Far West News

The U12 SL race has been rescheduled to January 29-30, 2022 at Palisades Olympic Valley. The race announcement is posted on the U12 schedules page with registration details. Registration is now open.

Congratulations to the 2022 Masters Scholarship Recipients!

Congratulations to the following athletes that are receiving a 2022 Far West Masters Scholarship.  In return for their scholarship funds, each athlete will be asked to forerun or interact with Masters athletes at a event during the upcoming season. 
Masters Scholarship Applications open up each June with scholarship applications due by September 15th of each season. If you missed applying this year then make sure you mark your calendar to apply next year.


Masters Scholarship Recipients 2022
Name YOB Club   Name YOB Club
Akers, Tatum 2006 Team Palisades Tahoe   Hohenrieder, Gigi 2007 Sugar Bowl
Alleyne, Vivaan 2007 Sugar Bowl   Hughes, Meghan 2005 Team Palisades Tahoe
Beckwith, Tyne 2006 Team Palisades Tahoe   Koenig,Addison (female) 2008 Mammoth
Beevor,Zach 2007 Sugar Bowl   Lackey, Jack 2005 Mammoth
Bohnet,Alison 2006 Team Palisades Tahoe   Lindsey, Rhett 2005 Team Palisades Tahoe
Brown, Jacob 2006 Mt Rose   Lynch, Erica 2003 Mammoth
Carpenter,Autumn 2007 Northstar    Mack, Declan 2005 Sugar Bowl
Carroll, Candice 2007 Sugar Bowl   Masterson, Cody 2005 Sugar Bowl
Clute, Regan 2006 Team Palisades Tahoe   McAuley,Aspen 2005 Sugar Bowl
Cronin,Kole 2007 Team Palisades Tahoe   Morken, David 2005 Team Palisades Tahoe
Cunningham, Julia 2007 Team Palisades Tahoe   Rantz,Tyler 2005 Team Palisades Tahoe
Dunning, Siduri 2007 Team Palisades Tahoe   Ritchie, Brenna 2005 Team Palisades Tahoe
Eisner, Maya 2007 Mammoth   Roberts, Esme 2007 Team Palisades Tahoe
Ellingford, Autumn 2007 Team Palisades Tahoe   Staudenmayer, Zack 2004 Sugar Bowl
Francis, Tyler 2004 Team Palisades Tahoe   Tebb,Evelyn 2004 Team Palisades Tahoe
Franklin, William 2004 Sugar Bowl   Truax,Katherine 2007 Mammoth
Giacobazzi,Luke 2004 Team Palisades Tahoe   Vieara-McCarthy, Madison 2006 Team Palisades Tahoe
Graham, Alex 2007 Mammoth   Wilson, Ryan 2006 Team Palisades Tahoe
Griffin, Bobbi 2005 Team Palisades Tahoe   Zaretsky, Charles 2006 Team Palisades Tahoe

Mission Statement

Promote the skiing development of young athletes from all clubs in the Far West with the objective of placing elite competitors onto the US Ski Team. 'Alpine Athlete competencies' as developed by USSA will be used as a guideline.

  • Promote alpine competition in Far West from entry level, club level and elite level.
  • Provide financial support to athletes, coaches and development projects.
  • Maintain a structure that will support the needs of Far West clubs, athletes, coaches and general membership.