Out of Town Meets

The YKSSC supports team and skater travel to a number of out of town speed skating meets throughout the year.  Coaches will  let skaters know of upcoming opportunities that might be suitable and beneficial for them.  Please refer to our Out of Town Meet Operating Procedures for details on travel and fundraising.

The following  list shows some of the short track speedskate meets available for our skaters to attend.

 

 

 

 

Date Meet Location Comments
       
Sept. 16 -18

 

Fall World Cup Selections

 

Montreal

 

National Team Only

 

Oct 7-9

 

Oval Invitational

 

Calgary

 

By invitation only.

 

Oct. 13-16

 

 

Western Elite #1 Oval Oktoberfest

 

Calgary

 

 

Recommended for JR.  age. HP skaters. Time standards needed + exceptions

 

Oct 22

 

Peace Wapiti

 

Grande Prairie

 

Recommended All skaters

 

Nov 4-6

 

Edmonton Fall Classic

 

Edmonton

 

Recommended L2T -T2T+
AWG eligible and skaters with families

 

Nov 23-27

 

National Qualifier

 

Chicoutimi

 

Qualification times required

 

Dec 3

 

Yellowknife Ability Meet

 

Yellowknife

 

Recommended All skaters

 

Dec 16-18

 

Junior Champs

 

Calgary

 

Qualification times required

 

Dec. 27-29

 

Annual Winter Camp

 

Yellowknife

 

Open to all skaters 10+ highly recommended

 

Jan. 13-15

 

Western Elite #2

 

Richmond, BC

 

Recommended for JR. age HP skaters. Time standards + exceptions

 

Jan. 13-15

 

Canadian Open Championships (National Team Selection #1)

 

Montreal

 

Requires qualification

 

Feb. 18-19

 

NWT Championships

 

Calgary

 

Recommended All Skaters
Will be used as a qualifier for Western Canadian Championships

 

Feb 16-19

 

Western Elite #3

 

Calgary

 

Recommended for JR. age HP skaters. Time standards + exceptions

 

Mar. 4-5

 

RU Fast

 

Calgary

 

Recommended Non-AWG skaters, younger skaters and those not at Canadian Age Class level

 

Mar. 9 – 12

 

Senior Selection #2

 

Calgary

 

Requires qualification

 

Mar. 16-19 Junior Selection #2

 

Trois Riviere

 

Requires qualification

 

Mar. 24-25 Canada West Short Track Championship Saskatoon Recommended subject to times and coaching input.