ASC Sprints


  2013 ASC Sprints Race ResultsJNQ ResultsPhotos by MacBeth Graphics

2014 Nordic News


  Look for it at a ski area or ski shop near you!Available online. In this year’s Nordic News you’ll find “Fast, Female, & Pretty in Pink, The US Ski Team’s Rise” by Brad Rassler “The Awkward 80’s, A History of Skating” by Nancy Fiddler “Pushing The Walls” The Walt Raineri Story by John Gerbino “Be…..Here…..Now!” A Junior Racer’s […]

Far West Nordic 2013 Season Kickoff Party

Cottonwood Logo

Far West Nordic 2013 Season Kickoff PartyCottonwood RestaurantSunday, December 8, 2013   5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Guest Speaker: MARCUS NASH and other Tahoe Olympians2-Time Olympian and 9-Time National Champion Social hour with cash bar, 3 course dinner with beer and wine, and “Chance” raffle!Cost is $55 for Far West Nordic members and $65 for nonmembers.Group […]

New Moon Elite Team Fundraiser


New Moon Elite Team Fundraiser Friday  November 15th5:00 to 8:00 p.m. New Moon Natural Foods in Truckee.  New Moon Natural Foods in Truckee will be fundraising for the Elite Team. Mammoth Brewing Company will be sampling their beer with a $10 suggested donation with the proceeds going to The Far West Nordic Elite Team. Come and […]


Auctioneer 2012

  28th ANNUAL FAR WEST NORDIC AUCTION RAFFLE PARTYOctober 26, 2013Truckee Community Recreation Center   The 28th annual Far West Nordic Auction/Raffle Party will be held on Saturday, October 26th at the Truckee Community Recreation Center. This is the “CAN’T MISS” EVENT of the season. This is Far West Nordic’s largest fundraiser for its Junior […]

June Lake Camp 2013

  June Lake Camp 2013 The 2013 Far West Nordic June Lake Camp, led by Nancy Fiddler, Mark Nadell, and Marie French with a stellar support crew of Mike Mcelravey and Steve Twomey. Athletes included Carson Bold, Laurel Fiddler, Connor Kusumoto, Phillip Oxford, Cameron Small, Cody Atwood, Piper Joubert, Quinn Lehmkuhl, Jane Nall, JC Schoonmaker, […]

Bliss Camp 2013

  Bliss Camp 2013 The Far West Nordic Dryland TAHOE/BLISS Training Camp, June 25-27, 2013. 28 (yes, 28) athletes running, rollin’, hiking, swimming, jumping, and much much more! Photos by MacBeth Graphics

Bliss Camp

  The clouds parted (slightly) and the lake glowed in all it’s beauty – Bliss Camp.

Western REG-Agony Hill Time Trial June 2013

Agony Hill Time Trial  Park City, Utah: REG Nordic skiers ran an early morning time trial up 1200 feet of the 0.9 mile Agony Hill. One runner broke 15 minutes a few more broke into the 16 minute range as a great start for the western REG (Regional Elite Group) camp. Far West Nordic juniors […]

Ben Grasseschi

Ben Grasseschi

Good luck Ben wherever you venture and thank you for everything! Ben Grasseschi has been the heart and soul of Far West Nordic for the past 9 years. He has been the head Junior Coach, has guided countless masters racers, created and nurtured the FW Farm Team, has overseen the expansion of the Far West […]