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Gilles and Poirier team up with European street musicians for “program for the people”

October 26th, 2018|

by Jennifer Baker This competition season, Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier, two veteran Olympic competitive figure skaters, will be bringing

Skate Canada Podcast Episode 1: Craig Buntin

June 19th, 2018|

In this inaugural episode of the new Skate Canada Alumni podcast, Debbi chats with three-time Canadian Pair champion, Craig Buntin.

Supporting our NextGen Through Toller Cranston’s Legacy

June 13th, 2018|

Figure skating is driven by determination, dedication and a desire to express yourself with artistic passion on the ice. The

Kawahara at the Oscar’s & Olympic Alumni Highlights

March 13th, 2018|

Skate Canada alumni and Hall of Fame member Sarah Kawahara walks the red carpet at this year’s 90th Oscar’s! Our

2018 David Dore Mentorship Fund: APPLY

March 9th, 2018|Tags: |

Planning, Flexibility and Responsibility by Paul Dore A few months ago, I received a package from Skate Canada Archivist Emery

Osmond wins bronze in PyeongChang as Canada breaks Olympic medal record

February 23rd, 2018|Tags: , |

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea –   Kaetlyn Osmond put an exclamation point on a memorable run for Canadian figure skaters with a

Virtue, Moir golden once again in unforgettable Olympic swan song

February 20th, 2018|Tags: , , |

Three Canadian teams finish inside top eight PYEONGCHANG, South Korea –    For four minutes Monday night, back home in Canada,

Patrick Chan finishes ninth in Olympic finale

February 17th, 2018|Tags: , , |

Impressive Olympic debut for Keegan Messing PYEONGCHANG, South Korea –    It was the end of one era of Canadian skating

Duhamel, Radford win Olympic pairs bronze in dramatic fashion

February 15th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea –    In what may have been the swan song to a illustrious career, waiting turned out to

GOOD AS GOLD: Team Canada finishes atop the podium at Olympic figure skating team event

February 12th, 2018|Tags: , , |

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea  –   From the moment they first came together last summer at their high performance camp, this Canadian