Classic Technique Clinic

Glenn Jobe

CLASSIC TECHNIQUE CLINICJanuary 19, 2013 at Tahoe XC  We’re scheduling this clinic the weekend before the Tahoe Rim Tour to give Far West members time to improve their classic techniques and get “on-course” instruction from one of Tahoe’s best classic skiersThis year our classic technique clinic will be led by renowned Far West coach and Olympian […]

Paco’s Fun Race


Paco’s Fun Race Race Results Photos by MacBeth Graphics

Silver Sage Center Pursuit


The 1st race of the Silver Sage Center Pursuit was Sunday’s Snowshoe Thompson Classic. A cold morning made for great classic conditions for the 120 racers. Callum Watson won the men’s 10k with a time of 27:51.2, Austin Meng took 2nd at 28:36.8, and Alex Hamilton was 3rd at 28:38.1. For the women, Beth Reid […]

Snowshoe Thompson Classic


Snowshoe Thompson Classic Race Results JNQ Results Photos by MacBeth Graphics

Snowshoe Thompson Classic + Paco’s Freestyle = Silver Sage Center Pursuit


Sunday December 30th’s Snowshoe Thompson Classic and Monday, December 31st’s Paco’s Freestyle can now be raced as a PURSUIT.  The optional Silver Sage Center Pursuit Race means a racer’s result on the first day at the Snowshoe Thompson Classic will determine her start for the 2nd day. So Paco’s Freestyle start (for those doing both […]

Masters Jackets

masters jacket

Dear Masters Skiers Tired of showing up at big races and nobody knows where you are from? OK, so it may not be your biggest problem but Far West Nordic can still help. We’ve designed a new Far West Nordic jacket with the help of the really great people at Mt. Borah designs. According to […]

2013 Masters World Cup Reservations

2013 Masters World Cup

Asiago WMC 2013 hotel reservations are now available to the AXCS membership, and as expected this venue is proving to be extremely popular, and already in the first five days, 41 hotel rooms have been reserved. If you have your copy of the XC World Digest, Spring issue, you may want to review the information […]

2012 Masters Challenge

masters challenge logo

Well, the snow held out enough to get in 6 races in the year’s Masters Challenge. We like to thank all the xc ski resorts for all their great work getting the courses ready under such difficult conditions. We’d also like to thank all of you racers who came out and raced in the year […]

2012 Tahoe Rim Tour

Tahoe Rim Tour 2012

Tahoe Rim Tour April 7, 2012 Race ResultsPhotos It was a beautiful klister day for the 2012 Tahoe Rim Tour. 121 racers skied or snowshoed the 26 kilometer course from Tahoe XC to Northstar XC. Despite a broken pole, August Teague won the men’s classic division with a time of 1:23:09, Farm Team racer Gustavo […]

2012 Mammoth Marathon

100 racers enjoyed the fresh snow for this year’s Mammoth Marathon. Farm Team racer Wyatt Fereday placed first in the full marathon at 2:07:58.2, August Teague was 2nd at 2:09:40.5, and Farm Team racer Gus Johnson was 3rd at 2:17:42.2. In the women’s race Beth Thomas was 1st at 2:40:53.7, Far West junior Cassidy Cichowicz […]