NWT Championships

IMG_1244The NWTSSA hosted this annual territorial-wide meet for NWT Clubs on March 9-11, 2018. This ability meet included all ages and abilities of skaters.

Here are the results from 2018 NWT Champs.

Past Results:

March 2017 Results

February 2016 Results

Registration for 2019 Champs will open February 2019. Stay tuned for details!

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2018 Champs Registration Information

Download the Registration Form

  • Deadline to register is February 27, 2018.
  • You can fill out the registration form on your computer and sign it electronically, OR print it, fill it out on paper and either scan/email it in or submit a hard copy. So many options!
  • Submit registration forms to Myra Bowerman or Jody Pellissey in person or by email at ykspeedskating.regs@gmail.com
  • Rockets Free, all other divisions $45.
  • Payments can be made via:
    • Cash
    • Cheque (made to Yellowknife Speed Skating Club)
    • EMT to ykspeedskating.regs@gmail.com. Please use the password “yellowknife” and indicate the skater’s name in the comments.

Download the following information in a PDF

Groupings

  • Skaters will be ranked based on seed times, and groups will be selected based on these seed time rankings. This is a modified ability meet, meaning that skaters will race against boys and girls with similar seed times to their own.

Equipment

  • Rockets: ASTM F 1849 certified helmets or CSA approved helmets (those used for hockey, snowboard/ski and skateboarding only), cut resistant gloves or mitts and knee pads.
  • Fundamentals: ASTM F 1849 certified helmets or CSA approved helmets (those used for hockey, snowboard/ski and skateboarding only), safety glasses with strap, bib-style neck guard, cut resistant gloves or mitts, knee pads, shin pads.
  • All other skaters must wear the following protective equipment: ASTM F 1849 approved helmet, safety glasses with strap, bib-style neck guard, cut resistant gloves or mitts, knee pads, shin pads.
  • Skaters T2T and older must wear a cut-resistant undersuit or cut-resistant skin suit.

Awards

  • Medals will be awarded after the completion of competition for each group.

Schedule – Tentative – may change slightly. Clubs will be notified.

Friday:

  • Practice Ice for Out of Town Clubs: 5:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Coaches Meeting: 7:00pm PSAV room, Multiplex.

Saturday/Sunday:

  • 7:00AM Set-up
  • 7:30AM Registration
  • 8:00AM On-ice warm–ups begin.

Volunteers – we need your help!

  • Many officials and helpers are needed to put on this fun event. Please contact Martin Rourke at martinrourke@theedge.ca if you can volunteer as an official or meet helper. Positions include: timers, place judges, lap counters, runners, clerks of course, on-ice track stewards.
  • We need volunteers to help feed our meet volunteers! If you are able to make something, please contact Jody directly at jlsnortland@gmail.com or call her at 445-4774 and tell her what you can bring.

Past Results