9am Classic start, 9:30am Skate start. 26K, mass start, point to point.
Forecast/conditions: Overnight low of 27, temps at race start 32F, with an expected high of 46. Mostly sunny with light east winds. Expect new, transforming snow mixed with transformed snow.
Glidewax: Apply a layer of LF8 or MF8 Blue, scrape and brush. Apply HF4 or FHF4, scrape and brush.
Topcoat: FHF11 block, or HF11 block, crayoned on and either roto-corked or ironed through a sheet of fiberlene. After base cools, rub on another layer of fluor block, and hand-cork. Brush out with dedicated fluor brushes.
Gripwax: Clean and sand gripzone. Apply a thin layer of Base Klister, or a layer of Base Spray. Apply a Layer of FHF 50 Universal Klister, and let cool. Apply a layer of MFW Blue or Oslo Racing Extra Blue onto the klister, and carefully blend with the klister. Let cool, and add another layer of the MFW or Oslo Blue.