Swix Tech Talk: Bevels & Sidewall Removal (+ video)

October 3, 2019 1:37 pm


Sidewall Bevels and Base Bevels – Some Key Points Before I start showing you videos of how to sharpen your skis I thought it would be best to decode the sidewall bevel and the base bevels.  I want you to have a clear understanding of how you can enhance edge angle to best compliment the… View Article


2019 AASA AGM Overview

October 3, 2019 10:56 am


Alberta Alpine held it’s 2019 Annual General Meeting on Saturday, September 28 at Winsport in Calgary. The room was full with members representing 29 member clubs from across the province. Rob McCloskey and Gavin Preziosi provided a review of their first year in the roles of President and Provincial Program Director, respectively, and outlined the… View Article


AST 2020 Athlete Journal: Charlie Comeau

October 3, 2019 9:18 am


Hello Everyone! We just finished the first week in our fall dryland camp. Everyone is pushing themselves very hard in the gym and is, more importantly, having fun! This season, there are significantly more athletes on the Alberta Ski Team, growing from three ladies to seven. What better way to get to know everyone than… View Article


Swix Tech Talks: Base Prep & Training Waxes (+ Video)

September 25, 2019 6:55 am


Swix Base Prep and Training Waxes Swix base prep waxes are ideal to use for training and conditioning of new skis.  Since you are either on snow already (Europe or South America) or preparing for the Alberta early season training you may want to consider your choice of training wax.  Here are a few of… View Article


Canadian Rockies Ski Racing Hall of Fame 2019 Inductees

September 25, 2019 5:04 am


Recognizing an extraordinary commitment to alpine ski racing and our athletes. Canmore (AB) – The Canadian Rockies Ski Racing Hall of Fame announced the Class of 2019 – dedicated leaders who have made a life-long contribution to alpine ski racing and through their leadership have supported the development of athletes and lifted the running of… View Article