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Far West Nordic 2013 Season Kickoff Party

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Far West Nordic 2013 Season Kickoff PartyCottonwood RestaurantSunday, December 8, 2013   5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Guest Speaker: MARCUS NASH and other Tahoe Olympians2-Time Olympian and 9-Time National Champion Social hour with cash bar, 3 course dinner with beer and wine, and “Chance” raffle!Cost is $55 for Far West Nordic members and $65 for nonmembers.Group […]

Incline High School Seeking Nordic Coach

Incline High School has asked us to get the word out that they are looking for a Nordic Coach for this season. All practices are held at Tahoe XC so it is not necessary to travel to Incline for practices as the team has the support of parent volunteers to help with transportation. If you […]

Auburn Ski Club Training Center Open House

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October 26th, 9am to 1pm Keep Calm – Winter is coming.  While we watch NOAA for news of the first BIG snow the ASC Training Center is hosting an open house, Sat. October 26th.  We’re inviting all members, guests and those interested in learning about ASC Training Center and our programs.  It’ll be a full morning […]

2015 USSA Cross Country Junior Nationals Organization Committee formation gathering

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2015 USSA Cross Country Junior NationalsMarch 2015 – ASC Training CenterOrganization Committee formation gathering October 27th, 10am – Noon The biggest Junior Cross Country event in North America is returning to the ASC Training Center and Far West .  This annual National Championships will draw 400+ of the very best 14-19 year old skiers for […]

Positions Open for 2013 U18 Nordic Junior Countries Competition

Positions Open for 2013 U18 Nordic Junior Countries Competition (J1 Trip) Rovaniemi, Finland – Jan 26 – Feb 7, 2014 The U.S. Ski Team and National Nordic Foundation are hiring two service staff and one Trip Leader to this year’s championships in Finland. The positions will be funded by National Nordic Foundation. The position will […]

Winter Home Stay Needed for 2 Australian skiers

G’day mates! It is ‘olde’ coach Ben asking you all to consider supporting two skiers from Australia looking for a home-stay in Tahoe during their ‘summer’ break. The dates would be apprx early December to end of January. The girls are 12 and 17 and come as a unit tho they are not related. Lola, […]

Ian Ethan’s Open Land Trio California Tour

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Former Far West Nordic Farm Team racer and webmaster Ian Ethan Case returns to the Tahoe-Truckee for a series of concerts for Trails & Vistas. Ian’s music on the Acoustic Double-Neck Guitar is an experience not to be missed! Sat. 9/7  - Donner Summit, CA - Trails & Vistas Art HikeSat. 9/7  - Truckee, CA - Trails & Vistas […]

Mammoth Seeks Cross Country Ski Center Manager

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Job Description: The Cross Country Ski Manager plans, directs and coordinates the operations of the cross country ski center including rentals, sales, banking, ski patrol, grooming, marketing and ski school. This person will continue to develop the Cross-Country Ski program at Tamarack Cross-Country Ski Center including instructor training, lesson programs, junior team program, trail maintenance, […]

Looking for Classic and Skate Marwe Rollerskis

Hi Far West Community! I am searching to try and buy someone’s used classic and skate Marwe rollerskis. If you are done with your pair and are considering selling them, please contact me at truckeenordicchick@hotmail.com. Thank you! Annika Taylor Contact Info: truckeenordicchick@hotmail.com Annika Taylor

Tahoe XC Junior Development Program

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The Tahoe Cross Country Ski Education Association’s Development Program is a fun early development program for cross-country ski racing. The goal of the program is to introduce and develop cross-country ski skills, promote general fitness, and create a love of the sport to last a lifetime.  Summer program activities include skate and classic roller skiing, […]

ASC Training Center Summer Programs

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The summer Biathlon program and open range sessions begin June 2.  New this summer the program is offering youth, junior and masters training on Sunday mornings.  June 27-30 the Training Center hosts the USBA Western Region Championships.  See the ASC website for more information. ASC Training Center summer XC dry-land training for juniors kicks-off Monday, […]

Summer Housing Still Needed

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We are currently looking for several more housing spots for this summer’s college residency program. In its third year of existence, this program has become a great asset to our division. Last summer’s athletes went on to podium and win at several College races, including an NCAA Championship. This year’s participants are all highly motivated […]

ASC Seeking a Programs Manager

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Auburn Ski Club Training Center on Donner Summit, CA is currently seeking to fill the year-round position of Training Center programs manager.  ASC-TC is a nationally recognized club that offers a wide range of Cross-Country, Alpine, Snowboarding, Freeride and Biathlon programs with a competition schedule in all disciplines.  ASC-TC operates its own facilities that include […]

Studio Apartment for Rent in Serene Lakes, Donner Summit

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Studio Apartment for Rent in Serene Lakes, Donner Summit Just two blocks from Summit Station, Royal Gorge Partially furnished: bed, dresser, kitchen appliances and table Cozy: ideal for an individual Sunny southern exposure with two large windows Electric baseboard heating Bathroom with shower 6900’ Elevation; Great trails for training and lake for swimming Rent for […]

The 34th Annual Rendezvous Race

The 34th Annual Rendezvous Race will be held on March 2, 2013 Start off Your Spring Ski Racing with a Bang! There are just over two weeks until the cannon fires for the 34th annual Yellowstone Rendezvous Race, on March 2, 2013.  Make plans now to participate in this historic race, and experience some of […]