CALENDAR

 

May
26
Sat
ASC Rep Sale @ Auburn Ski Club
May 26 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jun
24
Sun
WESTERN REG: Park City, Utah
Jun 24 – Jul 1 all-day
  • June 24-July 1, 2012
  • Cost: $900 Includes food, lodging, ground transportation, camp fee, etc.
  • By Invite Only
  • Signup Deadline: June 17, 2012

Open to Far West athletes by invite only. This is the premiere summer training camp for the best Juniors in the Western Region. Super motivating for the year ahead this is a must do camp if you are serious about your summer training and winter goals. A USSA license is required.

Coach will be  Kara LaPoint.


Checks are preferred for all payments.

Remember to send in your Medical Release, Waiver & Release Form, and Code of Conduct Form well in advance!

Jun
26
Tue
LAKE TAHOE/BLISS CAMP: D.L. Bliss State Park, CA
Jun 26 – Jun 28 all-day
  • June 26-28, 2012
  • Cost: $185
  • Open to all Far West Nordic Juniors ages 12-19 (11 year olds subject to coach’s discretion)
  • Signup Deadline: June 19, 2012

Open to all Far West juniors age 12-19. This is our best camp for those of you who have never been to a Far West Camp or those of you who want a little extra push and motivation. Super fun and challenging right here in our own beautiful backyard, the west shore of Lake Tahoe. Camp consists of hiking, kayaking, general water mayhem, rollerskiing, technique, and Fun.

Coaches will be Ben Grasseschi, Mary Ellen Benier, and Stefan Benier.

Checks are preferred for all payments.

Remember to send in your Medical Release, Waiver & Release Form, and Code of Conduct Form well in advance!

Jul
4
Wed
Firecracker Mile @ Donner Pass Road
Jul 4 all-day

Event starts 10am by US Bank Mon July 4th. 1 mile gravity fed fun event for all ages & abilities. Run through the crowds waiting for the parade. Fundraiser for Auburn Ski Club Nordic Programs.

Jul
19
Thu
JUNE LAKE CAMP: June Lake, CA
Jul 19 – Jul 22 all-day
  • July 19-22, 2012
  • Cost: $235
  • Open to all Far West Nordic Juniors ages 13-19
  • Signup Deadline: July 12, 2012

The June Lake Camp is a Far West classic, the longest-running Nordic training camp in the division. It is both super fun and extremely motivating for just about any Junior athlete, whether you’re an experienced racer or an up-and-coming young competitor. Based out of  (where else?) beautiful June Lake in the Eastern Sierra, activities will include some challenging & scenic runs, great roller skiing on spectacular roads, and also an incredible hike to the top of a 13,000+ ft. peak, where you will truly feel “on top of the world.” Combined with traditional fun games, swimming, and great camaraderie, the June Lake Camp is the one must-do training session of the summer.

Open to all Far West juniors age 13-19. A super fun and motivating camp for the ‘old hands” to the ‘newbies’. Camp consists of amazing hiking, rollerskiing, sightseeing, and technique-ing.

Coaches will be Nancy Fiddler, Mark Nadell, Austin Meng, and more.

Remember to send in your Medical Release, Waiver & Release Form, and Code of Conduct Form well in advance!

Aug
4
Sat
Squaw Valley Mountain Run @ Squaw Valley USA
Aug 4 all-day

For the past 31 years, on the first Saturday of August, hundreds runners and hikers have made the annual pilgrimage to the top of Squaw Valley to enjoy a great workout with stunning views of Lake Tahoe and the High Sierra.

Starting at the base of Squaw Valley USA (6200’) the course climbs the 3.6 mile mountain run to High Camp (8200’) where awards, raffle, music, light refreshments & beer are provided.

Participants can choose to RUN or take a more leisurely pace and HIKE, or Nordic walk (hike with poles). For the less energetic – let the cable car do the 2000 foot elevation gain & join our knowledgeable guides for the beautiful FLOWER WALK on easy rolling terrain

More info

Aug
15
Wed
FW/PNSA Camp: Trinidad, CA
Aug 15 – Aug 19 all-day
  • August 15-19, 2012
  • Cost: $360
  • Open to Junior National Qualified athletes
  • Signup Deadline: August 5, 2012

Open to all Far West Juniors who have qualified for Junior Nationals. We have a friendly rivalry and shared training and technique experiences with Pacific Northwest Junior skiers. A super fun and challenging camp geared towards getting you ready for the hard training in the fall that is necessary to make you the best skier you can be. Camp consists of running, hiking, general water mayhem, rollerskiing, World Cup Soccer match, technique, and Fun; not necessarily in that order.

Coaches will be Ben Grasseschi, Ben Husaby, plus others.

 

Checks are preferred for all payments.

Remember to send in your Medical Release, Waiver & Release Form, and Code of Conduct Form well in advance!

Aug
23
Thu
Summer Biathlon National Champs @ Auburn Ski Club
Aug 23 – Aug 26 all-day

The Auburn Ski Club will host the 2012 USBA Summer Biathlon National Championships on Donner Summit,California August 23-26 2012. This will be the 25th annual summer biathlon championships, which were first contested in 1988.

They will also host a Novice race (no experience required) on Saturday August 25th after the Sprint Race.
Visit ASC for  more information.

Sep
8
Sat
Donner Summit Bike Time Trial @ up old 40 from the west end of Donner Lake to Sugar Bowl Academy
Sep 8 all-day

Challenge yourselves & your friends to bike up old 40 from the west end of Donner Lake to Sugar Bowl Academy.

Road, Mountain, tandem & single speed categories

REGISTRATION:

Click here to register – or register at Pacos the week before the race.

$25 pre reg Register or $30 Race morning

  • Race registration, bib pick & parking at Truckee’s factory stores. 
    Please note parking is not available at the start at west end Beach use the ride along Donner lake as part of your warm up
    .
  • Pre Reg racers will be randomized & start times will be published at registration
  • New Reg will be assigned start times when they register

START:

  • Starts will be at 30 Sec intervals starting at 10am
  • Your warm up is your ride to the start
    • on Donner Pass Rd or
    • on The South side of the Lake – the traffic is less there than on the North – there is a paved path all around the Lake now if you go through the State Park on the East End

FINISH:

  • Will be at Sugar Bowl Academy
  • We will have water jugs to refill your bottles with water or energy drink

SAFETY:

  • The road will not be closed – So ride smart & be safe !
  • Please stay close to the right side of the road & only pass if safe to do so.
  • Any rider who crosses the central line will be disqualified
  • To minimize impact on the road please wait till all riders are done climbing (11am ?) to bike back down. You can ride along old 40 & around Serene Lakes for a cool down – or even go all the way to Cisco if you wish
Sep
15
Sat
ASC Fall Rep Sale @ Auburn Ski Club
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm