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Coach/Skater Educational Opportunities Series – Registration Open!

December 29, 2020

Directly from your feedback, we have created a series of web-based educational opportunities for Skate Ontario skaters and coaches. All levels and disciplines of skaters and coaches are welcome! Beginning in January, we will offer a different set of educational sessions each month. Monthly sessions are available “a la carte” on a first-come, first-serve basis. […]

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Welcome to our Coach/Skater Educational Opportunities Series!

December 23, 2020

Directly from your feedback, we have created a series of web-based educational opportunities for Skate Ontario skaters and coaches. All levels and disciplines of skaters and coaches are welcome! Beginning in January, we will offer a different set of educational sessions each month. Monthly sessions are available “a la carte” on a first-come, first-serve basis. […]

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Provincial Lockdown Parameters

December 22, 2020

Further to the provincial government announcement regarding the upcoming provincial lockdown, Skate Ontario would like to provide the following update. Pursuant to O.Reg. 779/20, Section 48 of Schedule 2 of O.Reg. 82/20, the Province has provided a very limited exemption for skaters to continue training during this lockdown.  We have identified this list of athletes, coaches […]

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Follow Up to the Provincial Announcement – December 21, 2020

December 21, 2020

Today’s Ontario government announcement regarding the Ontario provincial shutdown will create many questions for Skate Ontario clubs. Please note, Skate Ontario clubs may continue operating under the current restrictions in their regions until December 26, 2020 at 12:01am ET. Skate Ontario awaits the applicable legislation as this will prevail over today’s more general announcements. Once these details […]

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Events Update – December 18, 2020

December 18, 2020

Skate Ontario Events Registration Updates Skate ON – Video Performance Series #2 registration opens on Monday, December 21, 2020 and will be open until January 8, 2021. *New categories added: Pre-Novice, Novice, Junior, Senior in singles, pairs and ice dance For filming requirement information, please click here. Information on how to register here. STAR 1-4 […]

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Public Health Region Locator Page

December 17, 2020

The Ontario government has created the Public Health Region locator page. This page informs the user of what colour zone and the name of the public health unit for any town/city in Ontario. In addition to identifying the Public Health Unit, it also supplies the links to the local Public Health Unit’s website to view […]

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Pre-Novice & Novice Sectional Championships – Important Update

December 17, 2020

In the ever-changing world of public health restrictions related to COVID-19, Skate Ontario continues to adapt and strives to make decisions based on the health and safety of our stakeholders. Given the recent and possible continuation of regional lockdowns, we are revising the planned timing for the Skate Ontario Pre-Novice & Novice Sectional Championships.  We […]

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Holiday Office Closure

December 17, 2020

Please note – The Skate Ontario office will be closed starting at 4:00 pm ET on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 and will re-open at 8:00 am ET on Monday, January 4, 2021. Skate Ontario wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday season!

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December Skater in Residence Kaitlyn Weaver – Blog Post

December 14, 2020

December, 2020. Season’s greetings! KW here— I hope that everyone reading this is healthy and safe, and is feeling surrounded by love and hope this holiday season. We’ve made it…  we’ve made it (!!!) to December of 2020. For some of us, barely. This year has felt like an epic roller coaster for most, downward […]

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Reminder: Sign up for By-Law Virtual Workshops in the New Year

December 14, 2020

Spaces are still available for our January workshop dates. These workshops are targeted to provide our non-profit skating clubs with the information and tools to update your club By-Laws. There have been some legislative changes which impact your club. Attending one of these workshops will give your club the information to bring your By-Laws up […]

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