Skate Australia, the Inline Hockey Australia National Executive Committee and Skate Australia Victoria Inline Hockey(SAVI) are proud to announce the 2014 Inline Hockey National Championships will be heading to Geelong, Victoria this year!
The recently revamped and relaunched Mighty Pucks Program is now available to order from Skate Australia.
Mighty Pucks was designed to teach new players the skills of the game and inline skating in a structured and informative way while providing a great entry step into the sport.
This successful and popular program is now better than ever and available to all affiliated club and rinks in Australia. The four level achievement program now features a full package of resources to assist all deliverers and make learning inline hockey more fun and rewarding than ever.
ILHNSW are calling of Expressions of Interest from Inline Hockey Players for an Inline Hockey Tournament on the weekend of Sunday 9th and Monday 10th June 2013 (Queen's Birthday long weekend) at Maximum Skating - Max Arena
The Tournament will be '4 on 4' Round Robin Competition (teams of 6 plus a Goalie are required) on a Full Size Rink with 2 x 15 minute halves - Cost $100 per Player
A number of SkateNSW Artistic Roller Figure Skating State team members have gained selection for the Skate Australia Artistic Roller Figure Skating National team that will represent Australia at the Upcoming World Artistic Roller Figure Skating Championships in Reus, Spain.
SkateNSW Artistic are pleased to announce the 2014 SkateNSW Artistic State & Elementary Championship will be held at the Hawkesbury Indoor Stadium, South Windsor (with Figures at PenrithSkatel, Emu Plains) on the weekend of Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th April 2014
The Interstate Officials are Lynette Cole and James Beard.
The International Figure Draws, State Championship Program, Venue Layouts and updated Australian Championship Requirements are now available here
2013 Australian Artistic Roller Skating Championships
SkateWA will host the 2013 Skate Australia Artistic Roller Skating Championships at the Skate International rink in Malaga, Perth WA from 29th September to 4th October 2013
SkateNSW will be represented by a team of 29 Skaters competing in 34 events
Results from the Championships is available here
SkateNSW Artistic wishes all the best to Robert Karp (Junior MensFreeskating) and Team Platinum (Small Show Group) who will be representing Australia at the World Artistic Roller Skating Championships in Taiwan
SkateNSW Artistic are pleased to announce the 2013 SkateNSW Artistic State & Elementary Championship will be held at the Whitlam Leisure Centre, Liverpool (Sydney) NSW on the weekend of Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th June 2013
Full results, Point Score and State Team are now available here
The 2013 Artistic Roller Skating Oceania Championships to be hosted by Skate Australia, will be held at the Whitlam Leisure Centre, Liverpool (Sydney) NSW.
The Championships are from Tuesday 2nd – Friday 5th April 2013
A nine member team from the Shanghai Roller Skating club are expected to attend representing the Chinese Federation - including Zhidou Don, who placed 7th in Junior Ladies Free and 5th in Junior Ladies Figures at the 2012 World Championships
The next event on the NSW Speed Calendar is round 5 of the SkateNSW GP series at the Jamison Park netball courts on Sunday August 17. Warm-up at 9:00am for a 9:30am race start. The event program is available on the event calendar and notices page.
The results from round 4 of the 2014 SkateNSW GP series are now available for download from the results page.
The results from the 2014 24Skate are available on the results page.
As part of the NEW Working With Children Check Sports sector phase in from 1st April 2015, the Office of the Children’s Guardian is running free seminars across NSW to help you and your sports club to understand your obligations to be compliant by 31st March 2016
The Free seminars begin next month (September 2014) and will help your club foster a Child Safe Culture - see here for details
Play By The Rules - making sport inclusive, safe and fair
Play by the Rules is a national initiative that provides information, resources, tools and free online training to assist preventing and dealing with discrimination, harassment and child safety issues in sport.
The SkateNSW 2014 Membership register is now open (as of the 1/12/2013).
Current members will receive the total Early Bird club discount and will be financial members from 1st January 2014 if their memberships are received at the Skate Australia office with a postmark prior to 5pm on 31st January 2014.
Skate Australia is pleased to announce a newly created national program called “SKATE FIT”, a skating program that focuses on:
· Increasing health and fitness
· Improving Skating Skills
· Meeting new friends
· Having fun in a group exercise environment
· Gaining confidence
· Attracting more people to Skating!
· Promoting skating as a great source of fun and fitness
Basically SKATE FIT is a fun group exercise session on skates!
Notice is hereby given that the Annual Council Meeting of SkateNSW Incorporated will be held on
Sunday 24th November 2013 at the Arafura Room (1st Floor), Sports House, 6 Figtree Drive, Olympic Park, NSW 2127
The positions on the SkateNSW Inc Executive Committee below become vacant on 24th November 2013. Nominations are hereby called for these positions:
PUBLIC RELATIONS DIRECTOR
VOLUNTEER INVOLVEMENT PROGRAM CO-ORDINATOR
These positions will be for a 2-year term (2015 AGM)
AGM Notices, Nomination notices, Previous Minutes and Reports are now available
I can also confirm Skate Australia CEO Hamish McLean with be attending and make a presentation on the previous year, some future changes and on the governance changes - hope to see you on Sunday
The Clearinghouse for Sport (Clearinghouse), has been established to facilitate the exchange of information and knowledge across the sport sector and all levels of Australian governments. The Clearinghouse will operate in the context of a number of relevant sport (and active recreation) research fields, practitioner disciplines, and priority policy areas. The Clearinghouse will seek to achieve the following:
Are you, or do you know, a dedicated young athlete, coach or official participating in a state or national sporting championships? Are you aged 12-18 years old travelling further than 250km return for a state or national championships?
If yes, then you or your team could be eligible for a Local Sporting Champions grant to help meet costs such as uniforms, travel, accommodation and equipment.