Media and News
Cameron Hoessle placed second among 41 entrants in the male 15-18-year-old skier division at the inaugural IFSA Junior National Freeride Competition at Alyeska Resort.
About 90 skiers and snowboarders competed in the inaugural IFSA Junior National Freeride Competition at Alyeska Resort in Girdwood this week. The International Freeskiers and Snowboarders Association event included groups of skiers age 12-14 and 15-18 competed. The Alyeska Freeride Team had a number of Top 10 finishes in all four categories.
Victoria Tostemar swept all four races to win the under-14 girls overall trophy in the Coca-Cola Classic held Friday and Saturday at Alyeska Resort in Girdwood. Austin Murphy claimed the U-14 boys title, Breslyn Gonzalez took top honors in the U-12 girls division and Levi Murphy earned the U-12 boys crown.
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Sixteen-year-old Finnigan Donley was still in diapers when he learned to appreciate things that go fast. He was 11 weeks old when his mom raced to second place at the 2005 Gold Nugget Triathlon, a race his mom lost only when future Olympic gold medalist Kikkan Randall...
ASC Photographers & Photo Links
Juniors Featured Photographer –
Bob Eastaugh has photographed the ski club’s junior and FIS races for more than ten years. He will photograph some of the club’s races in 2023-24 on a reduced schedule, given the time and effort required to be on the hill and process thousands of digital files.
His photos have publicized the sport, the racers, and the club. They have been published in the Anchorage Daily News, Ski Racing Magazine (Media), the News-Miner, the Empire, the Race Place Catalogue (cover), and elsewhere. He has worked with the club in various capacities for more than 50 years.
This link to his Zenfolio website takes you to the ski season group that will contain galleries for the 2023-24 races: https://bobeastaughimagery.
You can email him at email@example.com.