NEWS

June Lake Camp

June Lake Camp: July 24-27The June Lake Camp is a Far West classic. This is the longest-running Nordic training camp in the division. It is both super fun and extremely motivating for just about any Junior athlete, whether you’re an experienced racer or an up-and-coming young competitor. Based out of  (where else?) beautiful June Lake in the […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

Venue Change for End of the Season Party

PLEASE NOTE: Our End-of-the-Season Party for Far West Nordic has been moved! The end-of-season awards and party will be held on Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 1-4 pm at the Rideout Community Center on the West Shore of Lake Tahoe, 740 Timberland Lane, Tahoe City, CA  96145.      This is a potluck, and you should bring your own […]

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 […]

Lake Tahoe Bliss Camp

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Lake Tahoe/Bliss Camp: June 24-26 Open to all Far West juniors age 12-19. This is our best camp for those of you who have never been to a Far West Camp or those of you who want a little extra push and motivation. Super fun and challenging right here in our own beautiful backyard, the […]

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 […]

Billy Dutton Uphill 2014

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2014 Masters Challenge

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Congrats to everyone in this year’s masters challenge. Because of the lack of races, we decided to drop the minimum number of races down to 3 for this year. In an effort to keep things fair to the truly motivated racers out there who were able to get in 4 races, the final results within […]

Alex Hamilton receives Milton L. Lihdholm Scholar Athlete Award

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   Our own Alex “Filly” Hamilton was just named the 2014 recipient of the Milton L. Lihdholm Scholar Athlete Award at Bates College! “This honor, presented to the outstanding female and male scholar athletes in the senior class, is one of the College’s most prestigious.”The award is chosen on the basis of a combination of […]

ANNUAL ELECTION OF DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS

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ANNUAL ELECTION OF DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS The Far West Nordic Annual Meeting and the Annual Election of Directors and Officers will be held Monday, May 12, 2014 at the Truckee River Winery (11467 Brockway Road, Truckee CA). Appetizers and wine and an informal get together from 5:30 pm followed by the board meeting and annual election of […]

Mammoth Marathon 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 […]

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 […]