AST Journals


Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal: Sam Wall

May 3, 2018
Hi All! Thanks to everyone who took the time to either read or watch the team’s journals this season. This will be the last AST journal for the season. April 15th marked my last ski race.  It was incredibly emotional but it really couldn’t have finished any better. The sun was out at Nakiska and... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Claire Timmermann

April 26, 2018
I guess you just need to trust the process, cause all it takes is time. This year was a terrifying yet refreshing, discouraging yet successful, roller coaster of an experience for me. As a rookie on the team, I felt like I had a standard of potential I had to live up to each day... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Jamie Casselman

April 18, 2018
Hi everyone, The past few weeks have been quite busy with lots of racing. Before Easter, lots of the team participated in the BOZO Cup and we had a great time. The head to head racing format and costumes made for an exciting atmosphere. Congratulations to Zoe for the win and Ashleigh, Liam, and Adrien... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Dawson Hill

April 12, 2018
Hi all! This will be my final athlete journal of the season with the Alberta Ski Team, so first off, I would like to thank everyone – including parents and sponsors – for all the support you have given myself and the rest of the team this season. Its been a ton of fun and... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Ashleigh Alexander

April 5, 2018
Hi everyone! It’s been a while since my last athlete journal. I’m back from my knee injury and it feels good to be back! The past 2 weeks we have been in Kimberly racing at Noram Finals and Red Mountain for Canadian Champs. I’ve made a short video just showing some of the fun we... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Andrew Wilson

March 22, 2018
Hello all, This is my final journal entry of the season. Unfortunately I don’t have many exciting updates for this one as the last couple of weeks have been spent sitting around with a busted up knee. Before this we had some fun tech races in Jackson, Wyoming, before heading down to Copper Mountain, Colorado,... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Abby Harrison

March 14, 2018
Hello, We are right in the heart of the race season now. It’s been a wild ride these past few races and I definitely learned a thing or two about taking care of my body. I’ve recently been having a few back problems, so I’m staying back from this next race in Kimberley to focus... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Adrien Grabinski

March 10, 2018
Hey everyone, Adrien here, checking in for my last Alberta alpine journal of the year. During the past week the Alberta team was split in two different groups, half of us where skiing the tech series in Whistler and Grouse  while the other half was skiing speed in Copper, Colorado. I was skiing the Nor-Am... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Carson Cook

March 7, 2018
Hi Everyone, This is my 3rd Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal of the season and what a great time to have one. Our team recently got back from the Kimberly Speed races where we had some great results for Alberta with Jamie Casselman and Adrien Grabinski making their way to the top of the podium and... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Kelvin Cochrane

February 26, 2018
Hello everyone, The team is heading into a busy couple of months of racing. This week some of the team is heading down to Jackson, Wyoming for a tech series. From Jackson, part of the team heads down to Copper Mountain for the speed NorAms, while the other group goes to Whistler and Grouse for... View Article