Entries by Mark Anderson

Pre-season Checklist w Equipment Advice

Link – Updated (v2) Pre-season Check List & Equipment Advice. Please read our 1 page pre-season checklist and equipment advice (before purchasing equipment). Link – Swiss Sportshaus Race Pricing (new race ski, boot, & binding prices are standardized across shops). Ski Swap warning: go prepared….unsuitable equipment is often purchased at ski swaps. Please see Check […]

2017 Fall Dryland Training – Join in!

The 2017 / 2018 season is underway and there is still time to join in! Dryland training sessions are underway for U10, U12 and U14 that run 3 times per week – see your Teams’s teamsnap schedule for more location and times.  Simply show-up and sign-in.  Payment will requested be later in the fall.  (Fall […]

U14s revisit Slash, Moons, Ripcord, Trumpeter

An excellent weekend of training for U14 at Cypress this past weekend. After a great day of Slalom training on Saturday, we had a great day of free skiing on Sky Chair, Eagle and Lions in about 40cm of new snow. Excellent conditions on Rip Cord, Bowen Face, Bowen Trees, Slash, Moons, Trumpeter and Hose […]

U14- GS Racing at Mt Washington (Jan16, 17)

An interesting weekend of GS Racing at Mt Washington on Jan 16 & 17. Fresh snow on Friday and Saturday nights meant for a lot of slipping laps prior to inspection each day.  It worked out well in the end on what is a very good GS race hill but on Sunday late morning, when the skies cleared in the late morning, the lift […]

U14 – Ideal Slalom Race at Whistler

Our U14 team had a great weekend of racing slalom in Whistler this past weekend. Stellar snow conditions, sun shine and -6 temps set the stage for an ideal race weekend for the 100 competitors. Rather than the usual very steep and difficult pitch on Lower Ptarmigan, the gates were set higher up the slope on much more forgiving […]