Waxing 101 - Alpine Ski and Snowboard - Nov14

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  • Date
    Tuesday, 14 November, 2017
  • Time
    From 06:30 pm to 07:30 pm PST
  • Organizer
    MEC Kelowna
  • Price
    Free
  • Address
    MEC Kelowna
    1876 Cooper Rd #100
    Kelowna, BC
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GET A JUMP ON WINTER!

Winter is almost here so break out those skis or board and get prepped for that first snowfall! Our in-house experts will help you get the best performance possible out of your gear. We will also cover ski structure and general maintenance.
 
The Alpine/Snowboard session will help you become familiar with all the materials and techniques required to maintain your Alpine skis or snowboard, including:
 
  • Base repair " P TEX "
  • Edge Sharpening
  • Waxing
 
The Nordic session will help you become familiar with all the materials and techniques required to wax Nordic skis, including:
 
·      Cleaning your bases
·      Applying glide and kick waxes
·      Applying Klister
·      Waxing waxless bases
·      Tips for selecting appropriate waxes to match conditions
 
Please note that this is a demonstration class. Although it is not required, you are welcome to bring your personal gear in if you have specific questions at the end of the clinic.
 
Any questions can be directed to Outreach Coordinator Nicole: 
klo_oc@mec.ca or contact the store at 250-448-7637.