Tag Archive: speed skating

Newest building a hit in “Howe Happenings”

March 9, 2022

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Thumbs up for K+S Potash Canada Multi-sport Centre The K+S Potash Canada Multi-sport Centre has been a welcome addition to the Gordie Howe Sports Complex grounds. The Multi-sport Centre opened... Read More

Oval closes for season

March 1, 2022

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Thanks for making time on ice great It was a great outdoor season for skating, but unfortunately, all good things come to an end. The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval... Read More

Oval nears close for 2021-22 season

February 25, 2022

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Skating surface will shut down Tuesday, March 1 The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval is in its final days for the 2021-22 season. Skaters will be able to enjoy the... Read More

Public skating hours increased for Oval

February 15, 2022

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Skaters have more options on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays Skaters of all levels now have more time to use the Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval on three weekday days. On... Read More

“Howe Happenings” features Olympic prospects

February 9, 2022

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Photo roundup full of more Complex fun in winter With the Winter Olympics going on in Beijing, China, it seems fitting that February’s main feature has an Olympic theme to... Read More

The Oval is here for you

January 14, 2022

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Public skating popular once again this winter The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval is still one of the popular winter spots to get active and have fun in Saskatoon. Since... Read More

Speed skating oval to open Dec. 11

December 10, 2021

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Lots of options for public skating The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval is set to open for the season on Saturday, December 11. The Oval will be open for public... Read More

Multi-sport Centre sneak peeks

May 20, 2021

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Building closing in on completion It won’t be long now until the Multi-Sport Centre is completed. If everything goes according to plan, the crew here at the Gordie Howe Sports... Read More

Multi-Sport Centre coming together

March 12, 2021

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Great progress shown in Marciniuk photo tour The new Multi-Sport Centre is coming together in a great visible way. With the warmer temperatures we are now experiencing and spring seemingly... Read More

Great Clarence Downey Oval season ends

March 5, 2021

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Thank you for making time on the ice great It was an outdoor skating season like no other, but it was still a great one. The crew at the Gordie... Read More

Oval closed Saturday, reopens Sunday

February 12, 2021

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Complex looks forward to welcoming back skaters The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval is going to reopen, but skaters are going have to be patient and sit through one more... Read More

Oval closed Thurs., Feb. 11

February 10, 2021

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Extreme cold warning continues for Saskatoon Mother Nature is continuing to keep Saskatoon and area in a deep freeze. Due to the extreme cold warnings issued by Environment Canada for... Read More

Oval closure extended

February 8, 2021

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Shutdown runs to Wednesday due to weather Mother Nature is throwing a wrench into trying to have some outdoor fun. Due to the extreme cold warnings issued by Environment Canada... Read More

Oval Closed Saturday, Sunday and Monday

February 5, 2021

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Environment Canada issues extreme cold warning OVAL CLOSED – Due to the frigid conditions and the extreme cold warning issued by Environment Canada, the Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval will... Read More

Oval closed today Jan. 25, 2021

January 25, 2021

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Environment Canada issues extreme cold warning OVAL CLOSED – Jack Frost has decided action at the Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval is a no go. Due to the extreme cold... Read More

Speed skating oval a hit

January 15, 2021

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Lots of options for public skating The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval is a hit. Since the oval opened up for the 2020-21 season this past Dec. 15, 2020, we’ve... Read More

New Year’s Message from the Friends of the Bowl

December 30, 2020

Written by Gordie Howe Sports Complex staff


Continuing upgrades near completion In what has been quite an adventure in 2020, we are happy to see our family here at the Gordie Howe Sports Complex continue with us... Read More