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Rossignol RED-WHITE-BLUE Support Program
Rossignol RED-WHITE-BLUE Support Program

Rossignol RED-WHITE-BLUE Support Program

3/24/2009 - By Ira Edwards

With the help of the top race department in the industry, Rossignol is offering you the support you may need to make that next step in your racing career.

CHAOS Headwear Supports US Cross Country Championships

3/20/2009 - By Andrew Gerlach

CHAOS Headwear and the US Cross Country Championships announce their team sponsorship as a special headwear supplier for this race series. One hundred and eight Staff and participants will be given a Chaos collectors hat for this years championship.

Get the new 2009 American Birkebeiner video
Get the new 2009 American Birkebeiner video

Get the new 2009 American Birkebeiner video

3/17/2009 - By CXC Skiing

Travel the hills of the Birkie trail with the men competing to win the 36th American Birkebeiner. This exciting video puts you with the lead pack as they seek to drop their competition and strategize with teamates to secure victory on Main St. in Hayward.

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Attention skiers who knit!
Attention skiers who knit!

Attention skiers who knit!

3/17/2009 - By Maria Stuber

The Knitters Niche in Marquette, MI (www.knittersniche.com) has offered to help the XC Ski Alliance for the 2009/2010 season.

Factors that affect glide in fresh snow

3/14/2009 - By Ian Harvey

There are four factors that can affect glide regularly in fresh snow: wrong flex, too aggressive structure, base hair, and not enough wax in the ski bases.

Wax recommendations for this weekend's races

3/13/2009 - By Mike Muha

UPDATED: Wax recommendations from Fast Wax, Solda, Swix and Toko for the weekend's Michigan Cup (and other) races. Check back for updates!

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Wax recommendations for this weekend's races...and a tour!

3/5/2009 - By Mike Muha

Wax recommendations from Fast Wax, Solda, Swix and Toko for the weekend's Michigan Cup races, the Great Bear Chase, and the Wabos Loppet (plus others). Check back for updates!

Nordic Ultratune's February Newsletter

2/27/2009 - By Mark Waechter

Good stuff - Successful Birkie grinds, a new groind for warm/moist conditions, using respiorators in the wax room, notes about the Wolrld Cup at Whistler Olympic Park, and more!

Wax recommendations for the weekend racing scene

2/26/2009 - By Mike Muha

Wax recommendations from Fast Wax, Solda, Swix and Toko for the weekend's Michigan Cup (and other) races. Check back for updates!

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How we did it - Swix at the Birkie

2/26/2009 - By Pete Edwards

Swix Sport Racing Service was extremely confident in this glide wax recommendation. Beginning on Tuesday morning, Swix Racing Service staff in conjunction with the Saab Salomon Factory Team’s wax technician, Fabien Blondeau, began testing waxes.

Testing the 2010 Rossignol Xium WCS skate skis
Testing the 2010 Rossignol Xium WCS skate skis

Testing the 2010 Rossignol Xium WCS skate skis

2/24/2009 - By Mark Waechter

Rossignol has trimmed weight from the tip - that's the most noticeable structural difference. The tip is pared down to the carbon layer with reinforcing remaining around the perimeter.

What we did, why, and how it worked out

2/24/2009 - By Ian Harvey, Toko

How Toko's wax recommendation for glide and kick evolved from Tuesday through racing morning at the 2009 American Birkebeiner.

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