FHF 5 and FHF 1 

Feb
9
Feb 15

Cowboy State Games Biathlon Casper WY

Saturday Sprint Race

Snow: Rain turning to snow: Temps on both sides of freezing.

UnderGlide: BM4 to keep dirt off

Glide: FHF 4

Top Coat FHF 7 

Sunday Pursuit Race

Snow; Temps colder than Saturday 

Underglide BM6 - to keep dirt off

Glide FHF6

Top Coat; FHF 9  

Feb
9
Feb 15

Cupid Cup Rexburg ID

Cupid Cup Rexburg Idaho Sat Feb 11

Skate or Classic

Rain and wet snow: Temps around 32F

Glide:

Underglide BM4 for dirty coarse snow

Glide FHF 4 

Top layer FHF F

 

Kick: Klister Likely= Uni Wide with drips or red.

 

Feb
9
Feb 15

IMD Junior National Qualifiers West Yellowstone

Saturday Skate Sprint

Snow: Rain Friday AM turning to snow in afternoon. Snow continues with lower temps.  

Saturday temps in mid 20's.

Glide:

UnderGlide: BM6 to repel dirty snow.

Glide:  FHF 6

Top Coat: FHF 7  or SFR 99 Block

Sunday Classic

Snow: New snow colder temps 0 in morning teens ast 10 am rising to low 20's by afternoon

Underglide: MF8 Blue Glider

Top Coat SFR 92 Cold Block or SFR 60Powder

Kick

UnderKick; Base ironed in

Kick RF Blue warming to RF Red and Purple

 

 

Feb
2
Feb 8

Alley Loop Marathon

Crested Butte, CO Saturday, February 4

Race start overnight lows expected to be in low to mid 20's Race temps in high 20's

 

Under Glide: Start Graphite SGG - Anti static for the new snow

Good: Start MF6 Purple or Start MF Universal Loppet

Better: Start HF6 Purple or Start HF Universal Loppet

Best- Top Coat:  SFR40 Red or Start SF30 universal

Feb
2
Feb 8

Boulder Mountain Tour

Boulder Mountain Tour

Start Wax Suggestion- Posted Thursday Noon more updates coming

Galena Lodge-Trails Harriman Trails Ketchum Idaho

Race start at 10 am Saturday Feb 4

More new snow coming; warmer than usual temps.

Race start overnight lows expected to be in low to mid 20's Race temps in high 20's.

1/2 Boulder temps high 20's to low 30's

Snow is acting warmer than the air temp which is rare for these trails

 Boulder and 1/2 Boulder Wax Rec

Under Glide: Start Graphite SGG - Anti static for the new snow

Good: Start MF6 Purple or Start MF Universal Loppet

Better: Start HF6 Purple or Start HF Universal Loppet

Best- Top Coat:  SFR40 Red or Start SF30 universal red

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jan
26
Jan 31

Wasatch Citizen series 3

Mtn Dell Saturday Jan 28

Snow: Cold new snow around 10F

UnderGlide: Start Graphit SGG

Glider: MF 10 Green

Top Coat: SFR 02 Codl Block or SFR 75 Cold Powder

Under Kick; Base Wax Ironed in

Kick Terva Green

Jan
19
Jan 25

Billy Goats Loppet Sun Valley ID

Saturday Skate Race

Temps overnight 12F race temps 15

Underglide SG Graphite

Glide MF 10 green glider

Top Coat SFR 92 cold block or SFR 75 cold powder

Jan
19
Jan 25

Stagecoach Classic Devils Thumb Ranch CO

Saturday Jan 21 30 km and 15 km classic

Temps: new snow lows 10 race temps 15

Under Glider Start Graphite SGG

Glider Start Green MF10

Top Coat SFR 92 cold block or SFR75 cold powder

Kick

Under kick Base wax ironed in

Kick Terva Green

Jan
19
Jan 25

Sun Valley JNQ

Saturday Classic Sprints

Lows in the teens with more now snow temps around 20F

Under Glide: Start SG Graphite 

Glide: MF08 Blue

Top coat: SFR 92 cold block or SFR 75 cold powder

KICK

Under Kick: Base wax ironed in

Kick: FR Blue

Sunday: Skate  Overnight lows 10 F Race temps high teens 15-20F

Under Glide: Start SG Graphite 

Glide: MF08 Blue

Top coat: SFR 92 cold block or SFR 75 cold powder

 

