SEASON FINALE: 2011 CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH

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Royal Gorge XC April 16th, 2011 The 2011 California Gold Rush was notable for a new date and a new course due to blizzards in late March that left Serene Lakes buried in record snow. 115 racers skied either the Gold, Silver, Bronze, or Junior Rush on a warm, beautiful day at Royal Gorge XC. […]

MASTERS CHALLENGE RESULTS FINAL

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And with this year’s Gold/SIlver/Bronze rush,  we had another thrilling conclusion to this year’s Master Challenge.   We’d like to once again thank everyone for participating in the race series and hope it made your season more enjoyable.   We’ll be getting your awards to you in the mail very soon. Please let me know by 4/24 […]

GOLD RUSH REGISTRATION

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California Gold Rush April 16, 2011 at Royal Gorge XC Gold Rush: 45 km. • Silver Rush: 30 km. • Bronze Rush: 15 km • Junior Rush 3km NEW EARLIER START TIME: 8 AMNEW COURSE MAPS *NEW start time: 8:00am *  This is an hour earlier than published to try to catch the best conditions […]

MAMMOTH MARATHON

Tamarck Lodge XCApril 3, 2011 “It was a great race, Nancy Fiddler called it mixed conditions, but the racers where enthusiastic and had a good time.” – Ueli Luthi (race director) 39 racers completed the 42 kilometer marathon and another 49 completed the 21 kilometer half marathon. In the women’s marathon, Julie Young was 1st […]

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH

Gold Rush 2010

March 20, 2011 7AM: CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH CANCELEDUnfortunately due to Interstate 80 closure, heavy snow, and high winds, the California Gold Rush has been canceled.

MASTERS CHALLENGE SERIES CLOSE

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Only two races left this year for the Masters challenge!  Remember, you need six races this year to qualify for awards.  The races are heating up so make sure to get out to the rescheduled Gold/Silver/Bronze rush race on April 16th.   Also, please let me know if you find any problems with scoring issues and […]

GOLD RUSH REGISTRATION

Gold Rush 2006

California Gold Rush March 20, 2011 at Royal Gorge XC Gold Rush: 45 km. • Silver Rush: 30 km. • Bronze Rush: 15 km • Junior Rush 3km The California Gold Rush is one of the most scenic, exciting and challenging Nordic ski races in the country. Whether you’re a serious cross country ski competitor, […]

THE GREAT SKI RACE 2011

2011 Great Ski Race Beth Reid

The Great Ski RaceMarch 6, 2011Despite challenging weather, 667 racers including 98 juniors, skied the 30 kilometer course over Starratt Pass and along Sawtooth Ridge from Tahoe XC to Truckee. Local skiers won the day with Farm Team racer Chelsea Holmes as 1st women, 3rd overall, with a time of 1:30:13, followed by Katerina Nash […]

THE GREAT SKI RACE

The Great Ski Race 2011

The Great Ski Race 2011 Congratulations to Tav Streit and Chelsea Holmes! Race Results

NEXT UP: THE GREAT SKI RACE!

Great Ski Race 2009

Sunday March 6th, 2010 9AM Tahoe XC to Truckee Be a Part of the Largest Ski Race In California The 35th annual point-to-point 30km Great Ski Race is an event not to be missed! Sign up by March 5th to catch lower entry fees (click on link below to sign up). Race day registration in […]