On Saturday, February 20, RSST will host a Mini-Meet for kids and novice skaters from the Rochester, Buffalo and Syracuse teams from 8:00-10:00AM at Genesee Valley Ice Arena. No fee, but you must register in advance by February 15. Email skater’s name, age as of day of meet, gender, team and 333 or 500 time to President Don Goodman.
On the day of the meet adults will skate from 7:00-8:00AM.
The final Learn to Speed Skate sessions for the 2015-16 season began on January 23rd. If you are interested in LTSS for the next season check out the Learn to Speed Skate page.
Congrats to the RSST skaters who competed in the Jack Byrne Short Track Championships in Syracuse on January 16. These young skaters brought home many personal best times. Congrats to skaters and dedicated coaches! Pictured: Holden and Josh; skaters with the Team’s vintage Club banner – Evan, Holden, Clive and Josh; missing Hunter and Anthony.
Congrats to RSSTers who competed on and off the ice the past week! Holly Turner finished the Winter Warrior Half Marathon on 01/09 several weeks after surgery for a broken wrist in 2:19. 01/13 Snow Cheap Trail Run #3: Tom Rossborough/22:23 1st M50-59; WestonRossborough/26:50 4th 20-29; Eva Culocova/38:45 14th of 40 50-59; Donna Roberts/39:10 2nd F60-69; Jerry Roberts/39:10 4th M60-69. Two former RSST skaters now training in Lake Placid with coach Tom Miller competed at the Long Track Junior Nationals in Wisconsin. Sydney Terpening earned the over all Silver Medal Junior C Ladies and Fletcher Codd was 4th in Junior Men.
Congrats Kathy and Nate Feinberg! At Marathon de Quebec on December 19-20 in the 25K Nate was 3rd/M50-59 and Kathy 4th/F50-59 and in the Defi de l’heure Nate was 4th overall and Kathy 11th overall. Results and photos.
Congrats to the RSST skaters who participated Saturday morning in a mini meet. Kids and novice adults, some only skating for a short time, posted many PBs. The morning also included an open house and LOTS of cookies, candy and some healthy food. Thanks coaches, volunteers and families. Photo: Coach Karen V. distributing awards to some of the skaters.
The Rochester Speed Skating Team meets 3 times a week at the Genesee Valley Ice Arena on Elmwood Avenue in Rochester, NY. There are approximately 45 skaters age 4-80 who participate in the training sessions. The Team’s coaches are all competitive speed skaters with a number of them having skated to national and international titles on the Master (over 30) level. Several of our teen skaters went on to train at centers in Utah, Michigan and Wisconsin with several competing on a world team. RSST conducts Learn to Speed Skate sessions several times during the season and anyone interested in learning the sport may email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information. Also check out Rochester Speed Skating Team on Facebook or contact RSST at: email@example.com
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