AST Journals


2019 AST Athlete Journal – Claire Timmermann

October 17, 2018
Hello everybody! The team just got home from an awesome 3 week camp in Saas-Fee, Switzerland. We have a few days off at home to rest up and heal a few injuries before hitting the gym and the slopes again. We are scheduled to be back on snow for November 5th at Nakiska, however, with... View Article

2019 AST Coach Journal – Darin McBeath

September 27, 2018
Greetings from Saas-Fee , Switzerland. The Alberta Ski Team is finally all together, training on the Fee Glacier situated below the Allalinhorn, reaching 4027m.  Conditions have been absolutely perfect and the world knows it.  There are many World Cup and Europa Cup teams here right now.  We are training along some of the worlds best skiers... View Article

2019 AST Athlete Journal: Angus Musgrave

September 13, 2018
Hello everyone,  This is my first Athlete Journal, I’m super glad to be part of such an awesome group for this upcoming season and thankful for the opportunity. Lately, we have been spending some extra time in the gym as this is the final push before on snow training begins in Hintertux, Austria. We have... View Article

2019 AST Athlete Journal: Ashleigh Alexander

August 25, 2018
First of the Athlete Journals for the 2018/19 is from second year Alberta Ski Team member, Ashleigh Alexander. Instagram: @ashleighalexanderr Hi everyone! I hope you are all having a great summer! The new team just got back from Mt Hood. Our first on snow camp went really well lots of volume and now lots of... View Article

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