Guiding Principles

Vision

Inspiring all Canadians to embrace the joy of skating.

Mission

Skate Canada will have a continuing legacy of champions and be recognized as a leader in the delivery of skating programs.

Values

Healthy Lifestyle

Skating instils a love of physical activity that contributes to the health and happiness of all who participate.

Life Skills

Goal-setting, discipline, perseverance, and lessons about competing with integrity, winning fairly and losing gracefully are skills that are valuable aspects of life.

Building Community

Pursuing learning and reaching goals in the company of others creates a sense of community and a willingness to give back to one’s larger community.

Creativity/Innovation

The collaborating process between coach and athlete, instructor and skater, ice and movement is integral to innovative physical and aesthetic self-expression.

Excellence

Excellence is being the best skater, competitor, coach, official, administrator or leader you can be.