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Kootenay Canskate Coach Training

Congratulations to our new Canskate in Training coaches. A huge thank you to the facilitator Megan Foster and the Beaver Valley Skating Club for hosting the Canskate Coach Training course.    

Kootenay Region Award Winners 2020

Click on links to see winner of the Kootenay Region Canskate, Starskate and PA winners. KR AGM 2020 (dragged) KR AGM 2020 (dragged) 2 KR AGM 2020 (dragged) 3  

Coaching Position

The Columbia Valley Skating Club is looking for a qualified and experienced Head Coach for the 2019/2020 skating season. Columbia Valley Skating Club offers approximately 13-15 hrs of ice per week from September to mid March. Our club consists of approximately 90 skaters and offers programs from Off Ice classes, PreCanskate, CanSkate, PreStar, Star and […]

Kootenay Region Team

Good Luck to the Kootenay Region Team, and all the skaters attending the Super Series Final in Kelowna, March 3-5, 2017

CanSkate at the Castlegar Complex

October 3, 2016 to February 22, 2017 Monday and/or Wednesday from 4:00pm to 4:45pm Registration Forms available at the front desk at the Castlegar & District Recreational & Aquatic Centre or on the Castlegar Skating Club website at www.castlegarskating.wordpress.com for more information please contact castlegarskatingclub@gmail.com Our Website is www.castlegarskating.wordpress.com Our Postal Code is V1N 3H4 […]

Cranbrook Skating Club – on-line registration starts August 22nd!

2016-2017 Winter Season Online Registration opens Monday, August 22nd https://cranbrooksc.uplifterinc.com or check out our registration page www.cranbrookskating.com   Season Begins Oct. 2nd: PreCanskate – Mondays & Thursdays 2:45 – 3:30 pm Canskate – Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:45 – 5:30 pm CanPowerskate – Wed. 5:15 – 6:00 pm or 6:00 – 6:45 pm & Thurs. 4:15 […]

Creston Valley Skating Club Seeking a Skate Canada Certified Coach

Creston Valley Skating Club is seeking a SkateCanada-certified coach for the 2016-2017 season. We are a small club, with about 75 skaters in 2015-2016, most of whom are in CanSkate. We are looking for a coach willing and able to take on coaching all levels. It amounts to about 14 hours per week: one CanSkate […]

Fruitvale Registration Dates for fall/winter season

Friday, September 9th 5:30 – 7:00 pm Haley Park Soccer Field, Warfield This is a Sport, Recreation and Culture Marketplace that KidSport is sponsoring.  Following the Marketplace, please join us for the KOOTENAY SAVINGS, OUTDOOR MOVIE NIGHT featuring FINDING DORY!  Come and register for skating and watch a movie with the Beaver Valley Skating Club!  […]


Transitioning to the new test system Registration Form The Kootenay Region will be offering both an East and West Kootenay location option for the clinics. Please select the location that best suits you and register today. Coaches are encouraged to join the seminars to help with the transition to the new test system. Name:_____________________________________________________ Club:_______________________________________________________ […]

Fernie Skating Club Fall Registration

The Fernie Skating Club’s Fall Registration dates are September 7 & 8 at the Community Centre from 6 – 8:30pm. Contact Monique Mattersdorfer, Registrar,  at dmmatters@shaw.ca for more information.

Cranbrook Skating Club Summer Program

The Cranbrook Skating Club is taking registrations for our 2 week Summer Program beginning August. 22, 2016 with sessions running Monday through Friday each week. Please contact Head Coach Lorinda Nelson at ljnels04@telus.net or call 250-426-9510 for more information or to reserve a spot. First Come First Serve!  Get a headstart on the upcoming winter […]

Congratulations Claire Sibbald of the Beaver Valley Skating Club

Kevin Reynolds and Liam Firus presented Claire Sibbald  with the 2016 Skate Canada BC/YK STARSkate Athlete Award at the recent Section Awards Gala in April.  Introductions were conducted by Tracy Wilson and Ted Bardon.  What an amazing experience for Claire! 

Congratulations to our Kootenay Region Award Winners!

Back row: Taryn Verhelst – 2016 Kootenay Region Skate Canada Program Assistant Award Lis Iannone – Beaver Valley Skating Club Coach Claire Sibbald – 2016 Kootenay Region Skate Canada StarSkate Athlete Award Jacinta Marina – Kootenay Region Chair Front row: Adleigh Rodgers – 2016 Kootenay Region Skate Canada Canskate Athlete Award