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 […]

The 2013 Tahoe Rim Tour – this Weekend!

Tahoe Rim Tour

JANUARY 27, 2013CLASSIC, SKATE, and SNOWSHOE Divisions. 9:00 am classic start • 9:30am skate and snowshoe start Pre Registration $45 Adult • $40 Far West members • $10 Junior FAR WEST NORDIC  presents the 6th annual Tahoe Rim Tour & Race, a point to point 26 kilometer race from North Tahoe High School in Tahoe City […]

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 Tahoe Rim Tour

Tahoe Rim Tour

Tahoe Rim Tour April 7thDON’T MISS YOUR CHANCE TO SKI THIS GREAT POINT TO POINT RACE FROM TAHOE CITY TO TRUCKEE!. This is a fundraiser for the Far West Nordic Ski Education Association’s Junior Ski Programs.Race Day Registration 7:00am-8:15am at North Tahoe High School

Snowshoe Thompson 2012

Snowshoe Thompson 2012

  There was plenty of fresh snow at the summit for the rescheduled Snowshoe Thompson Classic. Farm Team racer Elias Bucher took 1st place in the men’s 10k race with a time of 30:15.2 and Far West coach Nancy Fiddler won the women’s race at 33:58.5. August Teague and Gus Johnson took 2nd and 3rd […]

Snowshoe Thompson Classic

Snowshoe Thompson Calssic course map 2012

March 18, 2012, 10 AM Interval StartsASC Training CenterOne of the oldest ski races in the west.  Classic technique only. 10 km Adult; J1/OJ boys 10km; J1/OJ girls & J2s 5kmMASTERS CHALLENGE * FISCHER CUP EVENT Don’t forget Ski Chasers – tomorrow is the drawing for some cool shwag if you are a Far West […]

Sierra Ski Chase Update

Sierra Ski Chase Chico Bags

This year’s Sierra Ski Chase participation prizes are Chico Bags. They will be handed out at this Sunday’s Paco’s Freestyle Race and next weekend’s Snowshoe Thompson Race. The Sierra Ski Chase raffle drawing will be held on March 18th at Auburn Ski Club after the Snowshoe Thompson. We have lots of wonderful raffle items but […]

ASC Presidents’ Cup


There were 116 racers at Auburn Ski Club for today’s President’s Cup, the 3rd and final Junior National Qualifier for this season. Farm Team racer Elias Bucher won the 10 kilometer men’s race with a time of 20:43.7, Far West junior Patrick McElravey was 2nd at 20:47.0, and Tav Streit was 3rd at 20:53.6. Far […]