Report from the Nominating Committee 2017

September 22, 2017 4:08 pm


Dear Member Clubs: The Bylaws for Alberta Alpine provide the following on the election of Directors at the Annual General Meeting set for September 30th, 2017: Section 4.3 Procedures “Elected Directors of the Association shall be elected in accordance with the following procedures: a. The Board shall, not less than 60 days prior to the… View Article


Athletics Director’s Update

September 21, 2017 4:37 pm


MASTERS HELMETS – Effective immediately for the 17/18 season all master’s athletes will be required to conform to FIS Helmet rules for all ACA and AASA sanctioned races. INCREASING SAFETY STANDARDS – Following the Fall athletics Directors Meetings there will significant  increases to rules surrounding back and face protection in AASA and ACA. The terminology… View Article


Canadian Rockies Ski Racing Hall of Fame – Call for Nominations

September 21, 2017 1:55 pm


50 seasons since the inaugural “Celebration of Excellence” in 1967-68 CANMORE, AB – Fifty ski racing seasons ago, Joe Irwin (2013 Honoured Lifetime Builder), Jack Simpson and Allister Ross along with a number of other influential and keenly supportive business leaders invited Calgarians to attend a special fundraising event in support of Canada’s 1968 Olympic Ski… View Article


Transfer of Level 3 Certified to Performance Level Certified

September 20, 2017 1:46 am


In a continued and sustained effort to deliver world-leading NCCP coach education and certification, and to recognize the high standards of coach evaluation that has been a standard in our program, Alpine Canada Alpin (ACA) in partnership with the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) will be transferring all Certified Level 3 coaches to Certified Performance… View Article


Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Dawson Hill

September 19, 2017 11:51 pm


Hello all! Since this is my first athlete journal i suppose i should start by introducing myself. My name is Dawson Hill, I’m 18 years old, from Calgary AB. This is my 3rd year of FIS racing, before the Alberta Team I skied for Team Panorama Ski Club. I hope everybody had a great summer… View Article