Monthly Archives: January 2014

2014 White Pine Stampede

This race is near Mancelona, Michigan. Options are 10k, 20k or 50 k in classic style or freestyle. The NOAA forecast is: This Afternoon: Snow showers with widespread blowing snow. Steady temperature around 24. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of … Continue reading

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2014 Boulder Mountain Tour, Ketchum , Idaho

32km race from Galena Summit to the Woodriver Valley near Ketchum, Idaho. The NOAA forecst: This Afternoon: Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. West northwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance … Continue reading

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2014 Noquemanon Ski Marathon

Noquemanon Ski Marathon (CL or FR)4 Ishpeming to Marquette, MI The NOAA forecast on Thursday is : This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 4. Wind chill values between -10 and … Continue reading

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Sunnyside Pursuit at Mt Bachelor 2014

Here is what I think. 1. The snow is abrasive and pretty cold. -8C (17F) this morning; -13C (8F) on Tuesday. 2. Air temps have been consistently colder than the Mt B sensors say on the Mountain website. Web site … Continue reading

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2014 Cote Dame Marie Loppet Freestyle

Cote Dame Marie Loppet Freestyle Hanson Hills, Grayling NOAA Weather Forecast: Tonight: Snow showers. Low around 22. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around 2 inches. Friday: Snow showers, mainly after 2pm. … Continue reading

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Boulder Lake Ski Race

Weather: Overnight low of 12F, with a high of 20F on Sunday.  0% chance of snow Sunday. Structure: Use a ski with a universal grind.  Good: Iron in, scrape, and brush 2 coats of HC1 Violet Hydrocarbon. Better: Iron in, … Continue reading

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Telemark Chase JNQ – Sunday

Weather: Overnight low of 11F, with a high of 22F on Sunday.  0% chance of snow Sunday. Structure: Use a ski with a universal grind. Good: Iron in, scrape, and brush 2 coats of HC1 Violet Hydrocarbon. Better: Iron in, … Continue reading

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