Results from Masters World Cup – Asiago

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  The Masters World Cup Championships are underway in Asiago, Italy and Far West Nordic masters have turned in some strong performances. Congrats to all and Go Far West!

40th Annual Bjornloppet XC Ski Race Weekend and California Senior Winter Games Join Forces in March!

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Bear Valley Cross Country will host the 40th Annual Bjornloppet XC Ski Race and Festival on March 9th and March 10th, 2012. This is one of the longest running ski races in the west and it is open to all ages.  In addition, the California Senior Winter Games (CSWG) will be held the same weekend in Bear Valley. […]

Master’s Clinics

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Skate Technique Clinic with Wyatt FeredayMarch 2, 2013 at Tahoe XC 9am-11amLed by farm team racer Wyatt Fereday, this clinic will focus on analyzing and improving your skating technique and improving performance in skate races. There will be 2 hours of “on snow” time where Wyatt will review various aspects of how you skate ski, help […]

Blind Skiing Ambitions in Mid-West

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On Saturday, February 2, 2013, Far West Nordic racer Walt Raineri competed in the White Pines Stampede Classic 40km race near Traverse City, Michigan. He was the first blind competitor to ever race in the 38 year old event and took 3rd place in his age category, 7th overall in all classic skier categories, with a time […]

2013 Boulder Mountain Tour

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657 skiers completed the 2013 Boulder Mountain Tour in Sun Valley, Idaho. The 32 km race is in its 38th year (41st if you count the no snow years.) Far West Nordic was well represented by farmers and masters. Farm Team racers Beth Taylor was 4th 18-24 year old women, 6th women, 65th overall, Spencer Eusden […]

Masters Challenge Update

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6 races down and 5 races to go in the Masters challenge. You only need to do 5 races to be eligible for awards so, oddly enough, there is time left!  -Andy 2013 Masters Challenge Standings

2013 Tahoe Rim Tour

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It was a blustery cold morning with a fresh dusting of snow for the 6th annual Tahoe Rim Tour. Farm Team racers took the classic division honors with Noah Brautigam 1st with a time of 1:37:04, Wyatt Fereday 2nd at 1:37:09, and Gus Johnson 3rd at 1:41:28. Holly Whitney was first woman, 11th overall, with […]

Sierra Skogsloppet

  Sierra Skogsloppet Race Results Photos by MacBeth Graphics 175 racers enjoyed a beautiful morning at Tahoe Donner XC for the Sierra Skogsloppet. Farm Team racers prevailed with Spencer Eusden taking 1st at 38:27, Wyatt Fereday 2nd at 38: 28,  Gus Johnson 3rd at 39:00, and Holly Whitney won the women’s race, 6th overall, with […]

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Monday, January 21, 2013 @ 10AMTahoe Donner Cross Country Come race a 15 kilometer fun course around the Tahoe Donner trails. New 15 km 2 lap course, 7.5 km 1 lap course for juniors and novices, and 2 km youth race for under 13. ALL profits benefit the Truckee High School and Alder Creek Middle School […]

Alpenglow Freestyle

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  Alpenglow Freestyle 20K Race Results JNQ ResultsPhotos Photos by MacBeth Graphics 155 racers braved the cold on a beautiful morning for the Alpenglow Freestyle 20K and JNQ. Farm Team racer Noah Brautigam won the men’s race with a time of 1:00:46, followed by Farm Team racer Gus Johnson at 1:02:42, and Taylor Sundali at […]