Clinics and Coaching

Tuesday Night Wax Clinics »

Learn to wax from the best in the business. Every week from first snow to the third week of February (the weekend of the American Birkebeiner ski race), Gear West will show you how to make your skis lightning fast and easy-to-kick. We cover different topics each week as well as answering your specific waxing questions. Clinic instructors include US Nationals winning wax tech Matt Fox, Midwest skiing legend Brian Knutson, and former Birkie winner Matt Liebsch, as well as guest instruction from wax company tech reps throughout the winter.

Fall Run Training Program

Get ready for your fall runs with a trainining program designed for your goals.=The 10 week training plan begins Tuesday August 1st and is taught by Corey Towle, Gear West’s Run Manager.

Team XC United

Gear West is official equipment sponsor of Team XC United. This invite only racing team provides dedicated master athletes access to elite coaching and race support. XC United athletes are expected to put the majority of their training hours in independently, but meet up regularly for high level technique work and key workouts. Team XC United is also focused on improving the cross country skiing community, so membership is based on attitude and community engagement as much as race results.