Wright Training Spotlight: Kris Shean

Wright Training member Kris Shean did some serious mountain biking down South. She was part of an organized 146 mile ride on the Kokopelli Trail. The ride started in Fruita, Colorado and finished in Moab, Utah. Kris has been training in the Run and Bike Fitness progression course to prepare for the long ride. Recently, Wright Training…

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Teens and Exercise

The topic of teenagers doing strength training is relatively controversial in the health world. However, since the dawn of the new millennium there has been more research and evidence to prove that weight training can be extremely beneficial to teenagers and adolescence. Appropriately designed programing and supervision can provide a child with strength gains, stronger…

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Wright Training Takes on France

  As many of you know our fearless leader, Crystal Wright, also hosts a female only trip to steep jagged terrain of Chamonix, France. The roster of ladies included Shannon Yarrow, Sharee Moser, and Kim Prebish. These ladies trained hard for the camp through the Ski Fit progression cycle that took place September through November…

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Season in Review by Veronica Paulsen

2016-2017… what an AMAZING season! Over 100 days skiing for the first time in my life!   I began this season with some pretty lofty goals after an encouraging rookie performance last year. I was confident going into the new season that I would improve my results from last year. Now, while it’s true I…

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Young, Wild and Strong

Young, Wild and Strong By: Ambassador Daniel Tisi I had to take a break from the last ski season because an ongoing knee problem. I had developed something called Osteochondritis Dissecans. In english, I had a weak layer of cartilage in my knee. After years of hard use, the cartilage cracked causing it to tear…

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Q & A with the Ambassadors

Can you keep up with our Ambassadors?   As some you have recently seen on our social media, our ambassadors had an epic weekend of competing. Over the past weekend our ambassadors Veronica Paulson, Kate Elkind, and Elsa Smith competed in the International Freeskiing & Snowboarding Association (IFSA) Colligate Big Mountain Competition at Grand Targee.…

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Why We Ski by Ashley Robin

Why We Ski       December 6, 2016. It’s 6:30 am and my alarm goes off at full volume about 10 inches from my ear. Now, to be clear, I’m one of those people with the preset alarms on their phone- “7:40 Time for the Gym!” “8:30 Good Morning!” “10:00 Ok, I get that…

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