RSC Mailing Address Has Changed!

It’s that time of the year again when renewals for individual members can be submitted.  Starting from September 15th, 2017 you can submit new membership registrations or renewals for the 2018 skating season.  Remember that registrations are on a seasonal cycle.  That means if you register mid-year (before September 15 of the current year) your memberships will only be good until December 31 of that same year.

As before, we urge you to READ THE REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS before registering or renewing your membership.  Here are some important points to consider:

  • You are responsible for the accuracy of the information you provide; if we can not prove to our insurance company that you are, who you say you are, they may deny your claim.  FOR YOUR OWN BENEFIT, PLEASE DOUBLE CHECK WHAT YOU ENTER BEFORE YOU SUBMIT! 
    • Be sure to also check the info that was automatically entered by the form
    • Names must ONLY be FIRST and LAST; we do not have a place on our form for middle names
    • Birth dates MUST be accurate
  • WE DO NOT SEND OUT CONFIRMATIONS OF REGISTRATION
    • This form is designed to be self-serve.  RSC simply does not have the manpower to address and send out individual membership numbers.
    • For security reasons, please use the secure online form found here to look up your RSC numbers.
  • You have seven days to complete your payment; we may not send out reminders.  If no payment is received after about thirty days; we will remove your entry from our database (except for renewals, which will be removed thirty days after expiry.)

Please keep in mind that RSC is here for your benefit!  We exist to provide an important service to skaters, coaches, parents and volunteers.  We are just like you; we are also skaters, coaches, parents and volunteers.  Please make every effort to follow the instructions on the website to ensure as little impact as possible to our volunteers.  We will gladly assist when needed, but please try following the instructions first.

Lastly, please take note of our new membership mailing address.  When you register and choose to pay by cheque, the form will send you an email with that address.  You can also find it here.

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RSC Registrations Open- In Effect Until Dec. 31 ’18, Inscription Pour RSC Ouverte- En Vigueur Jusqu’au 31 Déc. ’18

ATTENTION NEW SKATERS: Registration to RSC is now open for the 2018 skating season. Registration for new skaters will be in effect until December 31, 2018.

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ATENTION AUX NOUVEAUX PATINEURS: L’inscription a RSC est maintenant ouverte pour la saison de 2018. L’adhésion pour les nouveaux patineurs sera en vigueur jusqu’au 31 décembre 2018.

WADA publishes new education tool: Parents’ Guide to Support Clean Sport, L’AMA publie un nouvel outil éducatif : le Guide du sport propre à l’usage des parents

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The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is pleased to publish their latest education tool entitled Parents’ Guide to Support Clean Sport. Specifically designed for parents of athletes, this education resource is intended to inform them about essential topics so that they can assist with clean athlete development by preventing the use of substances and methods prohibited in sport.

Read more: WADA publishes new education tool: Parents’ Guide to Support Clean Sport

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L’Agence mondiale antidopage (AMA) a le plaisir de publier son outil éducatif le plus récent intitulé Guide du sport propre à l’usage des parents. Destinée aux parents des sportifs, cette publication vise à les informer sur des sujets essentiels, afin qu’ils puissent contribuer au développement de sportifs propres en prévenant l’usage des substances et des méthodes interdites dans le sport.

Continuez la lecture: L’AMA publie un nouvel outil éducatif : le Guide du sport propre à l’usage des parents

World Roller Games Event Guide

The World Roller Games to be held in Nanjing, China are going to start soon – August 27th. The document below is an excellent guide to this major event in the roller skating world. Everything is here and it looks like they might be live streaming the events which will be great – just follow the links. Canada will be sending two skaters from Calgary which will be competing in figures.

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WRG 2017: The Event You Don’t Wanna Miss

The Roller Games FIRS World Championships is a multi-sport event organized by FIRS – Fédération Internationale Roller Sports – every two years and including all the disciplines under its Aegis.

Event Guide&Brand Book

Key Numbers

During 15 days of competition, more than 4.000 athletes from 50 Countries will compete in 110 events: 10 FIRS sports will be involved and 7 venues will be dedicated to the WRG.

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WHY Nanjing?

During the 2014 YOG, Roller Speed Skating and Skateboarding have been showcased in the SportsLab, and the popularity of the FIRS sports with the youth was so impressive that the Nanjing Bureau of Sport, together with the Mayor, decided to invest on a 5-year partnership with FIRS. Nanjing has been awarded the title of World Capital of Roller Sports and the Institutions are investing a lot on the success of the first edition of the World Roller Games 2017.

ABOUT FIRS Sports

All FIRS sports will be involved: Artistic, Inline Alpine, Inline Downhill, Inline Freestyle, Inline Hockey, Rink Hockey, Roller Derby, Roller Freestyle, Skateboarding, Roller Speed Skating.

They have a unique positioning due to their unique characteristics: easy to learn, able to engage all type of fans, especially the younger ones, FIRS sports can represent a way of life strongly connected with music and fashion.

Useful Links

Maxime St-Jules signe un doublé au marathon de patin à roues alignées

Dans un sprint à couper le souffle, il a d’abord bouclé les 19 tours de piste d’un circuit routier long de 2,2 km en 1h18 et 48 secondes, devançant de justesse Sergio Almarella (Ottawa), Jérôme Comtois-Urbain (Charlemagne) et Julien Armand (Montréal) qui ont terminé 2e, 3e et 4e à moins de deux secondes du vainqueur.

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VRL Hosts Successful Marathon In Laval, Le Marathon à Laval VRL Est Un Succès

Le Marathon VRL a eu lieu à Laval sous un beau ciel bleu. Le vent et les virages ont permis aux patineurs de courser dans des conditions intéressantes.

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The VRL Marathon took place in Laval under blue skies. The windy conditions and course with turns provided ample challenge for skaters to race with each other.

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