Athlete Journals

AST Athlete Journal: Liam Wallace

April 1, 2021 12:52 pm

Hello and greetings to all! For those who may not know me, my name is Liam Wallace and I am on the Alberta Ski Team for the 2020-21 season. I first want to say that I hope you are all safe and staying healthy during these uncertain times. This year has been one of the… View Article

ASXT Athlete Journal: Kiersten Vincett

March 25, 2021 12:38 pm

Hello, Alberta Alpine community! My name is Kiersten Vincett, and I am from Galahad, Alberta, in East Central Alberta. I have been in ski racing for 15 years and started racing ski cross in U16. This season is my first year on ASXT. I was previously on ABSX, and my home club is the Valley… View Article

AST Athlete Journal: Kiki Alexander

March 18, 2021 4:13 pm

Wow, what a crazy year it has been. About a year ago the world shut down on us. I just want to start by saying how thankful I am that we are back skiing and have been able to go to some races this season. We are currently travelling to Collingwood, Ontario for some races… View Article

AST Athlete Journal: Katrina van Soest

March 11, 2021 5:41 pm

Hello Ski Racers from EuroLand! I hope your keeping healthy and enjoying the great Canadian outdoors during this odd winter! Please allow me to introduce myself. My name is Katrina van Soest. I grew up in Vernon BC and started skiing with the Vernon Ski Club. Unfortunately, the club didn’t have a FIS Program so… View Article

AST Coach Journal

March 4, 2021 1:23 pm

Hello everyone! It is hard to believe we have been living in this altered state for almost a year now. I remember the optimism early on when we were postponing events by weeks, or maybe a month or two down the road, in anticipation of “when COVID is over”. I certainly did not grasp the… View Article