Dutton Uphill raises $4,000 for Far West Nordic | SierraSun.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Dutton Uphill raises $4,000 for Far West Nordic

The 19th annual Billy Dutton Uphill on March 30 raised $4,000 dollars to help fund the 34 Far West Nordic athletes who competed in the Junior Olympics in Anchorage, Alaska, last month.

This year more than 130 hearty folks skied, snowshoed or ran from the bottom of Squaw Valley to High Camp for the benefit event, making it one of the largest turnouts in its history.

It’s not easy, as the course sends participants more than 2,000 vertical feet in just over 3 miles. Terray Sylvester was the first to cross the finish, coming in with a time of 38 minutes, 39 seconds. Rory Bosio was the top woman, finishing in 47:34.



After the climb, a rousing awards ceremony and party at High Camp rewarded the racers.

The Dutton and Rassuchine families again did all the organizing for the event.


Support Local Journalism

 

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Lake Tahoe, Truckee, and beyond make the Sierra Sun's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User