Cancelled – LT Mini Meet

Due to extremely cold forecast conditions, the Long Track Mini Meet planned for Thursday, January 11, 2018 has been cancelled.  Rescheduled for Thursday, January 18.

There will be regular practice inside for all groups on Thursday. Stay warm!

2018 Long Track Team Selections/Canada Cup 2

Some exciting racing is happening at the Calgary Olympic Oval from January 4 to 9.

Lloydminster Border Blade Emma S. will be there, competing from Thursday to Saturday!  The Oval has its very own YouTube channel, where you can go to livestream and check out some of the races.

Olympic Oval Channel

More information on the 2018 Long Track Team Selections / Canada Cup #2, as well as additional webstreams, can be found on the Speed Skate Canada Website.

Good luck, Emma!  All the Border Blades will be cheering for you.

 

Edmonton Fall Classic Results

The Border Blades had a number of skaters compete in Edmonton from November 10-12, 2017.  Congratulations to Jayva A, Madison B, Brooklynne F, Kaylee K, Leander L, Leland L, Samantha L, Erika P, Erika S, Rebekah S, Ashford S and Spencer S on a great weekend of skating!  There were a few new PBs set at this meet.

Ability Meet Results
T2T Results

Thanks to Edmonton for the great meet, and Stephen Maunder for the amazing pictures!
Edmonton Fall Classic 2017

Fire on Ice XIV Volunteers

Fire on Ice, our annual home meet, is taking place on Saturday, December 2.  Numerous volunteers are required to make the event run smoothly.  Many of the positions are the same as the Mini Meets, and there are also jobs that are specific to the meet.

We also run a Hospitality Room in the OTS room, which serves our coaches, officials, and volunteers.  We are looking for people willing to bring in food, as well as work in the hospitality room during the meet.

To sign up for these volunteer positions, please follow our Sign Up Genius link.

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Don’t forget to fill in the Competition Entry Sheet with a Yes or No for Fire on Ice by going here: Meet Sign Up