Ridge Meadows at Calgary Skating Camp

Jared Bolland, Annabelle and Sammy Green attended stage 2 training camp at the Calgary Olympic Oval in Alberta this summer and then participated in the Single Distance #1 series competition (August 18&19, 2018) at the end of the week.

Jared Bolland competing with skaters from Prince George, North West Territories and Calgary Oval

Jared Bolland competing with skaters from Prince George, North West Territories and Calgary Oval

 

Sammy Green in front of the pack

Sammy Green in front of the pack

 

Annual General Meeting & Awards Ceremony – April 7 (2pm – 6pm)

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.

Speed Skating in Feburary

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!

ValentineOlympic_Darron CummingsValentines day at the 2014 Sochi Olympics photo Darron Cummings

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

 

Halloween Skate Oct 31st!

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.