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 skateontariophotos@gmail.com. Enjoy!

 

Time to get Season Ready with our Skate Ontario Vendors and Sponsors!

August 24, 2019

Time to get Season-Ready! It’s that time of year again when we turn our attention to school, skating and everything that goes with it for parents, skaters, coaches and fans! At Skate Ontario, we are thrilled to have the support of various Champion Partners, Preferred Vendors and other vendors who are here to help. Check […]

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Best of Luck at the ISU Junior Grand Prix in Courchevel, France

August 20, 2019

The ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating series is about to begin for the 2019-2020 season. The series kicks-off in Courchevel, France and we would like to wish our Skate Ontario athletes Iliya Kovler, Alison Schumacher, Olivia McIsaac & Corey Circelli the best of luck! We are #SkateOntarioProud! To read Skate Canada’s Press Release for […]

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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 […]

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CBC Battle of the Blades – Mini Blades

August 12, 2019

Hey Skate Ontario Family! Good news! As no doubt you have already heard, Battle of the Blades is coming back to CBC this Fall after a six-year hiatus!! Exciting news for anyone who likes to be on or watch what’s happening on the ice. In addition to the weekly live TV show, CBC is looking […]

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Congratulations Skate Ontario Travel Team!

August 10, 2019

Skate Ontario would like to congratulate our Travel Team skaters who competed at the 2019 Québec Summer Championships in Pierrefonds, Québec this week. We are #SkateOntarioProud!! Abby Bouma/Kieran Thrasher  – Pre-Novice Pair – 1st Place Layla Veillon/Alexander Brandys   – Pre-Novice Dance  – 3rd Place Abigail Jackson/Christian Nainer   – Pre-Novice Dance – 4th Place Sophia Gover/Daniel Patriquin    – Novice […]

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Good Luck to the Skate Ontario Travel Team

August 09, 2019

Skate Ontario would like to wish the best of luck to our travel team competing this weekend at the 2019 Québec Summer Championships in Pierrefonds, Québec. Abby Bouma/Kieran Thrasher   – Pre-Novice Pair Layla Veillon/Alexander Brandys   – Pre-Novice Dance Abigail Jackson/Christian Nainer   – Pre-Novice Dance Sophia Gover/Daniel Patriquin    – Novice Dance Nicole Bolander/Aidan Dotzert   – […]

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Skater in Residence – Elvis Stojko and the Key!

August 06, 2019

Firstly, I would like to say I am honoured to be a part of the Skate Ontario, Skater in Residence and I want to thank Pj Kwong for this opportunity. It took me awhile to figure out what I was going to write, but with a little meditating, I figured it out. Throughout my career, […]

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Congratulations NAC and Wildrose Competitors!

August 05, 2019

Skate Ontario is very proud of our Athletes that travelled to Leduc, Alberta to compete at the Wildrose competition and the North American Cup competition as well our athletes that competed at the North American Cup in Lake Placid, New York. For most of these skaters, it was their first time competing on an international circuit […]

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Skater in Residence – Elvis Stojko

August 01, 2019

As far as Ontario figure skating legends are concerned, this man sits pretty much at the top. I am talking of course about Elvis Stojko. On the ice, he won the Canadian title seven times, the World title three times as well as earning two Olympic silver medals. Add to that, two World Records for […]

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