AST Journals


ASXT Athlete Journal: Reece Ralph

April 8, 2020
Check out the latest ASXT Athlete Journal video submission from Reece Ralph. You can also find out more about Reece here.    

AST Athlete Journal: Jamie Casselman

March 31, 2020
Hi Everyone, It’s Jamie here, checking in for my last athlete journal. The past month has seen a lot of changes in the world and in ski racing due to Covid-19. It all happened so fast, so I thought I would take this time to let you know how it has unfolded for me. Near... View Article

AST Athlete Journal: Gavin Donald

March 18, 2020
Check out the latest AST Athlete Journal video submission from Gavin Donald. You can also find out more about Gavin here.

ASXT Athlete Journal: Sarah Clarke

March 11, 2020
Hi Everyone! We’ve had a crazy couple of months on the road. With this came many highs and lows for all of us but we have a strong team and together we push each other to be the best versions of ourselves. Our team dynamic is what earns us podiums and makes our (basically 12... View Article

AST 2020 Athlete Journal: Devin Mittertreiner

March 5, 2020
Hi Everyone!   Ski racing is a sport that I have loved since the moment I began at the age of 8. When asked why I loved it I said “I love going fast.” Being fast is the principle term that can be used to describe ski racing, but to be fast in this sport... View Article

ASXT 2020 Athlete Journal: Mara Bishop

February 25, 2020
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
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
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
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
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