Posts Categorized: Speed Skating News

Is your Club/League interested in participating in the Melb. Australia Day Parade Mon 26th Jan 2015? Click here for more info

Australia Day Parade Monday 26 January 2015 Expressions of interest are now open to participate in the Australia Day Parade 2015. The Parade encourages Victorians to come together on Australia Day to celebrate and promote our rich culture and diverse community. It is Melbourne’s feature Australia Day celebration, a tradition that has been held for… Read more »

Congratulations to young rising speed skater, Dean Melideo, winner of the 2014 Ken Sutter Perpetual Trophy

Congratulations to young rising Inline speed skater, Dean Melideo, winner of the 2014 Ken Sutter Perpetual Trophy….. And now a little history behind the Ken Sutter Perpetual Trophy… The Ken Sutter trophy is awarded annually to speed skaters who best exhibit the qualities that were admired in Ken Sutter so much. Good nature, fair competitior,… Read more »

2014 Ken Sutter Inline Speed Competition, Sat 22nd & Sun 23rd March- Nominate by the 14th March

Nominate now for the 2014 Ken Sutter  Inline Speed Competition… Nominations close 14th March @ Dandenong Netball Complex, Greaves Reserve, Bennet St, Dandenong Ken Sutter  Sanction and Information Email Jon Evans , speed@skatevictoria.com.au to register Non Skate Victoria members are welcome to participate. $10 One Off Event Fee Applies  

Aussies eye off World Class Banked Speed Track in NZ for the Australian Banked Track Championships..

  Aussies competing in the 2014 NZ National Banked Speed Championships in NZ have nothing but praise… for the Banked track in Timaru, NZ Find out why they are proposing, that the next Australian Banked Track Championships, be held in NZ. Read the full article here in the  Speed Skating Articles of Interest      … Read more »

URGENT INFO re 2014 Pride March MELB- This weekend, Sunday 2nd Feb

*** URGENT INFO *** 2014 Pride March, MELB ….This WEEKEND, Sunday 2nd Feb   Please share this information with friends who will be attending the Pride March this weekend. …   Unfortunatley, we have received notification from Victoria Police that particpants can “walk or march only” in the parade. NO SKATES, can be worn at… Read more »

Skate Victoria- Junior Speed Development News

“Skate Victoria started the 2012/13 season of the Speed Development Program known as the ‘Bayside Blades Junior Series’ tonight at the Skaterz rink in Eltham. Details of the program can be found at this link. https://www.skatevictoria.com.au/disciplines/speed-skating/coaching-speed-skating/ Skaters from clubs that are not affiliated with Skate Victoria can still participate, contact Jon Evans through email at speed@skatevictoria.com.au… Read more »