Board of Directors Update

2018-06-14

Recently, the CSSA board of directors was forced to make the difficult decision to restructure the role of technical director in order to reduce our operating budget, allowing us to keep costs low for our members without impacting the quality of the programs. As a result, effective immediately, we are terminating the current full-time contract of our technical director, Janos … Read More

CSSA Revised Summer Training Program 2018

2018-06-13

Summer training for the sport you love is here!  We have revised the summer training program as the Oval ice will only be available starting July 30. Registration is now open on the CSSA website (calgaryspeedskating.ca/participate/summer). This year, we are offering two evening programs for the summer months (July and August): Youth (Age 11 and under). Teen (Age 11 and up). … Read More

Board of Directors Update

2018-05-23

The new Board had their first meeting recently and are already busy beavers.  In an effort to improve the transparency and communication from the Board, here are a few highlights: Approving the move of the staff payroll from an independent contractor to a specialized payroll services company, which is a much more cost-effective solution. Supporting Sam Pollock in the NCCP … Read More

Casino volunteers still URGENTLY needed

2018-05-14

Greetings skating families,Our casino is coming up on Monday and Tuesday of next week, and we are still short a number of volunteers. Please consider helping the association out by volunteering for one of the available shift. It is HUGELY appreciated. Again, the hours count towards your next season’s required volunteering, so you’re getting a jump on the 2018-2019 season. … Read More

Urgent: Casino volunteers needed

2018-05-07

Hi All, Our casino is coming up on May 21 and 22. That’s only a few weeks out! As I mentioned in my prior e-mail,  the Calgary Speed Skating Association runs a casino every 18 months to 2 years, and the funds we receive from AGLC form a major part of our operating budget each year. Funds received from this enable … Read More

CSSA 2018 AGM Roundup

2018-04-18

Dear CSSA Members, Last evening the CSSA had a very productive Annual General Meeting and the Board would like to thank all of the Members who took time out of their very busy schedules to attend this important meeting.  As always, the AGM is your opportunity to hear from all of the past season’s Directors, to vote for a new … Read More

AGM Reminder E-mail and Update on Nominee List

2018-04-15

Dear CSSA Members, Just a quick reminder to all of our Members that our 2018 AGM will be held this Tuesday, April 17, 2018, from 6;30 to 8:30 PM in Room KNB 132.  Agenda is available. So far we have only had one additional member confirm that they would like to be nominated to stand for election for this season’s BOD. We are very … Read More

Volunteers needed – The CSSA Casino

2018-04-05

Hi All, Well we’ve had another great skating season, but the fun isn’t over yet! The Calgary Speed Skating Association runs a casino every 18 months to 2 years, and the funds we receive from AGLC form a major part of our operating budget each year. Funds received from this enable the club to operate, and help us keep down … Read More

CSSA Photo Request

2018-04-03

Hi CSSA Members, Please help me by sending in the most memorable moments to commemorate the fantastic season that we’ve had thus far! I am putting together a slideshow for our upcoming Gala and would like as many photos as you’d like to share of your skater(s); whether it was a silly moment during practice,  or an action shot from … Read More

Reminder of April 17, 2018 AGM

Dear CSSA Members, The on-ice portion of the 2017-2018 CSSA season has come to a close and we hope it has been an enjoyable, challenging and rewarding experience for all.  However, this doesn’t mean that the season is at an end.  We still have our Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) and Gala this month and starting in May we will be … Read More

Skate Rental Return- Additional Date

2018-03-22

Hi CSSA Members, Many of you were not able to return your skates last week, so we are adding an additional date on Saturday, March 24th from 10:00-2:00pm in the North Storage. Troy, our VC of Equipment will be there to greet you. Hope to see the rest of you then. CSSA

CSSA Summer Training Program 2018

2018-03-21

Summer training for the sport you love is here! For our T2T and older skaters (ages 11 and up), our program will start on Monday, May 14th and will run until Friday, August 31st. For our L2T skaters (ages 11 and under) our program will start on July 2nd and will run until August 31st. The CSSA Summer Training Program … Read More

West Edmonton Mall Fun Meet – Final Skater List

2018-03-15

Hi Everyone, The skaters listed below are currently registered for West Edmonton Mall Fun Meet on March 24th, 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 by 8:00 PM on Thursday, March 15th. Good Luck to all skaters attending! Tanveer Caleb C Louis … Read More