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Weekend race wax recommendations

Thu, Dec 31, 2009 - By Mike Muha

Race wax recommendations for the Nubs Nob Freestyle, Boyne Highlands Classic, and Boyne Highlands JOQ Sprints. Check back for updates!

The Fast Wax ski wax story

Wed, Dec 23, 2009 - By Dan Meyers

The Fast Wax development really began when I first started skiing. I soon learned that if my skis were waxed really well there was distinct advantage over other skiers.

XCold Application

Tue, Dec 22, 2009 - By Ian Harvey

XCold powder is one of Toko's standout products. It really is an essential part of any competitive skier's wax box. Here is information on when and how to use it.

Guidelines for prepping hairies skis

Wed, Dec 16, 2009 - By Peter Hale

Rubbing the base of the ski makes the hairs, which stand up on the base material. These standing haris provide the grip needed for wet snow conditions.

How to Rotocork

Tue, Dec 15, 2009 - By Ian Harvey

Technique is critical in rotocorking cross country skis. There are two general methods: high rpms with light pressure, and low rpms with high pressure.

Toko JetStream application tips

Fri, Dec 11, 2009 - By Ian Harvey

There are three main application methods for applying JetStream for Nordic racing.

Hairy skis for hairy conditions

Thu, Dec 10, 2009 - By Peter Hale

For the casual fitness skier, or for skiers from the skating-only crowd starting to embrace classic skiing, the Zero ski allows a more positive kick and experience in the most difficult wax conditions.

When to use Swix HF-BD and HF-BDW waxes

Tue, Dec 8, 2009 - By Kevin Sweeney

Swix HFBW waxes are frequently used in conditions that are either dirty and / or cold and dry, or a combination of both. In clean, new and newer snow, the HF line runs well alone and the BW additive does not enhance performance.


Norwegian wax truck

Mon, Nov 23, 2009 - By Knut Nystad

Visit the inside of the Norwegian wax truck with Knut Nystad.

Toko 2009-2010 Nordic Ski Prep Tech Manual

Wed, Oct 21, 2009 - By Toko

UPDATED: Download Toko's 12 page racing tech manual for the 2009-2010 season. It covers structuring, brushing, ironing, skate and kick wax application, and base cleaning.

Swix 2009-2010 Nordic Ski Prep Tech Manual

Mon, Oct 19, 2009 - By Swix

Download Swix's 37 page racing tech manual for this coming season. It covers structuring, brushing, ironing, skate and kick wax application, and base cleaning.

HOLMENKOL: New distribution network in the USA

Sat, Aug 29, 2009 - By Christian Steiler

HOLMENKOL turns to specialist distributers to sell their products in the US.

Toko Tech Team starts blog

Tue, Aug 18, 2009 - By Ian Harvey

Our hope in creating this blog is to establish a resource for the general public to learn about waxing as well as to provide some interesting ski related reading.

Base structure

Spacing, Depth, Interruption, Pattern

Thu, Jul 2, 2009 - By Mark Waechter

Working with machine structures on skis, there are only a few variables that can be adjusted to influence the performance of the ski.

Glide Wax Utility for iPhone

Thu, Jun 18, 2009 - By Mark Waechter

Hey, check out this new iPhone utility! The Nordic Glide Wax utility for iPhone and iPod Touch, provides glide wax recommendations (Swix, Toko, and Solda) based on temperature, snow type, and humidity.

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