Glen Cairn Skating Club News

2014–2015 Season

PreSummer Session Test Day

Below are links to the updated schedules for tests being held June 22 and June 23.
These schedules were updated June 19.

Please note that the Open skating session originally scheduled for Monday June 22 at 4:00pm has been cancelled to accomodate the number of tests requested.

Message from the Club President

Dear Glen Cairn Members,
Another year has completed and I hope you and your skaters had a great year. We had many successful competitions and programs for all! We are full steam ahead on Spring and registration for Summer Skating is now up and running , please check below for details.

On June 6th we will host our Annual AGM and Amazing Banquet at the Lone Star Ranch. Again details are posted below, please get your tickets ASAP.

At the AGM we will also be looking to approve some new Board Members. We do have openings and would appreciate if you would give any consideration to joining the Board. The detailed descriptions are also on our Website. Just click here and peruse.

Open positions include the following:

Looking forward to seeing you at the AGM and Banquet, please give any consideration to joining the Board Team! We need you!



Registration for the Summer Program is open.

Two 3 week CanSkate sessions will be offered in July and August on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Session 1 runs from July 7–23 and Session 2 runs July 28–Aug 13
Summer CanSkate Registration.

Year-End Banquet/AGM

The Glen Cairn Skating Club Year-End Banquet and Annual General Meeting will be held June 6 at the Lone Star Ranch.
Details here.

Off–Ice Training

IRINA SHIVRINA (ballet instructor) will be offering off-ice conditioning classes during pre-summer skating on Wednesday evenings. Irina has over 25 years experience and has trained under the Russian ballet philosophy. These classes will focus on flexibility, posture, core & strengthening exercises as well as basic bar work for upper body.

Classes will be held at the Kanata Capital City Dance Studio (100 Castlefrank Rd, beside Mac's Milk)

Off-Ice Registration Form.

Registration for Summer programs will be coming soon.

Skate Ontario Championships

Five Glen Cairn skaters will be respresenting Eastern Ontario at the Skate Ontario Championships in Brampton, March 13–15. Pictured here with coaches Marie Hamelin (l) and Monica Janssen (r) are Victoria Gardner, Melody Russell, Teslin Russell, Sydney Dearing and Jordan Collacut.

Guest Skating

If your skater wishes to guest skate (skate on a session they are qualified for, but not registered for) please send an e-mail request to at least 24 hours in advance with the following information:

Once the request has been received, you will receive confirmation of availability of space by email, and an online invoice. The invoice must be paid prior to the skater being allowed on the ice.

Guest skating fees for registered skaters are as follows:

Guest skating fees for non–club members are as follows:

Allergy Alert!!

Several of our skaters have life-threatening peanut/nut allergies. We ask that you please be considerate of them when packing snacks for your skaters or bringing in treats.

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