Welcome to Minto Skating Club

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With many years of competitive figure skating between them and many more years coaching skaters of all levels, Minto's coaching team provides the foundation of the community for the many skaters who call Minto Skating Club their home.

Minto has assembled an exceptional team of the most experienced, dedicated skating coaches in the Ottawa area including level IV NCCP certified Free Skate and Dance coaches and an in-house choreographer. Whether you're looking for the best instruction for your children who are taking their first skating strokes in CanSkate, for a club to help you develop your competitive skating skills to reach your highest performance potential, or for something in between, Minto Skating Club has a skating program that's perfect for you to acheive your skating goals.

Fall Winter 2014/15 Registration

Summer may not be over but it's time to register for our Fall/Winter programs.  Please take a minute to read the letter from our President as it explains some important details (click here for link)


It is important that you submit your registration forms as soon as possible (due date is Wednesday August 20th) to maximize any discounts, and to ensure smooth processing of entries for fall competitions (i.e. Autumn Skate and/or Octoberfest).

Schedule
Registration Form

CanPowerSkate Registration

The Fall CanPowerSkate session starts on September 16!

For registration forms, click here.

CanSkate Registration Night

Registration Form

Online Registration English / French

Gold Test Congratulations - August 2014

Congratulations to Alice Scott who passed her Gold Interpretive Test and to Laura Grasmeyer who passed her Gold Freeskate at our August 8, 2014 test day.

An extra special congratulations goes to Alice Scott who has achieved all four Gold medals (Freeskate, Dance, Skills and Interpretive). Please see Gold - Diamond Medals List 2013 - 2014 (click for link)

Gold Test Congratulations - June 2014

The Minto Skating Club would like to congratulate Morgan McMillan for passing her Gold Dance and her Gold Interpretive tests at our June 13, 2014 High Test Day. The Minto Skating Club would also like to congratulate all the other Gold medalists to date for 2013 - 2014

Announcement - CanSkate Coordinator

The Minto Skating Club would like to announce that effective July 1, 2014 Marie-Josée Cloutier will become our first CanSkate Administrator.  Many thanks to all the candidates who participated in the competition for this new position. In addition, the Minto Skating Club would also like to thank Tara McDougall for her many years as the CanSkate Coordinator.

Congratulations to Kevin Boczar

Kevin has recently graduated from medical school at the University of Ottawa. Many of us know Kevin as a long time skater at the Minto Skating Club and as a national level ice dancer for several years. He is now setting off for three years as an intern and further training as a specialist.

Congratulations Kevin!

Skate Canada Development Camp 2014

Congratulations to Alexis Dion for being selected to take part in the national development camp.  Please click here to read all about it on the Skate Canada Website

2013 - 2014 Skate Canada - Eastern Ontario Achievement Awards

The Minto Skating Club  would like to congratulate two of our club members for receiving Athletes Awards this year! 

The CanSkater of the Year Award winner is Aleksei (Alyosha) Makar and the Competitive Athlete Award winner is Analisa Love-Tedjoutomo.  The awards were handed out at the Annual Achievement Awards Luncheon in Kingston, Ontario on Sunday, May 4th.

Congratulations to you both and good luck next year.

 

    

Gloucester Spring Festival Skate 2014 Results

Results so far (please message us if we haven't included you - we collected as many as we could so far)

Read more: Gloucester Spring Festival Skate 2014 Results

Announcement - New Coach joins the Minto Skating Club

The Executive of the Minto Skating Club is pleased to announce that Marie-Josée Cloutier has joined our team as a Minto Skating Club coach.  I hope you will join the Executive in giving her a very warm welcome. Marie-Josée has been a mainstay around the Club as an associate coach on our dance program for many years. Recently, she has been helping us with our Canskate program on Tuesdays and Saturdays and she worked tirelessly with many other volunteers on our Fire and Ice show.

Congratulations and welcome to the team,

Minto Skating Club, Executive

2014 Skate Canada Adult National Championships

Congratulations to our adult skaters who represented us so well at the Adult National Chamionships!

Wistara Van Snellenberg came 4th in the Gold Women Interpretive Class I event, and 1st (with a new personal best!) in the Competitive Women Freeskate Class I event.
 
Allison Bent came 6th in the Gold Women Interpretive Class III event, and 5th in the Silver Women Freeskate Class III event.

 

Congratulations to our 2014 Skate Ontario StarSkate Team

Congratulations to Matthew Kreft (pre-juvenile men U14 - 4th place), Georgia Forler (pre-juvenile ladies U11 - 8th place), Elisabeth Cherkas (pre-juvenile ladies U14 - 5th place) and Daniel Kreft (pre-juvenile men U11 - 4th place) at the Skate Ontario StarSkate Championships.

Congratulations to our Winter Games Team

We had a strong group of skaters representing us at Ontario Winter Games - here are their results.
 

Juvenile Men - Lucas  Nguyen 1st Place - Ontario Champion

Pre-Novice Ladies - Hannah Dawson 5th Place,  Francesca Joanette 12th Place

Pre-Novice Men - Matthew Markell (Prescott) 7th Place

Novice Ladies - Alexis Dion 5th Place

Novice Men - Cameron Hines 4th Place.

Ottawa Family Living

Analisa and her family have been featured in the winter issue of Ottawa Family Living Magazine.
http://www.myvirtualpaper.com/doc/ottawa-family-living/ofl_winter_2013/2013112801/#20

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Coming Events

Tue Sep 02 @06:30 - 07:30AM
Season Begins
Sat Sep 06 @10:30 - 11:30AM
CanSkate Parent Orientation
Mon Sep 08 @18:00 - 07:00PM
CanSkate Parent Orientation
Tue Sep 09 @16:30 - 05:30PM
CanSkate Parent Orientation
Wed Sep 10 @19:00 - 08:00PM
CanSkate Parent Orientation
Sat Sep 13 @09:45 - 11:30AM
Saturday CanSkate begins
Mon Sep 15 @18:00 - 06:45PM
Monday CanSkate begins
Tue Sep 16 @16:30 - 05:15PM
Tuesday CanSkate begins
Wed Sep 17 @18:00 - 06:45PM
Wednesday CanSkate begins
Mon Oct 13 @18:00 - 06:45PM
No Canskate
Tue Oct 14 @15:00 - 07:50PM
High/Low Test Day - no regular afternoon sessions
Tue Oct 14 @16:30 - 05:15PM
No CanSkate
Wed Oct 15 @18:00 - 06:45PM
No CanSkate

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