Billy Dutton Uphill

Betty Walsh

BILLY DUTTON UPHILLSQUAW VALLEY USA APRIL 15, 2012 8 AM UPHILL SKIERS, RUNNERS, AND SHOWSHOERS RACE AT SQUAW VALLEY Billy Dutton was an athlete with extraordinary endurance, equally famous for his great smile as he was for his daily (!) routine of skiing UP the Mountain Run on classic skis. As one of the founders […]

Sugar Bowl Academy Nordic Open House

Sugar Bowl Academy

Nordic Open House Wednesday, April 4, 20129:00am – 4:00pm The full day visit includes on-snow training with SBA coaches Jeff Schloss, Martin Benes, and Ambrose Tuscano, a conditioning/recovery session in our Performance Training Session, classroom visits, and an informational session for parents and students. Contact Kelly Farrell  to RSVP.



The Far West Nordic Annual Meeting and the Annual Election of Directors and Officers will be held Monday, May 14, 2011 at the Truckee River Winery (11467 Brockway Road, Truckee CA). Appetizers and wine and an informal get together from 5:30 pm followed by the board meeting and annual election of directors and officers at […]

Billy Dutton Uphill – Volunteers Needed

2011 Billy Dutton Uphill

The Billy Dutton Uphill is scheduled for Sunday, April 15, 2012 and we hope many of you are planning to participate either as a race participant or a volunteer. Sadly, Billy’s mother, Betty Walsh, passed away earlier this year and so we anticipate a big turnout at the event since many people will sign up […]

JN 3×3 Freestyle Relays

JN relays

The final races of the 2012 Junior Nationals were the 3×3 freestyle relays. Far West Nordic results:J2 boys: Dylan Syben, Sam Zabell, Peter Holmes 5th; Peter Carroll, Julien Bordes, Eli Yale 16thJ2 girls: Skyler Flora, Gabrielle Rinne, Amanda Kirkeby 12th; Danielle Nivinski, Camille Hartley, Savannah Blide 17thJ1 boys: Shane Christian, Branden Deeter, Alex Kopytko 21st; […]

JN Classic Interval Start

Peter Holmes

It was another bluebird day at Soldier Hollow. Today’s highlights were another 3rd place by Peter Holmes in the J2 boys 5k classic and a 6th place finish in the 10k OJ boys by Austin Meng. Far West results:5k OJ girls: Annika Taylor 13th, Melanie Swick 38th5k J1 girls: Katrin Larusson 34th, Joelle Romo 50th, […]

2012 Junior Nationals J1 Boys 10k Skate

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2012 Junior Nationals J1 Boys 10k Skate

2012 Junior Nationals J1 Girls 10k Skate

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2012 Junior Nationals J1 Girls 10k Skate

Sierra Ski Chase Update

Sierra Ski Chase Chico Bags

This year’s Sierra Ski Chase participation prizes are Chico Bags. They will be handed out at this Sunday’s Paco’s Freestyle Race and next weekend’s Snowshoe Thompson Race. The Sierra Ski Chase raffle drawing will be held on March 18th at Auburn Ski Club after the Snowshoe Thompson. We have lots of wonderful raffle items but […]

2012 Junior Nationals J2 Girls Classic Sprint

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2012 Junior Nationals J2 Girls Classic Sprint