Local Skating Events
A list of local events in our area that may be of interest to skaters and their families.
Greater Vancouver Synchronized Skating Gala
Dec 2, 2017 South Surrey Arena
This event showcases all the synchronized skating teams in the Lower Mainland. Starting at 9am until early afternoon. Entry is by donation to the food bank.
BC/YK BC Open Synchro & Adult Championships 2018
Dec 9, 2017 South Surrey Arena
This competition showcases Synchronized skating teams from BC/YK area. Also it showcases our Adult skaters who are competing. All day event. Entry fee required at the door.
2018 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships
Jan 8-14,2017 Thunderbird Sports Centre, Vancouver, BC
The pre-eminent all-Canadian sporting event will feature approximately 250 skaters in the men, women, pair, and ice dance disciplines, competing in three levels: senior, junior, and novice. Athletes will vie for spots on the Skate Canada National Team and the Canadian teams that will compete at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, 2018 ISU World Figure Skating Championships, 2018 ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships, and 2018 ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships.
This will be Vancouver’s sixth time hosting the national championships. Most recently they hosted the event a decade ago in 2008. They also hosted in 1997, 1973, 1968 and 1951. The city has also hosted several international figure skating events: the 2009 ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships, 2001 & 1960 ISU World Figure Skating Championships and the 1978 Skate Canada International.