December 2013 – April 2014

Tannenbaum Classic @ Tamarack Lodge
Dec 15 all-day

Date: Sunday December 15, 2013
Time: 10 AM
Start: Tamarack Lodge XC (start at Packstation)
Distance: 10 km (juniors 5 km; kids 2 km)
Cost: Pre Reg $25 by 12/8; Late Reg $30; Juniors and Kids $5)
ESNSA Fundraiser

Tannenbaum Race 2013 Flyer

Snowshoe Thompson Classic @ Auburn Ski Club
Dec 22 all-day

Date: December 22, 2013
Time: 10 AM Interval Starts (youth start 9:30am)
Start: ASC Training Center
Distance: 10 km Adult;  5km Juniors; 2km Youth
Cost: Pre Registration (by 2/18) $25, Juniors $20, Youth race $10; Late Reg $40 , Juniors $35, Youth race $25

USSA scoring + $10 (For athletes wishing to be USSA scored (yes that’s all you Junior National hopefulls) add $10
Juniors must have a USSA license and provide their USSA number by the morning of the race in order to get USSA points for the race.

ASC members $5 discount for preregistration
Register online at athleteinyou
Sponsored by Silver Sage Sports Performance
Preregistration required for JN Qualification

Allan Bard Memorial Classic @ Tamarack Lodge
Feb 2 all-day

Date: Sunday February 2, 2014
Time: 10 AM
Start: Tamarack Lodge XC (start at Packstation)
Distance: 20 km  (U20/U18 Boys 10km;U16 Boys/Jr Girls 5km; youth 2 km)
Cost: Pre Reg: $25 before 1/26; Late Reg $30; Juniors / Kids $5

Yosemite Nordic Holiday Race: CANCELED @ Badger Pass Ski Area
Feb 22 all-day

Date: Saturday February 22, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM
Start: Badger Pass, Yosemite National Park
Distance: 18 km (Juniors 10 km)
Cost: Pre Reg $40 (Juniors $20) by 2/8/14; Race Day $50 (Juniors $30)
Price includes both Saturday and Sunday races plus Tele Race on Saturday and half day lift ticket

42nd Annual Nordic Holiday Ski Race

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

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

For more information, contact Bear Valley Cross Country at 209-753-2834 or

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


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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