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Skate Ontario Rebound to Skating Webinar Series Kicks Off Tomorrow!

July 20, 2021

*Reminder! The first Rebound to Skating webinar is taking place tomorrow, July 21 at lunch hour (starting at 12:00pm ET) and will cover topics and ideas that came out of last season. We will discuss what we learned about facilities, demographics of membership, combined sessions and the updated Return to Play Protocols.  To register, please […]

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Skater in Residence Blog – Elizabeth Manley

July 20, 2021

“EAT, SKATE, AND BE PASSIONATE” Hello everyone! What a pure delight to be the Skater in Residence this month. Well, where do we start! These last 19 months have been anything but fun for everyone, through this pandemic. As we have seen rinks closed, virtual classes for business, sports, schools, and roller skates as the […]

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Rebound to Skating Webinar Series – “Let’s Talk! Ideas that came out of last season”

July 15, 2021

Skate Ontario is kicking off the Rebound to Skating Webinar Series next Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at 12:00pm ET. The topic for the first webinar is “Let’s Talk! Ideas that came out of last season” and we will be discussing:  What did we learn last season?  Facilities   Demographics of membership  Combined sessions  Updated Return to Play Protocols  To register for […]

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Return to Play Update and Town Hall

July 14, 2021

Updated Return to Play Protocols Effective Friday, July 16, 2021, Ontario is entering Step 3 of the Roadmap to Reopen. Skate Ontario has updated our Return to Play Protocols to reflect the new legislation and we are thrilled to announce the following highlights in the updated Return to Play Protocols: Clubs and skating schools may […]

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Rebound to Skating Webinar Series

July 14, 2021

Skate Ontario is excited to announce the Rebound to Skating Webinar Series funded by a grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation! This free, online series will begin next Wednesday, July 21, 2021 and run for 6 weeks with the last one taking place on August 25, 2021. These sessions will take place at noon hour ET each […]

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Step 3 – July 16, 2021

July 09, 2021

Skate Ontario is pleased to announce that Ontario is expected to move into Step 3 of the Roadmap to Reopen on Friday, July 16. While this is exciting news, we are waiting for further direction from the Provincial Government as well as the legislation as to what will be permitted in this next step. Once […]

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Skater Award – Anthony MacDonald (Char-Lan SC)

June 30, 2021

One of the 2020-2021 Skater Awards goes to Anthony MacDonald from the Char-Lan Skating Club! Anthony’s dedication to skating really stood out during the pandemic where he had over an hour each way commute and skated 5 days a week. He skates in the Pre-Novice Dance category out of the Char-Lan Skating Club.  “Not once […]

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Skate Ontario Office Closure

June 30, 2021

The Skate Ontario office will be closed from Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at 4:00 pm ET and will reopen on Monday, July 5, 2021 at 8:00 am ET. Skate Ontario wishes everyone a safe and happy Canada Day!

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Skater Award – Hallee Nugent (Northern Lights School of Skating)

June 25, 2021

One of the 2020-2021 Skater Awards goes to Hallee Nugent from the Northern Lights School of Skating! Hallee skates at the STAR 6 level out of the Northern Lights School of Skating in Fort Frances and is very dedicated to the sport of figure skating. She continually is the first to participate in all sessions […]

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