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Save the date and tune in to our second webinar session!

June 05, 2020

Tuesday June 9th, 12:00 PM MST

Individual vs. Group Training

Our second webinar in the series will explore autonomy vs follow up. Athletes do parts of their training as a group and parts on their own. What objectives and impacts should we consider in deciding what kind of workouts to implement for either scenario.

Join Zoom Meeting:

Meeting ID: 818 4216 2230

Password: 638143


Erik Braten

  • National Ski Team Coach for Nordiq Canada
  • Graduate of the Norwegian School of Sports Science.
  • Winner of the coach of the year from the Norwegian ski federation.
  • Previously Head Coach at Team Kollen, the junior team constituted from clubs based at Holmenkollen in Oslo.


Robin McKeever

  • Para Nordic National Ski Team Head Coach since 2010
  • Former Olympian and visually impaired Para-Olympian guide
  • Govern Generals’ Meritorious Service award recipient
  • Recipient of numerous Petro Canada Coaching excellence awards

John Coleman, PhD

  • Mental Training and Performance Consultant
  • John has a PhD in philosophy and a Master’s degree in Performance Psychology
  • He has been involved in three winter Paralympic cycles (2010, 2014, 2018) and two Olympic cycles (2014-2018) with multiple sport teams, including the Canadian National Biathlon and Paranordic teams.

Dahria Beatty

  • Canadian Cross National Ski Team athlete from Whitehorse, YK
  • 2018 Winter Olympian
  • Has been training with the Alberta World Cup Academy since 2012
  • Dahria loves skiing because it gives her endless opportunities to spend time outside exploring and travelling to new places
  • She is currently working on her Bachelor of Management in Marketing through Athabasca University