About Race Base Ski and Snowboard Services

About Us

Race Base Ski & Snowboard Services opened in North Vancouver at The Destination Slope & Surf Outfitters in 1994. We’ve been part of The Destination ever since. Cam Cole, Race Base owner and North Shore resident has been a ski and snowboard tuner since 1992, sharing his passion for Whistler and the North Shore mountains with his family and his customers.

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Ski Services and Snowboard Services

Ski & Snowboard Services

Looking for ski services or snowboard services in North Vancouver? Count on Race Base to step up the performance of your skis or board. Check out our ski and snowboard tuning packages for customers at any level of skiing or snowboarding, from recreational to hard-core. We help our customers tackle the ski hill with confidence on their weapons of choice.

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Our Ski Tuning Machines

Our Machines

We use top of the line ski and snowboard tuning machines by¬†Wintersteiger. Whether you’re a skier, snowboarder, racer or amateur, we’ve got you covered with computer-controlled base profiling, edging and waxing technology in the hands of experts. High performance ski and board tuning translates to more fun on the slopes for all of our customers.

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Ski & Snowboard Tuning Pricing

Ski Race Tune Ups (All Sizes)

Race Tune Up with Filling –¬†$75

  • Fill all gouges with P-Tex
  • Sharpen and bevel edges to your specs
  • Base grind and stone grind base
  • Edges hand finished
  • Iron in hot wax with Low Fluro Wax.
  • Finish with brushing and polishing base

Race Tune Up No Filling – $65

  • Sharpen and bevel edges to your specs
  • Base grind and stone grind base
  • Edges hand finished
  • Iron in hot wax with Low Fluro Wax.
  • Finish with brushing and polishing base

Ski & Snowboard Tune Ups

Major Tune Up – $65

  • Fill all gouges with P-Tex
  • Base grind
  • Sharpen and bevel edges
  • Stone grind base
  • Iron in Hot Wax
  • Finish with brushing and polishing base

Minor Tune Up – $55

  • Base grind
  • Sharpen and bevel edges
  • Stone grind base
  • Iron in Hot Wax
  • Finish with brushing and polishing base

Hot Wax – $25

Jr Ski Tune Ups (<= 140cm)

Major Tune Up – $50

  • Fill all gouges with P-Tex
  • Base grind
  • Sharpen and bevel edges
  • Iron in Hot Wax
  • Finish with brushing and polishing base

Minor Tune Up – $40

  • Base grind
  • Sharpen and bevel edges
  • Iron in Hot Wax
  • Finish with brushing and polishing base

Hot Wax – $25

Installations

Touring and AT – $50
Alpine – $40
Snowboard – $30
Remount Ski – $50
Binding Adjustment
and Calibration – $30
Binding Check
and Adjustment – $20
Specialized Services and Repairs – Shop Rates $80/hr