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Your journey in ski racing begins here

Whether you have a young child new to skiing, a competitive athlete, or you’re a parent, coach, or a sponsor who wants to be part of something really special, Fernie Alpine Ski Team (FAST) has something for you! 

Here at FAST, we're built around one common goal—to strive for a fun, safe and competitive, skill-based program focused on developing each individual’s personal best as a skier, athlete and individual. Take a look and see how much fun you can have by joining one of the longest standing ski clubs in B.C.!

About FAST

FAST is one of Canada’s most accomplished Alpine Ski Racing Clubs. Based out of Fernie Alpine Resort in British Columbia’s Kootenay Zone, we offer a variety of ski programs for over 200 athletes from ages 4 through 19, from across southeastern B.C. and Alberta.

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Latest Blog Post

FAST Mountain Chase

By Jo Williams 02/19/2020, 8:15pm PST

You're not going to want miss the first inaugural FAST Mountain Chase on March 7!

Confessions of One Who Didn’t

By Adam Pekarsky 02/05/2020, 9:00am PST

It takes three things to be the parent of a ski racer.  First, an acceptance of imminent financial ruin. Second, a willingness to drive more miles than Apollo 11.  Third, a degree in child psychology.

Last year’s Fernie ski race season launched with a new tradition – a kick off event for families with food, a look at the upcoming season and prizes – including a free FAST registration for the year.

Volunteer Stories: Richard & Christi White

By Jo Williams 10/23/2019, 7:30pm PDT

If you’ve been around races or any FAST events in the last six years, you’ll recognize the friendly faces of Richard and Christi White, a core contingent of the FAST community.

Downhill Sponsor: Mertex

By Jo Williams 10/23/2019, 6:30pm PDT

Coming back for its second season as a Downhill Level sponsor, Mertex is a strong believer in FAST’s world-class program.

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