Adult Speed Skating
Group 5 - Adult Skating
Winter Season 2023-2024
Long Track Dates: Coached sessions will take place mid-December to end of February (ice permitting)
Long Track Location: 400 m outdoor Clarence Downey International Speed Skating Oval, the fastest natural ice in Canada.
Long Track Cost: $175 (includes SASSA and SSC fees)
Skates: limited sizes of recreational speed skates are available to rent from SLSSC on a first-come first-served basis ($50 for the season). Skates only available during Club times (renters can’t take them home as they are also used for school classes during the day).
In addition to the coached sessions on Wednesdays, registrants for this program will be permitted to skate during SLSSC’s speed-skating-only practice times (5:30 to 7pm) on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursdays during the Oval’s season.
Coach: Chris Veeman
Chris is a coach with SLSSC , and a former competitive speed skater and cyclist. He recently competed at the Winter World Masters Games in Innsbruck. Chris is a Comp-Dev certified speed skating coach.