104th Silver Skates Meet

Illinois

Oct. 23, 2022 8 a.m. (ET)


 
Basic details: 
104th Annual Chicago Silver Skates
Sunday October 23, 2022

Triphahn Community Center & Ice Arena
1685 West Higgins Rd
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

Entries may be capped at 100 participants due to time constraints
ALL REGISTRATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY NOON ON THURSDAY October 20th
 
Schedule
9:15am – 10:00am Check-in
10:00am – 10:50am On-ice warm-up for skaters (five 10 min groupings, youngest & most novice first)
10:50am – 11:00am Ice resurface and National Anthem
11:00am – 5:50pm Races (must be clear of the ice including mats and equipment by 6:00pm)

Track:    111.12 meter ISU track on an 85’ wide by 200’ long NHL ice surface.

Formats:
The 104th  Annual Chicago Silver Skates  - will be an ABILITY MEET - all ages, experience and skill levels are welcome.  All skaters race in a heat and a final in each distance, time permitting.  Skaters will be grouped by speed, ability and size to create full heats of competitive races to make the racing fun and beneficial. Organizers reserve the right to change the program, refuse any entry, and/or make/create/combine/change groups, based on the number of skaters and/or time constraints.
 
Awards:   Skaters must race all distances to qualify for an overall award unless injured or ill.  

Medals for 1st place male and female Overall, ribbons for 2nd and 3rd Overall (Longest distance skated will break ties).