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March 21, 2017
Intact Oval Bursary Fund awards over $25,000 to 15 Oval Program Skaters
February 8, 2017
McDougall, Howe and Fish ready to take on the World in Helsinki
January 27, 2017
Olympic Oval Refreshes it's look
January 13, 2017
Schumann selected for Team Canada for the 2017 ISU World Junior Short Track Championships
January 13, 2017
Best Canadian ST Speed Skaters to fight for 2017 World Championships spots at Canadian Sr. Championships in Montreal
January 3, 2017
Best Canadian Long Track Skaters in Calgary this week for Canadian Single Distance Championships / CC#2
January 3, 2017
Canadian Single Distance Championships / Canada Cup #2 LIVE WEBCAST
January 2, 2017
Please note: Oval returned to REGULAR building hours
December 18, 2016
Schumann takes third in Short Track Canadian Jr. Championships on Home Ice at the Oval
December 13, 2016
Short Track Canadian Junior Championships Set for December 16-18 at the Oval
December 8, 2016
Canada Cup #1 set for this weekend in Quebec City
December 7, 2016
Canadian Short Track Speed Skating team aims for nine medals at third ISU World Cup of the season in Shanghai
November 24, 2016
Short Track Canadian Open National Qualifier November 24-27th in Saguenay, QC
November 2. 2016
Calgary Olympic Oval set to host the best in the World this weekend on The Fastest Ice in the World
November 1, 2016
Charles Hamelin, Marianne St-Gelais and the Canadian Short Track Speed Skating Team in action on CBC Sport at Calgary's ISU World Cup this weekend
November 1, 2016
Speed Skating Canada unveils it's team for first two ISU World Cup Long Track Speed Skating Stages of the Season
October 27, 2016
Meet the Canadian National Team for ISU Short Track World Cup Calgary
October 17, 2016
Canada's Best to Kick off 16-17 Season with Fall World Cup Selections October 20-23
October 6, 2016
Canadian Short track National Team named for World Cup Short Track Speed Skating Calgary
September 28, 2016
Intercontinental Short Track Invitational Returns to the Oval Thanksgiving Weekend
September 26, 2016
Ted-Jan Bloemen lowers his 5000m National Record on the Fastest ice in the World
September 25, 2016
Samuel Girard and Marianne St-Gelais each come up with two wins to conclude the 2016 Short Track World Cup Selections
September 21, 2016
Join us at the Olympic Oval for Fall Classic during Doors Open YYC!
Thursday, August 8, 2016
Tickets now on sale to see the best short track speed skaters in the world in Calgary in November
Thursday, August 8, 2016
Speed Skating Canada introduces members of its Short Track National Teams for 2016-2017
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Speed Skating Canada introduces members of its Long Track National Teams for 2016-2017
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Olympic Oval to host Fall ISU Short Track World Cup and ISU World Sprint Championships in 2016-17
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
3 Time Olympic Medalist Susan Auch Elected as New President for Speed Skating Canada
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
U of C Olympic Oval Finale Webcast to Welcome Back Familiar Faces
Saturday, March 12, 2016
Donnelly Crowned 2016 ISU World Junior Champion
Friday, March 11, 2016
Donnelly wins silver in 1500m; leads overall standings after 2 events at World Jrs. in China
Sunday, February 21, 2016
Western Elite Circuit Overall Champions Crowned at WEC Winterfest
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Western Elite Circuit Wheels into Final Stretch Sunday at the Oval
Friday, February 19, 2016
Oval Skaters Lead the Way into Weekend Semi Finals at #WECWinterfest
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Donnelly & McCluskey to represent Canada at 2016 World Junior Championships in China
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Western Elite Circuit Champions to be Crowned this weekend at #WECWinterfest
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Canadian Short Track team aiming for five medals at the last ISU World Cup of the season in Dordrecht, Netherlands
Monday, February 8, 2016
Ben Donnelly, Isabelle Weidemann & the rest of Team Canada set to take on the world in Russia this week!
