Hello everyone, Tomorrow’s (Tuesday December 29) speed skating morning session has changed to 10 am – 12 pm. See the sign below, as posted in the box office window:
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, […]
Here is the schedule that was posted in the Olympic Oval box office window: I am not sure how long this holiday schedule will be maintained, I’m guessing until New Year’s Day or the day after. Meanwhile, lots of skaters on the oval today!
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 […]
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 […]
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.
Hello everyone, As stated in the previous post, there is no skating tomorrow 12/25 (Christmas Day). As you can see, the ice seems to be a little wet. ORDA management said yesterday they are hoping to have ice for the weekend. Please watch this site for additional information. At this moment, this is what was posted for […]
I just received confirmation that there is indeed speed skating today 4 pm – 6 pm. The ice is a bit wet but should make the ice fast!
Rating (from 1 to 10, with 10 being best): 8 The ice was good yesterday, slightly pebbly but decent for skating. Awaiting ice schedule to be updated…keep watching here for schedule updates!
9 am – 11 am speed skating session ICE RATING (1 being worst and 10 being best): 6 Ice was very pebbly and light snow covering. 4 pm – 6 pm speed skating session RATING: 7.5 Ice was smoother and “faster”, no snow covering. Still some rough spots on the corners. Tomorrow’s speed skating is scheduled for 4 […]