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2019 Gatineau Loppet Wax recommendation
By:  Team XC Ottawa   (2019/02/15)


With nearly 50cm of fresh snow this week the Gatineau Park is a winter wonderland! The weekend weather also looks to be cooperating, and it could be one of the most enjoyable loppet weekends in memory. Cold -20C overnight, but with sun and highs of -6C it should be a great time!

Waxing shouldn't be that tricky. Glide at the moment is a bit slow, ski camber and base structure will play a big role in ski speed. So choose wisely.


HF Moly, HF Blue, Gold Fox Powder (HFC 15.1 powder seemed good too)

They don`t actually sell GoldFox anymore or HFC 15.1 the new alternative is FC Cold.


Super Binder, 2 layers of K15 underfoot, K19

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