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Upcoming events

  •   Sat, Sep 30 - 10 a.m.: Turkey Roll - Location: Gracefield - This is a fund raising event for the Ottawa Food Bank to help needy families at Thanksgiving, fee is minimum of $25 and all proceeds go to the Ottawa Food Bank. It consists of a social / fitness skate depending on one's ability of up to 40K. By popular demand the location has been changed to the brand new pavement on the Gracefield path. Park behind the MRC building on rue de la Polyvalente.
  •   Sat, Nov 4 - 6 p.m.: Annual General Meeting and Year End Party - Location: Les Brasseurs du Temps

OISC 2017 Season

published on March 19, 2016 

Here's what the line up includes for 2017:

  • Our Fitness Program led by Marco on Tuesday evenings
  • Social skates with Hugh on the NCC paths every Thursday evening
  • Sunday group skating at the Rockcliffe parkway
  • Indoor Inline Program during the winter and fall
  • 24 Hour Inline Weekend in Montreal on Sep 16-16
  • Annual Turkey Roll fall fundraiser for the Food Bank
  • Day trips to the 1000 Islands Parkway and P'tit Train du Nord
  • Non-skating social events
  • And much more!

Our season begins on May 6th, click the Programs menu above for more details.

About the Ottawa Inline Skating Club

The OISC offers social skating, technique training for advanced skaters and fun social activities to skaters of different levels with its objective being to "promote fitness, recreation, and competitive abilities through inline skating".

OISC provides a variety of programs for inline skaters.  Our fitness program provides weekly training workouts for advanced skaters to keep in shape and learn technique for racing and speed skating.  Our social program is designed for skaters at all levels, every Thursday evening we head out to a different NCC path then refresh for a drink and dinner at a local pub. 

The fitness program is designed to assist skaters training for racing events including the Montreal Marathon in July and the 24 Hour Inline in August.

Our Social program includes both skating and non-skating events to complement the fitness programs and provides lots of fun for all!

This year Figure 8 is offering OISC members a 20% discount of any new in-stock inline skates.  All items that need to be specially ordered will be less 10% + shipping charges incurred.  Check out Figure 8 at http://www.figure8ottawa.ca/

How to register?

In order to reduce our running costs, we are no longer offering online registration.  Our membership fee is $45, but come out and try a session for $5. Please contact membership@inlineottawa.com for more information.

Click here for more information about the Fitness Program.

Click here for more information about the Social Program.

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City of Ottawa Beginner Training

The Ottawa Inline Skating Club is designed for members who have learned how to skate.  If you are new to inline skating and are looking for beginner training, the City of Ottawa offers beginner inline skating training in the spring. Here's how to access these courses on the City web site:

1. Browse to the Service Ottawa site at https://apps102.ottawa.ca/Activities/ActivitiesAdvSearch.asp

2. Under the heading "Browse for Activities", click "Adult" then "Skating".

3. Scroll down and you will see the list of the beginner and intermediate courses and locations offered.

Once you feel comfortable braking and navigating hills, come out and join us for social skates on Thursday nights.  Our members can offer tips during the social skates.