Happy Holidays to all our skaters and their families!

Here are the dates practices will be resuming:

  • Group 1 & 2: Tuesday January 2nd (no practice on January 6th)
  • Group 3, 4 & 5: Saturday January 13th

Groups 3, 2 & 1 please remember the deadline to register for the St. Croix All Points Meet is January 2nd.

 

 

WHEN: Sunday, December 17th 2017

TIME: 3:45PM-5PM

WHERE: Upstairs in the Charles Gorman Arena

Free skate for all groups and families (3:45PM -5PM)

Potluck Upstairs!

Last Names A-L please bring pizza

Last names M-Z please bring fruit trays, veggie trays, muffins or sweets.

If your child has allergies, please bring something they can eat.

HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!

 

December 14th – Group 1 & 2 Practice Cancelled 
                                 – Group 2 skaters or Group 1 skaters not taking part in the Canada                                       Games Camp can join the Hampton Thursday practice. 5:15 –                                             6:45pm ($10 drop in fee)
 
December 16th – FUNdamentals Meet 9am – 2pm (please arrive by 8:30am)
                                 – Group 1 & 2 will skate from 7:30am-9am
                                 – Group 5 no change (Practice: 12:15-12:30)
 
December 17th – Club Family Skate; 3:45pm – 5pm
                                 – Last Names A-L please bring pizza
                                  – Last Names M-Z please bring fruit trays, veggie trays, or sweets
                                – Group 3 Practice cancelled.
 
 
December 21st – Special “Past Skater” event @ 6:45pm
                                 – Last Practice for Groups 1&2 before holidays
 
January 2nd – Group 1 & 2 back from holidays
                             – Deadline to register for the St. Croix All Points Meet
 
January 6th & 7th – All practices cancelled because of hockey tournament
 
January 13th – Group 3, 4 & 5 back from holidays
                             – St. Croix All Points Meet

When: Saturday December 16th 9am to 2pm
Where: Charles Gorman Arena, 80 University Ave, Saint John, NB
Who: Open to skaters from all clubs who are able to skate 2 laps reasonably well
  Registration Forms due by December 9th.
Skaters from other clubs are welcome! Please submit one club summary per club no later than December 9th. Please have coaches provide times for skaters that have not competed in a timed event.Club Summary

The Charles Gorman Memorial Championship registration deadline is Tuesday November 21st. 

The Charles Gorman Memorial Championship will be taking place at Harbour Station in Saint John, NB December 2nd & 3rd.

Its going to be a great weekend so make sure you are registered.

All registrations must be done online and no late registrations can be accepted.

Click Here to go to the online registration.

Sample sizes will be available Saturday November 11th during practices.

Jackets, Hoodies and Tuques are available for purchase.

Orders will be taken until Saturday November 18th.

Order your Christmas gifts now!!

Planning meetings for the Charles Gorman Meet will be held upstairs at the rink Tuesday November 14th, 21st and 28th starting at 6pm. All parents are welcome to attend and all help leading up to and during the meet would be appreciated.

Items for the Silent Auction can be dropped off at the office during practice times.

 

The Saint John Amateur Speed Skating Club welcomes you to the Charles Gorman Memorial Speed Skating Championship 2017. The event will take place at Harbour Station, 99 Station Street, Saint John, New Brunswick.

This will be a SSNB and SSC sanctioned meet. The competition is open to all skaters and will feature ability class races on the 85m,100m and 111m track. You can register online via the Speed Skate NB website.  Last day to register in Nov 21.

http://speedskatenb.ca/event-registration/

For those who are travelling from afar we are pleased to offer accommodations at the sponsor hotel-The Saint John Hilton. Enjoy vibrant uptown Saint John and walk to Harbour Station in warmth through the pedway.

Saint John Hilton, 1 Market Square, Saint John

Cost: $102 per night plus tax for a standard room

Call Toll free 1-800-561-8282 or 1-800-785-2105 Group Code SKAA17

Unreserved rooms will be released Friday November 24th, 2017 for general sale

Individuals can also go online :www.hiltonsaintjohn.com to make their reservation and where it states “add special rate codes” in the drop down box simply type in the Group Code:SKAA17 where indicated.

There will also be a complimentary weekend stay for two along with full buffet breakfast as an item in our Silent Auction.

There is a fee for parking underground at the hotel. Other options are:

Free parking after 6pm Friday at any City lots and meters. The two most convenient parking lots would be the Coast Guard site on Water Street, which is right next to Market Square and The Red Rose Lot at the water end of Union Street. Please check out the Saint John parking lot map for more information.

http://www.saintjohn.ca/site/media/SaintJohn/HOURLY-DAILY LOT MAP – 2009.pdf

We are looking forward to another great weekend of competition and hope to see you at “The Station”!