Super JNQ Freestyle


It was another strong day for Far West Nordic racers in Soldier Hollow. The highlights of today’s 5k/10/15k  freestyle races were JC Schoonmaker’s 1st place MU14, Lizzie Larkins 4th FU16, Grace Bronstone’s 4th FU14, Christian Shane 5th MU20, Ryland Belisle 6th MU16, Camille Syben 6th FU14, Dylan Syben 8th MU18, and Amanda Kirkeby 8th FU18. […]

Soldier Hollow Classic Sprints JNQ


36 Far West Nordic juniors are in Soldier Hollow for the Super JNQ where they’ll be racing hundreds of the fastest athletes from the Intermountain, Rocky, Pacific Northwest, and High Plains divisions.   Racing started with Friday’s Classic Sprints. Highlights included Brandon Herhusky finishing with the fastest time for the U16 Boys, Lizzie Larkins with the […]

Monday’s JNQ MOVED to ASC!!


The Skogsloppet at TDXC has been canceled or postponed. Auburn Ski Club will be hosting the MLK Freestyle JNQ Race. Monday January 20thInterval start at 9:30am$10 entry fee for ASCTC members, $15 for non-members until 4pm SaturdayRace day registration $30 This is a JNQ only event with the following ages classes U18/U20 boys  15km U18/U20 girls […]

First JNQs in The Books


It was a beautiful weekend for the first 2 JNQs of the season, the ASC Freestyle Sprints and the Snowshoe Thompson Classic. Juniors need to compete in four out of seven qualifiers and have qualifying times in three events, including at least one skate and one classic event! Looks like a very strong start to […]

ASC Sprints


  2013 ASC Sprints Race ResultsJNQ ResultsPhotos by MacBeth Graphics

2015 USSA Cross Country Junior Nationals Organization Committee formation gathering

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2015 USSA Cross Country Junior NationalsMarch 2015 – ASC Training CenterOrganization Committee formation gathering October 27th, 10am – Noon The biggest Junior Cross Country event in North America is returning to the ASC Training Center and Far West .  This annual National Championships will draw 400+ of the very best 14-19 year old skiers for […]

Northern Lights


  Junior National photos by MacBeth Graphics

JN Classic Mass Start


The final races of the 2013 Junior Nationals were the classic mass start competition. Congrats to Peter Holmes for his 2nd place finish in the MJ1 competition! 10k FOJ: Joelle Romo 24th15km MOJ: Patrick McElravey 13th, Alex Kopytko 47th, Branden Deeter 48th*10km FJ1: Katrin Larusson 14th, Bria Riggs 58th, Skyler Flora 60th, Danielle Nivinski 66th, […]

JN Freestyle Sprints


The team awoke to -9 degree temps for todays freestyle sprints. The highlight result of the day was a 3rd place finish by Hannah Halvorsen for the J2 girls, a 4th place for Patrick McElravey in th OJ boys, and a 6th place by Dylan Syben in the J2 boys competition. Making the quarterfinals were […]

JN 3×3 Classic Relays

In today’s classic 3 x 3.3 km relays Far  West Nordic’s MJ2 team of Dylan Syben, Julien Bordes, and Sam Zabell placed 5th and our MOJ team of Peter Holmes, Shane Christian, and Patrick McElravey took 7th. MJ2: Syben-Bordes-Zabell 5th, Herhusky-Mullings-Jobe 15thFJ2: Halvorsen-Larkins-Kirkeby 13thMJ1: Carroll-Vomund- A Deeter 21stMOJ: Holmes-Christuan-McElravey 7th, Kopytko-B Deeter-Wiltz 21stFOJ: Romo-Flora-Hartley 12thFJ1: […]