CALENDAR

 

Mar
16
Sun
California Gold Rush @ Royal Gorge XC
Mar 16 all-day

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Date: Sunday March 16, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM
Start: Royal Gorge XC
Wave Start
Distance: 45 km Gold Rush/30km Silver Rush/15 km Bronze Rush
Cost: Register by March 10: $45 • Register after March 10: $60
No Race Day Registration

GOLD NUGGETS KID’S RACE or JUNIOR RACE ON SATURDAY
(Short, Fun Kid’s Course or 3 km. or 6 km. Junior Course with Obstacles)
Saturday Junior Races are Free!

Mar
17
Mon
FAR WEST BOARD MEETING @ Tahoe XC Yurt
Mar 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

All members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Mar
21
Fri
Mammoth Winter Biathlon @ Tamarack Lodge
Mar 21 – Mar 23 all-day

Date: Friday March 21- Sunday March 23, 2014
Time: 9 AM
Distance: 15km/7.5km
Cost: $65 Adults, $30 Juniors, (ESNA members $5 discount)
3 day event
Clinics on March 22nd
Rifles/Ammunition Provided
Skiing with rifle not required
Info:  For details visit mammothbiathlon.org
Online Registration at active.com starts September 1st

Mar
30
Sun
Spring Biathlon @ Auburn Ski Club
Mar 30 all-day

Date: Sunday March 30, 2014
Time: 10 AM Pro race; 12 noon Youth/Novice race
Start: Auburn Ski Club
Wave Starts
Distance: 10km Pro/ 8 & 4km Novice/ 1km Youth
Cost: Pre Reg: $60 (ASC members $40); Juniors: $35 (ASC members $25); Youth $15 (ASC members $10)
No race day registration
Mandatory Safety Clinic 11:30 AM for Novices
Clinics offered on Saturday March 29th
Info: www.auburnskiclub.org
PreReg: Athlete in You

Tahoe Rim Tour & Race: CANCELED @ North Tahoe High School
Mar 30 all-day

The 2014 Tahoe Rim Tour will be held on March 30, 2014.

Date: Sunday March 30, 2014
Time: Classic Wave 9:00 AM; Skate Wave 9:30 AM
Start: North Tahoe High School, Tahoe City Finish: Northstar California Resort XC Center
Distance: 26 km (Classic, Skate)
Cost: Pre Registration $50 Adult • $45 Far West members • $20 Junior postmarked by 3/23 or online by midnight 3/28
Race Day Registration $60 Adult • $25 Junior

Aid Stations: At Starratt Pass at half way point.
Transportation: Buses will run finishers back to Tahoe City between 11:30am and 2:30pm.
FISCHER CUP EVENT (Classic Division only)
Fundraiser for the Far West Nordic Junior Ski Program
Info: www.tahoerimtour.com

 

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Apr
5
Sat
Tom’s Race @ Bear Valley Cross Country
Apr 5 all-day
Date: Saturday April 5, 2014
Time: 10 AM
Start: Bear Valley Cross Country
Distance: 10 km
Cost: Pre Reg $25 by 3/22; Late Reg $30
Info: www.bearvalleyxc.com
Apr
6
Sun
Mammoth Marathon @ Tamarack Lodge
Apr 6 all-day
Mammoth Marathon @ Tamarack Lodge | Mammoth Lakes | California | United States

Date: Sunday April 6, 2014
Time: Marathon 42km 9:00 am / Half Marathon 21km
Juniors 10km 9:15 am / Kids Race 9:20 am
Start: Tamarack Lodge XC (Start and Finish at Twin Lakes Road Trail near Ski Center)
Distance: 42 km or 21 km (10 km juniors + 1.5 km and 3 km kids races)
Cost: Pre Reg: $65 by 3/30; Late Reg $75; Juniors $25; Kids Race $5
Entry fee for Adults and Juniors includes: Race Entry, T-shirt, Awards, Awards Raffle (must be present), Awards meal. Kids $ 5.00 includes: Race Entry, Ribbon and T-shirt
Info: www.tamaracklodge.com
Online registration

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Apr
12
Sat
Elite Team Dinner @ Tahoe Cross Country Yurt
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Far West Elite Team is hosting a plated dinner at the Tahoe Cross Country Yurt Saturday April 12th at 6:00 p.m. Please join us as we wrap up the most successful season the Far West Elite Team has ever had and look forward to another great year. A delicious dinner will be served by the Elite Team in their finest attire. As part of a delicious meal, we will have a meat and a vegetarian entree options and are happy to accommodate other dietary restrictions if informed ahead of time. Cost will be 40$ a plate and capped at 40 seats due to space. All of the proceeds will go towards the Elite Team.

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Menu

Hors D’oeuvres:

Pancetta wrapped Dates

Caprese

Soup:

Curried Carrot Soup with flatbread

Entrees:

Herb Roasted Chicken

-Or-

Roasted Winter Squash

on bed of a wild rice accompanied by roast asparagus and beets

Desert:

Marsala Baked Apples

Apr
13
Sun
Billy Dutton Uphill @ Squaw Valley USA
Apr 13 all-day
Date: Sunday April 13, 2014
Time: 8 AM
Start: Squaw Valley USA
Distance: 3.2 miles Uphill
Cost: Pre Register online until 8 pm Saturday April 12th $25 ($20 Far West Members)
Race Day registration $30
Fundraiser for the Far West Nordic Junior Program
Info: www.billyduttonuphill.com
Apr
14
Mon
FAR WEST BOARD MEETING @ Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation
Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

All members are welcome and encouraged to attend.