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Annual General Meeting

Quest For Gold draft nominees announced

The Ontario Speed Skating Association is pleased to announce the Draft list of Quest For Gold - Ontario Athlete Assistance Program nominees and alternates. 

Details can be found on the Nominated Athletes page.


Senior #2 Short Track venue change

The Canadian Senior Selections #2 will now be held March 9-12, 2017 in Montreal, QC at the Maurice Richard arena.


Team Ontario for CACLTC

Over 100 skaters took to the long track oval in Ottawa this weekend for the Provincial Long Track Championships. 

Congratulations to all the competitors and thank you to everyone who worked to ensure this event was a success.

The following athletes were named to Team Ontario to compete at the Canadian Age Class Long Track Championships in Edmonton in February. 

Girls 11: Aaralyn McGill, Alison Milne

Girls 12: Rachel Mallard, Emily Wood, Daria Vogt

Girls 13: Kennedy Feasby, Claire Liew, Kaelan Jolliffe

Girls 14: Claire Mallard, Kiera Bayne

Open Ladies: Alexa Annecca, Emma Varden, Heidi Beck, Jacqueline Szeto

Boys 12: Phoenix Bouma, Dylan Leidl, Tyler McGillen

Boys 13: Edouard Parent, Caelan Monkman, Paul Gaudreault, Patrick Gemmell, John Millar

Boys 14: Owen McKinley-Young, Gabriel Martin, Emil Hodzic, Ariz Lalani, Nolan Roney, 1st alternate Nathaniel Leighninger

Boys 15: Cole Rogerson, Max Cole, Joseph Hofmann, Raphael Howell

Open Men (5): Connor Rogerson, Robert Gaudreault, Gary Trembinski, Adam Johnson, Nicholas Matthews


Canada's Volunteer Awards

Don’t miss your chance to bring recognition to someone who is doing important work in your community! Deadline February 3, 2017.

The call for nominations for Canada’s Volunteer Awards is now open, and we encourage you to nominate a not-for-profit organization, an individual/group of volunteers or a business.

Help celebrate Canada’s culture of volunteering! You have until February 3, 2017, to give Canadian volunteers the recognition they deserve.

Award winners will be recognized at a ceremony and will be able to choose a not-for-profit organization to receive a grant of $5,000 (regional award) or $10,000 (national award).

For more information, please visit or call


Intact Insurance Club Grants

As part of the revised Podium Tracker program, Intact Insurance is offering $5,000 grants to speed skating clubs to address challenges including equipment, coaching services, ice time, recruitment, or other. One $10,000 grant will also be awarded.

Grant applications are being accepted between January 10, 2017 - March 31, 2017. Successful grant recipients will be announced in the spring 2017.