r8fUST9cZtknJqb4iSy9znHafuE4YDlvEgFSMM8D90o

Meet the Athletes – Dominique Moncion-Groulx

Training history I have been a member of the amazing Nakkertok ski club since I was 9 years old. It is the friendship I made through this club and the great coaches I had that motivated me to continue skiing. I was on the Québec ski Team for 3 years and I was selected on…

Patrick-Stewart-Jones-crop-e1422741944286

Meet the Athletes – Patrick Stewart -Jones

Patrick is the longest standing member of the Academy. With his thick brown hair and impeccable technique he is hard to miss. This will be his 5th year on the Team. Pat was raised in Chelsea, Quebec and raced for Nakkertok along with his 3 siblings before moving to Canmore to train with the AWCA…

Alberta World Cup Academy 2015 Team.

The AWCA is a young and exciting team with some very talented new additions. Alberta World Cup Academy Coaches: Chris Jeffries, Pavlina Sudrich Dahria Beatty Whitehorse YK Knute Johnsgaard Whitehorse YK Patrick Stewart-Jones Club Nakkertok Nordique QC Sebastien Townsend Club Nakkertok Nordique QC Jack Carlyle Soo Finnish Nordic ON Kendra Murray Whitehorse YK Delphine Duvernay-Tardiff…

Capital_Region_Training_Group

Capital Region Training Group 2015-2016 Program

Regional High Peformance Athlete & Coach Development Program for Central and Northern Alberta. The Alberta World Cup Academy initiated a partnership with CRTG (regional high performance team) to provide prospective athletes with a more diverse set of options as they consider their personal path to national and international excellence. The network includes athletes from clubs across…

Pavlina Sudrich joins the Academy

Pavlina Sudrich joins the Academy coaching staff

The Alberta World Cup Academy is very pleased to announce the addition of Pavlina Sudrich to the Academy coaching staff. Pavlina will be joining our team effective immediately to work alongside Head Coach Chris Jeffries in leading the direction of our team into the 2015/2016 racing season. Pavlina Sudrich is a well-known coach within the…

IMG_0171-0.JPG

Harvey makes history in Sweden

I was trying to save everything for the last two kilometres. From the day I had on Thursday, I knew that I could sprint well and close well. I was able to come back on the flat section, and I just held on in the downhill sections of the last two kilometres,” Harvey said. By…

IMG_0170.JPG

Lunder’s shot helps win Canada’s first IBU medal

I thought I could put together a decent result, but there was no way I could have expected this,” a teary-eyed Lunder said about her silver-medal performance. By Jordan Small, Rocky Mountain Outlook February 28, 2015 With tears streaming down her rosy wind burnt cheeks, biathlete Emma Lunder warmly hugged teammate Claude Godbout in disbelief…

B-dpjE0CAAARKEf.jpg-large

Jesse Cockney and Len Valjas Ski to 13th in Team Sprint at Nordic World Ski Championships in Sweden

@jcockney & @LennyValjas Ski to 13th in Team Sprint at Nordic World Ski Championships http://t.co/8avjGhqCZw pic.twitter.com/XoHKseuCI9 — Cross Country Canada (@cccski) February 22, 2015 cccski.com February 22, 2015 FALUN, Sweden —Jesse Cockney and Len Valjas had a strong performance, but the World Championship pace was a bit too much while skiing to 13th spot in…