Panorama NorAm Wraps – Amelia Smart and Erik Read Take Top Honours

December 17, 2015 6:59 pm


Erik Read who currently races for Denver University, formerly of the Banff Alpine Racers, Alberta Ski Team and CAST, dominated this Panorama NorAm series, winning  4 races of the 6 races. He took home gold in both men’s slaloms, 1 GS race and the Alpine Combined. Meanwhile, Amelia Smart, U18 athlete from Team Panorama West… View Article


NorAm Races at Panorama – Erik Read Takes Gold X 2, Smart Leads Women

December 14, 2015 8:08 pm


After 2 days of Super G and Alpine Combined, the NorAm races at Panorama moved to the technical disciplines. Women raced slalom and men raced GS today. Erik Read, formerly of the Alberta Ski Team and CAST, who now races for Denver University, won both today’s GS race and Saturday’s men’s Alpine combined. Amelia Smart… View Article


Accident Claims the Life of Mt. Allen Ski Team Athlete

December 8, 2015 1:20 pm


Alberta Alpine Statement (Canmore, AB) – This past Sunday, December 6th, a U10+ member of the Mt. Allen Ski Team was rushed to the Alberta Children’s Hospital via STARS after an accident at Nakiska. The athlete was skiing with her group on “Homesteader” when it is believed that the athlete lost control and hit a… View Article


Lake Louise NorAm Speed Races

December 8, 2015 1:00 pm


The Alpine Insurance Alberta Ski Team gained valuable experience on the World Cup speed track at Lake Louise this week as they competed against an international field of racers, many of whom claim World Cup starts. Though Wednesday’s downhill race was cancelled due to snow, Thursday and Friday races were completed. The NorAm committee decided… View Article


Alpine Insurance Athlete Journal – Collin Taylor

December 8, 2015 9:30 am


See an athlete’s view of the Lake Louise World Cup Downhill track. Alpine Insurance Alberta Ski Team athlete Collin Taylor and teammate Jack Leitch  foreran the course last week. Watch the video here: