Coaches and parents of 2014 Challenge Skaters take note! If your skater represented Ontario at the 2014 Skate Canada Challenge event in Regina they should have received an invitation to SOPEC. Why: SOPEC is a Skate Ontario skating development initiative whose goal, in combination with the Skate Ontario Super Series, is to assist Ontario skaters […]
Skate Ontario is proud to announce the 2nd annual Hot Shot Seminar 2014! Who: Girls 7-10 and boys 8-12 years of age (as of July 1, 2014) who are competing in one of the 2014 summer competitions (Summer Sizzle, Minto Summer Skate or Summer Skate). What: Skate Ontario has engaged experts in stroking, turning, jumping […]
Skate Ontario is thrilled to announce the following 22 skaters have been selected to participate in the 2014-15 Ontario High Performance Sport Initiative: Roman Sadovsky Mackenzie Bent Garrett Mackeen Madelyn Dunley Mary Orr Phelan Simpson Hope McLean Trennt Michaud Zachary Daleman Jordyn Harper Hannah Whitley Elliott Graham Josh Allen Megan Koenig-Croft Jake Richardson Conrad Orzel […]
Representing Canada as Team Canada 1, NEXXICE Senior, from Burlington, Ontario, brought home the silver medal from the World Synchronized Skating Championships in Courmayeur, Italy, April 4-5, 2014. NEXXICE moved up from 3rd place after their short program, “Midnight” (Prokofiev’s Cinderalla Waltz), to capture the silver medal with their free program skated to Leonard Bernstein’s […]
Congratulations to the 2014 Promotional Contest Winners!
The finalists for the 2013 Ontario Sport Awards were announced yesterday by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. There are finalists representing skating in six categories: Male Athlete of the Year – Patrick Chan: In 2013, Patrick won his sixth Canadian National Figure Skating Championship. He also won both the Skate Canada and the Trophée Eric […]
Nam Nguyen is the new Junior Men’s World Champion! He earned a personal best 217.06 points to take first place at the event in Sofia, Bulgaria. Roman Sadovsky also earned a personal best at Junior Worlds. His score of 178.44 points put him in 13th position. In the Junior Pairs event, Mary Orr & Phelan […]
Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir are the 2014 Olympic Silver Medalists! They earned a personal best 190.99 points with two magical performances. Also competing in the dance event were Kaitlyn Weaver & Andrew Poje, who finished 7th with 169.11 points. Alexandra Paul and Mitch Islam earned 138.70 points to place 18th. Congratulations to all teams! Full […]
Patrick Chan is the 2014 Olympic Silver Medalist. He earned 275.62 points to place second overall. Congratulations, Patrick! Full results can be found on the ISU website.
The 2013-2014 ISU Grand Prix Final took place December 5-8 in Fukuoka, Japan. Results are as follows: Patrick Chan – Men – 2nd – 280.08 points Meagan Duhamel & Eric Radford – Pairs – 5th – 193.38 points Kirsten Moore-Towers & Dylan Moscovitch – Pairs – 6th – 189.11 points Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir – […]