AST Journals


ALPINE INSURANCE ATHLETE JOURNAL – GEORGIA BURGESS

September 23, 2015
From super aggressive lift lines to ridiculous amounts of cheese consumption, I think I can say I got the full European experience. I am now on my second week of recuperation at home after returning from SaasFee Switzerland. The team and I headed overseas for three weeks of some on snow training, which was a... View Article

ALPINE INSURANCE ATHLETE JOURNAL – COLLIN TAYLOR

September 17, 2015
Well as fun as it is skiing in Switzerland, it is always nice to come home for a bit and sleep in your own bed, and not have to worry about battling through the lift lines every morning to get a seat at the top lodge. The lift lines in Switzerland are a whole new... View Article

ALPINE INSURANCE ATHLETE JOURNAL – KEEGAN SHARP

September 1, 2015
Year after year the summer seems to be getting shorter and shorter, but that could be that they’re just getting more fun. Fun is probably the best way to describe my summer. Near the end of June my family packed up and we headed down to the Oregon coast for a summer of surfing as... View Article

ALPINE INSURANCE ATHLETE JOURNAL – ZOE BELCZYK

August 25, 2015
From Saas-Fee, Switzerland As of Tuesday morning, AST has successfully made it to Saas-Fee Switzerland! After returning from our Mt. Hood camp in early July, we started a new dry land program preparing us for this camp. Between more demanding workouts and a summer job I found myself quite busy the last month. Unlike most... View Article

ALPINE INSURANCE ATHLETE JOURNAL – SYDNEY BEZENAR

August 18, 2015
Learning the Ropes The past few months have been quite the adjustment for me. Being my first summer training with the Alberta Ski Team, and my first year training with Peak Power, I have undergone a huge learning curve. Never have I had my alarm go off for 5:30 in the morning, and then proceed... View Article

ALPINE INSURANCE ATHLETE JOURNAL – HUSTON PHILP

August 6, 2015
The Alberta Ski Team life has been keeping the team very busy with all the time spent in the gym, preparing us for the upcoming season. The gym we attend, known as Peak Power has been pushing us five days a week, twice a day since the skiing finished in May. As for me, I... View Article

ALBERTA SKI TEAM ATHLETE JOURNAL – COLLIN TAYLOR

July 28, 2015
Well as one season ends, another starts back up. Being back in the gym full time again is going really well. Everyone is working hard and we are almost used to getting up at 5:30am each morning, whether we are fully awake or still asleep during warm up. A few of us on the team... View Article

ALBERTA SKI TEAM ATHLETE JOURNAL – BEN LEGREE

July 28, 2015
The Alberta Ski Team has just returned from a week long summer training session at Mt. Hood, Oregon. View Ben Legree’s athlete journal video summarizing the week here

ATHLETE JOURNAL – SARAH TAYLOR

July 28, 2015
There Is Snow at Mt. Hood Whenever you tell someone outside of the skiing community that you are going to be skiing in the middle of the summer they always ask if there is even snow to ski on, and this year you could almost answer no. This summer was my fourth trip to Mt.... View Article

RAYMOND JAMES ATHLETE JOURNAL – ALEX BURK

July 27, 2015
Life is an uphill battle no matter the path you choose to take. My injury has taught me that every aspect of life challenges you to the extremes both mentally and physically. The long road to recovery has uncovered characteristics about myself that I would have not believed to possess in my wildest dreams and... View Article