Our Border Blades had a great weekend of skating in Calgary this weekend. Gracie M earned a silver medal in division nine! Congrats to all our skaters, Korie M, Gracie M, Samantha L, Erika P, Ashford S, Spencer S and Gabe W.
Congratulations to our 12 Border Blades who competed at the 2020 AWG in Airdrie this weekend! Thank you to coaches and chaperones, Bill S, Ken B, Taylor L and Rachel C for their time and effort in ensuring our skaters were competing at their very best.
11-12 Boys Leland L, Spencer S, Donovan S
13-14 Boys Lance G, Zachary N, Ashford S, Gabe W
11-12 Girls Danika B, Samantha L
13-14 Girls Jayva A, Emily J, Kaylee K
Our next Mini Meet of the season is coming up on February 27, 2020 from 5-8. Please follow the link below to sign up for a volunteer position. Training will be provided if you are new to the job.
Reminder: If you have not already filled out the Meet Sign Up Page, or need to make a correction, please do so. This helps ensure that the races are fun and fair for our kids!
Our bus trip this season was down to the beautiful new oval in Red Deer for the second annual Jeremy Wotherspoon open. Temperatures were low, but club spirit was high!
Our competing skater were: Danika B, Garrett D, Maegan D, Louise J, Emily J, Colin R, Leland L, Spencer S, Ashford S, Erik M, Alex M, Zachary N, Samantha L and Donovan S.
Border Blade Rebekah S competed in the first ever Edmonton Speed Skating Association Junior Meet on January 2! Looks like everyone had a fun time.
Photo courtesy of Alberta Speed Skating’s Facebook page.
We had one skater start out the Long Track season in Edmonton in December. Great job Ashford S!
by Jamie Harkins Meridian Source
December 12, 2019
Thank you very much to the individuals, families and businesses who generously donated to support our skaters and our meet.
Fire On Ice XIV Race Sponsors:
Rolling Greens Fairways – Devin Racz Memorial Relay Race
|Meridian Surveys Ltd||Taco Time|
|Opa! of Greece||Roberge Transport|
|Enhanced Engineering (E2) Consulting Ltd.||Vee Tee Feeders|
|Lloydminster Animal Hospital||Duane & Cheryl Myers|
|Beattie Family||Prairie Lily Coffee|
|BAR Engineering||Classic Oilfield Service Ltd.|
|Wayside Dental Centre||Stuart Wright Ltd.|
|Northern Livestock Sales||Stephens Family|
Fire On Ice XIV Silent Auction Sponsors:
|Swanky Family||Prairie Lily Coffee|
|EECOL Electric||Stephens Family|
|Shurnaik Family||Davies Family|
|Claire Gibney||Lloydminster Animal Hospital|
|Lothrop Family||Cey Family|
|Stephanie Mitchell||Johnston Family|
|Pollard Family||Ribey Family|
|PTW Energy Services||Stuart Wright Ltd|
|Ivan Svendsen||Lopez Family|
|Guevara Family||Dobson Family|
Thank you to Tim Hortons, who supplied the coffee and hot chocolate for the meet.
Skaters from across Alberta and Saskatchewan showed off their racing skills at Fire on Ice on Saturday! We hope all our out of town visitors enjoyed their time in Lloydminster.
Thank you to all skaters, officials, coaches, parents, volunteers, and meet organizers for helping us to run a smooth meet. We couldn’t do it without you!