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Return to Play Update

November 27, 2020

Skate Ontario would like to provide the following updates regarding our Return to Play Protocols. As per the Provincial announcement on Friday November 20th, the regions of Peel and Toronto have been moved to lockdown. As such, arenas and community centres in these regions are ordered to be closed. The Province has provided a very limited exemption […]

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November Skater in Residence – Kurt Browning Blog #2

November 26, 2020

Blog Time !! This is my 2nd blog and I would like to thank Skate Ontario for giving me this opportunity.  Last time I did not introduce myself because, well, I was hoping the opening joke was a bit funnier that way. Here goes my attempt at an introduction: Hi! I’m what’s left of Kurt […]

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DS Webinar – Nov. 25 at 7:00pm ET

November 25, 2020

*Attention Skate Ontario Data Specialist!* If you haven’t already, please register for the DS Webinar that is taking place tonight, Wednesday, November 25 at 7:00pm ET. Topics will include: an update on Skate ON events Skate ON Video Performance STAR 1-4 Events Skate Canada Pre-Novice & Novice events To register, please click here.

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‘Evaluators 101’ Facebook Live – Nov. 25 at 7:00pm ET

November 24, 2020

Are you interested in becoming an Evaluator or learning more about Skate Ontario Evaluators? Please join us for ‘Evaluator 101’ tomorrow! On Facebook Live at 7:00pm ET tomorrow (Wednesday), hosted by PJ Kwong, we will sit down with Josh Diacur & Mary-Rose Weir and discuss all things Evaluators! Topics will include: the important role they […]

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2021 Skate Ontario Sectional Championships – Results

November 23, 2020

The results for the 2021 Skate Ontario Sectional Championships have now been posted. We want to take this opportunity to thank everyone involved in the remote officiating of the event which ran this weekend from Thursday-Sunday. As always, we would not be able to do this without your help, passion and dedication. Thank you! Please […]

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STAR 6-Gold Evaluator Training Seminar

November 23, 2020

Skate Ontario will be hosting an ONLINE Evaluator Training Seminar on Saturday, December 5 & Sunday, December 6. This one 1½  day seminar will feature an introduction to effective evaluating skills, training on feedback and communication, discipline overviews and much more. This training is reserved for officials, coaches do not qualify to attend this training. […]

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Sectionals – Streaming on CBC this Weekend!

November 18, 2020

Exciting news, Ontario skating community! The 2021 Skate Ontario Sectional Championships that recently took place over 7 days in 6 locations will be streaming this weekend on CBCSports.ca, CBC Gem and on the CBC Sports App for iOS and Android this Saturday, November 21 and Sunday, November 22. Short/rhythm programs will take place on Saturday and free programs on […]

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Online Educational Opportunities for Coaches/Skaters

November 18, 2020

The Skate Ontario Sport Team will be launching a series of Coach & Skater online educational opportunities in the new year. As we prepare for this opportunity, we are asking you to tell us what you need for you and your skaters. We have created a two-minute survey to collect your needs. Your feedback will […]

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Merit Travel – Blog Post

November 13, 2020

Prize Blog post – Skate Ontario  By: Skate Ontario Staff  November 10, 2020  We are already well into a skating season if sorts. No, it isn’t what we expected but until we can get back to a more normal vibe, there is still fun to be had and daydreams to ponder.   One of the best […]

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