Week of October 15-21

Kamloops Long BladesWeekly Update

Congratulations to Martina on skating at the Canada Games Trials in Red Deer this past weekend!


Please remember that safety equipment that belongs to the club (helmets, gloves, goggles, ankle protection, etc) should only be used on a short-term basis. If you need clarification on what items your skater needs, please see Shawn or Jodi. Also, please remember that all items can be purchased from https://www.ilovespeedskating.com/ (discount provided to members of the KLB!)

SKINSUITS! If you are looking to sell a club skinsuit, please send an email to kamloopslongblades@gmail.com with the details on the skinsuit (club suit, cutproof, condition) as well as the price.

Officials Clinic:

We will be holding a Level 1 Officials Clinic on October 18 and 25 in the conference room at McArthur Island. A sign-up sheet will be posted outside of the changeroom at an upcoming practice.

Upcoming Meets:

BUS to BC Long Track Championships (Jan 19-20 in Fort St John) An email will be sent out this week with details on the bus as well as the deposit required. Also, please check last week’s email for details on hotel reservations.

Fraser Valley Challenge Interclub (Abbotsford) – October 28, 2018 Announcement & Registration Form

Classic Chill (Kamloops!) – November 3, 2018 2018 Classic Chill INFO Sheet Entry Form

Salmon Arm Ice Jam – November 24, 2018 More info to come!

Kelowna Cup – December 15, 2018 More info to come!

BC Long Track Championships (Fort St John) – January 19-20, 2019

Coyote Cup (Kamloops) – January 26, 2019


Bottle Drives: 

We will be doing bottle drives  on the following dates: 

October 20, 2018 (Sahali)

November 10, 2018 (Rayleigh)

January 4, 2018 (Rayleigh)

Start time 9am. We will not be sorting. We need as many trucks and trailers as we can get. 

Please see Gail for more information.

See you all at practice this week!