2019 Club Enhancement Workshops

August 21, 2019

Skate Ontario is excited to release the dates and locations for our 2019 Club Enhancement Workshops. Registration will open in September for all workshops. Over the next two weeks, stay tuned for more information regarding workshop content. For questions, please contact Melissa Fraser, Coordinator – Club Support Services.  


Skater in Residence – Elvis Stojko, Warrior vs Performer

August 20, 2019

Warrior VS Performer Many people have asked me over the years how I was able to perform under pressure; coaches, skaters, sport psychologists, reporters and fans have all asked this question. Of course, there is the everyday on-ice training and mental prep with visualization, off ice training, diet etc., but once that is done, how […]


Back to School – Skating School That Is!

August 13, 2019

Each year, Skate Ontario coaches train their skaters to be the best they can be. Over the past few months, Skate Ontario has been working with a group of dedicated coaches to come up with ways to enhance their knowledge and access new skills and methods of keeping their skaters focused and engaged. This comprehensive plan, coined Performance and Development […]


Data Specialist Level 1 Registration Now Open

July 18, 2019

Registration is now open for the Data Specialist Level 1 clinic,  at RIM Park ( Piller’s Rink)  on August 10, 2019 from  9am-4pm. Registration for this clinic will close on August 7, 2019 at 11:59 pm EDT. Please note there is a $25 registration fee for this clinic.  For more information and to register, please click here.  Questions […]


Hey There, Are You Coming to the Show?

July 04, 2019

Hey Skating Friends! We need you …TO SPREAD THE WORD! Skate Ontario is hosting its first annual Skate Ontario Summer Stars Fundraising Gala Show on July 19th at 7:00pm at Thornhill Community Centre. This outstanding collection of Ontario Skating Stars is being assembled to equally benefit Skate Ontario and co-hosts Ice Dance Elite. If you […]


Skater in Residence – Debbi Wilkes and Tinkerbell!

May 06, 2019

My love affair with figure skating had a bumpy start when I was almost 5 years old. I can’t remember exactly how it all began but I do remember one instance that fall when my Mom took me to the local club in Unionville, paid the 25 cents, and pushed me out on the ice […]


National Volunteer Week 2019

April 09, 2019

It’s National Volunteer week, and where would we be without you? Skate Ontario would like to acknowledge the efforts, sacrifices and tireless hours of the dedicated volunteers who help within our Skate Ontario community. Thank you for everything you do! You are the Volunteer Factor!!


Matrix Synchro Team Auditions

March 26, 2019

Matrix is a new organization out of the Niagara Centre Skating Club. They will be fielding both youth and adult teams this coming season, beginner to adult 3. Pre-registration forms for interested skaters are available. Youth registration Adult registration   For more information about the teams they are asked to email matrixsynchronizedteams@gmail.com  


Day in the Life; 2019 Skate Ontario Provincials Championships (video)

March 21, 2019

There is great excitement this week for the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Saitama, Japan. With 12 Skate Ontario athletes representing Canada this year we can only imagine the stars of the future are working hard, etching their path on the same journey! Here is a little peek from our recent Provincial Championships in […]


Skate Ontario Provincial Championships 2019 wrap-up

March 19, 2019

A special thank you to everyone who took part in the Skate Ontario Provincial Championships 2019; the skaters, their supporters and families, the coaches and the volunteers who helped make the event such a success. Thank you and Congratulations!