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Triac Basket System trickles down the Swix race pole line
Triac Basket System trickles down the Swix race pole line

Triac Basket System trickles down the Swix race pole line

11/7/2012 - By Mike Muha

For 2013, Swix's "screw on" Triac basket has trickled down from the top-of-the-line Triac cross country ski pole to three other poles in the Swix line: the Start TBS, Team TBS, and Carbon TBS poles.

How is that masked man (and why is he wearing the mask?)
How is that masked man (and why is he wearing the mask?)

How is that masked man (and why is he wearing the mask?)

11/6/2012 - By Bert Hinkley

I was waxing at the WebSkis shop when the sun was finally high enough to shine through a skylight directly onto my work area. HOLY WOW, what a lot of dust there was in the air. I was using hand brushes and a low-fluor /hydrocarbon wax

Start waxing guides
Start waxing guides

Start waxing guides

10/29/2012 - By Mike Muha

Start has two waxing guides: one for the competitive cross country skier, the other for recreational or performance-oriented skiers.

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Mt. Borah; New Store, New Line, New Prices
Mt. Borah; New Store, New Line, New Prices

Mt. Borah; New Store, New Line, New Prices

10/14/2012 - By Ben Wizner

Mt. Borah Custom has been busy making significant changes to the company’s 2013 Nordic collection, with new fabrics and reduced pricing.

Fischer Skis Announces 2012-2013 Athlete Signings, led by Kikkan Randall
Fischer Skis Announces 2012-2013 Athlete Signings, led by Kikkan Randall

Fischer Skis Announces 2012-2013 Athlete Signings, led by Kikkan Randall

9/30/2012 - By Fischer Skis

Four of the six A Team athletes on the U.S. Cross Country Ski Team have committed to race on Fischer skis through the 2014 Games in Sochi, Russia.

Red Guru Wax
Red Guru Wax

Red Guru Wax

9/23/2012 - By Mike Muha

A great video to the tune of "Red Solo Cup". You'll never think about klister the same again...

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Wild Shot: Struggles and successes in biathlon and cross country skiing
Wild Shot: Struggles and successes in biathlon and cross country skiing

Wild Shot: Struggles and successes in biathlon and cross country skiing

9/17/2012 - By Mike Muha

The US Biathlon Association decides to dump you. What do you do? Head to Europe to train with the best. And so begins the adventure in Andy Liebner's excellent book.

Salomon Equip 10 skate skis series
Salomon Equip 10 skate skis series

Salomon Equip 10 skate skis series

9/12/2012 - By Andrew Gerlach

Andrew Gerlach reviews the different Salomon Equip 10 Skate Ski models: SG, Cold and Warm.

New Alpina ESK Pro boot raises forefoot
New Alpina ESK Pro boot raises forefoot

New Alpina ESK Pro boot raises forefoot

9/11/2012 - By Mike muha

Kris Freeman shows off the features of his new Alpina ESK Pro skate boots, which angles the foot upward.

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What is a "race stock" cross country ski?
What is a "race stock" cross country ski?

What is a "race stock" cross country ski?

9/5/2012 - By Rick Halling

Some companies will offer dealers skis with names like RACE STOCK, CUSTOM SKIS or HAND PICKED for an additional charge. Some dealers, not all, will charge extra for these specially designated skis. Exactly what are these skis with fancy names?

US, Norweigian and Swedish skiers on Sognefjell  glacier in Norway
US, Norweigian and Swedish skiers on Sognefjell  glacier in Norway

US, Norweigian and Swedish skiers on Sognefjell glacier in Norway

8/30/2012 - By Rick Halling

For many years, top Norwegian and Swedish athletes have ventured north at the end of spring for extensive on snow training at the Sognefjell glacier in Norway. This spring, more US skiers have made the trip to Sognefjell than at anytime before.

XCHQ Labor Day Sales, Yoga for Skiers, and Ski Walking Clinic, this weekend
XCHQ Labor Day Sales, Yoga for Skiers, and Ski Walking Clinic, this weekend

XCHQ Labor Day Sales, Yoga for Skiers, and Ski Walking Clinic, this weekend

8/29/2012 - By Bob Frye

Cross Country Ski Headquarters to host Yoga for Skiers, Ski Walking Clinic, and Giant Closeout Sale over Labor Day Weekend

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UPCOMING NON-RACE EVENTS

TUE, OCT 23, 2018

Team NordicSkiRacer rollerski intervals
Maybury State Park, 8 Mile Rd entrance, Northville, MI

SAT, OCT 27, 2018

Cross Country Ski Headquarters Season Opening Sale and Cider Press Party
Cross Country SKi Headquarters, 9435 N. Cut Rd., Roscommon, MI 48653

Rollerski Time Trial (FREE)
Maybury State Park, 8 Mile Rd entrance, Northville, MI

More events...

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