Dick Beare: Honoured Lifelong Official

October 25, 2016 12:03 pm

Combining a commitment to fair and accurate timing of ski racing with support of athletes and officials Canmore (AB) – Timing and results are the lifeblood of alpine ski racing, the objective measurement of the athlete going from start to finish, challenging the slope. Dick Beare, our Honoured Lifetime Official, blended his passion for our… View Article


2016 Awards of Recognition

October 21, 2016 8:47 am

New awards to recognize international achievement of Alberta’s athletes Canmore (AB) – The vision of Alberta Alpine is “To lead, inspire and support world leading programs and athletes in alpine ski racing”. The primary goal within the high performance stream is to move athletes from the Alberta Ski Team to the Canadian Alpine Ski Team,… View Article


Fred Bosinger: Honoured Lifelong Sport Builder

October 18, 2016 2:00 pm

Ski resort leadership, race chair, official, volunteer and parent – a lifetime passion for ski racing Canmore (AB) – From the shores of the Zürichsee, the nearby Swiss Alps hover above Switzerland’s largest city. From his hometown, the mountains ignited a passion for skiing in a young Fred Bosinger. “But I was a city kid,… View Article


Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Ryan Webster

October 14, 2016 1:59 pm

We’ve had another awesome couple of weeks in Saas Fee for our second camp here this summer. We luckily had amazing conditions, bluebird sky for a week straight, and all made incredible steps forward in our skiing technique. I couldn’t have asked for more from my first camp as an official team member. Thanks for… View Article


Vanita Haining: Honoured Ski Team Alumni

October 13, 2016 12:57 pm

Dedicating over five decades to ski racing as an athlete, coach, mentor, official and volunteer Canmore (AB) – Like so many of her generation, Canadian ski icon Nancy Greene was the early inspiration for Vanita Haining to become a ski racer. Spurred on by her father, Robert, along with siblings and cousins and under the… View Article