Canmore Ellis Edge Speed Skating Camp


Message from the Canmore Recreation Center; I am pleased announce the 6th Annual Canmore Ellis Edge Camp, Friday October 6th – Noon Sunday Oct 9th, 2017. The camp is aimed at competitive youth skaters (L2T, T2T and Juniors) who wish to improve their technique. The Head coach for the camp is Sue Ellis from Rothesay, New Brunswick. Sue is a … Read More

CSSA Announces Opening for VC Skaters


Dear Members: The CSSA Board of Directors would like to share with you that Xiuli Wang has resigned as a member of the CSSA Board, effective September 4, 2017, due to the time and travel commitment that is required of Xiuli in her role as coach of China’s speed skating team, and, due to an increase in her family commitments. … Read More

Fast & Female Event- Register Now!


Dear CSSA Members, We are excited to announce our partnership with Fast & Female to offer our girls an opportunity to focus on themselves by built confidence through sport and inspirational speakers. This has been a huge success with our skaters in previous years and we highly encourage all the girls in your life to join in! Event Date: Sunday, … Read More

Volunteer Request


Hi All, We are having another skate rental pickup date on the 31st August 2017 from 5.30pm to 7.30pm. We will need few volunteers on that day to help the skaters pick up the skates. This involves helping skaters get the right fit, potentially showing them how to put them on, and doing the paperwork (have them fill out the … Read More

Registration Reminder

Just a reminder that our season is scheduled to begin next week, Septemper 5th and registration is still open for those interested. We still have some capacity in all groups. Program Descriptions can be found at: Thanks to those who have already signed up and we encourage you to invite any others you know, who might be interested in … Read More

Registration, Skate Rental Pick-Up and Skin Suit Sizing Event


Today, Tuesday August 22th from 6:30PM to 8:30PM at the Olympic Oval. We have been able to extend the order period for skin suits. The order will be going in tomorrow morning. Size suit samples are available tonight for sizing and ordering. Our walk-in registration event is available for those members that still have to pay. Payments accepted at the … Read More

Notice from the Banff/Canmore Speed Skating Club


PRESENTS – THE 11th ANNUAL LABOUR DAY WEEKEND SPEED SKATING CAMP When: Saturday September 2nd 2017 – Monday September 4, 2017 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 … Read More

Reminder: Early Bird Registration Ends August 14, 2017


Only two more weeks to enjoy the early-bird registration pricing. Early-bird registration ends on August 14th, 2017. Take advantage of the price by registering early. Program Descriptions can be found at: Register Now

CSSA Skin Suits


Hi Members, CSSA is excited to announce that we have partnered with Louie Garneau as our new skin suit provider. We will have samples sizes to try in the office on August 1,2,3, 8, 9 & 10 from 5-730 PM. We are giving 2 weeks for the opportunity to check out the samples and the deadline to place your order … Read More

Introducing our new VC of Development


The CSSA Board of Directors would like to welcome Ailsa Le May as the appointed VC of Development for the upcoming 2017-18 season. As a speed skater herself, Ailsa has extensive knowledge focusing on skater development as she has coached in provinces of  Saskatchewan and British Columbia. We are fortunate to have her join our Board of Directors in such a meaningful capacity.  … Read More

Introducing our new VC of Equipment!

The CSSA Board of Directors would like to welcome Troy Macosky as the appointed VC of Equipment for the upcoming 2017-18 season. Troy has worked alongside the former VC, Sandra Lueders, where he has been actively involved with skate rentals, inventory organization and equipment management. Troy will be an asset to the Board of Directors and to all members as … Read More

CSSA Important Dates for 2017-18 Season

Here you will find important dates and events: Tuesday, August 22, 2017, 6:30pm-8:30pm Our walk-in registration event is available for those members that still have to pay.  Payments accepted at the walk-in include to cheque, cash, Visa/Mastercard and interact debit!  We will have a POS machine on site. For those in attendance, you can choose to drop off your volunteer … Read More