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Far West Nordic has completed its 2015 Junior Nationals Races. It was an awesome week of skiing, and an incredible job by the folks at Auburn Ski Club and all the wonderful volunteers. CLICK HERE to check out all the photos, from the Prelim time trials of the Freestyle Sprints on Monday to the Classic Relays […]

A Letter from Tahoe Cross Country…

March 9, 2015 Dear Members of the TXC Community, We have all suffered a great loss personally and professionally with the passing of Kevin Murnane. He will be missed by all. TXC will strive to continue to provide excellent year-round activities, programs, and services under the guidance of Valli Murnane and the TXC Board of […]

Junior Nationals Are Here!

The wait is over! Junior Nationals start tomorrow, March 9th, with the Freestyle Sprint Competition. Far West Nordic has it’s largest team in 10 years, with 43 of our athletes from Truckee, North Tahoe, and Mammoth Lakes joining together to test themselves against the best young Nordic skiers in the country. To stay up-to-date with […]

Far West Looking for Board Members

Looking to get more involved in your Nordic Ski Community? Here’s your chance — join the Far West Nordic Board of Directors. We will have an opening or two on the Board beginning with our new year in May, and could use dedicated, interested skiers, parents, or coaches. The board meets once a month on […]


In an unprecedented development, Far West Nordic is proud to have 4 of its current college racers going to the NCAA XC Ski Championships next week. The races will be hosted by St. Lawrence University and will be held on March 11-14 at the Mt. van Hoevenberg trails at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid, […]

Amanda Kirkeby Awarded the Ted Beauchamp Scholarship

Mammoth Lakes’ Amanda Kirkeby has been named the recipient of this year’s Ted Beauchamp Scholarship Award 2015! Amanda is a senior at Mammoth High School, and has been racing at National and Regional Competitions for Far West Nordic for over 5 years, at a very high level. She has also been a member of the […]

Far West Nordic Junior National Team Named

It’s been a long and grueling season, and our athletes have stuck it out through thick and thin (mostly thin) snow conditions. This year’s Team Selection was especially difficult, but we’re excited to have a super strong team heading into the second week of March at Junior Nationals 2015 at Auburn Ski Club Training Center. […]

Sugar Bowl Academy Open House

The Sugar Bowl Academy Nordic Ski Team will be hosting an Open House on Thursday, February 19th. We invite any local skiers to join us for morning practice followed by a quick tour of our campus. The day will begin at 9 AM with a skate ski with the SBA team and then a brief […]

Program Director Sought for Auburn Ski Club

Auburn Ski Club Training Center on Donner Summit is currently seeking a program director. The ASC Training Center is a multi-discipline organization that offers Alpine, Nordic, Snowboard and Biathlon programs and competitions. ASC also operates a 20KM XC trail system open to club members and the public. Resumes can be submitted to bclark@inc.auburnskiclub.org. For more […]