CNISSF Truckee Sprints Video

CNISSF Truckee Sprints 2011

CNISSF Truckee Sprints video by Jon Halvorsen Over 200 middle and high school Nordic skiers competed in the 2011 Truckee Nordic Sprint races. Each skier first skied the 700 meter sprint course for a time trial and then the fastest skiers moved on to battle it out head-to-head in 8 person heats until a sprint […]


Tahoe Rim Tour

Race, Tour, or Volunteer – be a part of the 4th Annual Tahoe Rim Tour!! Skate, Classic, and Snowshoe Divisions! Don’t miss it! The Tahoe Rim Tour is today January 23rd. Please join us for the 4th annual Tahoe Rim Tour & Race, a point to point 26 kilometer race from North Tahoe High School […]

CNISSF Royal Gorge Freestyle photos

cnissf  Royal Gorge freestyle 2011

CNISSF Royal Gorge Freestyle
January 15, 2011
photos by John Whitney

CNISSF Royal Gorge Freestyle girls

CNISSF Royal Gorge Freestyle girls

The CNISSF Freestyle Race at Royal Gorge Cross Country on January 14, 2011.
ACMS girls dominate.
Video by Lori Bird Breen

CNISSF TRUCKEE SPRINTS moved to Auburn Ski Club

CNISSF Truckee Sprints 2010

CNISSF TRUCKEE SPRINTS January 21, 2011 moved to Auburn Ski Club Middle School: prelims@1pm High School: prelims@3pm The Most EXCITING Event in Local Cross Country Ski Racing! Come watch the best High School and Middle School Nordic Skiers in the West race.  Athletes race a preliminary 700 meter Time Trial, and then are seeded in […]


Chauncey Parker

January 22, 2011 at Royal Gorge XC Chauncey Parker, current President of the Far West Nordic Ski Education Association, will lead our downhill clinic. Chauncey is a PSIA level 3 certified instructor and former coach of the UNR Nordic ski team and a long-time resident of the Tahoe/Truckee area where he has been active in […]


Tahoe Rim Tour

The 4th annual Tahoe Rim Tour is January 23, 2011. On line registration is now open at and at athleteinyou. A point to point 26 kilometer race from North Tahoe High School, through Tahoe XC, to Northstar at Tahoe. CLASSIC, SKATE, and SNOWSHOE Divisions. 9:00 am classic start • 9:30am skate and snowshoe start […]


Tahoe Rim Tour

We need volunteers for the Tahoe Rim Tour. Volunteers are needed for race day both on the Tahoe City and Northstar side. Far West Nordic depends on the time generously donated by our members to make our events happen. Please help us make the 4th annual Tahoe Rim Tour a huge success. This special event […]


Skogsloppet 2011

Over 200 skiers enjoyed the warm sunny condtions at Tahoe Donner XC to race in the Sierra Skogsloppet. Far West Nordic junior Austin Meng won the men’s 15km with a time of 34:45, followed by University of Nevada Winter Sports Club director and Far West Nordic coach August Teague. Farm Team racers Elias Bucher and […]

Skogsloppet 2011 videos

Skogsloppet 2011 15k start

Sierra Skogsloppet January 17, 2011. Congrats to Austin Meng, Kari Rust, Annika Taylor, Benjamin Kaye, Katrin Larusson, Sam Zabell, Haydn Halvorsen, and Sina Arnold.