Ottawa Inline Skating Club Featured On The Radio

The Ottawa Inline Skating Club was recently featured on local radio show In Town and Out.

Read about the interview here; In Town and Out Interview.

You can download the podcast interview here:

Hey, local radio program In Town and Out: (May 16th Ottawa Inline Skating Club)

Dd a great interview with our skating club. The Podcast is here:

Its a good listen, and worth sharing with your friends who are on the fence about getting into skating.


Doucet & Echardour Win At The Roller Marathon De Montreal

Last weekend, 200 skaters took part in the Marathon de Montreal. The day’s racing included 42km, 21km, and 8km races. The marathon was part of the NROC series.

The race was held in cold & windy conditions.

Mississauga’s Peter Doucet & Morgane Echardour were victorious in the men’s & women’s marathon.

For full results, click here.

Women 42km
1- Morgane Echardour
2- Sarah Hopkins
3- Sophia Buckaloo

Men 42km
1- Peter Doucet
2- William Bowen
3- Sergio Almeralla

Men 21km
1- Guillaume Alary
2- Philippe Clement
3- Youri Juteau

Women 21km
1- Marie-Eve Leblanc
2- Catherine Methot
3- Annick Forgues

Make sure you check the results & pictures page for reports, pictures, and videos.

Photo by Marc-Antoine L. Dorais

42km winner Peter Doucet- photo by Mihai Ghita

Women’s winner, Morgane Echardour, tucked in 3rd place- photo by Mihai Ghita

Results & Pictures- 2009 Outdoor RSO Series #1- Mother’s Day Classic

The 2009 Outdoor RSO Series kicked off its season in Toronto today.

The race saw skaters compete in 1500-meter time trial, 500-meter sprint, and  a 10km race at the venue that will be used at the upcoming Outdoor Canadian Championships in early July.

The 400-meter track at Father Redmond school features wide corners and very smooth surface. Skaters encountered windy & cold conditions.

10km race- photo by Robert Chan

2009 Roller Sports Canada Outdoor Speed Championships

The 2009 Roller Sports Canada Outdoor Speed Championships will be taking place July 3rd to 6th in Toronto. The racing will take place at the Father Redmond 400-meter track near Lakeshore & Kipling. Christ the King 200-meter track will serve as a back-up venue.

Please note that entries are due June 17th.

[Entry Form] [Information package with hotel contacts] [2009 World Team Trial Speed Entry Form] [2009 Pan Am Team Trial Speed Entry Form]

  • Friday July 3rd– official practice
  • Saturday July 4th– 9am start
  • Sunday July 5th– 8:20am start
  • Monday JUly 6th– rain day