The Race is On!

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The CNISSF Mammoth Classic and Allan Bard 20 km Classic Races are on ! The Mammoth Classic is on January 31 and the Allan Bard on February 2nd. Tamarack is offering discounts on lodging, trail passes, and rentals. 30% off lodging at Tamarack Lodge and Resort from Thursday, January 30 to Sunday, February 2, 2014. Reservations must be […]

Alpenglow 2km, 5km, and 10km running/hiking/walking Event

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The folks at Alpenglow and Tahoe XC are excited for Summer! So much so that they are going to “guarantee” that it will snow soon by hosting a Running Race instead of the Alpenglow 20km. So, at this time, the ski race is ‘off’ and Alpenglow and TXC will be hosting the Alpenglow 2km, 5km, […]

Support TDXC’S Cross Country Ski Center

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Support TDXC’s plan to build a new Cross Country Ski Center. Please write to express your support of the new Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski facility proposed for construction later this year.  The Town will be reviewing the plans in February.  Letters to truckee@townoftruckee.com  and or  editor@sierrasun.com would be appreciated to show community support for […]

Monday’s JNQ MOVED to ASC!!

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The Skogsloppet at TDXC has been canceled or postponed. Auburn Ski Club will be hosting the MLK Freestyle JNQ Race. Monday January 20thInterval start at 9:30am$10 entry fee for ASCTC members, $15 for non-members until 4pm SaturdayRace day registration $30 This is a JNQ only event with the following ages classes U18/U20 boys  15km U18/U20 girls […]

Ingrid Roske for Snowfest Queen

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    Far West Junior INGRID ROSKE will be a SNOWFEST QUEEN candidate for Far West Nordic Ski Education Association. Please show your support for Ingrid by attending Snowfest events and purchasing raffle tickets from her. 50% of the ticket sales she achieves will go to help support Far West Nordic’s programs. Raffle tickets are […]

Utah Super JNQ – Soldier Hollow

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February 5-9, 2014 Cost: $495 Open to all Far West athletes age 13 or older (as of December 31, 2013) wishing for top-notch racing and ski travel experience. Sign-up Deadline: January 26th -firm! Sign Up Early, as this trip will Fill Up Quickly! This is one of the most anticipated trips of the year for the Juniors. […]

TED BEAUCHAMP SCHOLARSHIP 2014

The Far West Junior Committee is pleased to announce that the 2014 Ted Beauchamp Scholarship is now available for applications. This Scholarship is available to provide financial assistance to Far West Nordic Juniors (age 12-19) who are seeking to pursue XC skiing at his/her highest level and who need financial assistance to get there. Please […]

Wyatt Fereday Wins Teton Ridge Classic

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    Congrats to Elite Team racer Wyatt Fereday for his win at the Teton Ridge Classic  yesterday, January 11th, at Teton Ridge Ranch, Idaho. Wyatt finished the 28 km classic in 1:36:33 ,  with a two and a half minute lead.  Check out Wyatt’s race post in the Elite Team Blog. Race results Wyatt […]

US Nationals Classic Sprints

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Classic Sprint day at US Nationals and a huge shout out to Patrick McElravey for his 8th place overall in the qualifier! Qualifier Results:Far West Nordic Juniors: Bria Riggs 11th FU18.Far West Nordic Alumni: Chelsea Holmes 9th FSR and Joelle Romo 6th FU20. Far West Nordic Juniors:  Sam Zabell  18th MU18 and Brandon Herhusky  1st […]

US Nationals Freestyle Mass Start

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Women’s MJR 5kFar West Nordic Juniors: Hannah Halvorsen  5th FU16, Danielle Nivinski  19th FU18, and  Bria Riggs  23rd FU18.Far West Alumni: Katrin Larusson  5th FU20 and Joelle Romo 17th FU20.Women’s 20kChelsea Holmes 1st FSR (2nd overall) and  Annika Taylor  27th FU23Men’s MJR 10kFar West Nordic Juniors: Shane Christian  13th MU20, Dylan Syben 20th  MU18, Peter Holmes  29th […]