Glen Cairn Skating Club News
Winter Off-Ice Session
Glen Cairn Skating Club is offering off-ice classes with Irina Shivrina, Ballet/Fitness Instructor. Class focus will be core strength, body alignment, flexibility, power and posture.
Classes will be held Sunday afternoons at the Classical Dance Academy studio at the corner of Abbey Hill and Castlefrank. Classes will run from 3:30–4:20 (Group 1) and 4:30–5:20 (Group 2). Groups will be assigned once registrations have been collected.
Classes will start Sunday, Jan 5 and run through to April 6, with NO classes January 19 (Morrisburg Competition) or February 16 (EOSIC).
The cost will be $110.00. Please make all cheques payable to the GCSC. Cheques can be collected by Marie Palladini-Hamelin at the rink (marked 'registration for off-ice January session), or mailed to the club's mailing address: P.O. Box 24026, 300 Eagleson Drive, Kanata, ON K2L 2C3.
The online registration for this off-ice program can be found HERE The deadline for registration is Dec 15.
A Unique Fundraising Opportunity For Your Club
Skate Canada is excited to offer a unique fundraising opportunity to clubs in the geographical area of Canada Tire Centre that is easy, turn-key and puts money directly into your skating club!
With this new initiative, your club will receive $25 for each Senior Competition Package and $5 for each individual ticket sold to the Canadian Tire National Skating Championships through the use of your special CLUB CODE. All your club needs to do is spread the word and encourage people to use your code when they purchase tickets online at www.capitaltickets.ca/promo. Ticket packages will go on sale October 4th and single event tickets will be available as of November 14.
If your CLUB CODE is used 200 times, $5000 will be sent your way. The more times your code is used, the more money you can make. It's that easy!
The CLUB CODE for the Glen Cairn SC is: glencairn
Below you will find a letter that further explains this exciting new initiative. Good Luck! We hope you are as excited as we are about this new fundraising initiative.Canadian Club Code Fundraiser Brief
Registration for 2013-2014 Season
Mail-in registrations will be accepted for all programs when mailed to the address on registration forms.
- STARSkate Registration form
- Guest Skater Registration - for members of other clubs who wish to register for Glen Cairn sessions
- CanSkate Registration form
- CanPower Registration form - online registration
The following sessions are now full:
- CanSkate PreSchool 9:00 and 9:30
- CanPower Fall 6pm
- STARSkate Tuesday Intermediate/Senior Skills/Dance 6:15-6:45
- STARSkate Friday Senior Freeskate 4:20-5:10
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 email@example.com at least 24 hours in advance with the following information:
- Skater's name
- Coach's name
- Session requested (day and time)
You will only be notified if the request is denied. If you don't hear back from the registrar, it is OK to go ahead. Skaters showing up without following this procedure will be asked to leave the ice. Envelopes for guest skating fees will be available in the music room at the Jack Charron Arena and in the music binder at the Sensplex. Please be sure to fill in the information requested on the envelope and sign in the guest skating book / binder section. Payment is required before the skater gets on the ice.
Guest skating fees for registered skaters are as follows:
- Freeskate (40-60 minutes): $12
- 30 min session: $8
- 20 min or less: $6
- Coaching Included 30 min (i.e. stroking/conditioning): $10
- Coaching Included 15/20 min (i.e. group spins): $8
Guest skating fees for non–club members are as follows:
- Freeskate (40-60 minutes): $15
- 30 min session: $10
- 20 min or less: $8
- Coaching Included 15/20 min (i.e. group spins): $10
Please note that the following sessions are full and not open to guest skating:
6:15-6:45 Dance/Skills (Intermediate/Senior)
4:20-5:10 Freeskate (Senior)
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.