Athlete Journals

ASXT 2020 Athlete Journal: Mara Bishop

February 25, 2020 9:35 pm

Hola my dudes! I am Mara Bishop from the Alberta Ski Cross Team. The ski cross season is nearing its end, but the team has had one amazing season! Our races in Calabogie were awesome, our team left with three thirds, three seconds, and one amazing first place. I finished 3rd and 2nd hitting the… View Article

AST 2020 Athlete Journal: Claire Timmermann

February 21, 2020 11:30 am

I have talked to Leslie (Firstbrook, AST Assistant Coach) about this a few times — When you ski well you are happy, but in order to ski well you need to be happy. — So where does it begin? It is a constant cycle that is so easy to break, yet so difficult create, but… View Article

ASXT 2020 Athlete Journal: Alexa Velcic

February 10, 2020 2:00 pm

Hi Everyone! Alexa here, checking in as we are closing out our Eastern Block, with our last two Nor-Ams in Calabogie this week. It’s sure been an eventful few months! In early January, we had Nationals and our first Nor-Ams in Red Deer. The field was very deep, with a number of World Cup girls… View Article

AST 2020 Athlete Journal: Charlie Comeau

February 7, 2020 2:17 pm

Hello, again, everyone! Prepare yourselves for this taboo subject! Cassidy, Claire, Ashleigh, Alyssa, Kiki and I recently travelled out east, while Tora is killing her return to snow back at Nakiska. We raced a great FIS series at Alpine Ski Club and Georgian Peaks. Alyssa, Claire, Kiki, Ash and Cass took home some sweet hardware…. View Article

ASXT 2020 Athlete Journal: Callum McEwen

January 28, 2020 9:58 am

Hi Everyone! I am Callum McEwen from the Alberta Ski Cross Team. After the Christmas break we took a two day trip down to Castle Mountain for some soft GS training and some well needed team freshies. Shortly after, we headed up to Red Deer for some very chilly Nor Ams and Canadian Nationals. Lots… View Article