The Yellowstone Rendezvous Race

March 8, 2014West Yellowstone, Montana Elite Team racers took 3 of the top 4 spots in the 34th annual Yellowstone Rendezvous Race. Patrick Johnson was 1st, Spencer Eusden 3rd, and Wyatt Fereday 4th in the 50k freestyle race. The Yellowstone Rendezvous is part of the American Ski Marathon Series,  North America’s longest-running and largest citizen’s racing and touring […]

AMERICAN BIRKEBEINER

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February 22, 2014Cable & Hayward, WIThe 41st annual American Birkebeiner was held on Saturday February 22nd in Hayward, Wisconsin. A combination of heavy snow and gusty winds knocked down the large tent at the Birkebeiner Start area Friday evening. The wind chill was below zero at the start of the race, with a headwind to boot. 3780 […]

Mammoth Biathlon

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Mammoth Mountain Ski AreaMarch 21-23, 2014 The first rule of biathlon is to have fun. And, we’re going to have a blast. Registration opens February 20, 2014 and closes on Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. Never shot a rifle before? We have clinics. Even if you can’t make a clinic, we will have an […]

THE GREAT SKI RACE® 2014 CANCELED

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For only the third time in 38 years, the Tahoe Nordic Search and Rescue (TNSAR) Team is canceling the race for 2014. “We’re sorry skiers but based on the collective feedback and input we’ve received, 2014’s The Great Ski Race® is officially, and unfortunately, CANCELED. Thank you to everyone who participated in our poll and […]

41st ANNUAL BJORNLOPPET XC SKI RACE WEEKEND

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41st ANNUAL BJORNLOPPET XC SKI RACE WEEKEND AND CALIFORNIA SENIOR WINTER GAMES JOIN FORCES IN MARCH! Bear Valley Cross Country will host the 41st Annual Bjornloppet XC Ski Race and Festival on March 8th and March 9th, 2014. This is one of the longest running ski races in the west and it is open to all ages.  In […]

President’s Cup 2014

  2014 President’s Cup Race ResultsJNQ ResultsPhotos by MacBeth Graphics

The Great Ski Race® at Royal Gorge 2014?

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Racers, It’s Up To You! The Facts: There is not enough snow in Truckee Royal Gorge XC has excellent conditions We can put on a “Great” Ski Race at Royal Gorge Best finish party including food, beer, and live band Single loop 30k and 15k courses Additional info on the FAQ PAGE. A decision will […]

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 […]

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 […]