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.

2015 XC Junior Nationals Organizing and informational meeting

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The 2015 USSA  XC Junior Nationals are coming to the Auburn Ski Club Training Center and Far West March 8-14th 2015!  It will be our region’s turn to welcome the Nation’s best cross country skiers, coaches and spectators and show them what Far West is all about. With our successful 2005 and 2009 JN’s to […]

JN Classic Sprints

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Classic Sprint day at Stowe and Peter Holmes won his 2nd National Championship taking 1st MU18. Other highlight results of the day Hannah Halvorsen 4th in the FU16 A Final, Lizzie Larkins 3rd in the FU16 B Final, Patrick McElravey 5th MU20 A Final, and Laurel Fiddler 5th in the FU20B Final. Making the quarterfinals Skyler Mullings, […]

JN Classic Interval Start

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Monday, the first day of competition at the 2014 Junior Nationals, were the 5k/10k classic interval start races. The highlight results of the day were Peter Holmes taking 1st MU18, Hannah Halvorsen 3rd FU16, and Patrick McElravey 6th MU20. 10k MU18/MU20: Peter Holmes 1st MU18, Patrick McElravey 6th MU20, Shane Christian  35th MU20, Peter Carroll 38th MU18, Dylan Syben 45th […]

Far West Nordic Junior National Team

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The Far West Nordic Junior National Team and 8 coaches are headed to Stowe,Vermont from February 28- March 9th. Follow the Team on their JN Blog and on their Facebook page! The following are the athletes on the Far West Nordic Junior National Team for 2014.  U16 Girls:  Kyla Burrill, Hannah Halvorsen , Eleanore Hamilton, Elizabeth Larkins, […]

President’s Cup 2014

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2014 JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

February 28 through March 9 Open to all Junior National Qualified athletes for 2014. Cost:  $1640 Far West Uniform: $250 Signup/Payment Deadline: Thursday, February 20 Mandatory Team & Parent Meeting: Saturday, February 22 @ 4 pm at Auburn Ski Club (after the State Championships) Junior Nationals this year will be held at the Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, […]

FAR WEST NORDIC JUNIOR NATIONAL TEAM NAMED

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This season there were 7 Junior National Qualifiers. Junior racers had to ski in 4 of the 7 races, and have a QUALIFYING time in 3 races, including both a classic and a freestyle (skate) race.Pending acceptance of their spot on the team, the following are the athletes that qualified for the Far West Nordic Junior […]