Vasaloppet’s official ski waxing service in Mora and Sälen is available for all Winter Week races. When buying ski wax service in Mora transport of your waxed skis is included to your start location for some races. Transport is in collaboration with DHL.

Book ski waxing

Book a waxing appropriate for you and your skiing. Vasaloppet collaborates with Swix who offer the best and most environmental alternative to fluorine wax on the market today.

Vasaloppet recommends all participants to make an active choice when selecting wax and to think of environmental consequences!

Pre-booking is possible in limited numbers. If your selected choice is no longer bookable, it may still be possible to hand your skis in for service on location in Mora or Sälen, subject to availability.

Vasaloppet’s official waxing service can be found in the Vasaloppet Trade Fair in Mora and by the start number distribution at the start in Sälen.

Read about the waxing packets

Mora Sälen Hand in date Race
Book Book 22/2 Kortvasan
Book Book 23/2 Tjejvasan
Book Book 24/2 Öppet Spår Sunday
Book Book 25/2 Öppet Spår Monday
Book Book 26/2 Halvvasan
Book Book 1/3 Stafettvasan
Book Book 1/3 Nattvasan
Book Book 3/3 Vasaloppet

There is a service fee of 15 SEK per order. There are no refunds on bought tickets. Wax tickets are not personal but they are tied to the day and time you book. For secure second-hand re-sale of tickets we refer you to Tickster Resale. Tickster advises against buying or selling second-hand tickets in any other way.

Ski transport to the start

When handing in your skis for waxing in Mora, the fee includes transport of your waxed skis to your start location for Kortvasan, Tjejvasan, Öppet Spår Sunday and Monday and Halvvasan. Of course you can instead choose to transport your skis to the start yourself. Transport is in collaboration with DHL. (NOTE! This service is not available in Sälen.)

Opening hours

At the earliest you can hand in your skis the day before your race. Your waxing ticket is only valid for your race. Vasaloppet’s official waxing service can be found in the Vasaloppet Trade Fair in Mora and by the number bib tent at the start in Berga by, Sälen.

Mora – The Vasaloppet Trade Fair
Mora
Hand in
Mora
Return
Oxberg
Return
Sälen
Return
Thursday 22/2 13:00–20:00 –22:00
Friday 23/2 10:00–20:00 –23:00 07:30–12:00
Saturday 24/2 10:00–20:00 –23:00 07:30–12:00
Sunday 25/2 10:00–20:00 –22:00 05:30–08:15
Monday 26/2 10:00–20:00 –22:00 05:30–08:15
Tuesday 27/2 08:00–11:45
Thursday 1/3 15:00–20:00 –21:00
Friday 2/3 10:00–14:00 –15:00
Saturday 3/3 10:00–20:00 –22:00
Sälen – The start number distribution
Sälen
Hand in and return
Thursday 22/2 10:00–18:00
Friday 23/2 06:30–20:00
Saturday 24/2 06:30–21:00
Sunday 25/2 05:30–21:00
Monday 26/2 05:30–18:00
Tuesday 27/2 06:00–10:00
Thursday 1/3 10:00–20:00
Friday 2/3 06:30–20:00
Saturday 3/3 08:00–21:00
Sunday 4/3 05:00–08:00

Waxing packets

Standard wax packet, no fluorine
This is the packet Vasaloppet recommends to you the participant; it is the best choice for the environment. A wax appropriate for all races, short and long.
– Cleaning the grip zone and glide areas (including plush on skin skis).
– Swix fluorine-free paraffin is heated into the glide areas for better dirt and moisture-repellency and better glide.
– Roughing the grip area and applying fluorine-free grip wax with base wax warmed in first for better durability (on skin skis the plush is impregnated).

Standard low-fluorine wax packet
A wax appropriate for all races, short and long.
– Cleaning the grip zone and glide areas (including plush on skin skis).
– Swix low-fluorine paraffin is heated into the glide areas for better dirt and moisture-repellency and better glide.
– Roughing the grip area and applying grip wax with base wax warmed in first for better durability (on skin skis the plush is impregnated).

Advanced waxing packet
A somewhat more advanced waxing that works for all races, short and long.
– Cleaning the grip zone and glide areas (including plush on skin skis).
– Swix high-fluorine paraffin is heated into the glide areas for better dirt and moisture-repellency and better glide.
– Roughing the grip area and applying grip wax with base wax warmed in first for better durability (on skin skis the plush is impregnated).

Race waxing packet
Our most exclusive waxing which gives you good conditions all the way to the finish in Mora.
– Cleaning the grip zone and glide areas (including plush on skin skis).
– Swix high-fluorine paraffin is heated into the glide areas for better dirt and moisture-repellency and an optimized base for topping.
– Fluorine powder heated in for maximum durability and ultimate performance.
– Roughing the grip area and applying grip wax with base wax warmed in first for better durability (on skin skis the plush is impregnated).

Standard glide, no fluorine
Swix fluorine-free paraffin is heated into the glide areas for better dirt and moisture-repellency and better glide.

Standard glide, low-fluorine
Swix low-fluorine paraffin is heated into the glide areas for better dirt and moisture-repellency and better glide.

Advanced glide
Swix high-fluorine paraffin is heated into the glide areas for better dirt and moisture-repellency and better glide.

Racing glide
– Swix high-fluorine paraffin is heated into the glide areas for better dirt and moisture-repellency and an optimized base for topping.
– Fluorine powder heated in for maximum durability and ultimate performance.

Topping
– Only powder applied to scraped and brushed glide areas, without grip wax.
– Fluorine powder heated in for maximum durability and ultimate performance.

Conscious consumer choice for you

You can make the important choice to become an environmentally conscious consumer. Vasaloppet collaborates with Swix, who are world leaders in the development of new ski wax with demands on both sustainability and results.

We urge all participants to make an active choice when selecting ski wax and to consider all consequences. Today there are good, environmentally friendly ski wax alternatives; dare to make the difference! Also be sure to handle your wax waste, which should be sorted as combustible waste.

During the ten Winter Week races, Vasaloppet offers all participants free waxing service, without fluorine, at the checkpoints along the track to the finish in Mora.