Billy Dutton Uphill 2014

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Elite Team Dinner

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The Far West Elite Team is hosting a plated dinner at the Tahoe Cross Country Yurt Saturday April 12th at 6:00 p.m. Please join us as we wrap up the most successful season the Far West Elite Team has ever had and look forward to another great year. A delicious dinner will be served by […]

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 […]

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 […]

Wyatt Fereday Wins Teton Ridge Classic

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    Congrats to Elite Team racer Wyatt Fereday for his win at the Teton Ridge Classic  yesterday, January 11th, at Teton Ridge Ranch, Idaho. Wyatt finished the 28 km classic in 1:36:33 ,  with a two and a half minute lead.  Check out Wyatt’s race post in the Elite Team Blog. Race results Wyatt […]

Wild Cherries Elite Team Fundraiser

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Wild Cherries Coffee House in TruckeeSaturday, December 14th6am-6pm  Wild Cherries Coffee House in Truckee will be  donating 10% of all sales on December 14th to the Far West Nordic Elite Team. Come and enjoy a coffee or meal and help support the Elite Team! Follow the Elite Team Blog!

Bozeman SuperTour

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Far West Nordic Elite team athletes braved -4 degree temperatures in Bozeman, Montana for the 15k classic Bohart Ranch SuperTour. Patrick Johnson was 3rd with a time of 44:59.2 and Spencer Eusden was 28th at 50:39.4. Former Far West Nordic Farm team racer Chelsea Holmes took 1st place in the women’s 10k. Make sure to […]

West Yellowstone Freestyle

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The Far West Nordic athletes are on the road home after another successful day of racing against some of the fastest skiers in the nation. In the 15K Skate today, Patrick Johnson of the Far West Nordic Elite Team placed 12th in his class and teammate Wyatt Fereday was 27th. Shane Christian was 14th in U20, Peter […]

West Yellowstone SuperTour Opener

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25 Far West Nordic athletes and coaches are spending Thanksgiving in West Yellowstone. The 1.3km freestyle Sprint Competition marked the start of the SuperTour season and racers report excellent snow conditions.  Advancing to the finals Dylan Syben (MJR), Lizzie Larkins (FJR), Bria Riggs (FJR), and Danielle Nivinski (FJR) and racing in the FSR quarterfinals Hannah Halvorsen.  […]