The Organizing Committee Calgary is pleased to host, on behalf of Speed Skating Canada, the ISU World Sprint Speed Skating Championships being held at the Olympic Oval, Calgary on February 25th - 26th, 2017.
ISU World Cup Protocol - November 13th-15th, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Organizing Committee Calgary initiated a new tradition at the 2015 November World Cup event called #For The Love of Speed Skating to provide young Calgary athletes with an opportunity to raise funds through a pass-the-bucket promotion lead by Olympic Champion Lucas Makowsky. Over the three days of competition, young athletes from the Alberta Amateur Speed Skating Association and Olympic Oval Program raised $2,778 that will go directly to support their training costs. With an additional donation of $1,500 from the Calgary Sport Tourism Authority, the total funds raised over the weekend was $4,278.