Tag Archive: Alberta Alpine Ski Association

AASA 2017 Spring Coaches Meeting Recap

May 31, 2017 2:32 pm


Canmore, Alberta – 45 coaches from AASA member clubs met this past Saturday at the Canmore Nordic Center’ Bill Warren Training Center to debrief the year, and to look forward to the 2017/2018 winter.  Highlights of the meetings included ACA’s first presentation of the new Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) pathway that will look to replace the… View Article


Thedy Brändli Named Head Coach of Alberta Ski Team

May 3, 2017 9:00 am


Canmore, AB  – Alberta Alpine is pleased to announce Thedy Brändli has been appointed Head Coach of the Alpine Insurance Alberta Ski Team. Brändli, a dual citizen of Switzerland and Canada, has raced for both the Canadian and Swiss national alpine ski teams and has an extensive coaching background within the sport. Over the past… View Article


Canadians Hit the Podium Five Times at Whistler Cup

April 20, 2017 10:12 am


Congratulations to all our athletes and coaches who represented Alberta and Canada at the 25th Anniversary of this international FIS children’s competition. Article Courtesy of Alpine Canada | News Calgary, Alta. (April 17, 2017) – The 25th Mackenzie Investments Whistler Cup was hosted this weekend in Whistler, B.C. with over 400 athletes, 150 coaches and… View Article


U14 Finals Big Fun at Panorama

April 18, 2017 9:35 am


Canmore, AB – Easter weekend was marked this year at Panorama by nearly 150 of the provinces U14 aged ski racers. The 3 day conclusion to the winter long series featured SL and GS races as well as a parallel dual format for the final day on Easter Sunday. Event some of the coaches got… View Article


Register Now for Race Official’s Courses in Edmonton

April 8, 2017 12:42 pm


  Level 2, Saturday May 6 (1 day course) Email Doug Airey at doug.airey@westerngm.com to register.  We need at least eight (8) participants to run the course.  Please register no later than May 2nd. Level 3, Saturday May 6 AND Sunday May 7 ( 2 day course) Inquiries for participation should be emailed to Don… View Article