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 […]

Super JNQ Freestyle

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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

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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 […]

SoHo 2014

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  Far West Nordic Team at Soldier Hollow  

Scandinavia Cup Update

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Far West Nordic juniors Hannah Halvorsen and Peter Holmes are in Rovaniemi, Finland for the 2014 Scandinavia Cup. Hannah was 18th overall (3rd U.S. female) in the Girls 5 km classic  and Peter Holmes took 41st overall in the Boys 10 km classic. Rescheduled due to cold temps on Friday, Peter Holmes was 24th in the 1.4km Boy’s […]

The Race is On!

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The CNISSF Mammoth Classic and Allan Bard 20 km Classic Races are on ! The Mammoth Classic is on January 31 and the Allan Bard on February 2nd. Tamarack is offering discounts on lodging, trail passes, and rentals. 30% off lodging at Tamarack Lodge and Resort from Thursday, January 30 to Sunday, February 2, 2014. Reservations must be […]

Monday’s JNQ MOVED to ASC!!

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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 […]

Ingrid Roske for Snowfest Queen

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    Far West Junior INGRID ROSKE will be a SNOWFEST QUEEN candidate for Far West Nordic Ski Education Association. Please show your support for Ingrid by attending Snowfest events and purchasing raffle tickets from her. 50% of the ticket sales she achieves will go to help support Far West Nordic’s programs. Raffle tickets are […]

Utah Super JNQ – Soldier Hollow

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February 5-9, 2014 Cost: $495 Open to all Far West athletes age 13 or older (as of December 31, 2013) wishing for top-notch racing and ski travel experience. Sign-up Deadline: January 26th -firm! Sign Up Early, as this trip will Fill Up Quickly! This is one of the most anticipated trips of the year for the Juniors. […]

TED BEAUCHAMP SCHOLARSHIP 2014

The Far West Junior Committee is pleased to announce that the 2014 Ted Beauchamp Scholarship is now available for applications. This Scholarship is available to provide financial assistance to Far West Nordic Juniors (age 12-19) who are seeking to pursue XC skiing at his/her highest level and who need financial assistance to get there. Please […]