 

Jan
12
Jan 18

Ski Haus Classic

Lake Catamount Touring Center, Steamboat Springs, CO

Sunday, January 15

Temps Lows 15F race temps 23ish

Snow new cold dry snow

UnderGlide Start Graphite

Glide SG8, LF8 MF 8

OverGlide: finishing Wac SGFT92 sold block or SFR 75 Powder

Under Kick: Start Base wax ironed in 

Kick: Start Terva Blue

Go have fun

Jan
11
Jan 18

Teton Ridge Classic, January 14th, Driggs, Idaho

Teton Ridge Classic, January 14th, Driggs, Idaho

Temps: Overnight low of -5 and race temperature into the teens.

Snow: New cold snow

Underglider: Start BWG Graphite Base Wax

Glider: Start Green: SG10, LF 10, MF10, or HF10

Finishing Top Coat: SFR 75 powder or SFR 92 Cold Block corked in.

Kick: Iron in Base Binder, Cork 4-6 thin layers of Terva Gree

Jan
5
Jan 11

Snow Mountain Ranch Classic

Snow mountain CO Jan 7th

temps very cold below 0

Underglide Start SG Graphite

Glide Start LF10 MF 10 HF 10

Top coat SFR 75 powder or SFR 92 cold block

Under Kick; Base Wax 

Kick; Terva Black 

 

Jan
4
Jan 11

Alta Skate Race, Alta Wyoming January 7th

Alta Skate Race, Alta Wyoming January 7th

 

Snow: New cold snow

Underlayer: Start SGG Graphite

Glider: Start Green: SG10, LF 10, MF10, or HF10

Finishing Top Coat: SFR 92 Cold Block corked in.

 

Dec
29
Jan 4

Betty Woolsey Trail Creek Classic, WY

Betty Woolsey Trail Creek Classic, Dec 31

Classic 

Temps; Cold single digits overnight - race temp into teans

Snow new cold snow 

Glider:

Underlayer: Start SGG Graphite - for new snow

Glider: Start Green : Start SG10, LF 10, MF10 , HF10

Finishing Powder; Start SFR99 Cold Block corked in

Kick;

Start Base Binder iron in

Start Terva Green 6 thin feathered layers- for new snow

 

Dec
29
Jan 4

Steamboat's New Years Relay

Steamboat Touring Center, CO Dec 31

Temps; Low 14 Race Temps 17-22.

Underglide: Start Graphite for new snow

Glide: Start Blue LF8. MF 8, HF 8

Finishing :  Start SFR 60 Powder SFR 92 Cold Block

Underkick: Start Base Binder

Kick; StartTerva Green or Blue for new snow

Dec
29
Jan 4

Bozeman Creek Hill Climb, MT

Bozeman Creek Bozeman MT Sat Dec 31

Temps; Low 14 Race Temps 17-22.

Underglide: Start Graphite for new snow

Glide: Start Blue LF8. MF 8, HF 8

Finishing :  Start SFR 60 Powder SFR 92 Cold Block

Underkick: Start Base Binder

Kick; StartTerva Green or Blue for new snow

Tempo 

Dec
29
Jan 4

SkyWay Skuffle, CO

Skyway Trail System, Grand Mesa, CO Dec 31

Skate

Temps Lows 15 race temps 20-23F

Underglide: Start Graphite for new snow

Glide: Start Blue LF8. MF 8, HF 8

Finishing : SFR 60 Powder SFR 92 Cold Block

Dec
29
Jan 4

Bogus Basin- New Year’s Challenge

Bogus Basin, Boise, ID  Boise ID Dec 31

Skate

Temps: Overnight Lows 10F race temps 15-20

Snow New Cold

Glider:

Underlayer: Start SG Graphite for new snow

Glider: Start Blue LF8, MF8, HF 8

Finishing; Start SFR 92 Cold Block, or SFR 60 Purple Powder

Dec
15
Dec 21

SmartWool Wasatch Citizen Series #1

White Pine Touring Center, Park City, UT – Saturday, December 17 10A.M.

Classic technique

Weather- Overnight lows 5 race temps in the low teens

Snow- New snow - wet snow first then colder snow later

Glider:

Start Graphite Glider

Start MF 10 Green

Start SFR 92 Cold Block or SFR 75 Cold powder top coat

Kick-

Start Base Ironed in

Start RF Blue