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Jamie MacDonald & the Canadian ST Speed Skating team set for #WCDresden
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Winnipeg to host Speed Skating Canada’s National Junior Long Track Championships and Canada Cup #3
Monday, January 25, 2016
#OvalDriven Jamie MacDonald Selected for Winter Short Track World Cup Events
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Canadian Senior Short Track Championships this weekend in Montreal! Webcast available on CBC.ca
Monday, January 4, 2016
Weidemann and Belchos collect second wins of the week in Canadian Single Distance Championships
Sunday, January 3, 2016
Weidemann wins first ever senior gold at Canadian Single Distance Championships
Saturday, January 2, 2016
U of C Olympic Kicks off New Year with LIVE WEBCAST of Canadian Single Distance Championships / CC#2
Monday, December 14, 2015
2015-16 Intact Insurance Oval Bursaries Awarded to Seven Athletes
Sunday, December 6, 2015
McLean scores bronze and Junio takes gold in five medal weekend for Team Canada at #WCInzell
Friday, December 4, 2015
Gold for Gilmore Junio headlines Day 1 of #WCInzell
Saturday, November 21, 2015
Ted-Jan Bloemen sets new World Record in the 10000m at World Cup Salt Lake City
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Record Shattering Weekend at The U of C Olympic Oval
Friday, November 13, 2015
Speed Skating Canada kicks off the Fall World Cup season with a pair of medals at #WCCalgary
Monday, November 9, 2015
Speed Skating Canada Introduces Team for ISU World Cup Calgary this Weekend at the Olympic Oval
Friday, November 6, 2015
Organizing Committee Calgary Launches Legacy Program to Support Grassroots Speed Skating
Sunday, October 25, 2015
Wins by Donnelly, Christ, Watson and Josie Spence on last day of Long Track Fall World Cup Selections
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Two wins and two personal bests for Alex Boisvert-Lacroix of Sherbrooke, QC at Fall World Cup Selections
Friday, October 23, 2015
Ted-Jan Bloemen and Jordan Belchos break 10000m Canadian Record at long track Fall World Cup Selections
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Olympic Oval set to Host Fall World Cup Selections and Oval Invitational this weekend
Sunday, October 18, 2015
WEC Oktoberfest Day 3 Wrap Up: McKenzie & Carrier take Day 3 500m events; Christ & Carrier lead WEC points standings
Saturday, October 17, 2015
WEC Oktoberfest Day 2 Wrap Up: Morrison, McKenzie, Malisewska & Christ winners
Friday, October 16, 2015
Western Elite Circuit Oktoberfest Day 1 Wrap Up
Thursday, October 15, 2015
Western Elite Circuit Revs Up with Oktoberfest This Weekend
Sunday, October 11, 2015
Macdonald & McKenzie take home Titles in Inaugural Intercontinental Short Track Invitational
Saturday, October 10, 2015
Intercontinental ST Invitational Day 2 Wrap Up: Macdonald and Mckenzie hold leads going into final day
Friday, October 9, 2015
Intercontinental Short Track Invitational Day 1 Recap
Thursday, October 8, 2015
Intercontinental Short Track Invitational Set for This Weekend!
Thursday, October 8, 2015
MacDonald Selected for Canadian Team for ISU World Short Track Events in Montreal & Toronto
Sunday, September 27, 2015
2015 Fall Classic Wraps Up with Big Finishes
Saturday, September 26, 2015
Bloemen & De Haitre Impress on Day 2 of Fall Classic
Friday, September 25, 2015
Donnelly Sets New Canadian Junior Record to Headline Fall Classic Day 1 Highlights
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Olympic Oval Fall Classic Set to Kickoff the 2015-16 Season!
Friday, September 18, 2015
#ThanksCoach: Finding Success as a Coach and an Athlete
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Three Oval Short Track Skaters Competing in Fall World Cups Selections This Weekend in Montreal
Friday, August 14, 2015
Speed Skating Canada Introduces Members of it's Long Track National Teams for 2015-16
Friday July 31, 2015
University of Calgary Olympic Oval to Benefit From Canada 150 Community Investment
Monday, July 27, 2015
Speed Skating Canada Introduces 2015-16 Short Track National & Development Teams
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Speed Skating Canada Adds Pair of Familiar Faces
Monday, July 20, 2015
Speed Skating Canada presents its 2015-16 National Competitions Calendar
Friday, June 26, 2015
Speed Skating Canada presents it 2015-16 Board of Directors
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Six-Time long track speed skating Olympic Medalist Cindy Klassen Announces Retirement
Friday, June 19, 2015
Weidemann awarded SSC 2015 Rising Star Athlete of the Year Award
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Canadian Speed Skating elite in Winnipeg for Speed Skating Canada's Annual General Meeting
Friday, June 6, 2015
Olympic Gold Medalist Christine Nesbitt Announces Retirement from Speed Skating
Monday, April 27, 2015
Speed Skating Canada Names Michael Crowe Head Coach of it's Long track National Team
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Canadian Olympic Hero Catriona Le May Doan to Attempt Comeback in 2015-16
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Jamie Macdonald Places First in Canadian Short Track Senior National Team Open Selections
Friday, March 13, 2015
Douwe de Vries Sets New World Record on The Fastest Ice in The World
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Canadian Senior Open Selections #2 Headline Double Header Weekend at the Oval
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Marathon Skater Douwe de Vries to Attempt New World Record at the Oval FRIDAY
