Special Olympics

Skate Canada is committed to providing training and athletic competitions for individuals with intellectual disabilities. Liaising regularly with Special Olympics Canada as well as other sport organizations for athletes with a disability, Skate Canada provides updates and support to member clubs regarding strategies on how to integrate Special Olympians and other special needs skaters into regular club programming.

Clubs Offering Special Olympic Programs:

Ancaster SCAjax Rising Stars
Arcellor Mittel Dofasco SCAjax FSC
Arthur & Area SCDrayton & District SC
Chatham FSCGoulbourn SC
Collingwood FSCHuntsville SC
Georgina SCKingston Silver Blades FSC (Skate Kingston)
Hamilton SCNorth Bay FSC
Ilderton SCOshawa SC
Ingersoll Special Olympics Figure SkatingOttawa Blades Figure Skating
KW Figure Skating Ice StarsPaisley FSC
Kincardine & District SCPeterborough FSC
King City SCSudbury Ice Dancers
LaSalle SCTimmins Porcupine Figure Skating
Leamington SCUxbridge FSC
London SC
Mississauga SC
Mount Forest
Orillia FSC
Ripley-Huron SC
Skate Niagara
Skate Windsor
Thunder Bay SC
Toronto Gliders FSC
Wasaga Beach FSC
Wingham SC
Woodstock Skating Unchallenged
Woolwich SC

Skate Ontario Competitions offering Special Olympic Categories:

  1. John McKay Memorial Invitational (Tillsonburg), November 18-19, 2017
  2. Special Olympics West (Kitchener), December 3, 2017 *Provincial Qualifier
  3. Region 4 Interclub (Prescott), January 20-21, 2018
  4. Special Olympics East (Arnprior), February 4, 2018 *Provincial Qualifier
  5. Futures Burford (Burford), March 3-4, 2018
  6. 2018 Funskate Interclub (Innisfil) *Canada Winter Games Qualifier

2017-2018 Special Olympics Technical Program Requirements

2017-2018 CanSkate Element Event Technical Package

For more information on Special Olympics Figure Skating Competitions please contact:

Carol Moircmoir@skateontario.org.
Tracey Zwier, Special Olympic Ontario Figure Skating Convener – teamtracey@orilliapronet.com.

Special Olympics Canada Provincial Chapter Contacts:

Jennifer Goosen (jenniferg@specialolympicsontario.com)
Doug Shirton (dougs@specialolympicsontario.com)

18 Wynford Drive, Suite 300
Toronto, ON M3C 3S2
Phone: (416) 447-8326
Toll Free: 1-888-333-5515
Fax: (416) 447-6336