Sudrich departs World Cup Academy

The Alberta World Cup Academy would like to announce the departure of one of our coaches, Pavlina Sudrich, at the end of the 2015/16 race season.  Pavlina has decided to pursue a new professional direction and we wish her the best of luck in her next steps. Pavlina came on board this in the spring…


A Taste of Winter

Join us for A Taste of Winter, an evening of fine dining in support of Canada’s top athletes This evening affair consists of a four course dinner with wine pairings. Dinner will be prepared by Canmore’s very own Top Chefs Stefan Kuhn and Patric Settler, with wine pairings artfully selected by Sommelier Jaz Nadeau.


Sticking to the Plan

Article written by AWCA athlete Kevin Sandau – Easterns marks the halfway point of the race season. The older I get the faster time seems to move. The hours of heavy training between May and the first snowflakes have past by like [rain on the mountains, like wind in the meadow] a blur, and weeks of…

Pre Christmas Race Overview

West Yellowstone Supertour Preparations began weeks prior to the first races of the year: a pair of skate races, sprint and distance, at an altitude of 2000m no less. As to not shock the body from sucking back Westyellowstone’s thin air, AWCA athletes acclimatized by training in Kananaskis Country. Taking advantage of the Sandau’s cabin…