USSA SuperTour Finals


    SuperTour Events kick off this week. The courses are marked at Auburn Ski Club, the athletes are arriving, and the bibs look great. There are many non-competition events including Meet the Athletes, Ski with a Pro, and Fast and Female XC Ski CHAMP Camp. Check out the full calendar of events.Register today and race against […]

Tom’s Race Canceled


Bear Valley Cross Country received six inches of new snow with this last storm! The groomed trails and xc skiing are great this week! Their tentative closing date for the 2012/13 ski season is projected to be Sunday, April 7th (snow conditions permitting). However, due to the low snowfall they’ve experienced this winter, they feel that by April 6th […]

Glide the Divide

Glide the Divide_Ralph & Bruce

Glide the Divide (North Routt Coureur des Bois), Steamboat Springs, CO This year’s start-finish was at Columbine, about an hour’s drive north of Steamboat.  A 6 km spur (out and back) connects the start-finish to the main 45 km loop at rest stop #1 (Little Red Park). There begins a very scenic clockwise loop that […]

Northern Lights


  Junior National photos by MacBeth Graphics

JN Classic Mass Start


The final races of the 2013 Junior Nationals were the classic mass start competition. Congrats to Peter Holmes for his 2nd place finish in the MJ1 competition! 10k FOJ: Joelle Romo 24th15km MOJ: Patrick McElravey 13th, Alex Kopytko 47th, Branden Deeter 48th*10km FJ1: Katrin Larusson 14th, Bria Riggs 58th, Skyler Flora 60th, Danielle Nivinski 66th, […]

JN Freestyle Sprints


The team awoke to -9 degree temps for todays freestyle sprints. The highlight result of the day was a 3rd place finish by Hannah Halvorsen for the J2 girls, a 4th place for Patrick McElravey in th OJ boys, and a 6th place by Dylan Syben in the J2 boys competition. Making the quarterfinals were […]

JN 3×3 Classic Relays

In today’s classic 3 x 3.3 km relays Far  West Nordic’s MJ2 team of Dylan Syben, Julien Bordes, and Sam Zabell placed 5th and our MOJ team of Peter Holmes, Shane Christian, and Patrick McElravey took 7th. MJ2: Syben-Bordes-Zabell 5th, Herhusky-Mullings-Jobe 15thFJ2: Halvorsen-Larkins-Kirkeby 13thMJ1: Carroll-Vomund- A Deeter 21stMOJ: Holmes-Christuan-McElravey 7th, Kopytko-B Deeter-Wiltz 21stFOJ: Romo-Flora-Hartley 12thFJ1: […]

Junior Nationals Freestyle Interval Start

2013 JN team

Monday, the first day of competition at the 2013 Junior Nationals, were the 5k/10k freestyle interval start races. The highlight results of the day were Patrick McElravey 5th MOJ, Katrin Larusson 6th FJ1, Peter Holmes 8th MJ1, Julien Bordes 8th MJ2, Dylan Syben 10th MJ2, and Hannah Halvorsen 10th FJ2. 10k MOJ: Patrick McElravey 5th, […]

Support Far West Nordic

Support Far West Nordic

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Reid Wins 15k at NCAA Championships


  Joanne Reid completed her Colorado University career with a win in the 15k freestyle. Joanne has had an outstanding season, winning 8 of the 10 RMISA races. Far West alumni Annika Taylor 35th and Austin Meng was 37th in Saturday’s 15k/20k freestyle races.  In Thursday’s 5k/10k classic races  Joanne Reid came in 4th, Annkia Taylor […]