About Us

The Vancouver Speed Skating Club (VSSC) has been offering short track speed skating since 1980 and welcomes skaters of all ages and abilities. From children to adults recreational to competitive, and Special Olympians. VSSC is governed and supported by Speed Skating British Columbia (SSBC) and Speed Skating Canada (SSC). 


Our Program

Beginner Group

Wednesday 4:30–5:30pm
Friday 4:30–5:15pm
Sunday 6:00–7:00pm

Intermediate/Advanced Group

Wednesday 5:00–6:30pm
Friday 5:15–7:30pm
Sunday 7:00–9:00pm

Meet Our Coaches

Getting Started

Go to the Start... Ready...

Here is an essential guide to the sport of Short Track Speed Skating to help parents and young skaters acclimate.

This is an overview of our registration process, the requirements to participate and an easy to follow checklist. 

VSSC has a great Special Olympic program that runs simultaneously with our Beginner practices.

We are grateful for the generous support from our community
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