Seasons Greetings - the Section office will be closed as of 4 pm. December 23, 2013 and will reopen 8:30 am. January 2, 2014
Eastern Ontario Challenge TeamLink: Skate Canada Results
As some athletes are preparing to head home, others have completed their short and are preparing for the free while some are arriving to compete ... We are very proud of our EO athletes - here are the standings todate for EO ... results
Posted December 6 '13 - 9 am.
EOSIC - February 14-16, 2014Link: Eastern Ontario STARSkate Invitational Championships (EOSIC)
We are pleased to announce that the EOSIC will be held at the Benson Centre, Cornwall hosted by the Cornwall FSC, sponsored by the Figure Skating Boutique - the Invitational Championship is open to Eastern Ontario Section Skaters. Registration is online through Skate Canada Members Only. Closing date for all entries is 4:00 pm, January 15, 2014.
Posted November 28 '13
Skate Canada Position Statement on BullyingLink: Bullying - Skate Canada Document
Bullying is form of personal harassment and includes physical or verbal abuse that occurs once or repeatedly and may involve an imbalance of power. Bullying is intended to hurt and humilitate the victim. Bullying may occur in-person or through electronic means including e-mail, texting and social media. Every member club and skating school are to inform its athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers of this document which is posted on the Skate Canada Members Only site under "Members".
Posted November 26 '13
NCCP Level 4 Task #16 - Long Term DevelopmentLink: Skate Canada - Members Only - Coaches > NCCP > NCCP Level 4 Tasks 2013-2014
Task #16 - LTAD: Coaches will learn how to plan and design programs and activities that are appropriate to an athlete's age, gender, stage of development (stages of growth and maturation) and overall performance potential. Inquiries: email@example.com
Presenter: Stephen Norris, PhD - Sport Scientist
Fee: $175. (Course, Marking Fees and refreshments included)
Pre-Requisite: Level 2 - ISPC Certified or Level 3 - Technical completed
Closing Date: December 23, 2013
Posted November 21 '13
STARSkate and Male ClinicLink: Programs: Seminars & Clinics
This year we are pleased to combine the STARSkate Clinic and Male Seminar for an all day event; our athletes who attend will benefit from both of our Olympic and World level presenters ... Jeff Buttle and Shawn Sawyer. The clinic will be held on January 22 '14 at the Strathcona Paper Centre. Payment may be made by PayPal or Cheque. Entry and payment must be received in order to be registered.
Posted November 20 '13
2014 Ontario Regional Synchronized Skating ChampionshipsLink: WO Section | Announcement
January 31 - February 2 at the Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex, Waterloo - hosted by WO Section and Grand River Region. For more information please visit the WO Section website. Online Registration closes December 17 '13
Posted November 19 '13
2014 Eastern Ontario SynchroSkateLink: SynchroSkate
The SynchroSkate announcement is posted - we are doing online registration through Skate Canada Members Only, instructions can be found with the announcement - if you have any questions regarding the registration, please contact Skate Canada Member Services directly. If you have any questions on the competition, please contact Jan Armitage, Championship Chair or the Section Office.
Closing date: February 7, 2014
Team ChangesFor any teams who have changes i.e. additional skaters, team name change, substitutions etc. AFTER registrating online please use the Change Form. You must register online first! For additional skaters, payment may be made by PayPal or Cheque at Link: SynchroSkate
Updated November 27 '13
Special Olympics - January 25, 2013Link: Special Olympics
The announcement and entry form have been posted - closing date for Special Olympic entries is December 13, 2013. If you have any questions regarding the Invitational, please contact Jan Armitage, Championship Chair or Glenda Cartwright, Special Olympics Liaison.
Posted November 12 '13
Winter Skate - February 1-2 '14Link: Winter Skate
The 2nd Annual competition will be held at the UOIT Campus Ice, Oshawa on February 1-2, 2014. Open to all sections. Skaters are to register online except for test registration which is manual. Closing date for Winter Skate for all registrations is January 3, 2014. The announcement and online registration is now available.
Posted October 18 '13
2014 Canadian Tire National Skating ChampionshipsLink: Skate Canada - Tickets
The 2014 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships will act as the final step in the 2014 Olympic qualification process. At the conclusion of the senior events, Skate Canada will nominate the 17 member Olympic figure skating team to the Canadian Olympic Committee for selection to represent Canada at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. For more information contact Skate Canada or visit their website at www.skatecanada.ca
Volunteers NeededLink: Skate Canada - Volunteer
Skate Canada Events are a fantastic way to build your volunteer portfolio and gain experience working at national and international sporting events. Skate Canada Event volunteers will fill a variety of roles both on and off the ice helping to create a memorable experience for event participants. All volunteer recruitment will be done online through our online application system. Deadline for the 2014 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships has been extended to "December 15, 2013". Please help us make this event a success - Volunteer today!
Updated December 2 '13