Volunteer for Try Speed Skating Event

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Please click the link above to sign up as a volunteer on Sunday, April 10 for our second annual Try Speed Skating event. We had great success last year with this, and are hoping to continue to build the club enrollment. Please spread the word as well. There is a poster you can use on the Try Speed Skating Information Page


Skate Fitting – 6:00 pm
Ice Time – 6:30 – 8:00 pm

SS3 athletes are responsible to help on ice with our new recruits!

Try Speed Skating Event -Sunday April 10

The Lloydminster Border Blades and KidSport are presenting our second annual Try Speed Skating event!  All ages welcome!

You are invited to try speed skating on Sunday, April 10 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.


Location:  Rusway Arena, Servus Sports Centre Lloydminster

If you do not want to use speed skates, please bring hockey skates.  If you would like to try speed skates, skate fitting will be at 6:00 pm and skating is anytime between 6:30  – 8:00 pm

IMPORTANT:  In order for the skaters to be safe, we are requiring them to wear the following equipment.

  • helmet (hockey helmets are good, bike helmets not allowed)
  • neck guard
  • soft knee pads (ie volleyball)
  • thick mitts or gloves
  • soccer shin pads (optional)

For more information, please email us:  borderblades@gmail.com

Here is a copy you can print or share:  Try Speed Skating 2016 Apr 10


CanWest ST Championship Results

CanWest Results 2016

Congratulations to the 5 Border Blades skaters who competed at the Canada West Short Track Championships on March 19-20, 2016 in Edmonton.

CanWest Results

Shaye Holzinger (T2T 13) 8th place
Venna Andersen (T2T 12) 4th place, Bronze 200m pursuit, Bronze 1500m, Gold Relay
Brooke Jory (T2T 14) 9th place
Rebekah Shurnaik (T2T 12) 13th place
Terissa Wright (T2T 11) 9th place


Back row, former National Team members: Danielle Wotherspoon-Gregg, Jamie Gregg, Tamara Oudenaarden, Jessica Gregg
Border Blades Front Row: Brooke, Venna, Shaye, Rebekah, Terissa