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FOUR “FAR WESTERS” TO NCAA’S!

In an unprecedented development, Far West Nordic is proud to have 4 of its current college racers going to the NCAA XC Ski Championships next week. The races will be hosted by St. Lawrence University and will be held on March 11-14 at the Mt. van Hoevenberg trails at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid, […]

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Program Director Sought for Auburn Ski Club

Auburn Ski Club Training Center on Donner Summit is currently seeking a program director. The ASC Training Center is a multi-discipline organization that offers Alpine, Nordic, Snowboard and Biathlon programs and competitions. ASC also operates a 20KM XC trail system open to club members and the public. Resumes can be submitted to bclark@inc.auburnskiclub.org. For more […]

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Racing, Venue Changes, and Snow Searching…

Even though we’re all still waiting for some more white stuff in the Sierra Nevada, Far West Nordic Racing has been going strong! The Tannenbaum, the Snowshoe Thompson, Paco’s Freestyle, Lakes Basin, the Skogsloppet, and all the CNISSF races (thanks to Auburn Ski Club) have all been successful. But change is in the air: MAMMOTH […]

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Utah Super JNQ – Soldier Hollow

January 28 – February 1, 2015 Signup Deadline: Midnight, January 19, 2015 Cost: $500 This is one of our most anticipated trips of the year for our juniors. We will travel to the trails of Soldier Hollow, Utah for their “SUPER JNQ” event, where hundreds of Juniors from all over the West converge for some […]

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NEW YEAR’S UPDATE

Far West Nordic members and friends, If you’re reading this today, you’ve obviously successful reached our website, which was down for a few days in the midst of a web host/server transfer that took a little longer than anticipated. We apologize for the inconvenience, but hope that the switch will make things a lot more […]

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NORDIC NEWS 2015

The 2014-2015 edition of Far West Nordic’s NORDIC NEWS is available at your favorite cross country ski area and local XC ski shop in Northern California. It’s chock-full of lots of great information for you about cross country skiing, racing, where to ski, how to train, stay injury-free, and much more. It also contains the […]

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TED BEAUCHAMP SCHOLARSHIP 2015

The Far West Junior Committee is pleased to announce that the 2015 Ted Beauchamp Scholarship is now available for applications. This Scholarship is available to provide financial assistance to Far West Nordic Juniors (age 12-19) who are seeking to pursue XC skiing at his/her highest level and who need financial assistance to get there. Please […]