10am race start, Saturday, January 19. 26K Men’s race, 13K Women, 8K Juniors. Freestyle Mass start by distance.
Forecast/conditions: Overnight low around 0F, temps at race start 5F. Firm, natural snow. Mostly cloudy skies, 30% chance of light snow.
Glidewax: Apply LF10 Green, scrape and brush. Apply MF10, HF10 or HFxt Green, scrape and brush with metal, horsehair and stiff nylon brush. For topcoat, rub on a layer of HF13 block. and iron through a sheet of fiberlene. Let ski cool, and add a second rubbed-on layer of HF13. Iron again, and after ski has cooled, hand-cork. Let ski cool again, and polish with a dedicated fluor polishing brush. Rebrush after testing/warming up.
Gripwax: Clean and sand bases. Apply a thin layer of Base Wax, and cork smooth, making sure to clean any Base off of ski edges and out of groove. Apply 2 layers of Synthetic Green, followed by 2 layers of Synthetic Black.