Monthly Archives: February 2014

2014 Mt Bachelor Cascade Crest

This is a 15km or 25km skate race.  Current NOAA forecast for Sunday, March 2: Friday Night: Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 … Continue reading

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Mt Bachelor Classic

Saturday, March 1; 5km, 10km or 15km Classic. Current NOAA forecast: Late Afternoon: Scattered snow showers. Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 34. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Tonight: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Partly … Continue reading

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2014 Snow Mountain Stampede

March 1-2, 2014: 31st Annual Madshus Snow Mountain Stampede:Two day Classic and Skate race.  42km, 21km, and 10km. Current NOAA forecast: Late Afternoon: Snow likely. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 33. West wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 … Continue reading

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Black Mountain Michigan Cup Freestyle

Sunday, March 2, 2014:2nd Annual Freestyle Race – 10am Start12 km freestyle (skate) ski race (Michigan cup event) Currrent NOAA forecast: Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Wind chill values as low as -3. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Saturday … Continue reading

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BLACK MOUNTAIN CLASSIC

Saturday, March 1, 2014:10th Annual Black Mountain Nordic Classic – 10:00am Start31 km classic-only cross country ski race (Michigan cup event) Current NOAA forecast: Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -23. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light west after … Continue reading

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Birkie 2014

A little cold at the Birkie The 2014 Birkie is in the books. The snow was soft and slow. It was about 2F at the start, and maybe 12F at the end. It looked like anyone after the front of … Continue reading

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Birkie Wax Recommendation

We finally got out to test some wax this afternoon (Friday, Feb 21). Looks like we received about 9-12″ of snow here in Hayward, so testing has been tough. We went out to Mosquito Brook to test. Looked like about … Continue reading

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