Alpenglow Mountain Festival

Alpenglow Winter Festival

Nordic Week February 23rd – March 2ndHighlights include:  Grand Fondo w/ Katerina Nash 2.23 9am-12pm at Tahoe XC Daily community skis at Tahoe XC 9-10am (and a moonlight skate on 2.26 8pm) Daily skills clinics at Tahoe XC (taught by Ben G. and Kara Lapoint) 1030am GSR Wax Clinic AND Panel “How to Finish the […]

Super JNQ Freestyle

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It was another strong day for Far West Nordic racers in Soldier Hollow. The highlights of today’s 5k/10/15k  freestyle races were JC Schoonmaker’s 1st place MU14, Lizzie Larkins 4th FU16, Grace Bronstone’s 4th FU14, Christian Shane 5th MU20, Ryland Belisle 6th MU16, Camille Syben 6th FU14, Dylan Syben 8th MU18, and Amanda Kirkeby 8th FU18. […]

Soldier Hollow Classic Sprints JNQ

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36 Far West Nordic juniors are in Soldier Hollow for the Super JNQ where they’ll be racing hundreds of the fastest athletes from the Intermountain, Rocky, Pacific Northwest, and High Plains divisions.   Racing started with Friday’s Classic Sprints. Highlights included Brandon Herhusky finishing with the fastest time for the U16 Boys, Lizzie Larkins with the […]

SoHo 2014

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  Far West Nordic Team at Soldier Hollow  

Scandinavia Cup Update

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Far West Nordic juniors Hannah Halvorsen and Peter Holmes are in Rovaniemi, Finland for the 2014 Scandinavia Cup. Hannah was 18th overall (3rd U.S. female) in the Girls 5 km classic  and Peter Holmes took 41st overall in the Boys 10 km classic. Rescheduled due to cold temps on Friday, Peter Holmes was 24th in the 1.4km Boy’s […]

BOULDER MOUNTAIN TOUR

Far West Nordic was well represented in this weekend’s 32 km Boulder Mountain Tour in Sun Valley, Idaho. 620 skiers completed the 2014 Boulder Mountain Tour in Sun Valley, Idaho. The 32 km race is in its 39th year (42nd if you count the no snow years.)  Congrats to Elite Team racers Patrick Johnson for his […]