Based in Kanata, the Glen Cairn Skating Club offers skating instruction to all levels of skaters through a variety of programs: learn to skate in CanSkate, enhance your hockey/ringette skills in CanPowerSkate; and figure skate in STARskate and our competitive Academy program. Ice sessions are held at Bell Sensplex and Jack Charron Arena. Off-ice training takes place at FitQuest (upstairs in Bell Sensplex) and Capital City Dance Studio (across the street from Jack Charron Arena).
Mini-Seminar with World Level Coaches
Thank you to Paige and Ernest for a wonderful seminar. The skaters had a great morning learning and working!!
2021-2022 Fall/Winter STARSkate Is now Open for Registration!
Please refer to the posted Schedule and discuss with your coach the most suitable training regimen for the coming year.
Guest Skating/ Drop In
Guest skating will resume in Fall/Winter 2021-2022 Season. Please note that Guest/Drop In skating on Sunday is for On Ice only. (Off Ice is not included in drop in/guest skating)
Competitions look different this year under pandemic protocols. For the latest information, please go to Skate Ontario's website.
Everyone entering the facility must fill out a health screening questionnaire every day, on the day of entrance. Complete this form online:
Sensplex & Jack Charron Protocols:
Skaters may access the facility up to 30 minutes ahead of their ice time. They must leave 20 minutes after ice time concludes. (All participants must remain in their dressing area until it is time to go on the ice.)
Spectators may enter 5 minutes before ice time (unless they are helping a child) and leave 5 minutes after the ice time concludes
All patrons are asked to wear a mask at all times (except while on the ice).
Change rooms are fully open.
Please also see the complete Sensplex facility COVID-19 Response Plan for their latest information.
COVID-19 - Update from Skate Ontario
- Rules for Areas at Step 3 and at the Roadmap Exit Step
- Proof of Vaccination Guidance for Businesses and Organizations under the Reopening Ontario Act