NEXT UP: THE GREAT SKI RACE!

Great Ski Race 2009

Sunday March 6th, 2010 9AM Tahoe XC to Truckee Be a Part of the Largest Ski Race In California The 35th annual point-to-point 30km Great Ski Race is an event not to be missed! Sign up by March 5th to catch lower entry fees (click on link below to sign up). Race day registration in […]

CNISSF STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS

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2011 CNISSF State Championships February 26, 2011 Auburn Ski Club Congratulations to today’s winners Danielle Nivinski, Annika Taylor, Brandon Deeter, Austin Meng, Hannah Halvorsen, and Sam Zabell. Race Results Photos by MacBeth Graphics

AMERICAN BIRKEBEINER

Snowshoe Thompson 2010 Matt Gelso

February 26, 2011 Hayward, Wisconsin Over 8850 people, the largest field ever, participated in 38th annual American Birkebeiner. Temps hovered around 10 degrees below zero at the start as 21 waves of skiers left the starting gates. Far West Farm Team racer Matt Gelso was 10th overall, 1st M18-24 at 2:00.22.0 in the 50k Birkie […]

CNISSF STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS THIS SATURDAY

State Champs 2011 course maps

Saturday February 26, 2011 Auburn Ski Club 10:30  High School Girls Classic   (2 laps of 3k course) 11:15   High School Boys Classic   (2 laps of 3k course) 12:00  Middle School Girls Classic  (2 laps red …course w cut off) 12:40  Middle School Boys Classic  (2 laps red … course w cut off) Due to the […]

PRESIDENT’S CUP 2011

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2011 President’s Cup February 21, 2011 Auburn Ski Club After last weeks storms brought over 7 feet of fresh snow to the summit, the venue for the 2011 President’s Cup was changed to Auburn Ski Club. Far West Nordic juniors and coaches swept the men’s 11.5 kilometer race.  Austin Meng  won in 28:33.7 , followed […]

2011 PRESIDENT’S CUP

President's Cup 2011 Beth Reid

2011 President’s Cup February 21, 2011 Auburn Ski Club After last weeks storms brought over 7 feet of fresh snow to the summit, the venue for the 2011 President’s Cup was changed to Auburn Ski Club. Far West Nordic juniors and coaches swept the men’s 11.5 kilometer race. Austin Meng won in 28:33.7 , followed […]

Fourth Annual Mammoth Winter Biathlon.

Biathlon 2010

This year the biathlon range will be at the Slash Pit at the end of Lake Mary Road and north of Horseshoe Lake. We are very excited about the new location because it allows us to have the official Olympic and World Cup 50-meter shooting distance. Additionally, we will have enough room to have twenty […]

PRESIDENT’S CUP MOVED TO ASC!

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The race venue for Monday has changed to Auburn Ski Club to ensure well packed trails after all this snow. Monday February 21, 2011 Freestyle Race will now be a 2 * 5.75 km lap course on the trails at Auburn Ski Club. Youth 3km Race will be at 10am  Mass start Regular race at […]

SKATING TECHNIQUE VIDEO CLINIC

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SKATING TECHNIQUE VIDEO CLINIC February 26, 2011 at Tahoe XC Led by PSIA level 3 certified instructor and Director of Tahoe XC Kevin Murnane, this clinic will focus on analyzing and improving your skating technique and improving performance in skate races such as the upcoming Great Ski Race. This clinic will include 2 hours of […]

New Farm Team Suits

Farm Team race suits

  Far West Nordic Farm Team racers sporting their new race suits Kara LaPoint, Michael Collins, Gus Johnson, Elias Bucher Farm Team photos by August Teague