WSSC Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting
Monday, 9 May,  7:00pm
Location: Theatre on the Lower Level of Sport Manitoba.
145 Pacific Ave, Winnipeg
All Club members are required to attend.

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News Releases

News Release: Ottawa, November 2, 2015 – Intact Insurance Company, Speed Skating Canada’s major sponsor, announced today that the Tornades de Châteauguay (Châteauguay, QC), Club de patinage de vitesse de Lévis (Lévis, QC), the Restigouche Comets (Restigouche, N.B.), as well as the Mackenzie (MacKenzie, B.C.), Norman Wells (Norman Wells, NT) and Quinte Blades (Belleville, ON) Speed Skating Clubs, were each awarded a $1,000 bursary as part of the 2015-2016 Podium Tracker program.

Last weekend, Canadian skaters won a total of 6 individual medals at the ISU World Cup Short Track Speed Skating in Montreal, Canada.

Marianne St-Gelais won a gold medal in the 500m and a silver medal in the 1000m events, Charles Hamelin won a gold medal in the 1000m, Charle Cournoyer won a silver medal in the 500m, Kim Boutin won a silver medal in the 1500m, and Samuel Girard won a silver medal in the 1000m.

Canada also won the silver medal in the women’s relay event.

The Intact Podium Tracker Program tracks individual medals won by Canadian short and long track speed skaters in World Cups and World Championships. Each time an athlete steps onto the podium, Intact Insurance donates $1,000 to a local speed skating club in Canada.

News Release: Ottawa, May 21, 2015 – Intact Insurance Company, Speed Skating Canada’s major sponsor, announced today that 42 Canadian speed skating clubs were each awarded a $1,000 bursary as part of the 2014-2015 Podium Tracker program, for a total donation of $42,000.  Check out the video.

Thank you

A huge thank you to our local sponsors who are helping us raise the funds to upgrade our crash mat inventory.  Please check out the Fundraising + Sponsors page for a complete list.

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