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    Swiss ball hopscotch looks exactly as tough as it sounds – GQ Magazine

Swiss ball hopscotch looks exactly as tough as it sounds – GQ Magazine

Kelsey Serwa is already an accomplished competitive skier who earned a silver medal for Canada at the Sochi Winter Olympics, but her current training efforts indicate that she has big plans for the 2018 Games, too. Here is Serwa in the gym earlier this week, speeding deftly through a core workout that looks so mind-bendingly difficult that I nearly stumbled out of […]

By |October 29th, 2017|News|0 Comments|

Canadian ski-cross racers ride air of success

Canada’s world domination in ski cross could continue into upcoming World Cup season and 2018 Winter Olympics, but there are warning signs ahead with little depth at grassroots.

Kevin Drury is about to start his second World Cup season as a ski-cross racer — and that’s not much time in this rough-and-tumble event — but he already feels ready to […]

By |November 1st, 2016|News|0 Comments|
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    Olympic ski cross medallists Kelsey Serwa, Marielle Thompson out to make up for lost time

Olympic ski cross medallists Kelsey Serwa, Marielle Thompson out to make up for lost time

TORONTO — Canadian ski cross teammates Kelsey Serwa and Marielle Thompson work well as a team, whether it’s racing down a ski hill — or finishing each other’s sentences.

“I just gave her enough room to get around and then hope that she was behind me because you never know,” Thompson said.

“But if it was anybody else,” Serwa, interjects.

“If it […]

By |November 17th, 2015|News|0 Comments|

An October Day in Saas Fee

A gentle song stirs me out of slumber at 5:50am.  Even though I don’t traditionally drink coffee, I have began to start my morning with a fresh cappuccino before heading down to our makeshift gym to get my body moving.  These days, it takes a little extra time in the morning to warm up the joints so they are […]

By |October 20th, 2015|News|0 Comments|

Serwa adds voice to head safety effort

by Barry Gerding – Kelowna Capital News

Like most athletes competing today, the era of concussion diagnosis awareness is prevalent in the competitive ski world of Kelowna’s Kelsey Serwa.

While Serwa’s sports injuries have been mainly to do with her knees, she says awareness of head injuries and the need to give your head a chance to recover from even […]

By |March 26th, 2014|News|0 Comments|

What a Canadian Olympic Medalist Really Eats

Kelsey Serwa is our kind of gal. Not only did the freestyle skier recently win a silver medal for Canada while in Sochi, she’s also extremely laid back, has a fun/goofy side (see bottom pic), and is beautiful (made it onto our Hottest Canadian Olympic Athletes list, no big deal).

We had the pleasure of catching up with Kelsey upon her return […]

By |March 21st, 2014|News|0 Comments|

Kelsey arrives home

by Wayne Moore, Castanet.net

Kelsey Serwa is back home.

Serwa returned to a hero’s welcome Thursday afternoon after winning a silver medal at the Sochi Olympics nearly a week ago.

A triumphant Kelsey Serwa arrives at Kelowna International Airport to a hero’s welcome.
A sea of red and white greeted Serwa as more than 300 people, many school children from South East Kelowna […]

By |March 3rd, 2014|News|0 Comments|

Kelowna Olympian helps young athletes through scholarship fund

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Kelsey Serwa has reached her Olympic goals in Sochi and is on a mission to help young athletes do the same.

The 24-year-old ski cross silver medalist hails from Kelowna, B.C. and joined forces with a B.C.-based tea company last year to create a scholarship fund for student athletes who excel academically. As a young competitive skiier, Serwa […]

By |February 22nd, 2014|News|0 Comments|

Canadians win gold and silver in women’s ski cross

Even though Serwa called the 1-2 finish was “miraculous,” there was little doubt that at least one of them would land on the podium and a good chance, given their phenomenal success on the international ski cross circuit, that both would.

“I’m super happy to be walking away with a silver medal and even happier to be sharing it with […]

By |February 22nd, 2014|News|0 Comments|
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    One-Two Punch: Canada’s Thompson wins gold and Serwa takes silver

One-Two Punch: Canada’s Thompson wins gold and Serwa takes silver

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia – Marielle Thompson and Kelsey Serwa have worked well together since first becoming skicross teammates a few years ago.

Serwa helped the younger Thompson when she was first settling into the sport, gave her some advice and they quickly became good friends. That strong team dynamic was evident Friday at the Sochi Games and it paid off […]

By |February 21st, 2014|News|0 Comments|