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CanSkate Kits Coming to all Ontario Skating Clubs

September 28, 2013

Dear Ontario Clubs, Skate Ontario, in association with the four Ontario sections, is thrilled to announce we have received an Ontario Sport and Recreation Communities Fund grant from the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport to provide CanSkate kits to all of the Ontario figure skating clubs! We are working hard to source and prepare […]

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Ontario High Performance Sport Initiative 2013-2014

September 25, 2013

Skate Ontario is thrilled to announce the following skaters will be participate in the Ontario High Performance Sport Initiative for 2013-14. Nam Nguyen Peter O’Brien Anthony Kan Roman Sadovsky Mackenzie Bent Garrett MacKeen Alexandra Najarro Marika Steward Madelyn Dunley Leslie Ip Dylan Conway Dustin Sheriff-Clayton Mary Orr Phelan Simpson Katie Desveaux Dmitre Razgulajevs Zachary Daleman […]

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2013 Hot Shots Team Announcement

September 19, 2013

Thank you to all of the skaters, parent and coaches who participated in the Skate Ontario 2013 Hot Shot program. We have received wonderful feedback about the day from many of you. Team Announcement We are pleased to announce that we have selected 33 skaters for the Hot Shot Team. In alpha order, here are […]

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Quest for Gold Athlete Selection Criteria 2013-2014

September 11, 2013

Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program 2013-2014 (OAAP) is funded by the Government of Ontario, through the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport (MTCS), and operated through the Sport, Recreation & Community Programs Division. The overarching goal of the Quest for Gold – OAAP is directly related to the High Performance Sport goal […]

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2013 Ontario Skaters' Promotional Contest Winners

June 02, 2013

Thanks to all for your participation! The draw was made at the Skate Ontario STARSkate Championships held in Fort Erie, March 22-24, 2013. Prize Winner Ticket # From/Club 1st Prize 2013 Ford Mustang Cynthia Conte 229618 Kitchener, ON Cambridge SC (WO) 2nd Prize $5000 Plasma TV, DVD & Entertainment Package Cindy Norby 048111 Madsen, ON […]

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Congratulations to Ontario Sport Award Winners

April 22, 2013

The Ontario Sports Awards recently honoured members of the figure skating community for their achievements in 2012.  Skate Ontario congratulates all the winners: Patrick Chan – Male Athlete of the Year Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir – Team of the Year Figure Skating Boutique – Corporate Sport Citation Award Louis Stong – Syl Apps Volunteer […]

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Ontario Skaters Perform Well at 2013 Four Continents

February 18, 2013

At the 2013 ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships in Osaka, Japan, Ontario skaters performed well and earned several medals. In Ice Dance, Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir finished second while Piper Gilles & Paul Poirier came fifth.  In Pairs, Meagan Duhamel & Eric Radford won gold while Kirsten Moore-Towers and Dylan Moscovitch earned silver.  […]

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Ontario's Senior Athletes Score Seven Medals at 2013 Canadians

February 18, 2013

Ontarians in the Senior event categories at the 2013 Canadian Tire National Figure Skating Championships earned seven out of a possible twelve medals. This impressive showing brings the total medal count to nineteen Ontario medals across all Novice, Junior and Senior events.       Medal Totals by Province Province Gold Silver Bronze Total Ontario […]

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Novice and Junior Skaters Win Twelve Medals at 2013 Canadians

January 18, 2013

Ontario skaters in the Novice and Junior events at the 2013 Canadian Tire National Figure Skating Championships won a total of twelve sets of medals.   Skate Ontario congratulates all our athletes for their excellent performances and achievements! ### For more information or to request high-resolution photos for editorial purposes: Erica Armstrong Skate Ontario Communications […]

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Pair Coaches’ Seminar at Canadian Figure Skating Championships

December 16, 2012

Where: 2013 Canadian Figure Skating Championships at the Hershey Centre in Mississauga Sunday, January 13th to Tuesday, January 15th, 2013 Seminar Leader: Louis Stong Guest Coaches: Lee Barkell, Alison Purkiss, Kris Wirtz, and Bryce Davison Who should attend: All coaches interested in starting a pair program.  All coaches interested in improving an existing pair program.         […]

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