Please early registration forms are available now under the Join tab under Registration and Forms. Please bring to the AGM or make arrangements with Shelley Abbott (email@example.com) our treasurer.
Please put the Annual General Meeting in your calendar for April 7. It will be held at the Maple Ridge Leisure Center in the multipurpose room. 11925 Haney Place, Maple Ridge
We will be handing out yearly medals, pins and certificates for the skaters after the meeting. Please watch out for the email with more details regarding the AGM and Awards cermony.
This is a very busy month for speed skating especially because the Olympics! Two skaters from British Columbia are on team Canada. Best of luck to the BC skaters – Jamie MacDonald (ST) and Denny Morrison (LT) and Josie Morrison (LT) as they skate in Korea!
As for the meets available to our skaters:
Feb 2-4 Canadian Junior LT Championships in Fort St. John Feb 2-4 Western Elite Circuit #3 in Calgary, AB Feb 10 Sardis Fliers Relay Challenge in Chilliwack, BC – We encourage club skaters to sign up for this meet. Fill out meet registration and submit them to Michelle Ludeman Feb 22-25 BC Winter Games in Kamloops, BC – on Saturday the 24th
Practice Schedule Feb. 3 – Regular Schedule Feb 10 – No practice for all skaters Feb. 17 – Regular Schedule Feb. 24 – Practice for only Group 2 & 3
Michael Mong from the Vancouver Speed Skating Association takes wonderful pictures throughout the season see them here
Invite your friends and family to come skate! You can wear your costume as long a there are no loose things that can get caught in skates, you still will have to wear your helmet so be aware of masks. Skating starts at 4:00 to 5:25 pm. Please bring a treats to share (chips, veggies, goodies)! If a non speed skater would like to try speed skates let one of the executives know and we’ll try to fit you with a pair otherwise there will be rental available during that time.