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Speed Skating Canada unveiled today its national competitions calendar for the 2016-17 season in short and long track.

Speed Skating Canada and Denny Morrison held a briefing on the health condition of the four-time long track Speed Skating Olympic medalist following the cerebrovascular accident he suffered on Saturday, April 23, in Salt Lake City.

Congratulations to three-time Olympic short track medalist Annie Perreault who will be inducted to Canada's Sports Hall of Fame November 1, 2016.

It is with great sadness that Speed Skating Canada announces that Ian Hennigar has passed away April 22 after a courageous battle with cancer. Ian Hennigar was involved in speed skating for more than 40 years as a skater, coach, administrator and volunteer. As the Provincial Coach for Ontario and the Executive Director of OSSA, Ian mentored and inspired many athletes, coaches and volunteers to be their very best and to contribute to the development of the sport he loved so much. He continued his involvement in speed skating after moving to North Saanich, B.C.. The sport of speed skating in Canada benefited from his enthusiastic and tireless commitment over the years. Ian is survived by his wife Brenda, three sons and 2 step-sons.

The Canadian Olympic Committee announced that Short Track Olympic medalist Isabelle Charest will join Carol Huynh as assistant chefs de mission to Curt Harnett. Congratulations!

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2016/05/16
Ottawa, May 16, 2016 – Speed Skating Canada unveiled today its national competitions calendar for the 2016-17 season in short and long track.In addition to the events to be held at Speed Skating Canada’s national training centres in Montreal (Maurice-Richard Arena, Short Track), Calgary (Olympic...

Athletes in the Spotlight

Long Track

Hometown: Regina
Track type: Long
Training centre: The Olympic Oval, Calgary

Short Track

Hometown: Rivière-du-loup, Que.
Track type: Short
Training centre: Maurice Richard Arena, Montreal

Clubs in the Spotlight

City: Vancouver
Province: British Columbia