The Ice Report – January 27 & 28

What a weekend! After difficult conditions on Thursday, the crew worked tirelessly to restore the ice for our Irving Jaffee Single Distance Championships meet this weekend. Thank you to the Oval crew for restoring the ice to its former glory! January 27 ICE RATING (from 1-10, with 10 being the best): 7.5 Overall The morning […]

The Ice Report – January 26, 2018

What a difference a day makes. Although the ice certainly wasn’t “perfect”, it was much improved from yesterday’s conditions. Some of the spots on the ice were so smooth and fast I would have rated a 9…but there are still some rough spots (especially on the corners) and the far inner lane still needs work, […]

The Ice Report – January 25, 2018

The ice was rather rough today, but we have been told the crew will continue working on it to improve the conditions for this weekend’s meet. ICE RATING (from 1-10, with 10 being the best): 5.5 There were several rough patches (especially on corners), partially filled holes, and shell ice patches. The crew will be […]

Oval schedule change and updates

Due to ice maintenance, the Oval is expected to be closed tomorrow, (Thursday, January 25). The crew has been working on reviving the ice after the warm, rainy conditions over the weekend and on Monday, and want to ensure we have the best possible ice for our weekend of racing and skating. ORDA management tells […]