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US Pro-Ski Rollerski Distributership Changes Hands

4/11/2006 - By Gordon Lange

WebSkis/WebCyclery of Bend, Oregon has taken over the North American distributorship of PRO-SKI rollerskis from Sweden.,

Sharpen Your Rollerski Ferrules with a Dremel
Sharpen Your Rollerski Ferrules with a Dremel

Sharpen Your Rollerski Ferrules with a Dremel

4/5/2006 - By Veit Schenk

Something I find really useful for sharpening rollerski ferrules is a Dremel with a diamond-disc. The diamond disc cuts through the ferrule tips like butter. And you can take the Dremel with you on holidays!,

Easy Grip Paper Strip Wax at Opet Spar

3/14/2006 - By Howard Feit

The day before the Opet Spar cross country ski race, thousands of skiers drop off their skis at the Intersport shop in Mora where wax reps will wax your skis. I had them use the new Rex Easy Grip Paper Strip Wax.,

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Swix Launches Radical New Pole
Swix Launches Radical New Pole

Swix Launches Radical New Pole

2/7/2006 - By Mike Muha

Swix is introducing The Direct Force Concept 'FORCE 10' Ski Pole in time for the 2006 Olympics. Dick Fultz discusses his experiences with them.,

New Fischer Carbonlite Skis
New Fischer Carbonlite Skis

New Fischer Carbonlite Skis

2/2/2006 - By Andy Canniff, Fischer Sports

Fischer introduces the lightest racing ski in the world, the RCS Carbonlite. Available in both Skating and Classic models, the new Carbonlite weighs in under 1000 grams.,

NIS Bindings – Mid-Winter Review
NIS Bindings – Mid-Winter Review

NIS Bindings – Mid-Winter Review

1/27/2006 - By Mark Waechter

I’ve been using the NIS bindings on both skate and classic skis this season, and here are a few comments after 50 days on snow. Speaking for myself, I can’t imagine owning another pair of skis that don’t have this adjustability.,

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Fischer Dumps Salomon, Picks Up NNN
Fischer Dumps Salomon, Picks Up NNN

Fischer Dumps Salomon, Picks Up NNN

1/25/2006 - By tjfnnfxrx

Rottefella and Fischer join forces when Fischer's contract with Salomon ends winter 2006/07. Will Centex boots come with NNN?, ,

The Ski Bro
The Ski Bro

The Ski Bro

1/25/2006 - By Tim Feldkamp

Team NordicSkiRacer introduces the Ski Bro, an easy to use classic ski covering to keep kick wax off your ski bag and hands during transport. The Ski Bro is made from an ordinary plastic grocery bag. If you use klister, you'll want your own Ski Bro!,

Review: The 2005/06 Atomic RS11 192 Warm/Hard Skating Ski
Review: The 2005/06 Atomic RS11 192 Warm/Hard Skating Ski

Review: The 2005/06 Atomic RS11 192 Warm/Hard Skating Ski

12/21/2005 - By James Hull

With a quiver of first year Atomic RS10's in a soft marathon flex, paired with last years Rossignol F2's, my intention was to find an all-around ski with the flex targeted to complement the firmer Rossi's. I elected to go the Atomic RS11 route.,

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Learn to Make Snowshoes at Ludington State Park

12/19/2005 - By Mary Dettloff, DNR

Ludington State Park is hosting a series of snowshoe-making workshops this winter at the park's warming shelter.,

Hotbox vs. Iron Shootout!

12/14/2005 - By Mike Muha

What the advantage of hotboxing your skis over ironing wax into the bases? What's the advantage of ironing over hotboxing? Find out!,

Build Your Own Hot Box
Build Your Own Hot Box

Build Your Own Hot Box

12/10/2005 - By Rob Blazoff

Here's the story of how I built a wall-mount wax box based on instructions provide by Nat Brown, former owner of Nordic Ultratune. I can probably put 6 pairs of skis in the box at one time.,

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UPCOMING NON-RACE EVENTS

SAT, SEP 29, 2018

Forbush Corner Fall Work Weekend(s)
Forbush Corner, Frederic, MI

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