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California Gold Rush Festival, Royal Gorge XC, Soda Springs, CA

10K/5K Classic, mass start.

Forecast/conditions: Overnight low of 15, temps at start 22. Highs 29. New snow, packed powder. Mostly cloudy with light winds. Snow showers likely.


Base: MF8 Blue, scraped and brushed.

Glide: FHF4, scraped and brushed. HF line option: HF6 Violet (-2..-7C), scraped and brushed.

Topcoat: FHF3 Liquid (+1..-5C) or FHF11 block. HF line option: HF1 liquid, or HF11 block.


Base: Rough up base with 150grit sandpaper, and then iron on a layer of Start Base grip wax. 

Grip: Apply 2 layers of RF Racing Red, followed by 2 layers of RF Racing Blue.