US Nationals 10/15k Classic


18 degrees with four inches of new snow made for perfect conditions for the 10/15k Classic races at US Nationals in Soldier Hollow. Far West Nordic was well represented including Brandon Herhusky 1st MU16, Peter Holmes 4th MU18, and Hannah Halvorsen 5th FU16.Women’s 10k ClassicFar West Nordic Juniors: Hannah Halvorsen 5th FU16, Bria Riggs 22nd […]

West Yellowstone Freestyle


The Far West Nordic athletes are on the road home after another successful day of racing against some of the fastest skiers in the nation. In the 15K Skate today, Patrick Johnson of the Far West Nordic Elite Team placed 12th in his class and teammate Wyatt Fereday was 27th. Shane Christian was 14th in U20, Peter […]

West Yellowstone SuperTour Opener

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25 Far West Nordic athletes and coaches are spending Thanksgiving in West Yellowstone. The 1.3km freestyle Sprint Competition marked the start of the SuperTour season and racers report excellent snow conditions.  Advancing to the finals Dylan Syben (MJR), Lizzie Larkins (FJR), Bria Riggs (FJR), and Danielle Nivinski (FJR) and racing in the FSR quarterfinals Hannah Halvorsen.  […]

West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone 2013

National U16 Camp by Lizzie Larkins

National U16 camp

Far West Nordic juniors  Julien Bordes, Hannah Halvorsen, Lizzie Larkins, Dylan Syben, and Sam Zabell just returned from Marquette Michigan where they spent a week training with the top J2s in the country at the National U16 Camp. Read Lizzie Larkin’s account of the week…

Peak-bagging, Rope Swinging, Watermelon, and More – 2013 Far West June Lake Camp by Nancy Fiddler


Far West juniors from Truckee, North Tahoe, Sugar Bowl Academy and Mammoth programs took part in a 4 day camp in the Eastern Sierra July 18-21. Camping in June Lake, participants experienced lots of sunshine and warm temperatures while putting in some high quality training. Campers from the north and south merged at the county […]

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, […]

FW/PNSA Redwoods Camp

FW/PNSA Redwoods: August 14-18Open 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 […]


June Lake Camp: July 18-21Calling all Junior Far West skiers aged 13 and up! A super fun and motivating camp for the ‘old hands” to the ‘newbies’. June Lake Camp is the longest running Far West Nordic summer camp for a good reason. It’s all about camping in the beautiful Eastern Sierra near the Big […]

Bliss Camp


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