AST Journals


Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Zoe Belczyk

March 15, 2017
Hello everyone! Due to a set back this is my first athlete journal of the year! After an extensive summer gym training program, a couple on snow camps overseas, and some amazing pre-season skiing locally, my race season didn’t proceed as planned.  Unfortunately back in December at the Lake Louise NorAm I had a crash... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Kelvin Cochrane

March 8, 2017
Hello again! The team has just completed another race series at Nakiska, the U-19 Canadian Championships. We were all very well prepared for the series by our coaches, however most of our outcomes were below expectations. Despite being confident and motivated to do well, nobody was able to find the podium at the U19 Championships,... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Meg Cumming

March 1, 2017
Hello all!  2017 has been a strong year for the Alberta Ski Team so far.  We have had many successes and lots of amazing travels. After the big series in Colorado, the team had a week off to rest and recoupe. I spent my week at my home hill of Apex, where I did lots... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Liam Wallace

February 23, 2017
Hello everyone! I hope the New Year has been going well so far. Lots of great times had by our team in the time since my last report. The group has achieved some great successes from the races had so far in 2017. Following our return from a very long and challenging speed and tech series... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Sam Wall

February 15, 2017

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Marcus Holm

February 8, 2017
Hello Alberta Alpine family! Marcus here with another update of the season.  A lot has happened since my last athlete journal.  I will put the focus on highlights and recent events as to build on what’s fresh.  As of now we have had around 18 starts from slalom to downhill.  The team has found solid... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Carson Cook

February 1, 2017
Hello Everyone, I was able to put together small edit of our week of training at Nakiska before the Colorado Nor-Am’s for your pleasure. It’s not to the high standards I have for myself when making these videos but I was pinched on time and amount of video to collect for this journal. I hope... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Ryan Webster

January 25, 2017
I’m really happy to be putting out my second athlete journal of this season, we’ve just ended a terrific race series at Lake Louise. Our team had great success this weekend with no less than two people on each podium. It was a really good place for us to learn about how we can individually... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Colin Taylor

January 18, 2017
  Hello! I hope all of you are starting to de-frost now that the weather has finally started to warm up, cause I know the team is sure enjoying the change. The Alberta Ski Team has started off the new year in two groups, Meg, Georgia, Mike, Keegan, Liam and I started off in Vermont... View Article

Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal: Georgia Burgess

January 11, 2017
Happy New Year! I hope everyone is settling back into routine smoothly after some much needed time off during the holidays. A lot has been going on since I last checked in; the season kicked off to a fast start at Lake Louise for a week of World Cup fore-running that led straight into our... View Article