Ticket Ice – May 2 to 12

2016-05 Ticket Ice

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Skate Sharpening

Vince Derochie will be picking up skates for sharpening on:

Sunday, May 1st, 2016 (pick-up after 2:00 p.m.)Figure Skates

Please leave skates in coaches’ room for pick-up by 2:00pm on Sunday. Skates will be returned by Monday at 12:00pm. Skates must have protective covers, be tied together, labelled with skater’s name and have exact payment of $15 in the skate.

Note, Vince will only pick-up if there are at least 10 pairs of skates.

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Volunteers Urgently Needed for Our Ice Show!

Volunteer Help

Without your help the ice show will not be possible!

We are only one week away from one of the best Ice Shows ever “A Celebration of Skating”.  We need your help to set up at the arena, and with the dress rehearsal and ice show.

We are looking for people to decorate on May 6, and on May 7 we need people for admissions, registration, security, tear-down, etc.

Every hour counts towards your volunteer hours, and if you already have your hours covered, then come on out anyway.  FREE LUNCH AVAILABLE.

**If your child wants to eat lunch with you the fee is $10.00.**

Please follow this link to signup for various positions.

If you are interested in helping in the dressing rooms for CanSkate please sign up here.

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Pre-Summer and Summer Registration

Pre-Summer and Summer Registration is now open.  Register today!

Please note the following registration deadlines:

  • May 15, 2016 – StarSkate Sessions
  • June 30, 2016 – Youth Synchronized Skating Camp

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Ice Show – DVD and Photo Orders

DVD Orders

The Gloucester Skating Club with Production ZOOM Video will be producing a DVD of the complete “A Celebration of Skating” Ice Show.

The Gloucester Skating Club is selling these DVDs to the skaters as a memento of their participation in the Ice Show and as a fundraiser to help offset the costs of the Ice Show.  The price is $30.00 per DVD.

The final DVD product will be produced on a single layer DVD –R.  The user will be able to navigate and choose a specific event through chapter menus.  Delivery time will be six (6) weeks.  The Gloucester Skating Club will notify by e-mail those who ordered DVDs when they have arrived.

PHOTO Orders

The Gloucester Skating Club will be taking a photograph of each group performing at the “A Celebration of Skating” Ice Show.  The group photo will be taken after each group has completed their number at the Dress Rehearsal on Saturday May 7th 2016.

It is the intention of the Gloucester Skating Club to sell these group photos to the skaters as a memento of their participation in the Ice Show and as a fundraiser to help offset the costs of the Ice Show.  The price is $7.00 per 5×7 photo or $10.00 for two (2) 5×7 photos.

The photos will remain the property of the Gloucester Skating Club and will not be placed on the Gloucester Skating Club website and are not intended for resale or distribution.

Photos will be available for pick-up at the Gloucester Skating Club office starting May 30th 2016.  The Gloucester Skating Club will notify by e-mail those who ordered Photos when they have arrived.

Note:  Please return your Order Form to the Gloucester Skating Club Office by May 9th, 2016.

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Ice Show – Photo Consent Form

The Gloucester Skating Club will be taking a photograph of each group performing at the “A Celebration of Skating” Ice Show.  The group photo will be taken after each group has completed their number at the Dress Rehearsal on Saturday May 7th 2016.

It is the intention of the Gloucester Skating Club to sell these group photos to the skaters as a memento of their participation in the Ice Show and as a fundraiser to help offset the costs of the Ice Show.  See Photo Order Form for additional information.

The photos will remain the property of the Gloucester Skating Club and will not be placed on the Gloucester Skating Club website and are not intended for resale or distribution.

A completed consent form will be required for your skater to participate in the group photo.  This form must be completed and returned to the Gloucester Skating Club office by Friday May 6th 2016.

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Ice Show Final Details for STARSkate and Competitive Skate

STARSkate – BRONZE – “Don’t Worry, Be Happy
STARSKate – SILVER – “Cheerleader
STARSkate GOLD/COMP B – “Great Gatsby” and “ 90’s Hip Hop
COMP A / ELITE – “Today’s Top Hits” and “Sky Full of Stars

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Congrats to our Adult Synchro Teams!

Congratulations to our Adult Synchro Team who enjoyed a fun-packed weekend.  All teams enjoyed top 10 finished as they competed with teams from across the country at the 2016 Adult Figure Skating Championship in Oakville, Ontario this past weekend.  Results were as follows:

Adult 1 – Fine Line – 6th
Adult 2 – Quest – 10th
Adult 3 – Green Machine – 9th

Great job ladies!!

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Ice Show Tickets for Sale

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CanSkate Summer Registration Now Open

CanSkate, Active For Life and Rec Figure Summer School registration is now open.  For more information visit the CanSkate Registration page.

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Congratulations Coach Cathy Skinner!

CathySkinner2Cathy Skinner has been selected as the 2015-2016 recipient of the Volunteer Coach Award by  the Skate Canada – Eastern Ontario Selection Committee for the Skate Canada Achievement Awards. She will receive her award at the Eastern Ontario Section’s Annual Achievement Awards Luncheon to be held in Kingston, on May 1, 2016.

Congratulations Cathy, we are proud of you!

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Notice of Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Gloucester Skating Club Inc. will be held on Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at the Bob McQuarrie Recreational Complex, 1490 Youville Drive, Ottawa, Ontario at 6:30 PM, Chapel Hill Room.

For complete details, please see the official Notice of Annual General Meeting.

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Upcoming Events

  1. GSC Ice Show

    May 7 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  2. GSC Banquet

    May 7 @ 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  3. Test Day

    May 13
  4. GSC AGM

    May 17 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  5. GSC Seminar with Jean-Pierre Boulais

    July 12
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