Registration Opening On July 31, 2019!
New Members ALWAYS Welcome!
Inscription en ligne à partir du 31 juillet 2019!
Nouveaux membres TOUJOURS bienvenue!
Registering as a member of the GCSSC means that you are accepting the below policies and that you agree to adhere to these policies.
A damage deposit of $200 is required for equipment rental (post dated cheque). Equipment will be inspected by the equipment manager upon return by the skater. If conditions of the signed agreement are not met the damage deposit will be cashed by the club. More information can be found on the rental agreement form.
Non-returning members joining after October 1, 2019 shall pay the Club membership and rental fees pro-rated from the first day of the month in which they joined the club. OSSA fees shall be paid in full.
First two participants of a family pay full price. (Applies to the two highest fees). Third & subsequent participants pay discounted fee (50% discount, does not apply to OSSA fees which are mandatory or to skate rental fees). Family discounts are only applicable to immediate family members.
Non-Sufficient Fund (NSF) cheques will result in a $25 administration fee payable to the GCSSC.
Adherence to the payment schedule for all fees is expected, late payments will result in a $25
administration fee payable to the GCSSC (unless an extenuating circumstances arrangement has been previously discussed with the Treasurer). Late payments may result in suspension from ice sessions until such time the issue is rectified.
A registered member who withdraws from the GCSSC on or before October 1, 2019 shall be refunded all fees less a $75 administration fee. No refunds will be issued after October 1, 2019 (November 1, 2019 for Group 1 skaters).
As an affiliated club, the GCSSC collects the OSSA and SSC fees and pays them directly to OSSA for each member as per the categories below.
OSSA Membership Fees Collected by GCSSC for the 2019-20 Season (included in the total skating fees)
Elite Skater $165
This type of member is a skater who competes in International and/or Domestic sanctioned competitions including SSC National Championships, Age Class, Junior, Senior, Qualifiers, Canada Cups, North Americans, Canada Winter Games and selection events in Canada. Includes SSC fees of $60.00
Provincial/Competitive Skater $130
This type of member is a skater who competes in any SSC or Branch sanctioned provincial level competition. Includes SSC membership fees of $40.00
Regional Skater $105
This membership allow skaters to participate in sanctioned regional competitions. Includes SSC membership fees of $20.00
Recreational Skater $55
This type of member is a skater who does not compete in sanctioned competition. Includes SSC membership fees of $20.00
Associate Member $35
This type of member contributes as a coach, official, volunteer or is a parent who does not participate as a skating member. Includes SSC fees of $6.00
Out of Province Skaters $80
Skaters who are training out of the province at one of Canada’s national training centres are must register as Elite skaters with their Clubs but are only required to pay SSC’s membership fees and a reduced OSSA fee. Includes SSC membership fees of $60.00
Membership fees include Speed Skating Canada membership fees, insurance fees and all applicable taxes. Memberships expire on August 31 of each year.
IMPORTANT: Insurance coverage does not extend to speed skating events (camps or competitions) sanctioned or otherwise, outside of Canada. Members travelling to skate outside of Canada should ensure they have personal travel insurance including sport participation coverage.