Squaw Mountain Run 2014

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The 2014 edition of the Squaw Mountain Run results are online. Auburn Ski Club is the driving force (and main beneficiary) of this event, and over 400 runners and hikers participated this year in perfect weather conditions on a beautiful day. And of course, Far West Nordic was there in force.  Even though it’s a […]

GIRLS DAY at Tahoe Cross Country

 GIRLS DAY at TAHOE XC The first annual GIRLS’ DAY at Tahoe XC was a huge success, with young female athletes learning, training, and having fun with coaches and role models. Designed after the popular Fast & Female program, there were over a dozen participants rollerskiing, strength training, and dancing. Thanks to Wilson Dippo, Valli and […]

FW/PNSA Redwoods Camp

FW/PNSA Redwoods: August 13-17Open to all Far West Juniors who have qualified for Junior Nationals. We have a friendly rivalry and shared training and technique experiences with Pacific Northwest Junior skiers. A super fun and challenging camp geared towards getting you ready for the hard training in the fall that is necessary to make you […]

Lake Tahoe Ironman 2014 Volunteers

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EARN FAR WEST BUCKS and SUPPORT THE LAKE TAHOE IRONMAN! Honor Top Female non-pro 2013 Ironman finisher Kara Lapoint, now turned Pro! Cheer on 2014 Ironman Athlete Coach Jeff Schloss! Sign up to volunteer by clicking on the link below. The shifts available are: Packet Stuffing Party, Wed., Sept. 17th, 10am-4pm @ Squaw ValleyGear Bags […]

ASC Comp/Devo Summer Programs

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Registration is now open for the ASC Training Center’s Comp and Devo Summer programs. ASC provides high quality coaching and training in a fun filled and challenging atmosphere, directed toward skiers ages 12-19 who are looking to progress their ski skills and fitness for nordic racing. Join us and participate in exciting summer activities that lead into successful skiing and racing […]

TCCSEA Devo/Comp Team Registration

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The “Devo” and “Comp” programs comprise of a super FUN summer full of multiple activities for athletes ages 11-19. Both levels have a strong focus on preparation for a great season of cross country skiing and racing. The head coach will lead athletes in activities that combine roller skiing, hiking, running, bounding, strength conditioning, agility […]

2014-2015 Far West Nordic Board Elected

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Congratulations to the New Far West Nordic Board of DirectorsFar West Nordic held its annual Board of Director elections and election of officers on Monday, May 12, 2014. Congratulations to the incoming board. Julie Halvorsen will serve as board President, Fred Zabell as Vice-President, Stacey Herhusky as Secretary, and Mike Wells will continue as Treasurer. […]

Summer Housing Board for Collegiate Athletes

This upcoming summer, we will once again be providing collegiate student-athletes the opportunity to come to Truckee and train as part of structured group. The program will benefit both the student-athletes, as they take advantage of the numerous training options in the area, as well as the local Nordic community. Exposure to these high level […]

Auburn Ski Club Summer

Adventure Day Camp:  Don’t miss this great opportunity for kids in and around the Truckee/Tahoe area to get a taste of adventure this summer! ASC is offering a multi-sport day camp for kids aged 8 and up July 7-11. Join our expert staff in adventures on the trails, river, and lakes that make the area […]

2014 Sierra Ski Chase Winners

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Here’s the final standing for the 2014 Sierra Ski Chase with an adjustment for low racer numbers due to the lack of snow this winter.  None of the 12 races in the Chase this year met the criteria for scoring with placing points + age handicap which is 40 or more adult (senior + master) racers.  However, we did have 4 races […]