2012 Junior Nationals J2 Boys Classic Sprint

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2012 Junior Nationals J2 Boys Classic Sprint

JN Freestyle Mass Start

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The course was slick for today’s freestyle mass start competition. First to ski were the J2 boys and Peter Holmes took 3rd.  Far West Results5k J2 boys: Peter Holmes 3rd, Dylan Syben 31st, Sam Zabell 35th, Julien Bordes 44th, Evan Vomund 46th, Eli Yale 48th, Peter Carroll 57th, Brandon Herhusky 59th5k J2 girls: Skyler Flora […]

Photos from Junior Nationals 2012

A Gallery of Far West Nordic skiers, shared from FasterSkier.com, from the Sprint Qualifier Races in Soldier Hollow, Utah at the XC Ski Junior Nationals 2012, March 5, 2012. THANKS to FASTERSKIER for making these available! Here’s the link to their original gallery of all the skiers: http://fasterskier.smugmug.com/Other/Sprint-Qualifier/2012jnsprint/

On The Road with Far West Nordic Updated

In the Yellowstone Rendezvous Race 50k on March 3, 2012 Farm Team Racer  Wyatt Fereday was 5th overall (1st 18-24 yo male) with a time of 2:50:20.6. Zach Karas came in 14th (3rd 30-34 yo male) with a time of 2:59:11.6. Ralph Johnson was 78th overall (2nd 60-64 yo male) at 3:36:13.1. The World Masters […]

Junior Nationals Classic Sprints

Annika Taylor - JN Classic Sprints 2012

Monday, the first day of competition at the 2012 Junior Nationals, were the Classic Sprints. The highlight result of the day was Annika Taylor who took 7th place (1st in the B Final) in the FOJ competition. Making the quarterfinals were Patrick McElravey who took 21st in the J1 boys, Austin Meng was 19th in […]

Paco’s Freestyle Race

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Sunday March 11th  10amAuburn Ski Club Rescheduled from December – ASC will host a 10km mass start freestyle race this Sunday5km Junior/Novice Race; 2km Youth RaceInfo at  www.auburnskiclub.org Paco’s Freestyle Registration form.

2012 Cross Country Junior Nationals: The Day Before

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The afternoon before the 2012 Cross Country Junior Nationals kicked off at Soldier Hollow in Midway, Utah, a few regional teams stuck around the venue that hosted the 2002 Winter Olympics. On Monday, March 5, junior racers will compete in 1.3 k classic sprints, followed by freestyle mass starts on Wednesday, classic individual starts on […]

Backcountry Slide Show

Please come join the Tahoe ski touring, rock climbing, mountain loving local crowd for 10 consecutive FREE Wed night slideshows at Squaw’s Oly Plaza Bar, starting Jan 4th. Shows start at 7pm and last an hour. Go shred, get dinner, and come on time for a very comfortable room and large projector screen. Wed March […]

Masters Challenge Update

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Hello Masters racers- the Masters challenge is still on! Due to this year’s unusual conditions, we’re now only halfway through the race series; three races down and three to go. Over the next few weeks, we still have the Snowshoe Thompson, Mammoth Marathon and Tahoe Rim Races coming up. Be sure to sign up and […]


2012 Junior National team

The 2012 Far West Nordic Junior National Team has arrived in Soldier Hollow. Meet the team and read their profiles on the Junior National Blog. The team has been posting updates and sharing their experiences. Cheer them on by commenting on their posts and liking them on facebook. GO FAR WEST!Schedule: Sat March 3: Opening […]