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BNS Wax Recommendation City of Lakes Loppet

BNS Wax Recommendation

City of Lakes Loppet

2/1-2/2020

Event Information-

https://www.loppet.org/

 

 

Weather:

Friday

A chance of snow, possibly mixing with freezing drizzle after 10am, then gradually ending. Patchy freezing fog between 9am and 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

Saturday

Partly sunny, with a high near 35. West wind around 5 mph.

Saturday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

Sunday

Partly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

 

 

 

Classic Recommendation: 

Base Layer: hard LF graphite layer of your choice

Race Paraffin: Holmenkol Syntec Mid

Topcoat: Ski*Go N21 powder and block

Structure: C1.2 or C2.2 stonegrind with one pass of the Holmenkol Cross Structure Tool two rollers.

Kick: start with a thin layer of Vauhti Super Base.  Race layers to try are Guru Red, Guru Special, Rode VO, Rex TK-1814.     

 

 

Skate Recommendation: 

Base Layer: hard LF graphite layer of your choice

Race Paraffin: Holmenkol Syntec Wet

Topcoat: Ski*Go C22 powder and block

Structure: S2.2 or S3.2 stonegrind with two passes of the Holmenkol Cross Structure Tool with two rollers. 

 

 

Notes - we will be testing kick and glide over the next two days.  Stop in to visit our new retail shop at the Trailhead at Wirth to get the latest results and recommendations.  Our kick recommendation for Saturday morning may evolve over the next two days as the forecast gets more into focus.

 

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