Forecast Based Wax Recommendation
Note: This initial Birkie wax recommendation is largely based on average temperatures, which can differ greatly from the forecast predictions which will be available closer to the date. This recommendation will continue to be updated as the event approaches.
February 8 Average Temperature:
The Birkie Society is reporting excellent trail conditions as of January 25, 2020. The warm temperatures during the past week have not had a significant impact on the trails. Official snow depths of more than 30 cm are being reported. The long term average is closer to 20 cm.
Traditional Glide Wax Options:
Spray Glide Wax Options:
Kick Wax Options:
Binder is important given the length of the event. For best durability, melt in with an iron or heat gun and cork smooth. Choose strong binders such as: