ALPINE TRAINING GROUP (ATG)

The Alpine Program provides a competitive series for 12 to 17 year olds. The program continues to develop technical skills learned in the NGSL ( Nancy Greene Ski League), and includes the development of ski specific mental and physical training. Athletes in the ATG will compete in the North Zone Regional Series and possibly participate in select events in a Provincial Series and/ or Winter Games events that may take place in a season.

FEE

2020 - 2021 Rate

In addition to skier registration, there is a $50 Alberta Alpine family membership (mandatory) and a cheque payable to FMCSS (post dated for May 1, 2021 in the amount of  $500 for the Volunteer & Fundraising levy deposit). Cheque is only cashed if the commitment is not fulfilled.

Prices DOES NOT include Vista Ridge Season Pass.

Please print and fill out the Mandatory Concussion form and Alpine membership form found in the Resources page

From:

$1506

SKI TRAINING DAYS

Saturday and Sunday

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

  • Some Fridays may be incorporated.

  • Start of the season depends on when Vista Ridge opens. (Usually around last week of November).

  • Detailed schedules will be updated through TEAM SNAP (free downloadable app) for skier attendance tracking.

DRYLAND TRAINING

(subject to change due to COVID-19 protocols)

Monday and Wednesday

7:00 - 8:00 pm

  • Starting Mid-September through mid-November

  • Usually at Father Merc Gym, MIP Track and MIP Pool (Wetland training).

  • Fee for this training are included in skier registration fees.

ALPINE TRAINING GROUP

2019-2020

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MIA

PATERSON

Place of birth: Auckland, NZ

Nickname: Cookie

# of years on FMST: 8 years

The best part of ski racing: The feeling of flying when the wind and cold air are pushed against your face speeding through the race course.

Favourite run at VistaRidge: Bison

What I'm working on: Confidence; doing drills until I can't get it wrong!

My skiing "happy place": Early in the morning on top of a mountain.

My non-skiing "happy place": Playing with my dog.

Currently on my iTunes: My hype songs, Rudimental

Mac or PC: Mac

Sweet or Salty: Both! Chocolate+Salt and vinegar chips YUM!

Ketchup or Mustard: Ketchup

Dogs or Cats: Dogs

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MILA

SUNDHOLM

Place of birth: Fort McMurray

# of years on FMST: 9 years

The best part of ski racing: Getting the speed and looking up after you just finished your race.

Favourite run at VistaRidge: Aurora

What I'm working on: Facing down the hill, vertical motion and pulling back my ski.

My skiing "happy place": When I'm going down the course and I just forget about everything but doing the course.

My non-skiing "happy place": Reading books

Currently on my iTunes: 

Mac or PC: Mac

Sweet or Salty: Both

Ketchup or Mustard: Ketchup

Dogs or Cats: Both

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ELIZABETH GODIN

Place of birth: Victoria, BC

Nickname: Ellie; Elle

# of years on FMST: 2 years

The best part of ski racing: Skiing through the gates and going fast; the technical aspects

Favourite run at VistaRidge: Christina

What I'm working on: Getting braver and working on my technique

My skiing "happy place": Training, racing in the mountain.

My non-skiing "happy place": My room or my grandma's house.

Currently on my iTunes: 

Mac or PC: Mac

Sweet or Salty: Both :)

Ketchup or Mustard: Ketchup

Dogs or Cats: Dogs

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SPENCER CHAULK

Place of birth: Fort McMurray

Nickname: Spence, Veggie Boy (depends on the day)

# of years on FMST: 9 years

The best part of ski racing: Beside the speed and thrill, nothing beats taking off boots and race suit at the end of the day.

Favourite run at VistaRidge: Bison

What I'm working on: Increasing confidence in my abilities; becoming a more dynamic by improving my technical skills.

My skiing "happy place": Top of Marmot Basin, Jasper (Charlie's Bowl)

My non-skiing "happy place": Lounging poolside/by the beach in Hawaii

Currently on my iTunes: David Bowie, 80's Pop Hits, The Beatles

Mac or PC: Mac

Sweet or Salty: Salty

Ketchup or Mustard: Mustard

Dogs or Cats: Cats

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ZACHARY

JACOBS

Place of birth: Fort McMurray

Nickname: Zach

# of years on FMST: 5 years

The best part of ski racing: Beating Mia on starts

Favourite run at VistaRidge: Aurora

What I'm working on: Looking down the hill.

My skiing "happy place": Sunshine Village

My non-skiing "happy place": Mountain biking at Whistler

Currently on my iTunes: Lofi, NF

Mac or PC: PC

Sweet or Salty: Both

Ketchup or Mustard: Ketchup

Dogs or Cats: Dogs

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OLIVIA

PATERSON

Place of birth: New Zealand

Nickname: Livy

# of years on FMST: 7 years

The best part of ski racing: Hitting gates going really fast.

Favourite run at VistaRidge: Valley View

What I'm working on: Speed and movement; foot movement.

My skiing "happy place": Hitting gates.

My non-skiing "happy place": Art desk

Currently on my iTunes: Flo Rida, Shawn Mendez, Wiz Khalifa, NF, Panic At the Disco, Twenty One Pilots, Lizzo, MAX, Rudimental, Ed Sheeran

Mac or PC: Mac

Sweet or Salty: Salty

Ketchup or Mustard: Ketchup

Dogs or Cats: Dogs

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JOEY

GOUTHRO

Place of birth: Fort McMurray

Nickname: Joey

# of years on FMST: 6 years

The best part of ski racing: Training hard and winning.

Favourite run at VistaRidge: Aurora

What I'm working on: Getting faster

My skiing "happy place": Jasper/ Marmot

My non-skiing "happy place": Golfing

Currently on my iTunes: 70's on Sirius

Mac or PC: Mac

Sweet or Salty: Sweet

Ketchup or Mustard: Both

Dogs or Cats: Dogs

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KAIL

SUNDHOLM

Place of birth: Fort McMurray

Nickname: Lettuce

# of years on FMST: 7 years

The best part of ski racing: Winning races

Favourite run at VistaRidge: Tamarack

What I'm working on: Looking 2 gates ahead; pulling the foot back

My skiing "happy place": Hitting gates; top of a double black

My non-skiing "happy place": 

Currently on my iTunes: Jazz, Pop, Rock, Classic Rock

Mac or PC: Mac

Sweet or Salty: Both

Ketchup or Mustard: Ketchup

Dogs or Cats: Both

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EMMA ANDERSON

Place of birth: Fort McMurray

Nickname: Em

# of years on FMST: 6 years

The best part of ski racing: Going fast and winning

Favourite run at VistaRidge: Aurora

What I'm working on: More up and down; getting closer to the gate.

My skiing "happy place": Jasper/ Marmot

My non-skiing "happy place": Waterton

Currently on my iTunes:

Mac or PC: Mac

Sweet or Salty: Salty

Ketchup or Mustard: Ketchup

Dogs or Cats: Both

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HUDSON

DONALD

Place of birth: Fort McMurray

Nickname: Huddy

# of years on FMST: 4 years

The best part of ski racing: The feeling of moving fast on the snow and through the gates.

Favourite run at VistaRidge: Aurora

What I'm working on: Cross blocking

My skiing "happy place": Skiing at Sunshine on a beautiful day with tons of powder with my friends.

My non-skiing "happy place": On vacation with my family eating tons of ice cream!

Currently on my iTunes: AC/DC, Imagine Dragons

Mac or PC: Mac

Sweet or Salty: Sweet

Ketchup or Mustard: Ketchup

Dogs or Cats: Dogs

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SIENNA

POULIN

Place of birth: Fort McMurray

# of years on FMST: 5 years

The best part of ski racing: Travelling and skiing

Favourite run at VistaRidge: Valley View

What I'm working on: Getting closer to the gates.

My skiing "happy place": The mountains

My non-skiing "happy place": My room

Currently on my iTunes: Nothing

Mac or PC: PC

Sweet or Salty: Sweet

Ketchup or Mustard: Ketchup

Dogs or Cats: Cats

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LILY

SUNDHOLM

Place of birth: Fort McMurray

Nickname: Lily

# of years on FMST: 7 years

The best part of ski racing: Having fun and placing at races.

Favourite run at VistaRidge: Valley View

What I'm working on: Up and down; pulling the ski back.

My skiing "happy place": Wherever there is snow.

My non-skiing "happy place": My bed (sleeping)

Currently on my iTunes: 

Mac or PC: Mac

Sweet or Salty: Salty

Ketchup or Mustard: Mustard

Dogs or Cats: Dogs

We would like to Thank our home hill,                    , for all the support and for being awesome!

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We would like to Thank our home hill,             

for all their support and awesomeness!

Thank you to our platinum sponsor: