When:        Saturday September 1st 2018 – Monday September 3rd, 2018

Where:       Canmore Recreation Centre, Canmore, AB.

What:         A camp that is targeted to developing sound fundamentals, giving the skaters a solid base to build their season from.  Skaters will be divided into two groups, based on ability. Each group will have two, 1 hour 15 minute on ice sessions per day.  There will be daily off ice and classroom sessions.

Who:          Anyone with previous speed skating experience, previous racing experience not necessary.

Cost:          $175/skater

For families registering more than one skater, $150/additional skaters

Cheques payable to B/CSSC, payable on first day of camp, Saturday September 1, 2018

Registration:                      Registration Forms must be received by Wednesday August 15, 2018 Either by email or mail

Contact – [email protected]

Banff/Canmore Speed Skating Club

P.O. Box 8425

Canmore, Alberta

T1W 2V2


Accommodations: The camp is taking place at high season for tourists in Canmore, so book early.  There are numerous hotels, motels and bed and breakfasts available in Canmore, but high season rates will be in effect.


The Alpine Club of Canada:  Has hostel style of accommodation, complete with full service kitchen.


Campgrounds With Hook-ups and Facilities

Springcreek Campground: In Town – 5 minutes from Canmore Recreation Centre

4 Diamond Rated Facility

RV Hook-Ups

Picnic Tables

Fire Pits and Firewood

No Tents allowed

Bow Valley Campground: 27 km East of Canmore on Hwy 1X.  169 sites, laundry, tables, fire pits, wood, showers. Boating, canoeing, river fishing, playground, horseshoes, hiking trails. 37 sites with water and power hook-ups. Phone: 1 (403) 673-2163,

Campgrounds Without Hook-ups or Facilities – Wapiti Campground – In Town – less than 5 minutes to Canmore Recreation Centre

Bow Valley Park Campgrounds

Lac Des Arcs – 25.5 km East of Canmore

Three Sisters – 16 km East of Canmore

Bow River – 1 km East of Canmore

Phone: 1 (403) 673-2163,



12th Annual Labour Day Weekend Speed Skating Camp

September 1st, 2018 – September 3rd, 2018 – Canmore, Alberta


Please email Ian Mellors, [email protected], if you are planning on attending.  Cost, $175 for first skater, $150 for additional family skaters, payable to B/CSSC

Personal Information:

Name of Skater:                ______________________________________________________________

Mailing Address:              ______________________________________________________________

Telephone Number:       Hme: __________________________ Cell: ___________________________

Email Address:                  ______________________________________________________________

Date of Birth:                     ______________________________________________________________

Club:                                      ______________________________________________________________

Provincial Health Care #: _____________________________________________________________

Medical Conditions:        ______________________________________________________________

Food Allergies:                  ______________________________________________________________

Medications:                      ______________________________________________________________


Skating Information:

Skater Times(100m Track):           200m _________________, 400m _______________

500m _________________, 1500m ______________, 3000m______________

One Thing Skater Wants to Improve on Most During Camp: ______________________________________



Skater’s Goals for Camp: __________________________________________________________________






In consideration of your accepting this registration, I hereby, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, waive and release any and all rights and claims for damages I may have against Speed Skating Canada and the Alberta Amateur Speed Skating Association and its member clubs, their agents, officers or members, the Town of Canmore, and The Banff/Canmore Speed Skating Club, for any injuries suffered by me at said camp to be held September 1st 2018,  September 2nd, 2018 and September 3rd, 2018, at the Canmore Recreation Centre, Canmore, Alberta.  In signing this release I acknowledge the potential for injury.



In witness hereof, I set my hand and seal this ________ day of _______________________, 2018.



Signature of Skater ___________________________________



Signature of Parent/Guardian if skater is under 18 years __________________________________________