Monday
May142018

KWSSSC Summer Camps & Programs

KW FUNdamentals Summer Camp: July 3-5, 2018 @ RIM Park in Waterloo

Click here for more information! 

KW Your Turn 2 Train Summer Camp: July 6-8, 2018 @ RIM Park in Waterloo

Click here for more information! 


KW Summer Ice Program:

KWSSSC is pleased to announce that our summer ice program is now open for registration. This program is open to Provincial level skaters. Please note that due to space availability, the final selection of participants will be made by the coaches and will be based on time standards, ability, and fit with the program. Successful applicants will be notified of their acceptance into the program.

The program is 15 ice sessions on Tuesdays, starting May 15th and running until August 28th (no ice on July 3rd) at the Activa Sportsplex in Kitchener. From May 15 to June 12th, ice is from 5:15-7:15 and from June 19th to August 28th ice is from 4:15-6:15. The cost for the program is $250. Skaters are welcome to join the ice whenever they can if they cannot make it for the 4:15 start. We are also looking into options for adding a dryland component to the program. 

Registration: Download and complete the registration package from our website at www.kwspeedskating.com, then scan and email the completed forms to register@kwspeedskating.com.  Payment can be made by cash, cheque or e-transfer. For e-transfer, the email address is treasurer@kwspeedskating.com and use the password/security answer Speedskating.

Wednesday
May022018

Award Nomination Templates

We are accepting applications for this year’s awards:

Club of the YearOfficial of the YearCoach of the YearOutstanding Administrator of the YearRising StarSkater of the Year and Volunteer of the Year (Click on the award title to open nomination forms). The deadline to submit a nomination is May 4, 2018. Please submit all nominations to mel@ontariospeedskating.ca

Awards will be given out at the Awards Dinner on Saturday June 2, 2018.

Everyone is welcome at this year’s Awards Dinner and Conference! For information about accommodations, please see the post below.

Friday
Apr272018

OSSA Awards Dinner & Conference

The OSSA Awards Dinner and Conference will be held Saturday June 2 – Sunday June 3, 2018 at the Holiday Inn Kingston Waterfront.

The Conference will be held Saturday June 2, 2018 between 12:00-4:00pm.

If you are interested in attending the Conference, please click here to view the detailed schedule. There is no fee to attend the Conference.


The Awards Dinner is at 6:00pm on Saturday June 2, 2018. 
Please purchase your ticket for the Awards Dinner by May 22, 2018.


To purchase tickets for the Awards Dinner, and/or register for the Conference, please click here.

Accommodations for families attending the OSSA Awards Dinner & Conference are still available. Rooms will only be available for the negotiated price until May 11, 2018. More information about accommodations can be found below, under “Kingston Accommodations Available for Booking!”

We hope to see you there!!

 

Thursday
Apr122018

[DRAFT] 2018-2019 Competition Calendar

To view the DRAFT competition calendar for the 2018-2019 season, click here.

Please note that the calendar has not yet been finalized and is subject to change.

Tuesday
Apr102018

NextGen Coaching Application

The Ontario Speed Skating Association (OSSA) is accepting applications for the NextGen Provincial Training Program, formally SETH. Under Eric Bedard’s leadership, we have reviewed our current program. Recognizing that developing coaches in the province of Ontario is a priority, we are expanding the opportunity for coaches to be involved with the program.

Information about the NextGen coaching opportunities can be found here.

NextGen Coaching Application can be found here.

Please submit your application by April 27, 2018.