Our skaters have been very busy practicing and competing during our first half of the season. This second half is a race to the end with many very important meets and championships on the horizon. For many, this year is their first and skaters in Group 1 have completed two levels for their Cutting Edge […]
Thank you to all who volunteered or participated in our V-Rrooom Challenge IV! Some photos below. Big thank you to all our sponsors as well for helping make our event a success!
Our Club will be hosting our annual V-Rrooom Challenge IV on Saturday, January 20th. This is an all day competition for skaters except Active Starts who are 5 years and younger. Please find attached: V-Rrooom Challenge IV Registration Form WorkSafe BC Parking directions – free parking for the day T-Shirt Sizing Chart For Richmond Rockets […]
Yanyan is leaving. She has accepted a coaching position with the Chinese Speed Skating Association. Her last day with us is Tuesday Dec 19th. She leaves Canada Thursday. Yanyan studied here in Canada at the university, upon graduation she stayed here and began coaching in Kamloops. She moved to Richmond when she started working for […]
Hello Parents and skaters, Please find attached a list of competitions for this season. Competitions suitable for Group 1 are listed, as well as competitions that require qualifying standards, which are mostly for Group 2 skaters. All information is already available on the BCSSA calendar along with the entry form when it is due to register. You […]
In just few days the speed skating gang will be back shredding the track and sharing their summer adventures. As a coach I will notice what 5 months has done to the skaters, many changes; some skaters will have grown, some will have matured and reached milestones, some will have trained, some will have moved […]
Hi Richmond Rocket Speed Skaters and parents, Hopefully, you are all having a wonderful summer and are just excited as I am about the upcoming speed skating season. With much help from our amazing Donna Mah, our registration documents are now ready! New forms are posted under Forms and Documents. Notice some fee changes decided […]
Our skater Nam featured in the Richmond Review front page!
The second half of our skating season started off with a bang! The months of January and February were packed with Short and Long Track competitions at the Interclub, Provincial and National levels. Read More: April 2017 Newsletter