Myles Adam—Head Coach
Years coaching: Entering 8th season coaching for Calabogie Peaks Freestyle
Years skiing: 11
Favourite skier: Wiley Miller
What keeps me busy when I’m not skiing: Full Time Job: Apprentice Electrician
Weekend work in the summer: Arborist
Summer work week fun: Wednesday night single track dirt biking
Weekend work in the winter: Coaching
Winter work week fun: Monday night hockey
Favourite place you’ve skied & dream place to ski: Favourite place skied: Revelstoke Mountain, B.C.
Next resort I'd like to ski: Jackson Hole, WY
Dream place to ski: Any back country location that's steep and deep without lift access and filled with a great crew of friends.
Goals for coaching: Coaching athletes to the level where they can ski in any condition, in any terrain, and have an absolute blast doing so.
Coaching qualifications: Air 1; Air 2; Air 3A, 3B; Air 4A, 4B; Park and Pipe Module; TSM 1; TSM 2
Years coaching: 8
Years skiing: 42
Favourite skier(s): JP Auclair, Jennifer Heil
What keeps me busy when I’m not skiing: Sailing and cycling
Favourite place to ski & dream place to ski: Revelstoke - Japan
Goals for coaching/what I enjoy most about coaching: To develop confidence, comradery, and skills.
Coaching qualifications: CSIA II, Club coach
Years Coaching: 4
Years Skiing: 19
Favourite Skiers: Sarah Burke, Bobby Brown, and Roz G
What keeps me busy when I’m not skiing: Writing about sports—senior writer and editor of Freestyle Ontario Magazine 2018. Participating in sports—soccer, ultimate frisbee, stunt cheerleading.
Favourite place to ski & dream place to ski: Whistler is my favourite place I’ve skied. The Swiss Alps and Colorado are on my skiing bucket list.
Goals for coaching: My goal is to create a fun, safe, and inclusive learning environment where all my athletes go home with a smile on their face and are excited for the following week!
Coaching qualifications: Club Coach, Air 1
Years coaching: 3
Years skiing: 15
Favourite skier: Bobby Brown
What keeps me busy when I’m not skiing: School work and volleyball
Favourite place to ski & dream place to ski: Favourite place to ski is Whistler. Dream place to ski is somewhere in the alps.
Goals for coaching: My goal for coaching is to eventually be able to coach flips and different inverts. What I enjoy about coaching most is watching everyone improve over the year.
Coaching qualifications: Club Coach, Air 1
Years Coaching: This is my first!
Years Skiing: 18
Favourite Skiers: Jennifer Heil, Andi Naude, and Phil Marquis
What keeps me busy when I’m not skiing: School work! (Student at Queen’s University)
Favourite place to ski & dream place to ski: Apex, B.C., and Sunshine, AB
Goals for coaching: I want to be able to give my athletes the resources and encouragement they need to continuously challenge themselves to be better skiers!
Coaching qualifications: Club Coach, Air 1, Air 2, Air 3A (Water Ramp, plus back full and cork 7 from 3B), Air 4A (plus back full and cork 7 from 4B), recently retired from mogul skiing career touring on the Canada Cup and NorAm circuits with the Ontario Mogul Team.
Years coaching: First year
Years skiing: 14
Favourite skiers: Cassie Sharpe, Max Moffatt
What keeps me busy when I’m not skiing: Animation, drawing, and singing
Favourite place to ski & dream place to ski: Favourite place was Whistler Blackcomb. Dream place is the Swiss Alps.
Goal for coaching: My goal for coaching is to make sure that everyone is enjoying themselves while also teaching them new techniques and tricks to improve their skiing in general.
Coaching qualifications: CSIA1, Fundamentalz (club coach), Air 1
Years coaching: 6
Years skiing: 22
Favourite skiers: Michelle Parker, Eric Hjorleifson, and LJ Strenio
What keeps me busy when I’m not skiing: Currently attending school for Massage Therapy, I love dogs, and my favourite pass time is knitting.
Favourite place to ski & dream place to ski: I lived in Whistler for five years, so it will always have a place in my heart. The dream is to ski Japan and experience the deep, and Alaska for the steep!
Goals for coaching/what I enjoy most about coaching: SPREAD THE STOKE! A day on skis is always a good day. I love coaching because the learning process is the best part. It's always so much fun, and very rewarding.
Coaching qualifications: CSCF Level 1 and FUNdamentalz (club coach)