Entries by farwestn

First JNQ Races Are Done!

The first Junior National Qualifying races of the 2014-2015 season are in the books, held up at Auburn Ski Club on December 20th and 21st. They were extremely well-attended by the local contingent, and the numbers were bolstered by a large group of juniors from the Pacific Northwest as well. Saturday was the ASC Holiday […]

2014-2015 Academic Team

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FAR WEST NORDIC ACADEMIC TEAM!!! Far West Juniors are amazing kids, on and off the snow! FWNSEA wants to recognize you for your academic achievements. The following Far West Nordic high school students have a GPA of 3.5 or above.

Far West Nordic Auction “THANK YOU” 2014

Our 29th Annual edition was a HUGE SUCCESS. Thanks so much to all who turned out for the event, purchased raffle tickets, bought our great Auction items, and more. It was an incredibly wonderful way to start out our 2014-2015 season, with lots of great friends getting together and enjoying great food, wine, beer, and […]

Amazon Smile Program

Far West Nordic Members: We are now registered with the Amazon Smile Foundation! By using their website link, Far West Nordic will receive ½% of the purchase price of the product as a donation. This is an awesome way to donate to our organization at NO cost to you. When you use AmazonSmile, you find […]

Far West Nordic KICK-OFF!

Far West Nordic celebrated it’s second annual KICK–OFF Dinner on Sunday, November 16 to a packed house at Cottonwood Restaurant in Truckee. From the early social hour, with music and entertainment by a select group of Junior Nordic athletes, to speeches from athletes and coaches, an incredible dinner from Mike Blide’s Cottonwood chefs, and a rousing […]

Donner Lake Turkey Trot 2014

The 2014 Donner Lake Turkey Trot was held in beautiful, chilly conditions on November 15, 2014. With a record number of pre-registrants, it was guaranteed to be a great fundraiser for the Auburn Ski Club Junior Nordic Program. The Women’s winner was none other than Far West Nordic Elite Team member Anja Gruber, with a […]

Far West Nordic 2014 “KICKOFF DINNER”

Far West Nordic 2014 Season “Kickoff Party”Cottonwood RestaurantSunday, November 16, 2014   5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Guest Speaker: DARON RAHLVES This is an incredibly fun evening of inspiration and socializing, Far West Nordic’s first “official” event of the season! Social hour with cash bar, 3 course dinner with beer and wine, and raffle for a “Personally Inscribed 24″x36″ Photo Canvas Print […]

Winter Nordic Paradise for Sale

Far West Nordic Skiers: Here’s your chance to own a Nordic Paradise! Note from Steve and Kim Bondi, owners and operators of a lovely year-round lodge in Mazama, Washington, located on Methow Valley’s enormous, idyllic Nordic trail system: After much thought and deliberation, we have started the process of finding a buyer for the North […]

Donner Lake Turkey Trot 2014

The Donner Lake Turkey Trot (Click for more info)Saturday November 15, 2014The 38th annual Turkey Trot is a 7 mile road run around Donner LakeMashed Potato Mile for the kidsWin pies and Turkeys Fundraiser for the Auburn Ski Club Junior Nordic Team. Details at www.truckeefunrun.com

Earn Far West Bucks Wrapping Holiday Packages at Amazon

Do you need to earn more Far West Bucks for this year’s trips, races and camps?  Amazon.com has a great program that can help you earn hundreds of dollars in Far West Bucks.  Basically, you head out to the Amazon distribution center in Fernley for one or more of our 8 hour shifts and wrap holiday packages.  […]