West Yellowstone Freestyle

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The Far West Nordic athletes are on the road home after another successful day of racing against some of the fastest skiers in the nation. In the 15K Skate today, Patrick Johnson of the Far West Nordic Elite Team placed 12th in his class and teammate Wyatt Fereday was 27th. Shane Christian was 14th in U20, Peter […]

West Yellowstone SuperTour Opener

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25 Far West Nordic athletes and coaches are spending Thanksgiving in West Yellowstone. The 1.3km freestyle Sprint Competition marked the start of the SuperTour season and racers report excellent snow conditions.  Advancing to the finals Dylan Syben (MJR), Lizzie Larkins (FJR), Bria Riggs (FJR), and Danielle Nivinski (FJR) and racing in the FSR quarterfinals Hannah Halvorsen.  […]

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West Yellowstone 2013

TCCSEA Junior Devo Program gets Far West Nordic Grant

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Far West Nordic’s board of directors approved a $1000 grant for TCCSEA Junior Development program. The TCCSEA Junior Development Program is an early development program for cross-country ski racing. The goal of the program is to introduce and develop cross-country ski skills, promote general fitness, and create a love of the sport to last a […]

2014 Tahoe Rim Tour March 30th

The 2014 Tahoe Rim Tour will be held on  March 30, 2014. MARCH 30, 2014CLASSIC and  SKATE Divisions. 9:00 am classic start • 9:30am skate start Pre Registration $50 Adult • $45 Far West members • $20 Junior FAR WEST NORDIC  presents the 7th annual Tahoe Rim Tour & Race, a point to point 26 kilometer […]

DONNER LAKE TURKEY TROT

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The 2013 running of the classic DONNER LAKE TURKEY TROT was held in perfect conditions on Saturday, November 16. Far West Nordic’s ELITE TEAM member Patrick Johnson was the overall fastest racer, with a time of 41:56, while Kristin Walstad was the fastest female with a time of 46:04. Results are here: DONNER LAKE TURKEY […]

Earn Far West Bucks Wrapping Holiday Packages at Amazon

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Do you need to earn more Far West Bucks for this year’s trips, races and camps?  Amazon.com has a great program that can help you earn hundreds of dollars in Far West Bucks.  Basically, you out to the Amazon distribution center in Fernley for one or more of our 8 hour shifts and wrap holiday […]

CLASSIC TECHNIQUE CLINIC

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The Classic Technique Clinic  may be held on an alternate date in March. The decision will be announced on March 25th if necessary. Saturday, February 1, 2014 Tahoe XC Back by popular demand is our classic ski clinic. This year it will be led by renowned Far West coach and Olympian Glenn Jobe. Glenn was an […]

13th ANNUAL TAHOE CROSS COUNTRY SKI SWAP

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Tahoe XCSaturday, November 16th 10am-3pm The biggest Nordic swap in the area, a great place to buy and sell skate skis, classic skis, snowshoes, boots, poles, backcountry gear, kid’s gear, kid’s sleds, and more.Items from reps, demos, used rental gear, a great opportunity to set yourself up for the winter. Free admission.Register your sale items […]

NNF $50,000 Matching Challenge Grant

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Every skier loves a challenge. It isn’t long in this sport before someone learns that you can’t sit back and hope something happens, you have to work hard, you have to make. it. happen.    This year is no exception. There’s no free pass to pushing skiing forward. That’s why a group of anonymous donors, a […]