Ice Conditions 12/30/15

10 am – 12 pm session: 7.5 Slightly better than yesterday, still a bit soft but slightly faster. Slight snow covering. The edges are very rough but the middle and inside of the track was better.   4 pm – 6 pm: 6 Still quite soft, some rough spots.  

Ice Conditions 12/29/15

Ice conditions for today, Tuesday 12/29/15 10 am – 12 pm 5 “Training ice” as one speed skater said. Rough conditions due to freezing rain. There are still some rough spots. 4 pm – 6 pm (split session) 6 Ice was slightly better this time around; still some rough spots but not as many. Slight […]

Ice Conditions 12/28/15

Ice Conditions for the 9 am -11 am session: 6.5 The ice was slower than usual, slight snow covering, some rough spots on the edges and corners. Still we’re happy to have skating on the oval! 4 pm – 6 pm (split session):¬†7 Faster ice than this morning, slight snow cover. Still some rough spots, […]

9-11 & 4-6 speed skating (update)

UPDATE (1:34 pm): I heard from a oval ticket seller that there are tentative plans for a 4-6 speed skating session today. Not sure if it will be split or not. The ice is rather wet as it is raining. ICE CONDITIONS (1 to 10 with 10 being the best) FOR 9 am – 11 […]

Ice Update: December 26 2015

The crews continue to flood the oval to make ice for skating. Here are some images.   I have heard from oval staff and crew that there are plans for a full day of skating tomorrow. To clarify, those hours are: 10 am – 12 pm SPEED SKATING 1 pm – 3 pm PUBLIC SKATING […]

Info on skating this weekend

The ice became very thin yesterday (it was warm and windy) so therefore the crews are working tonight, putting down water to make more ice. I have been told there will be no ice tomorrow (Saturday), but possibly by Sunday. I will post information as I receive it.