Alpine Insurance AWCA names 2017/2018 squad

With an eye on the 2018 Winter Olympics, the Alpine Insurance Alberta World Cup Academy has announced its stable of high calibre skiers for the 2017/2018 season. Dahria Beatty, Knute Johnsgaard and Emily Nishikawa appear to be locks for Canada’s Olympic team, while...

Congratulations Blair Dunbar!

Blair Dunbar was recognized for his many contributions by receiving the Officiating Award at the 2017 Alberta Sport Connection Leadership Award Conference on April 29th. Blair’s 46 years of involvement in cross-country skiing began while living in Inuvik and continued...

Tribute to Joey Burton

On behalf of the Alberta World Cup Academy, we would like to extend our deepest condolences to Joey’s family, friends and many teammates within the tight-knit skiing community, following the unexpected passing of Joey last week. Joey was very close with many...

IPC Para-Nordic World Cup 2017

The Alberta World Cup Society is excited and proud to announce that Canmore will host the International Paralympic Committee Para-Nordic World Cup on December 7-18, 2017. The AWCS has successfully hosted FIS Cross-Country World Cups in 2005, 2008, 2010, 2012, and most...