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Ski Camp at the Haig Success!

03 Aug 2015 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

Click here to read more about the ski camp that Ivan and I made for master skiers in July 2015


20 Feb 2014 / 1 Comment / in Uncategorized

Wow, what an Olympics it has been! As I write this, there is only one more ski race left at these Games – the 30km and 50km skate mass start. Unfortunately, no matter how ready and confident I felt going into Sochi, I failed to deliver the results I thought I was capable of achieving. […]

News from Europe

10 Dec 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

    Lately, the airports seem like great places to get stuff done, like catching up on emails and “office work”. It’s been 11 days since I’ve landed in Scandinavia and right now Louis and I are excitedly waiting for our Stockholm-Zurich flight. It will be so nice to see the sun and the Davos […]

November update

11 Nov 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

Today I did my last rollerski workout of this year. This is it. Skating around the fun and twisty rollerski loop in Mont-Ste-Anne, I could hardly contain my joy for what’s to come. First, skiing in the beautiful Rocky Mountain landscapes of Canmore, Banff and Lake Louise (oh mountains I missed you so much!). Then […]

New training video courtesy of Peter Collins & BUFF

16 Oct 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

Dasha – Just One More? from Twin Zebra on Vimeo.

A little bit about my awesome team…

29 Sep 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

  The sun is shining, the weather is warm and dry, and the fall colors look beautiful on the Mont-Ste-Anne trails. Since our New Zealand camp in August I have trained for 2 weeks in Montreal (if you want to know more about that, please refer to the recent Death Camp video interview). And since […]

I’ve survived the Death Camp part 1!

25 Sep 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

Hello all, 3 weeks ago I sat down with Peter Collins from Buff Canada to film a little bit about my training. He is in the process of putting together a new version of the training video we did last year. Here is a 3min clip of me talking about the training that is coming […]

playlist du jour

17 Sep 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

Hello! This is a pretty exciting event in my life, worth bragging about here on my blog. I’ve been a fan and avid listener of 8tracks for over a year, and finally I’ve summoned enough courage to post my very own playlist on the site. So here it is. This might not be everyone’s favourite […]

New Zealand

05 Sep 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

Sometimes I forget how amazing my life is. I am training to be in the best shape of my life and I get to go to the Olympics! I was reminded yet again how cool it is to be doing what I do when our team traveled to Snow Farm in New Zealand to train […]

June update

07 Jun 2013 / 0 Comments / in Uncategorized

Hello all, The Olympics are a scant 8 months away and I’m excited to be sharing my training and preparations progress with you as I make every workout count on the journey to Sochi. When compared to my last-minute Vancouver 2010 qualification, being already qualified for Sochi allows me to shift the focus entirely to […]