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March 30th, 2012

Mammoth Track Project to get final push

March 30, 2012

The first boatload of money from Measure U funds will arrive in mid-May, and the Mammoth Track Club will be waiting with open arms.

March 23rd

Nordic Ski Log — Race Weekend!

March 23, 2012

This is the weekend we've been waiting for.

Biathlon set for this weekend

March 23, 2012

The Annual Mammoth Biathlon is all set to go off on Saturday and Sunday on a new course and with new rules for spectators.

March 16th

Nordic Ski Log — Week 6

March 16, 2012

From the first days of training—highlighted by headlong wrecks and time lost trying to coerce my pole straps onto my wrists—my skating has come a very long way. I have also learned some very valuable lessons: Most notably, I have got to replace those fancy Velcro straps on my poles in favor of the traditional, simple loop strap.

March 9th

Nordic Ski Training Log: A weekly workout log preparing for the Mammoth Biathlon - Week 5

March 9, 2012

After a few weeks floundering around on my skate skis, I finally got up the nerve to attend one of the skate skiing clinics at Tamarack Lodge. 

Mammoth tricksters treat the crowd at the Grand Prix: Bretz, Mitrani in podium finish in halfpipe; Turski wins slopeside

March 9, 2012

Mammoth’s homies came up big at last weekend’s Grand Prix at Mammoth Mountain.

Hike of the Week: Walking on water

March 9, 2012

The lake shoots waves against the rocks on the shore, coating them with fantastical ice shapes, sending the spray hard into my face. 

Tragedy and triumph: Author Aron Ralston cut off his arm to save his life

March 9, 2012

You think you’re having a bad day?

Stacey Cook looks back on best downhill season: Athlete has Solchi Winter Olympic Games in her sights

March 9, 2012

We caught up with Mammoth World Cup downhill racer Stacey Cook this past week, and realized it’s been nine years since she first burst onto the big-time international stage.

March 2nd

Youth Sports funding applications are now open: Deadline is March 23

March 2, 2012

Youth sportsters, line up for some cash.

Mammoth High Nordic season a 'huge success': Amanda Kirkeby to compete in Junior Nationals

March 2, 2012

The Mammoth High School Cross Country ski team finished its season with top awards at the California Nevada Interscholastic Ski and Snowboard Federation Championships at Auburn Ski Club on Feb. 18.

Retracing John Muir’s favorite Valley spots

March 2, 2012

As one of Yosemite Conservancy’s Outdoor Adventures in 2012, visitors to Yosemite National Park this summer can take a step back in time by retracing Muir’s steps with his great-great-grandson Robert Hanna and Muir actor Frank Helling. 

Grand Prix Championships this weekend: For Mammoth, the 16th year
 in a row

March 2, 2012

It’s no accident if you happen to see a whole lot of professional skiers and snowboarders in town this weekend.

Nordic ski training log: A weekly workout log preparing for the Mammoth Biathlon—Week 4

March 2, 2012

In just three weeks of training on skate skis, I have gone from total beginner, having trouble even figuring out how to get into my skis and strap on my poles, to a level far beyond what I would have imagined. 

February 24th

High Sierra Striders raise $15,000 at fundraiser

February 24, 2012

The Mammoth Track Project got a big boost last week at a fundraiser at Rafters that raked in $15,000.

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