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Mar
9
Sun
Bjornloppet Classic Race/CA Senior Winter Games @ Bear Valley Cross Country
Mar 9 all-day

Date: Sunday March 9, 2014
Time: 10 AM (Daylight Savings Time Change!)
Start: Bear Valley Cross Country
Distance: 10 km / 5 km
Cost: Pre Reg $25 by 2/23; Late Reg $30
Fee includes party, prizes, food and music
Info: www.bearvalleyxc.com

Bear Valley Cross Country will host the 41st Annual Bjornloppet XC Ski Race and Festival on March 8th and March 9th, 2014. This is one of the longest running ski races in the west and it is open to all ages.  In addition, the California Senior Winter Games (CSWG) will be held the same weekend in Bear Valley. Bjornloppet racers ages 50 and up will automatically have their Bjornloppet race times entered in the CSWG Nordic Race Results for the California Senior Winter Games gold, silver and bronze medals.

On Saturday, March 8th, the Freestyle (skate ski or stride) race begins at 10:30 a.m. and racers have a choice of participating in the 20K race, the 10K Open Division race, or the 5K Junior race (CSWG athletes ages 70 & up race in the 10K race). On Sunday, March 9th, the race begins at 10:00 a.m. (don’t forget Daylight Savings Time begins—spring forward!) and racers can compete in the 10K or 5K Classic (stride only) or Snowshoe race (CSWG athletes ages 70 & up race in one of the 5K races). Saturday’s race fees include the race, a t-shirt, the Bjornloppet awards party with lunch and Bjornloppet and CSWG medals; Sunday’s race fees include the race and Bjornloppet awards party with snacks and Bjornloppet and CSWG medals. For an official Bjornloppet race registration form, visit our Events page at www.bearvalleyxc.com.

For more information, contact Bear Valley Cross Country at 209-753-2834 or bvxc@sbcglobal.net.

Fun Run on Skis @ Tahoe Donner XC
Mar 9 all-day

Ideal for the recreational skier/snowshoer to try their hand at a fun race on a non-technical course. 2-, 5- or 10-kilometer ski or snowshoe options and a BBQ to follow. Cost: $10 / $5 for 18yrs and under – includes lunch! Trail pass required.

Mar
15
Sat
Kids’ Rush @ Royal Gorge XC
Mar 15 all-day

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
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
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
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