BC Speed Skating Academy

Academy Overview

The BC Speed Skating Academy (“Academy”) is a BCSSA initiative to supplement the development of in-province, Stage 1 skaters on the Elite Athlete Pathway. Stage 1 skaters are typically T2T-aged skaters, training 300-400 hours per year (3-5 ice sessions per week during the skating season).

BC Speed Skating Academy Strategic Plan

Academy Locations


Academy Dates

See below for programming dates. Updates will be made to the calendar and will also be posted to the BCSSA Academy Facebook page (see Facebook feed in the right column of this webpage).

Academy Registration

Any questions about registration, including eligibility, should be directed to Chris Acton. There are three steps to register for Academy Year 3:

Registration Step 1: Registration Form

Registration Step 2: Waiver/Skater Contract

Please sign the Academy Waiver/Skater Contract and submit via email to Chris Acton.

Registration Step 3: Payment

The British Columbia Speed Skating Association gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the Province of British Columbia.