Figure Skating

Branden Macnaughton, Lane Ogden, Kourtney Holberton, and Kally Campbell skate along Sparwood’s new skating trail. (Soranne Floarea/ The Free Press)

Lace up those skates: District of Sparwood opens public skating trail

The 400 metre long loop is located next to the Recreation and Leisure Centre

 

A dated photo of Fernie firefighters brushing up on their ice rescue training. (Soranne Floarea/The Free Press)

Skate safe: Fernie FAR offers ice safety tips

Residents urged to be cautious on ice as temperatures fluctuate

 

TUESDAY OLYMPIC REPEATS Ice dance gold medallists Canada’s Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir hold up the Canadian flag during victory ceremonies at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Tuesday, February 20, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

Ice dance star Tessa Virtue happily out of her comfort zone in Queens MBA program

Olympic athletes, both active and retired, have been front and centre in the battle against the pandemic

 

Every performer from the show gathered together on the ice.

Sparwood Skating Club gives slick performance

Grooving to the soundtrack of Grease, the skaters showed off a season of hard work

Every performer from the show gathered together on the ice.
Local skater Bree Chardonnens is headed to the BC Winter Games.

Local girl skates her way to BC Winter Games

Thirteen-year-old Bree Chardonnens will be representing the Kootenay region at the games

Local skater Bree Chardonnens is headed to the BC Winter Games.
The first performance of the night saw 26 skaters performing to the song Sing to the Night.

Skating the night away with Shred Kelly

The Fernie Skating Club hosted their annual showcase this weekend

The first performance of the night saw 26 skaters performing to the song Sing to the Night.
Shred Kelly partners with Fernie Skating Club

Shred Kelly partners with Fernie Skating Club

The Skate to the Night Ice Show will feature live music by local band Shred Kelly

Shred Kelly partners with Fernie Skating Club