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Start Wax & Poles enages Endurance Enterprises and Q-Outdoor
Start Wax & Poles enages Endurance Enterprises and Q-Outdoor

Start Wax & Poles enages Endurance Enterprises and Q-Outdoor

7/15/2011 - By Andrew Gerlach

Startex Oy, owner of the Start wax and pole brands, is launching a two-pronged U.S. marketing, sales and fulfillment program.

Swix moves to larger US digs
Swix moves to larger US digs

Swix moves to larger US digs

7/14/2011 - By Swix

The 65-year-old Swix brand has outgrown its current location in Wilmington, MA and is moving into an updated warehouse facility in Haverhill.

87 hours to pick skis
87 hours to pick skis

87 hours to pick skis

7/7/2011 - By Rick Halling

US distributors of the top ski companies have made it a point to bring over their engineers and race directors from Europe to visit American retailers. The visitors have consistently been blown away by the attention to detail and the obsession with fit.

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Caldwell leaves BNS, reopens Caldwell Sport
Caldwell leaves BNS, reopens Caldwell Sport

Caldwell leaves BNS, reopens Caldwell Sport

5/23/2011 - By Zach Caldwell

For the past two seasons we have been located in Colorado, working for Boulder Nordic Sport. Our return to Vermont will mark a return to a more narrowly defined business model focusing on our strengths - race ski selection and ski stonegrinding.

RaceSplitter adds category support
RaceSplitter adds category support

RaceSplitter adds category support

4/27/2011 - By RaceSplitter

RaceSplitter now supports a key feature: support for multiple categories within a race. RaceSplitter has become a tool not only useful for coaches, but also as a complete timing and results publication solution for race organizers.

Rossignol RED, WHITE BLUE Program
Rossignol RED, WHITE BLUE Program

Rossignol RED, WHITE BLUE Program

4/8/2011 - By Ira Edwards

The RED-WHITE-BLUE Support Program is designed as an incentive plan for those athletes and programs that are truly serious about ski racing. It is also a feeder program for our Elite Team, which is in turn a feeder to the US Ski Team.

www.rundlesport.com

Summer ski storage waxing

4/6/2011 - By Ian Harvey

Here are Toko's recommendations for storage waxing of skis.

Skiing offered on Caribbean cruise ship
Skiing offered on Caribbean cruise ship

Skiing offered on Caribbean cruise ship

4/1/2011 - By Penny Stamp

The Iglucruise features a 150 metre ski slope on the top deck. At the foot of the ski slope there is a hot tub and apr├Ęs-ski bar. Ski and boot hire is included for all guests.

The importance of structure

3/31/2011 - By Garrott Kuzzy

I was feeling great. Unfortunately, as we got into the woods, the snow changed from dry and wind-blown, to wet and soggy.

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Summer Ski Prep

3/28/2011 - By Swix

New summer prep products for Fluor users, plus advice for everyone.

Something different: Boy Scout sled waxing!
Something different: Boy Scout sled waxing!

Something different: Boy Scout sled waxing!

3/24/2011 - By Ian Harvey

I then cautioned them that they no longer had a pulk sled, but rather a rocketship and to be careful because the thing was going to slide a whole lot faster than they thought it would...

Something different: Canoe waxing!
Something different: Canoe waxing!

Something different: Canoe waxing!

3/23/2011 - By Eric Fraser

Although ski wax is designed for skiing, there are some who use it for activities that are completely different. An unwaxed canoe can require a bull weight of over 50 pounds compared to a well waxed canoe which can require less than 13 pounds.

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