Vernon Speed Skating Club is proud to recognize the elite athletes that bring honour to the speed skating community. These athletes work tirelessly to achieve a level of competition and success that gains them recognition in the sport. Accomplishments from these athletes reflect back on our Club and compel us, with great delight, to represent them here.
Senior Speed Skater
Connie Kapak is a contender to be reckoned with. Connie skated with the Vortex Team prior to moving to Calgary to be a part of something bigger. She now trains Long Track at the Calgary Olympic Oval and competes at a National level.Read More
Former Head Coach
Mike was with Vernon Speed Skating Club for over 10 years and, prior to this, was instrumental in starting up the Salmon Arm Speed Skating Club.Read More
Former Founder and Mentor
Peter Blokker passed away in January of 2018. He was one of the Founders of the Vernon Speed Skating Club. He was also a friend, a coach, a mentor, a master skater, and a passionate individual who loved the sport. He will be missed by many.Read More