Skate OntariYOU

A page created by Skate Ontario and devoted to the skaters and skating in this section. If you’re looking for what’s happening in and around this section, you’ve come to the right place! Scroll down for all of the posts, blogs, videos, Facebook Lives and any other fun stuff that reflects who we are as Ontario skaters. If you want to share your events and photos with us – contact us at Enjoy!


Canada Winter Games roster update

February 20, 2019

We have a late addition athlete to our Canada Winter Games roster, Sarah Thomas. Stay tuned to our social media sites for updates of our 15 athletes progress when the skating segment of the Games begin on February 25. Best of luck to all the Skate Ontario athletes!


Act Fast for tickets to 2019 Canadian Synchronized Skating Championships!

February 18, 2019

  Act Fast for tickets to 2019 Canadian Synchronized Skating Championships! By: Skate Ontario staff It somehow seems fitting that as we celebrate Family Day in Ontario, the biggest event of the year for the Synchronized Skating family is taking place this coming weekend in the Skate Ontario backyard. We are talking of course about […]


Skate Ontario Asks: What makes your CanSkate program great?

February 15, 2019

SKATE ONTARIO ASKS: WHAT MAKES YOUR CANSKATE PROGRAM GREAT? RIDEAU SKATING CLUB – THE RESOURCE COACH What is the role and responsibilities of the Resource Coach? The role of the Resource Coach is two-pronged. First, they are an extra pair of hands for the coaches on the ice. Second, they are the club communication link […]


2019 Canada Winter Games

February 13, 2019

Skate Ontario wants to wish the best of luck to our Skate Ontario athletes competing at the 2019 Canada Winter Games! Follow the link for schedule details, links to follow the Ontario team and the broadcast schedule.  


Skate Ontario Q&A with Executive Director, Lisa Alexander

February 12, 2019

Q & A – Skate Ontario Overview – Competitions edition – February 2019 By: Skate Ontario staff As we build Skate Ontario to be the leader amongst all Provincial Sport Organizations across the Province of Ontario, dedicated to implementing the best practices in modern day athlete, coach, volunteer and club development. We are constantly mindful […]


Skater Spirit – Provincial Championships Edition

February 11, 2019

Hey everybody! It’s time for another Skater Spirit Contest! In celebration of our upcoming and inaugural Skate Ontario Provincial Championships, we want to know who else from Ontario’s past would be worthy of a provincial title and why? Here’s what you need to do – like our Facebook page and then submit your entry through […]


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Save the Date Synchro Family!

February 08, 2019

Save the Date!! Attention Skate Ontario Synchro Family – On Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 5:30PM ET on the Skate Ontario Facebook page – we will be hosting a #FacebookLive to talk about plans for next year. Our planning document will be coming your way the week of February 19 and the Facebook Live will […]


#CanSkate incentive = Great idea!

February 07, 2019

We asked Thunder Bay Skating Academy what makes their #CanSkate program great? They have created a special progress report to detail skater skill improvement.  Skaters receive a report and certificate with every ribbon or badge earned through the season. What a great idea! Thunder Bay Skating Academy has achieved Advanced Standard in the CanSkate Excellence recognition program. To find a […]


You did it!! #Synchro #Spirit

February 07, 2019

You did it!! Congratulations to our #Synchro #Spirit winner from our random draw for the $250 gift certificate in our online store: Platinum Edge Intermediate 2019 from Petawawa Figure Skating Club in Petawawa, Ontario. A big shout to the following for their creative entries: Alvinston Ice Angels Intro Team, Platinum Edge Petawawa, NEXXICE Junior, Kincardine […]


Skate Ontario athletes are on the move again! Four Continents

February 06, 2019

Skate Ontario Four Continents blog February 4, 2019 By: Skate Ontario Staff Skate Ontario athletes are on the move again! After a spectacular sweep of the national titles, all four national champions are headed to Anaheim, California for the prestigious ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships. There are 18 Canadian athletes participating of which, 10 […]