Posts Categorized: Speed Skating News

Inline Speed News – Speed Challenge

Who for the past 14 years can you expect to see at Speed Inline skating events. That person is Jon Evans. Jon joined the Skate Victoria Executive as Speed Chairperson in 2004 and continues to develop initiatives like the “Speed Challenge” which will be run on Sunday night with 25 Beginner Speed class juniors racing. Jon is… Read more »

“Let Kids be Kids” – Click here to view the Play by The Rules Video

  The Kids and Teens, who feature in the Play by the Rules – making sport inclusive, safe and fair videos, communicate some powerful messages in the videos of what :-  “They don’t like to see or hear” when they are playing sport & “That they just want to have FUN”.  They also offer some… Read more »

Click here to view Skate Vic’s latest promotional Video – “Roller Derby I want it all”

  Promotional Roller Derby Video …  Click here to view ” Roller Derby – I Want it All “….   Take a minute to view Skate Victoria’s latest promotional video that captures the excitement and action of Roller Derby with band Teen Jesus and the Jean Teasers. A special thanks to Brett Wilbe for producing the… Read more »

“Let Kids be Kids” – New Video released by Play by The Rules – Please watch it

Have you seen the latest “Let Kids be Kids” video, just released by  Play by the Rules – making sport inclusive, safe and fair…. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE VIDEOS   These videos have very powerful messages in them from the kids themselves, reminding Adults…. that “They just want to have FUN”, and how poor… Read more »

International Roller Derby news – VRDL All Stars are now ranked – “No 1 in the WORLD”..

VRDL All Stars are now ranked – “No 1 in the WORLD”..   On behalf of all Skate Victoria members & the Skate Victoria Executive Committee, we would like to congratulate our Victorian team VRDL All Stars on their latest news and achievements. Thank you also for all your continued efforts in promoting Aussie Roller Derby internationally… Read more »

Changes to the VICTORIAN, Working with Children Checks, take effect with effect the 1st August, 2017

Changes to the VICTORIAN, Working with Children Checks, take effect with effect the 1st August, 2017 Skate Victoria Club committees, (All disciplines) please click on the link to find out more about the changes   Click here  ….  Changes to WWC VICTORIAN Legislation   In particular, The definition of ‘direct contact’ in the Act has… Read more »

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 »