LAKE LOUISE, Alta. — Post Hotel & Spa has unveiled its sponsorship of Canadian skier, Britt Richardson, from Canmore, Alta. At just 20 years old, Richardson has already made remarkable strides in the world of alpine skiing, showcasing exceptional skills and determination as she embarks on her third season on the World Cup stage.
In the 2021-22 season, Richardson participated in three World Cup races and achieved the second-place ranking in the Nor-Am Cup standings. She earned her first World Cup points with a 22nd-place giant slalom finish in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia. Her sophomore World Cup season saw further advancement, with Richardson finishing second in the Nor-Am GS standings and securing points in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia with a 24th-place finish. The highlight of her career so far came at the 2023 World Championships, where she won a bronze medal with Team Canada in the team parallel event in in Courchevel-Meribel, France.
“As one of the youngest skiers on the Alpine Canada team, Britt transcends being merely an athlete. She’s an inspiration,” says Renee Stevens, assistant general manager of Post Hotel & Spa. “Her journey, marked by resilience and determination, serves as a motivating force for our entire team. It exemplifies that the pursuit of our own dreams and passions with an unwavering spirit is not only possible, but well within our reach.”