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Congratulations Rockets at Manitoba!

Congratulations to our Rockets skaters for excelling at the Canadian Youth Short Track (West) in Selkirk Manitoba this March 26 and 27, 2022!   Roanan Tien-Vidal Gold – 200m Gold – 1500m Gold – 3000m Points Race Gold – 3000m Relay Boys U14 Overall Champion award. Quirin Teh Gold – 400m Gold – 3000m Relay […]

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Richmond Speed Skater Lights Up Calgary Event

Richmond Rockets athlete Quirin Teh won the vast majority of his heats and finals at the WEC at the Calgary Oval March 23, 2022 – Richmond News – Alan Campbell Richmond speed skater Quirin Teh made quite an impression at the recent Calgary Oval Skate Tec Western Elite Circuit (WEC). The Richmond Rockets team member […]

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2022 BC Short Track Championships

Congratulations to our Richmond Rockets Skaters who qualified and raced this past weekend at the BC Short Track Championships! We are so proud of you! Thank you so much to all the Rockets supporters, volunteers, and coaches without whom, our club and skaters would not be as successful. Congratulations to the following skaters who won […]

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Cancellation of Richmond Interclub

To All Our Richmond Rockets, Coaches, Families, Volunteers and Supporters: After careful deliberations with our Board, key volunteers and stakeholders, the decision and Motion to Cancel our 2022 Richmond Rockets Oval Challenge (Formerly V-Rrooom Challenge) scheduled for February 12th was voted on and passed/confirmed. We appreciate your patience as we wanted to ensure that we […]

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Happy New Year

We hope that you all have had a restful and peaceful winter break. Our classes resume the week of January 3rd, 2022. (No skating January 2) With the increasing case numbers of COVID-19 infections, we are asking for your help to curb the spread of the COVID-19 so that we can keep our classes running […]

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BC Speed Skating Level 1 Clinics

Competitions are back and clubs are looking for your help as a volunteer! Learn Introduction to Speed Skating and Officiating through the Level 1 Officials Clinic. Level 1 Officials Clinics Sunday, September 26 from 9:00am – 11:00am Thursday, October 14 from 7:30pm – 9:30pm Tuesday, November 16 from 7:30pm – 9:30pm

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Rental Skates Care Tips

Skates with Hard Skate Guards

Thank you for skating with us at the Rockets. Here are some tips for caring for your rental skates. The skates your skater has are one of the most important parts of your skaters equipment.  To ensure that a skater can safely navigate turns and have proper traction, speed skates are sharpened and adjusted to […]

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President’s Message

On behalf of the RRSSC Board, I welcome all past and new members to our 2021-2022 speed skating season. In the past year and a half we have faced many challenges, both operational and emotional and yet our members, in partnership with the Richmond Oval, have excelled and have grown both our club and our […]

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2021-2022 Registration

Welcome to the 2021-2022 Season Spaces are now available for the Fall 2021-2022 season for one, two or three days a week beginner lessons starting on September 7, 2021 to March, 2022 Contact us to obtain access code and confirm eligibililty from our registrar before registering. Please review the registration package for prerequisites, skater expectations […]

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June 27 Photos

The club had its last spring practice on June 27. Photos and Videos are now up. Thank you coaches and volunteers for a great season! Photos and Videos Photos courtesy of Leo Duan.

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