Skis should arrive at New Moon at a minimum of two days before your race date. We will accept skis until 10am Tuesday for Wednesday's open track event, and 10am Thursday morning for all Friday and Saturday events. You may opt-in to receive a text when they are finished. Keep in mind we do not receive UPS or FedEx deliveries on Saturday and Sunday.
Power to the podium with the fastest possible skis with New Moon's Waxing Service for Birkie®. Our wax techs carefully study the snow conditions and test waxes to provide you with World-Cup grade performance. All skis are carefully cleaned and prepared with the fastest race waxes available. Only after the best possible combination is found do we proceed with your final race-day application.
As a US Ski & Snowboard sanctioned event, no fluoro wax will be allowed at the 2022 Birkie events. Fluoro testing is conducted by USSA.
*Note to Classic Skiers: To avoid additional charges please make sure all kick wax is removed prior to drop off.
A Few Simple Steps to Follow:
1) Pre-order Birkie Events Wax Service here on this page.
2) Print your order confirmation and secure to your skis with masking tape.
3) Mark your skis with your name and phone # on masking tape.
4) Drop your skis off at New Moon OR carefully pack, insure, and ship your skis to: New Moon Birkie Wax Service, 15569 US Hwy 63, Hayward WI 54843
5) Allow sufficient travel or transit time so that your skis arrive in a timely manner.
Skis will not be delivered to the start area on race day.
If you wish to have New Moon ship your skis back to you post-race, please make arrangements with us during your Birkie visit.
Good Luck at the 2022 American Birkebeiner!
Skin Ski Treatment $15: For Classic Skin skis. Includes skin pattern cleaning and high-performance glide anti-icing and glide treatment applied to the skin pattern. Important for all snow conditions, but vital for dirty or wet snow conditions.
Binder Wax $35: For Waxable Classic skis only. Includes all necessary kick zone prep and binder layers. Final race-day kick wax will not be applied. Final kick wax application is the skier'sresponsibility. Common binder choices for our Birkie Wax Service include Toko Base Green and Swix VG35 or klister binder if appropriate. Very important - Please following notes: For classic binder wax customers, please mark your kick zone. Skiers will need apply their final kick wax and carry a back-up kick wax or two and a cork during the race to accommodate changing conditions or if more kick is needed.