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


Canadian Rockies Ski Racing Hall of Fame To Honour Four

October 11, 2016 9:07 am

Canmore (AB) – The Canadian Rockies Ski Racing Hall of Fame announced the Class of 2016 – four dedicated leaders who have made a life-long contribution with nation-wide impact to the sport of ski racing through their hard work and support of our programs, athletes and events. “Recognizing the contribution of those dedicated officials, volunteers… View Article


AASA Fall 2016 Coaches Meetings Review

October 4, 2016 4:42 pm

October 1-2, 2016 – Alberta Alpine’s Annual Fall meetings held this past weekend at Winsport’s Markin MacPhail Conference Center, where over 100 coaches representing Alberta’s 36 clubs met to discuss the future of ski racing in Alberta as well as to conduct annual education and re-licensing.  Over the day and half of presentations, we covered a wide range… View Article