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A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 5
A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 5

A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 5

12/12/2011 - By Mike Muha

The horizontal water bottle holder is OK, but the huge cargo space makes this water bottle belt a winner for classic skiers or folks who want to carry more gear.

Kick Waxing Tip from Marty Hall

12/6/2011 - By Marty Hall

Here is something I've just started doing with Toko Base Green. I did this twice last year with huge success - both for kick and glide.

A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 4
A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 4

A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 4

12/2/2011 - By Mike Muha

Angled and insulated holster, water bottle, pocket, gel flask and holder, and shock cord to hold loose ends. Is this it? Have I finally found the perfect water bottle belt?

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Wax report from CXC Team

11/30/2011 - By Jason Cork

This year in Yellowstone, we brought a relatively small group (seven) of skiers and only one coach, so waxing had the potential to get hairy if conditions got completely sketchy.

A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 3
A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 3

A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 3

11/30/2011 - By Mike Muha

The next sweet water bottle belt to ingratiate itself was a Solda belt. It looked like a nice holster for the water bottle, and duo pockets on either side. Maybe this will be the one.

Post Yellowstone SuperTour waxing report from BSF

11/29/2011 - By Bjørn Bakken

Finally back in the normal routine here in Bozeman. Here is a general recap of what we were finding in West Yellowstone last week.

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A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 2
A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 2

A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 2

11/29/2011 - By Mike Muha

The first pretty water bottle holder I tried was another Ultimate Directions, the "Access Gel". It seemed to have everything - a water bottle, gel flask and holder, wax pouch, and a nifty way to manage excess belt length.

A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 1
A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 1

A quest for the perfect water bottle belt, Part 1

11/28/2011 - By Mike Muha

My original water bottle belt was an Ultimate Directions. But there were water bottle holder sirens on the market promising easier bottle access, built in gel flasks, more ergonomic belts - and they seduced me away from my loyal holder.

Saturday SuperTour classic race
Saturday SuperTour classic race

Saturday SuperTour classic race

11/27/2011 - By Ian Harvey

At 7am, it was -17f. Yes, the remnants of the tropical storm were gone! Today was a delight. West Yellowstone was back to its wonderful normal self.

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Unpredictable weather for SuperTour skate race
Unpredictable weather for SuperTour skate race

Unpredictable weather for SuperTour skate race

11/26/2011 - By Ian Harvey

The forecast for last night was predictably off. They had called for the temperatures to sink dramatically and for a bunch of snow to fall. It has been my experience that when the weather is warm and a front is supposed to come and kick it out...

Eastern snow in West  Yellowstone
Eastern snow in West  Yellowstone

Eastern snow in West Yellowstone

11/25/2011 - By Ian Harvey

esterday while it was snowing the snow was acting predictably "cold" despite the warm temperatures. Then after it stopped snowing, it got very wet and the warmer waxes were far better.

Did you lose a Fischer ski in the Traverse City area?

11/23/2011 - By Bob Frye

I received a call form a fellow who found a single light blue Fischer ski on the side of the road in the Traverse City area...

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