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!

 

North America Cup, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

July 09, 2019

Skate Ontario wishes the best of luck to our seven skaters competing this weekend at the North America Cup in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. These skaters were chosen through a selection process to represent Canada at the NAC competitions. This event is a singles only competition but our pair skaters and ice dancers will have their turn […]

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Skater in Residence – Carol Lane All About “The Why”

July 06, 2019

All about “The Why.” It’s amazing that even after more than 50 years on the ice, when someone asks, “can you write a little blog for us?”, your brain turns to mush, you instantly forget anything you ever thought you might like to say, and the thought of moving to a remote region of Siberia […]

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Skate Canada Pilot – New Evaluator Training Seminar 

July 05, 2019

Skate Canada Pilot – New Evaluator Training Seminar  Skate Canada is pleased to announce that they will be holding a pilot of the NEW STAR 6-GOLD EVALUATOR TRAINING in-person seminar at the Skating Performance and Development Centre in Toronto on the evenings of Wednesday, July 17 and Thursday, July 18. If you are interested in participating in this training, […]

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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 […]

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Carol Lane – Skater in Residence

July 02, 2019

With respect to this month’s Skate Ontario Skater in Residence Carol Lane, we couldn’t have said this better ourselves! From CBC’s media pages (https://www.cbc.ca/mediacentre/bio/carol-lane ): “World and Olympic Games figure skating coach and choreographer Carol Lane has more than three decades of experience to draw from in her role as analyst for CBC/Radio Canada’s figure […]

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Skate Canada Announces 2019 Grand Prix Assignments

June 22, 2019

Earlier this week Skate Canada announced their 2019 Grand Prix assignments. We are delighted to bring you the list of Skate Ontario skaters in the line-up! We are #SkateOntarioProud of our #ChampiOntario athletes! Aurora Cotop – Skate Canada Gabby Daleman – Skate Canada and Cup of China Nam Nguyen – Skate Canada and Cup of […]

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Skater in Residence – Trennt Michaud Balancing Life

June 21, 2019

Everyone has something they want to be when they grow up, right? Like an NHL Champ (we all know that’s where I started) firefighter, chef, physiotherapist, CSI, coach, fitness trainer, or nutritionist! Well needless to say, that was the order of what I wanted to be as I grow up! As everyone probably knows, sometimes […]

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2019 Skate Canada Section Awards

June 19, 2019

Skate Ontario would once again like to congratulate all of our award winners from this past weekend! 2019 Toller Cranston Memorial Fund Recipients- Brooke McIntosh (Presented by Phillippa Cranston Baran, Toller’s sister) Corey Circelli (Absent), Natalie D’Alessandro (Absent), Hannah Dawson (Absent) and Bruce Waddell (Absent) Skate Canada Volunteer Award of Excellence – Paul Mallet  (Presented by Skate Ontario […]

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Announcing the first Annual Skate Ontario Summer Stars Fundraising Gala!

June 14, 2019

Announcing the first Annual Skate Ontario Summer Stars Fundraising Gala! Olympic ice dancers Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier are among the great skaters who will be featured in this first annual Skate Ontario Summer Stars Fundraising Gala. This wonderful night of skating is being co-hosted by and will benefit Skate Ontario and Ice Dance Elite […]

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Robert Blatz

June 10, 2019

Skate Ontario is saddened by the loss of Robert Blatz on April 26. Robert was a long-time Ontario competitive judge and evaluator who was awarded the status of Honorary Skate Canada Official. Figure skating is a passion for the entire Blatz family; Robert’s wife Hazel, was also a judge and evaluator, his daughter Heather is […]

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