Rocky Mountain House – FAST IS FUN Short Track Meet Reminder

2018-10-14

Hi Everyone, The skaters listed below are currently registered for the Rocky Mountain House FAST IS FUN meet. If you have already registered, please review the list to ensure your name is there. If I am missing anyone, please let me know as soon as possible. If you have not yet registered for FAST IS FUN but would like to … Read More

Volunteer Opportunity

2018-10-13

We have a need for a volunteer for Sunday, October 14, 2018 to help out at the Try Speed Skating – Absolute Speed events: 9:45 am – 11:45 am: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Someone to assist the skaters with check in at the oval, get and size skates from the skate shop, answer questions that parents and skaters may … Read More

Board of Directors Update – October 2018

2018-10-11

October Update from the Board Masters International Short-Track (MIST) Games: CSSA has formed a Committee, which is pursuing hosting this competition at the Oval in late March 2021.  The Committee will report to the VC Competitions, Lee Deibert. CSSA Store: We have teamed up with our supplier so you may purchase additional CSSA gear – can make great gift ideas … Read More

Rocky Mountain House – Fast is Fun

2018-10-09

FAST IS FUN SHORT TRACK MEET Saturday, October 27th, 2018   Location: Bunch Arena – Christenson Sports & Wellness Centre 5332 50th Street, Rocky Mountain House, AB (Google Map) Format: Modified all points ability meet. AASSA sanction. Active Start, Fund, L2T and T2T will skate 100m track. Two distances with heats and finals, plus one superfinal Schedule: Registration 7:30am – 8:00am … Read More

Edmonton Fall Classic – Skater List and Hotel Booking Reminder

2018-10-07

Hi Everyone, The skaters listed below are currently registered for the Edmonton Fall Classic on November 10th and 11th, 2018. If you have already registered, please review the list to ensure your name is there. If I am missing anyone, please let me know. The early registration closes on Friday, October 12th. After that, registration is open to all other provinces. … Read More

Red Deer Short Track Ability Meet

2018-10-06

Red Deer Short Track Ability Meet November 3rd, 2018 Location: Kinex Arena 4309 – 48 Ave, Red Deer, Alberta (Google Map) Eligible Skaters: Any SSC registered skating in the Active Start, FUNdamentals, L2T, and T2T (11-14 females, 12-15 males) Sanction: AASSA Sanctioned What: Ability Format on 100m 2 distances–semi’s and finals, superfinal Time: 08:15 AM – 4:00 PM Racing starts … Read More

Alternate Picture Day Rescheduled to Tues, Oct 9th

2018-10-04

Dear CSSA members, Since picture day was cancelled last week due to weather conditions and accessibility to the Oval, we have secured the new date of Tues, October 9th. The adjusted schedule for photography per group is listed below (including groups/skaters with no Tuesday practice). Please note, some groups will have photos taken prior to on-ice times. *Please meet at … Read More

POSTPONED – CSSA photo session

2018-10-02

Due to the inclement weather, the CSSA Photo session has been rescheduled to a later date. Stay tuned for more details.

REVISED photo schedule for Tuesday Oct 2nd

2018-10-01

The adjusted schedule for photography per group is listed below (including groups/skaters with no Tuesday practice). Please note, some groups will have photos taken prior to on-ice times.  *Please meet at the ice level between the hockey and short track rinks. Tuesday October 2nd: Learn to Speed Skate: 5:15 to 5:45 Intro to Speed Skating:5:45 to 6:15PM (prior to ice … Read More

CSSA Group & Individual Photo Day

2018-09-30

Tuesday October 2nd is our annual photo day! Photographer Tammy Lipsett will be taking team and individual photos for each group after their on-ice practice session. The photo area will be set-up between the short track and hockey rink at the Oval. Please allow for an additional 30 minutes after your child’s scheduled skate time for the photos.  

Level 2 Timer Clinic

2018-09-25

There will be a level 2 timer clinic in Red Deer on Friday, October 12th at Red Deer College. Participants are invited to stay and volunteer/observe at the CWG Test event taking place October 13th-14th. Course Conductors will be long time Calgary Oval volunteers, John Thorpe and Hugh O’Neill. Course content will include: Short Track timing Long Track timing Manual Timing … Read More

Volunteer Opportunities

2018-09-22

We have some upcoming volunteer opportunities:   On Tuesday Oct. 2nd, we need two volunteers to assist the photographer for the team & individual photo sessions. Please click here to sign-up: www.volunteersignup.org/XM3AH Storage clean-up: We are looking for a volunteer to help inventory and organize our storage space. The clean-up can be done over a period of time, and just requires coordinating access to … Read More

Edmonton Hotel Group Booking

Hello CSSA Members, Thanks to Andrew Cross, we have a great price on the Fairfield Inn & Suites Edmonton North at 129.00 CAD per night for the Edmonton Fall Classic Meet on November 10-11th.  (Map) It’s a brand new Marriott hotel 15 minutes from the rink (and West Edmonton Mall) with a pool and waterslide! Please click on the link … Read More

Board of Directors Update – September 2018

2018-09-21

September Update from the Board Registration update: Registration numbers for 2018-19 is up 20% versus the same time last year! Masters International Short-Track (MIST) Games: CSSA is considering hosting this competition at the Oval in late March 2021.  It would be a great opportunity for our adult skaters!  Please contact [email protected] if you’re interested in forming part of a Committee to pursue … Read More

Edmonton Fall Classic 2018 – Announcement

2018-09-20

Edmonton Fall Classic 2018 November 10th-11th, 2018 Location: Clareview Recreation Center Arena “A” 3804 139 Ave NW, Edmonton AB (Google Map) Eligible Skaters: Any SSC registered skating in the Active Start, FUNdamentals, L2T, and T2T (11-14 females, 12-15 males) on 100m track; Open Class on 111m track (Juniors, Seniors, Masters, Special Olympics) FUNd & L2T ranked on 200m times; T2T … Read More