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Putting on a show! Olympic Oval Set for ISU World Allround Speed Skating Championships This Weekend
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Donnelly & Weidemann Lead Team Canada into World Junior Championship
Monday, February 16, 2015
Weidemann Takes Bronze in Final Junior World Cup Event
Sunday, February 8, 2015
24th Masters Allround Games Wrap up with 24 New IMSSC Records
Saturday, February 7, 2015
Day 2 of 24th Masters Allround Games Brings World Record Total to 15
Friday, February 6, 2015
24th Masters Allround Games Open with Record Breaking Day at the Oval
Thursday, February 5, 2015
Calgary Oval Set to Welcome 24th Masters Allround Games this weekend
Monday. February 2, 2015
Morrison & MacDonald selected for Canadian ST team for the 2015 Winter Universiade
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Oval Program Skater Ben Donnelly Brings Home Canadian Jr. Championship
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Oval Program in Quebec for Canadian Junior Championships & Canada Cup #3
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
24th Masters Allround Games Site
Monday, January 12, 2015
Isabelle Weidemann to Make Senior World Cup Debut in Norway
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Canadian Single Distance Long Track Speed Skating Championships & Canada Cup #2 Wrap Up
Monday, December 22, 2014
Olympic Oval Holiday Hours
Monday, December 15, 2014
University of Calgary Olympic Oval to Welcome New Faces
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Vote Gilmore Junio for CBC Sports 2014 Most Influential Athlete
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Canadian long track speed skaters to compete at last World Cup before Christmas in Heerenveen, Netherlands
Monday, December 8, 2014
Dubreuil & Blondin extend podium streak to three in Berlin
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Fort St. John set to welcome over 80 skaters for first Canada Cup of 14-15 season
Friday, November 21, 2014
Ivanie Blondin back on the podium with bronze in 5000M at ISU LT World Cup in Seoul
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Olympic Oval set to host CAN-AM International & ISU Junior World Cup Event
Sunday, November 16, 2014
Ivanie Blondin wins first-ever individual gold medal at a World Cup
Thursday, November 13. 2014
SSC's Long Track National team kicks off ISU World Cup season in Obihiro, Japan
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Montreal welcomes world's best Short Track skaters in second World Cup of 2014-15
Monday, Novemeber 10, 2014
Ted-Jan Bloemen given clearance to skate for Canada at Seoul World Cup
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Shmyr & Team Canada set for ISU World Cup in Salt Lake City
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Nine Athletes awarded Oval Bursaries for 2014/15 Season
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Speed Skating Canada presents its National Team members for the first four ISU Long Track World Cups
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Oval Invitational / World Cup Trials
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Run, Skate & Donate for The United Way!
Monday, October 6, 2014
Shmyr Selected for Fall ISU Short Track World Cup Team
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Oval Program Athletes Spence and McLean Selected for National Development team
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Speed Skating Canada Announces Members of the Long Track National, Development & Training Teams for 2014-15
Monday. September 15, 2014
Holman Departs Olympic Oval
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Canada’s Best Short Track Speed Skaters kick-off new Olympic cycle in Calgary
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Calgary Olympic Oval to welcome the best skaters in the world in 2014-15
Friday, August 29, 2014
The Evolution of Olivier Jean
Monday, August 11, 2014
Yves Hamelin brings people-first philosophy to Olympic Oval
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Jim allison elected as new President for Speed Skating Canada
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Yves Hamelin leaves Short Track Speed Skating program to better serve the sport at the Olympic Oval
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
The competition season is over but the Olympic Oval has must-attend ice-out events in March, April and May
Saturday, March 15, 2014
Junio wins 500m bronze at World Cup in Heerenveen, Netherlands
Friday, March 14, 2014
Morrison wins 1000m while Blondin captures mass start bronze in Heerenveen, Netherlands
Monday, March 11, 2014
Canadian and International athletes gearing up for 2014 Olympic Oval Finale/Canada Cup #4 competition, March 13-16, 2014
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Morrison leads Canadian team into Inzell World Cup March 7-9
Friday, February 14, 2014
The Olympic Oval hosts Intact Insurance Family Fun Day public skating special event in celebration of provincial Family Day holiday, February 17
Thursday, February 6, 2014
The Oylmpic Oval launches 25th anniversary book sales at Chapters Indigo featuring Justin Warsylewicz
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Canada's Long Track Speed Skating team nominated to Canadian Olympic Team
January 9, 2014
Jeremy Wotherspoon donates personal award money to the Oylmpic Oval Athlete Bursary Fund

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