KWSC boasts a rich history of developing some outstanding Dance Pairs, including Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir, Kaitlyn Weaver & Andrew Poje, and Kirsten Moore Towers & Michael Marinaro… just to name a few! With the help of KWSC Coach, Paul MacIntosh, these current and former members were able to build a strong foundation of the basic dance skills.
This spring, we are pleased to be offering a Dance Seminar geared towards skaters interested in this discipline and who are currently registered in a STAR 3-5 or 6-10+Gold figure skating program.
Saturday, April 28th
@ Albert McCormick Community Centre
$25 registration fee (must be a current Skate Canada Member)
All non-KWSC members, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
KWSC Dance Seminar - April 28th
Published on Mar 27, 2018
February Skater of the Month
Published on Mar 26, 2018
Job Posting - KWSC Synchro Coach - 2018/19 Season
Published on Mar 23, 2018
The Kitchener Waterloo Skating Club is seeking a creative synchronized skating coach for the upcoming 2018-19 season. The candidate will be responsible (4) four teams at KWSC.
All applications must be received by April 9th, 2018 and forwarded to the Technical Director email@example.com
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Job Posting - KWSC Executive Director
Published on Mar 22, 2018
Kitchener-Waterloo Skating Club
Established in 1938, the Kitchener-Waterloo Skating Club (KWSC) is a not-for-profit Skate Canada sanctioned organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and supported by a small number of administrative staff, a skilled team of professional coaches, and a dedicated team of volunteers
Our home facility is the Carolyn Fedy Skating Centre, located within the Manulife Financial Sportsplex and Healthy Living Centre at RIM Park in Waterloo, Ontario. The complex includes four Olympic size rinks, an athletic centre, a multi-purpose mirrored and hardwood floor studio space, food concessions, and a skate shop. We also operate Learn-to-Skate programs in various locations throughout the twin cities of Kitchener and Waterloo.
With over 2500 members, KWSC is Canada's largest skating club. From preschoolers to adults, we have taught thousands to skate. We also operate competitive programs that have sent singles skaters, dance pairs, freeskate pairs, and synchronized skating teams to compete in the Canadian Championships, as well as international competitions.
Our mission: Inspiring a lifelong passion for excellence through skating
Our motto: Passion Lives Here
KWSC strives to foster a lifetime pursuit of excellence in everything our members do today, and beyond their skating years. Learning to skate teaches not only sport-specific skills, but it also empowers our skaters with life skills such as perseverance, goal setting, mental focus, an active and healthy lifestyle, problem-solving skills, a desire for personal achievement, and much more.
The Executive Director leads the organization. The ED reports directly to the Board of Directors and leads the day-to-day operations of the organization ensuring the activities reflect our mission, vision and values.
How to apply:
Please provide your cover letter and resume by no later than APRIL 30, 2018. Interviews will commence early May.
NOTE: only those candidates selected to move forward through the hiring process will be contacted.
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Test Day Schedule - March 26, 2018
Published on Mar 16, 2018
Skaters, please ensure that you have discussed your test time with your coach prior to arriving to the rink. Thank you!
Call for Artistic Director - 2018 STARSkate STARS on Ice Summer Camp
Published on Mar 14, 2018
KWSC Job Posting: STARSkate STARS on Ice Summer Camp