Monthly Archives: January 2011

Craftsbury Friday PM update

I tested top coats this morning. Snow temp was -6C. Tested Solda HP06, HP05 and HP05-S30 70/30.  At that time HP05 was noticably better than the others. I spent the rest of the time waxing skis for others and got … Continue reading

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Craftsbury testing Solda mid layers.

I just finished testing mid layer Solda waxes. Test time 9:30 AM. Clear sky.  Snow temp -11C. No wind.  I tested F40 Red, F40 Orange Special and F40 Violet Carbon. By far the F40 Violet Carbon was the best.  I … Continue reading

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2011 CRAFTSBURY UPDATE

We skied today at Craftsbury. The snow is good, but very thin in some places. Snow temp was -8C at 10AM and -5C at noon and all afternoon. Rode Weiss was kicking well as was Swix VR45. I tested glide … Continue reading

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NOQUEMANON 2011

The Noque is set for January 25.  It is 50km classic or skate near Marquette, MI. Good terrain and this year good snow for the most part. Forecasts vary, but generally it looks like Friday night overnight low of 14F. … Continue reading

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Tahoe Tour update

Hi Bert, I just read your wax recommendation for the Tahoe Rim Tour. The Glide wax recommendation looks good but the Kick wax recommendation is off. The Kick wax will definitely be Klister. It has’nt snowed hear since the end … Continue reading

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Wax for January 22-23 2011

SOLDA Wax Recommendations for January 22 – 23 2011 COTE DAME MARIE SKI LOPPET Hanson Hills, Grayling, Michigan Michigan Cup 30km freestyle ; start time 10:00AM Forecast overnight low of -5F; start time 0F; high 11 @ 2:00PM.  Snow forecast … Continue reading

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2011 Sunny Side Pursuit, Mt Bachelor

Solda Sunny Side Pursuit 2011 Wax Forecast This race is at Mount Bachelor, Oregon.  Start elevation is 6000 feet above sea level. Start time 10:00AM Saturday stage is a mass start skate race of 10km in hilly terrain. 80% chance … Continue reading

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