Name: Greater Durham Special Olympics - Speed Skating
Sports & Activities: Ice Skating
Address: Ajax Community Centre Ajax, Ontario L1S 4S4
Website: https://greaterdurham.specialolympicsontario.ca/gdso-programs/skating-programs/speed-skating
Regions: York, Durham, Headwaters

About Us: (Short Track) Speed Skating is a competitive skating sport that showcases athletes' strength, speed, and coordination . Enrollment of registered athletes aged 12+ who must be able to skate is approved only after an an assessment of skating skills by the head coach. Cost is $405, which includes a $50 Speed Skating Ontario fee (waived if registered with another Speed Skating Ontario Club and the paid has been paid already or if no competitions will be entered all season). Installment payments can be arranged with the GDSO treasurer. Skaters registered with a generic (i.e. not Special Olympics only) Speed Skating Ontario Club only must pay a $15 fee to compete in Special Olympics events / categories at Speed Skating meets.