Torrent-races Nove Mesto

Nove Mesto World Cup
If we go to the site, we see results for the skate sprint qualifying heats that indicates Andy Newell is the third fastest qualifier. GO NEWELL !!! Way to b...

Waxing makes skis slower!
Has anyone seen the article in The Economist (Dec 17th, p79)? Some researcher in Sweden did a study that says glide wax only traps dirt and makes your skis go slower for "runs more than a c...

Air Travel w Skis as baggage (was best ski bag?)
Previous rec.skiing.backcountry topic on best ski bag turned to a discussion on air travel ski baggage hassles. Here is what Delta's offical policy is with regard to ski equipment:

? Verizon complex @ Lk Placid Anybody been there in the past day or so?
Has anybody been to Mt Van H in Placid? Updates on conditions?

legs-only skating for itself
Some skiers skate without poles as a means to improve their skate-with-poling technique for freestyle races. I like skating with only my legs as a skiing thing on its own. Several days in ...

Bought Red Creek Fine and Very Fine Steel hand brushes at the end of last year. After about 6 weeks of use this year, a few observations: The Fine Steel seems to work as well as the To...

Conditions report: St-Bernard De Lacolle Quebec Regional park
Just north of the US / Canada border where Interstate 87 becomes Quebec interstate 15. First exit, take a left after the lumber yard 1.5 miles on right. Approximately 60 minutes ...

FA: Nordic Track Pro Ski Computer Pulse Monitor NordicTrack
FA: Nordic Track Pro Ski Computer Pulse Monitor NordicTrack

Noisy Rottefella bindings
My son has some fairly new Rottefella NNN bindings that were installed where he purchased them. The heel plate makes a "squawking" sound when he puts pressure on it (so, whenever he takes a...

Calling Lew Lasher: Question on Stowe areas
I saw on Stowe Mountain Resort's website considerably more positive comments about the base up there than I was hearing from Trapps. Does SMR have snow making equipment that allows them to ...

Salomon Equipe 10 Classic skis
Does anyone have any experience or info. on the new Salomon Equipe 9 or 10 classic skis? They are said to have a hinged wax pocket that allows better kick, while still giving good glide.

Wood Ski Top Finish
Just found an old set of woodies at a resale shop. The bases are in fairly good shape. The tops have the finish scraped/worn off in a few spots. Does anyone know what was normally used on th...


good snow in Quebec City ( I think)
It seems, looking over the weather forecasts and the reports coming in from Quebec...that it will be an all snow event for the Quebec area..and north....but rain as close by as Magog and t...

Skate Boots for Narrow feet
Any recommendations for skate boots or solutions for narrow feet? I tried, but can not find the Rossignol LVF models in 44-45. Thanks.

Property dispute closes some trails in Stowe, Vermont
A property dispute between the two largest cross-country ski areas in Stowe, Vermont has resulted in the closing of some trails at the Stowe Mountain Resort cross-country ski area. <...

Who has the most Energy in XC? The biggest maniac hustler?
Just wondering if everyone who runs an XC center or resort is an energy maniac nonstop hustling chainsawing snowmobile-hoppin' fool. Well, whether it's a common trait or not, I like hearing ...

Trip report - Stowe, Vermont - 24 Dec 2005
I skied today on groomed trails at the AIG/Stowe Mountain Resort and Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, Vermont. Conditions were good, but a little on the wet side. Pretty much all trails were...

More World Cup XC on CBC today 2:30pm DST....
>From Vernon BC & Canmore AB. Taped footage of Sprint Races, I suspect.

tahoe skiing report
Just had to cancel my 1-week Tahoe reservation. No skiing to be found in Royal Gorge (they will take your money though). Auburn is closed. Kirkwood is in a better shape, with large wet spots...

Plantar Faciatiis and Nordic Skiing?
All - First off, Merry Christmas to Clan RSN! Does anyone have any experience w/ plantar faciatiis specifically w/ nordic skiing? I was diagnosed w/ it the other day, but I...

Cross-CountrySkiing Lapland Lake NY this Weekend
Several friends and I are headed to Lapland Lake NY Nordic Ski Center this weekend, Sat-Monday Dec 24th-26th . If you will be in the area please say hi and ski some...

here comes the pineapple express ugh
The West Coast of NA has been deluged lately with rain......eating up all the least here in the Sierra. I see that the mild Pacific air is moving across the US now......... I ...

Japanese Nordic World Cup Team
I was quite surprised by the performances of the Japanese skiers at the CN World Cups ! I don't pay enough attention to it to have noticed these skiers previously. Ther...

Looking for One Piece Race Suits!
I'm still a fan of the old one piece race suits, especially models with the long front zippers vs. shoulder zips. These are getting hard to find and was wondering if anyone knew of a source ...

I'm relatively new to racing and was wondering what people wear under their racing suit when the temperature gets cold. Want something that won't bunch up when I pull the suite on, wicks aw...

DXC Donates $1000 to Kids
DULUTH CROSS COUNTRY SKI CLUB GIVES $1000 TO YOUTH SKIING PROGRAMS Duluth, MN - The Duluth Cross Country Ski Club (DXC) has donated $1000 to two Duluth area youth skiing programs. ...

Places to Ski: St. Lawrence County
Will be in the Ogdensburg/Canton area in the next couple of weeks and am looking for a place to do some skate sking. I believe that Canton High School and some of the area colleges have ski...

Masters Nordic Clinic at Mt. Van Hoevenberg
All - Pete Phillips, NY Ski Education Foundation head coach, will present a nordic clinic for Masters at the Verizon Sports Center, Mt. van Hoevenberg, on Wednesday, Dec. 28t...

Page: 0  1  2  3