Posts Categorized: Speed Skating News

Do you know the HISTORY behind the Skate Victoria “The Shed”?. Click here to find out

A little history ….. on Skate Victoria’s ‘The Shed’ in Dandenong Skate Victoria is the “ONLY State Body for Roller Sports in AUSTRALIA”, that has their own training venue. ‘The Shed’ is located within the Dandenong Show Grounds complex. Roller Hockey, first saw the benefits of utilizing the shed over 20 years ago, as a… Read more »

Child Safety Standards Laws Wef 1st January 2017. Important news for ALL Victorian Clubs

IMPORTANT NEWS FOR SKATE VICTORIA “VICTORIAN CLUBS“                                     WEF 1st January 2017, New laws have passed that will mean ALL Victorian organisations that have direct and regular contact with children need to meet Child Safe Standards by 1 January 2017. Recent legislative changes  Legislation recently passed will give the Commission for Children and Young People new… Read more »

Change our Game Campaign….. How is your Club helping to increase female participation & leadership roles

       …. What Makes a Sports Action HERO?…. Click on the link to view this video from the “Change our Game Campaign”, featuring Mel Jones which has been recently launched This film shows why more women need to take leadership roles in sport to provide inspirational role models for the young sports women… Read more »

Wef 5.12.2016, New changes apply in VICTORIA for Working With Children Checks (WWC)

Changes to Working with Children Checks, (WWC) VICTORIA Victorian Clubs …. If you are involved in Junior Roller Sports, make sure you click on the WWC site, (Vic) to view the new changes to the WWC’s which come into effect from the 5th Dec 2016 … * New online application form… * Electronic Identity Verification *… Read more »

“Skaters Connect Edition No 3” is now out….. Click here to read

Skaters Connect Issue 3 Catch up on all the latest skating news and information across Australia. Thanks to every-one for their contributions and especially Caitlin Grigsby, (Wayne Maslen Awards Manager) and Sarah Lawless, Skater Connect Designer for their ongoing commitment to all Roller Sports disciplines of Skate Victoria. Please follow the Link to Skaters Connect Issue… Read more »

Reminder …. Wayne Maslen Memorial Awards/Scholarships close Friday 16th Sept

Don’t forget the “Wayne Maslen Memorial Awards”, close FRIDAY 16th September Do you know someone in your Club …. ?  Who is “The Great Aussie Battler” Or “the Heart of the Team” ? They are that … one special person ….who competes or participates ….in rollersports, despite great hardship, whether it be financial, health related or… Read more »