CALENDAR

 

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.

May
10
Sat
END OF SEASON PARTY @ Rideout Community Center
May 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The end-of-season awards and party will be held on Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 1-4 pm at the 

Rideout Community Center, 740 Timberland Ln, Tahoe City, CA 96145

There are BBQs available.  This is a potluck, and you should bring your own utensils, plates and a cup.  Far West will provide water and lemonade.  If you want something stronger, you should BYOB.

This party is open to Far West Nordic juniors and their families, elite team, masters, and members.  Spread the word.

May
12
Mon
FAR WEST BOARD MEETING and ANNUAL ELECTION OF DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS @ Truckee River Winery
May 12 @ 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 12, 2014 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.