June Lake Camp

June Lake Camp: July 24-27The June Lake Camp is a Far West classic. This is 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 […]

ASC Comp/Devo Summer Programs

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Registration is now open for the ASC Training Center’s Comp and Devo Summer programs. ASC provides high quality coaching and training in a fun filled and challenging atmosphere, directed toward skiers ages 12-19 who are looking to progress their ski skills and fitness for nordic racing. Join us and participate in exciting summer activities that lead into successful skiing and racing […]

Venue Change for End of the Season Party

PLEASE NOTE: Our End-of-the-Season Party for Far West Nordic has been moved! The end-of-season awards and party will be held on Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 1-4 pm at the Rideout Community Center on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe, 740 Timberland Lane, Tahoe City, CA  96145.      This is a potluck, and you should bring your own […]

TCCSEA Devo/Comp Team Registration

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The “Devo” and “Comp” programs comprise of a super FUN summer full of multiple activities for athletes ages 11-19. Both levels have a strong focus on preparation for a great season of cross country skiing and racing. The head coach will lead athletes in activities that combine roller skiing, hiking, running, bounding, strength conditioning, agility […]

Lake Tahoe Bliss Camp

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Lake Tahoe/Bliss Camp: June 24-26 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 […]

Lake Tahoe Ironman 2014 Volunteers

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We have been invited to partake in applying for a grant for the Lake Tahoe Ironman 2014 once again which will directly benefit both Far West and our athletes.  The Lake Tahoe Ironman 2014 will be held on Sunday, September 21st, 2014.  The fundraiser is going to be handled a bit differently this year than […]

US National Biathlon Championship

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The US National Biathlon Championships were held in Jericho, Vermont March 13-16th. Glenn Jobe led a group on biathletes from Far West including juniors Peter Carroll and Sam Zabell, former Farm Team racer Phillip Violett, and ASC Program Director Dave Eastwood.  In Friday’s Individual Race Sam Zabell took 2nd in the Youth Men 17-18, Dave […]

The David Quinn Award

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The Dave Quinn Award: PETER HOLMES Each year the USSA  Junior Cross Country Subcommittee presents the David Quinn award to recognize Junior Olympics athlete who best exemplifies the ideals of the cross country ski sport which Dave Quinn expressed through his life. In addition to outstanding results, nominees should have special attributes such as love for […]

JN 3×3 Freestyle Relays

In today’s 3×3 km freestyle relays Far West Nordic MU20 team of Peter Holmes, Shane Christian, and Patrick McElravey placed 2nd, our FU16 team of Hannah Halvorsen, Lizzie Larkins, and Jenna Rohlf placed 4th, our FU20 team of Laurel Fiddler, Danielle Nivinski, and Amanda Kirkeby took 8th,  and our MU16 team of Brandon Herhusky, Ryland […]

Support Far West Nordic

  SUPPORT FAR WEST NORDIC TODAY! We need your help! Please contribute to our annual Juniors Fundraising Campaign. Visit the  JN Blog site and DONATE today.