CALENDAR

 

February – October 2013

Feb
2
Sat
Super JNQ Classic – SOHO @ Soldier Hollow, Utah
Feb 2 all-day

15km/10km/5km

Feb
11
Mon
FAR WEST BOARD MEETING @ Tahoe XC Yurt
Feb 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

All members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Feb
18
Mon
President’s Cup @ Auburn Ski Club
Feb 18 all-day

Date: Monday February 18, 2013
Time: 9:45 AM youth race: 10:30 AM regular race
Start: Auburn Ski Club
Wave Start
Distance: 10 km; Kids 2 km race (13 and under); J1/OJ boys 10km; ALL girls 5km; J2 boys 5km (J2 boys race will not be scored for USSA points)

Cost: Pre Registration (by 3pm day prior) $25, Juniors $20, Youth race $10; Late Reg $30 , Juniors $30, Youth race $10
USSA scoring + $10 (For athletes wishing to be USSA scored (yes that’s all you Junior National hopefulls) add $10)
ASC members $5 discount for preregistration
NRL sanctioned
Registration: athleteinyou
Info: 
www.auburnskiclub.org 

Mar
1
Fri
Farm Team Dinner @ Tahoe Donner XC
Mar 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Far West Nordic head coach and chef extraordinaire Ben Grasseschi and Linda Dore Foodservice will be cooking up a three course meal  in the Ski Centre at TDXC. Enjoy a fun and festive event to support the Farm Team.

Ski with farmers to Moondance Hut where you will be served hot cider and cocoa- spiced of course!, then ski back with headlamps, mingle a little and then sit down to appetizers and wine/beer, then have soup, entree, and dessert. Background music by Mark Nadell & Bill Blaylock. Raffle.
Seating is limited to ~ 40 people.

Diners only are welcome to show up at 6:15 pm and skiers at 5 pm. All skiers should bring a headlamp.

Fundraiser for the Farm Team.

 

 

Menu

Hot Drinks and Smores out at the Moondance Hut

followed by Wine/Beer 

Antipasti
Avocado, Beet, Arugula crustini and

Proscutto wrapped fig, goat cheese, basil “sushi”

Zuppa
Carrot and Fennel with olive aioli

Secondi
Grilled Moroccan chicken with Israeli couscous and sautéed greens or

Creamy Polenta with grilled vegetables and marinara

Dolci
Lemon Pound Cake with citrus glaze and mint
or

Warm mixed Berry Cobbler with Vanilla Ice Cream

Mar
4
Mon
FAR WEST BOARD MEETING @ Tahoe Donner XC
Mar 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

All members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Apr
2
Tue
2013 USSA SUPERTOUR FINALS and 30/50KM NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS @ multiple
Apr 2 – Apr 11 all-day

Must be USSA or FIS licenced .

Apr
22
Mon
FAR WEST BOARD MEETING @ Tahoe XC Yurt
Apr 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

All members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

May
13
Mon
FAR WEST BOARD MEETING and ANNUAL ELECTION OF DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS @ Truckee River Winery
May 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Far West Nordic Annual Meeting and the Annual Election of Directors and Officers will be held Monday, May 13, 2013 at the Truckee River Winery (11467 Brockway Road, Truckee CA). Appetizers and wine and an informal get together from 5:30 pm followed by the board meeting and annual election of directors and officers at 6:30 pm. Come meet the Far West Nordic directors, officers, and committee members. Learn how you can get involved and help shape the future of Far West Nordic.

Aug
12
Mon
FAR WEST BOARD MEETING @ Truckee River Winery
Aug 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

All members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Oct
26
Sat
FAR WEST NORDIC AUCTION/RAFFLE PARTY @ Truckee Rec Center
Oct 26 all-day
FAR WEST NORDIC AUCTION/RAFFLE PARTY @ Truckee Rec Center | Truckee | California | United States

Saturday • October 26, 2013 • 6PM

Truckee Community Recreation Center

A Benefit for the Far West Nordic Junior Ski Program

The 28th annual Far West Nordic Auction/Raffle Party will be held at the Truckee Community Recreation Center
Far West Nordic’s largest fundraiser for its Junior Nordic Programs.

Katrin Larusson

TICKETS

$40 Admission for ages 12 and up includes one raffle ticket.
$20 admission Juniors age 11 and under
$20 donation only ticket

Buy additional raffle tickets for $5 each.

Tickets will be available from Far West Nordic juniors, online, and at the door.

You can designate a Junior to receive credit for your online purchase.
We cannot credit individual Juniors for tickets purchased at the door.

 

FOOD

Taco and Burrito Bar by Annette Burkart Catering

Parent Dessert Bar

MEMBERSHIP

Stop by our membership table to join or renew.
Thank you to those who have joined or renewed their membership for 2013-2014.

PRIZES

Live Auction • Silent Auction • Raffle Prizes

It is not necessary to be present to win.

Thanks to all of our generous donors we have a phenomenal array of raffle and auction prizes including…

The Grand Raffle Prize Dream Ski Package: Salomon boots and bindings, Fischer Skis, Swix Poles, all top of the line,
and a 90 minute “Pick Your Pro” lesson.

Great Auction Items include Ski Area Passes – Restaurant Dining – Romantic Weekend Getaways – Ski Equipment – Vacations – “Celebrity” Ski Lessons – Fine Art – Outdoor Gear & Clothing – “One of a Kind” Prizes

Check back here for a list of prizes.