Glen Cairn Skating Club News
Glen Cairn Skating Club is offering a 3 week "winter extension" to our CanSkate season.
Wednesday April 1, 8 and 15, we will offer CanSkate from 7-7:50pm at the Bell Sensplex. The cost for these 3 classes is $50. Click here for online registration.
This CanSkate session is full.
Registration for the PreSummer Program is open.
Priority will be given to Glen Cairn and March Kanata club members until April 24.
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)
- Seniors – 5:15–6:15pm $70
- Intermediates – 6:15–7:15pm $70
- Juniors – 7:15-8:00pm $60
Registration for Summer programs will be coming soon.
Glen Cairn Skating club is presenting a full day seminar with world renowned coaches from the Mariposa School of Skating, on April 20, plus an opportunity for private or semi-private lessons on April 21. This opportunity is being offered to skaters in or above the STAR 2 level of STARSkate program and competitive skaters.
Coaches leading the seminar this year will be Doug Leigh, Robert Tebby and Tugba Karademir.
Seminar announcement and registration form are available here.
Online registration is available here.
Year-End Banquet - Save the Date!
The Glen Cairn Skating Club Year-End Banquet will be held June 6. Mark this date on your calendar and check back here later for more details.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org at least 24 hours in advance with the following information:
- Skater's name
- Coach's name
- Session requested (day and time)
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:
- 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
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.