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.

Out of Town meets for 2019/20 Year

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

Date Meet Location Comments
Sept 12- 13 Oktoberfest HP Event, time standards and proof of summer training
Oct 18-20 Short Track Canada Cup #1 Sherbrooke, QC Qualification times required
Nov 9-11 Edmonton Fall Classic Edmonton, AB Recommended L2T -T2T+
AWG-eligible and skaters under 10 with families
Nov 16 Single Distance Series Time Standards Needed
Nov 30 Yellowknife Ability Meet Yellowknife, NT Recommended all skaters
Nov 29-Dec 1 Canadian Juniors Short Track Championships Calgary, AB Qualification times required
Dec 7 Single Distance Series Time Standards Needed
Dec 27-29 YK Annual Winter Camp Yellowknife, NT Open to all skaters 10+ highly recommended
Jan 23-25 AWG Tryouts Yellowknife, NT
Jan 18-19 Western Elite #2 Richmond, BC
Feb 6-9 Short Track Canada Cup #2 Sherbrooke, QC Requires qualification
Feb 22-23 Winterfest Recommended for JR. age HP skaters. Time standards + exceptions
Feb 25-29 Special O CWG’s Requires Qualification
Feb 29-Mar 1 NWT Championships Yellowknife, NT Recommended all skaters
Mar 7-8 R U Fast Calgary, AB Recommended Non-AWG skaters, younger skaters and those not at Canadian Age Class level
Mar 15-21 Arctic Winter Games Whitehorse, YT Requires qualification
Mar 13-15 Senior Selection #2 Calgary, AB Requires qualification
Mar 20-22 Junior Selection #2 Richmond, BC Requires qualification
Mar 28-29 Canadian Youth Short Track Championships (formerly CanWest) Selkirk, MB Recommended subject to qualified times and coaching input