Posts Categorized: Speed Skating News

Congratulations to Caitlin Grigsby for her award at the “Women In Sport Breakfast”

  Skate Victoria is proud to continue to be a sponsor of the Women in Sport Breakfast. Thanks to Sin, Suzz, Alice, Lauren, Bianca, Bama and Caitlin for giving their time to attend the event this morning. Congratulations to Caitlin Grigsby for her Award which is well deserved for her enormous contribution to Skate Victoria and the… Read more »

Lauren Foote, Sport & Rec Vic Change our Game Ambassador, Captain of VRDL All Stars speaks at Changing Gippsland Game Girls Forum

Lauren Foote, A Sport & Recreation Victoria, Change Our Game Ambassador, Captain of World No 1 Team, Victorian Roller Derby League All Stars & a Skate Victoria Roller Derby Presenter & Coach, was invited to be a guest speaker ,at the GippSport, “Changing Gippsland Game Girls Forum”, which was held in Trafalgar   Click here to listen to Lauren’s… Read more »

Geelong Roller Derby are participating in the Festival Of Sport @ Kardinia Park, Geelong on the 6th-7th Oct

FREE Community Event – 6th-7th Oct – Kardinia Park, Geelong John Eren the Minister for Sport was at Kardinia Park, Geelong yesterday, launching details of the “Festival of Sport”.which is being held on the 6th – 7th October at the precinct. The Festival’s aim is to promote physical activity and health and wellbeing, showcase the… Read more »

Skate Victoria is one of 19 successful “Vic Health Growing in Participation Sport” funding recipients

We are bursting with excitement and pride to announce that Skate Victoria is one of the 19 successful VicHealth Growing Participation in Sport recipients. Our program will get more girls aged 12-17 involved in roller sports, and will include mental and physical well-being components. Click here to read more about the recently launched VicHealth funding program Article from the Herald… Read more »

VRDL All Stars, teach Tayla from KIDS WB, how to play Roller derby.. Click here to video the TV video

  Great work Victorian Roller Derby League on your latest promotional work, promoting roller derby.. Click on the video link here to view the Kids WB video from when Tayla from KIDS WB, spent time at the VRDL factory, with the VRDL All Stars, who are currently ranked No 1 in the world. Roller Derby is a great form… Read more »

Congratulations to Lauren Foote, Captain of VRDL All Stars for being recognised as a CHANGE OUR GAME Ambassador

Congratulations to Lauren Foote, Captain of VRDL All Stars, (Currently ranked no 1 in the World) Victorian Roller Derby League, for being recognised as a Change Our Game AMBASSADOR, at the Sport & Recreation Victoria, CHANGE OUR GAME networking lunch at the Glasshouse in Melbourne today. Lauren is a fabulous role model and leader within our sport and will do… Read more »

Play By the Rules releases new FREE Online Training course – “Let Kids be Kids”

Skate Victoria Affiliates, Members, Parents & Spectators ….. Play by the Rules – making sport inclusive, safe and fair have released a new online mini course, as part of their ongoing promotion of their “Let Kids be Kids” campaign A certificate is provided at the end of the course Help spread the word of this campaign,… Read more »

Bayside Blades Skates Easter Battle – SLALOM / FREESTYLE COMP – EASTER SUNDAY, Outside the Melbourne Museum

Easter Battle – SLALOM / FREESTYLE COMP – EASTER SUNDAY Bayside Blades Skates a long time sponsor of Skate Victoria Speed Branch and Roller Derby, are again holding their annual Easter Battle, (SLALOM/FREESTYLE COMP) outside the Melbourne Museum tomorrow on Easter Sunday.. If you haven’t seen Slalom/Freestyle events in action… then now is the time to do it…. Read more »