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Stride Ride Glide Triathlon, Superior Municipal Forest Ski Trails, Superior, WI

Ski leg is last of the three. Mass start. 

Forecast/conditions: Overnight low of 22F, temps at race start near 34F. Icy transformed snow.

Glidewax: 

Base: LF8 Blue, or BM6 Molybdenum fluor, scraped while bases are still warm, and brushed.

Glide: HF4 Red and HF8 Blue, mixed 2:1 Red to Blue, scraped and brushed.

Top: HF11 Block, ironed through a sheet of fiberlene, and then corked and brushed.

Gripwax:

Base: Rough up kick-zone with 150grit sandpaper.  Iron in a layer of Start Klister Base.  

Grip. Apply a layer of Start Universal Wide Klister, possibly mixed under the toe with Start Special Klister. Cork smooth and let cool. Finally, apply a thin layer of Black Magic hard wax, and cork smooth without blending it into the klister layer.