Derek Zaplotinsky, Olympic Hopeful

Check out this article about Derek Zaplotinsky, an Albertan para-nordic athlete heading to South Korea for the Olympics this winter.

Science + Triathlon Conference – latest science in endurance sport

The World Triathlon Series will be hosting the 4th biennial ITU Science + Triathlon Conference for the first time in North American and it will be in Edmonton, Alberta Dec 5- 8, 2017. www.science.triathlon.org    Our Conference is bringing forward the latest science in endurance sport and packaging it into an accessible, easy to understand, hands-on way way to coaches, as well as health practitioners, …

Canada to Host Back-to-Back World Cup Finals in Cross-Country Skiing

—Quebec to host Finals in 2019, Canmore to celebrate 15 years of World Cup racing by staging season finale in 2020—   CANMORE, Alta.—The world’s best cross-country skiers are coming back for another battle on Canada’s Plains of Abraham in Quebec City, and to test their fitness in Canmore, Alta.’s spectacular Rocky Mountains for the World Cup Finals in 2019 …

Position Opening – High Performance Coach

The Alpine Insurance Alberta World Cup Academy (Alpine Insurance AWCA) has a current opening for a High Performance Coach for the 2017/18 competition year, November through March.  This position could lead to a full-time contract for the 2018/19 training and competition season. Click here for the posting.

AWCA Taste of Fall

Please join us for our annual Fundraiser Dinner, where our athletes will be serving you a four-course meal with wine pairing.  Come and bid on our extensive offering of Silent Auction items and support our athletes in their pursuit of becoming Olympians.  This is sure to be a fun filled evening! 6:00pm doors open 11:00pm doors close Seating will be …

Fast and Female Summit – October 29 in Calgary

  YOU’RE INVITED TO: The Fast and Female Summit – Calgary, AB October 29, 2017 WHEN:  Sunday, October 29, 2017 from 9:00am – 4:00pm WHERE:  Winsport Markin MacPhail Centre, Calgary, AB WHO:  Girls 8-18 years old + Parents and Coaches COST:  $55 (includes lunch) What is the Fast and Female Calgary Summit?   It’s a fun-filled, active, and inspiring event for girls 8-18 year olds. Meet …