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The Club at Ice Station, Valencia, CA

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Speed skating - Los Angeles & Ventura counties

What we do

 

Fundraising

Santa Clarita Speed Skating wants to thank all those who have donated and contributed to the GoFundMe fundraiser campaign for additional club equipment. If you would like to be part of the new generation of SoCal speed skaters, visit our GoFundMe page.

A BIG THANK YOU TO:
Marcelo Poulet, Debra Halcrow, David Jepson, Ozzie Perez, Sydney Chu & Wang Hsiu Huei, Sean Clegg, Patricia Engle, Lorri Gunn, Lambert Gagnon.

 

What's New?

 

Presenting our State Champions
 
Tessa Poulet - Tiny Tot Ladies (6 and younger)
Alex Gagnon - Tiny Tot Men (6 and younger)
Haley Wilkinson - Pee Wee Ladies (7-8)
Matthias Nguyen - Pony Men (7-10)
Matthew Chen - Junior C Men (13-14 )
Ken Mastrianna - Master 50+ Men (50-59)
Don Ness - Master 70+ Men (70-79)
The Santa Clarita Speed Skating Club - overall State Champion Club 

 

 

Our Short Track Speed Skating Training Sessions

What:  Regular Team Practice
Where: Ice Station Valencia - every Thursday
27745 North Smyth Drive, Valencia 91355
Ice Time: 5:55 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
 
What: Off-Ice Bicycle Conditioning
Where: El Dorado Park in Long Beach - most Saturdays and Sundays
7550 Spring Street, Long Beach 90815
Off-Ice Time: mornings, time varies - check with Ken Mastrianna
 
What: Technical Training with Doctor Bob
Where: Ice Station Valencia - most Wednesdays
27745 North Smyth Drive, Valencia 91355
Ice Time: varies, usually 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. - check with Doc

 
What:  Occasional Team Practice
Where: Iceoplex Simi Valley - some Sundays
131 West Easy Street, Simi Valley 93065
Ice Time: when available - check the calendar and with Ken

 

What's the Fee?

 Monthly fee:  $140 for four sessions

Loaner skates and safety equipment are included (if available, first come, first served). Bring your own gloves. Long-sleeved shirt and long pants required. Please arrive at least 30 minutes early for proper fitting.  

Thank you LA84 in helping us keep our fees down and for helping to keep us safe with the proper safety equipment!

 

A non-profit, charitable organization [501c3]

President - Ron Halcrow - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Vice President - Rebecca Sgamba
Secretary/Treasurer - Bob Allison
Head Coach - Ken Mastrianna
 
Our Speed Skating Club is made possible thanks to the generosity of people like you.
 
If you wish to support our mission, please contact any club officer.
 
 

Our Champions

Jacqueline Chen was the US Junior Ladies Champion during the 2012-2013 season, the Junior Ladies National Champion during the 2012-2013 season, and the Juvenile Ladies National Champion during the 2011-2012 season. Jacqueline placed 7th Overall in the 2014 Olympic Trials.
Jacqueline Chen was a member of the US World Junior Team during the 2011-2012 and 2012-2013 seasons.
Sarah Chen was the US Junior Ladies Champion during the 2011-2012 season.
Sarah Chen was a member of the US World Cup Team during the 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 seasons.  Sarah placed 4th Overall in the 2014 Olympic Trials.
Sarah Chen was a member of the US World Junior Team during the 2009-2010 and 2011-2012 seasons.
Sarah Chen is a four-time Age Group National Champion and a three-time Age Group North American Champion.
Elizabeth Lee was the Pony Ladies State Champion during the 2011-2012 season.
Matthias Nguyen was the Pee Wee Men State Champion during the 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 seasons.
Alex Brewer was the Midget Men State Champion during the 2010-2011 season.
Brian Nelson was the Senior Men National LT Champion during the 2010-2011 season.
Ken Mastrianna was the Master Men 50+ National Champion during the 2010-2011 and 2012-2013 seasons.
Ron Halcrow was the Master Men 60+ National Champion during the 2010-2011 season.
Don Ness was the Master Men 70+ State Champion during the 2010-2011 season.
Brendon Winston was the Junior Men State Champion during the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 seasons.
Timothy Cervenka was the Juvenile Men State Champion during the 2008-2009 season.
Frank Nilsen was the Master Men 40+ State Champion during the 2008-2009 season.
Marisa Watkins was the Junior Ladies World Champion in Special Olympics Snowboarding during the 2008-2009 season.
Marisa Watkins was the Juvenile Ladies State Champion during the 2006-2007 season.
Alex Goldenring was the SCSSA LA84 Foundation Male Skater of the Year in 2006-2007.
 

Web Store

Need a Club Hooded Sweatshirt or a Long Sleeved T-Shirt?  

This is the place.  It is easy to order online.

Just click on SCSSC Accessories to get Club sweatshirts, T-shirts, etc. Proceeds fund the club to buy ice time and reduce your fees.

 

Race Results

View complete race results by season. Plus, browse Jerry Search's photos of the various meets.

 

Clubs within the Club

Sub-Minute Club
Joel Isidro Andrew Hagemeier Matthias Nguyen         
Sarah Chen Jacqueline Chen Matthew Chen
Katelyn Brewer Dr. Bob Allison      Ron Halcrow
Alex Brewer Alex Goldenring John Behle
Marie Valentine Ken Mastrianna Christian Sookiasian
Johnny Latson Peter Smokler Marco Suson
Lyla Stone Brendon Winston
*entry is made by skating the 500 meter race in less than one minute
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Faster than the Masters Club

Matthias Nguyen                          Matthew Chen                    Alex Brewer 
Jacqueline Chen Sarah Chen

*entry is open only to Ponys (7-10 yr olds) and Midgets (11-12 year olds) and is made by skating the 500 meter race in a time faster than the fastest master in any Regional Championship Meet

 

Skate Your Age Club

Dr. Bob Allison                            Don Ness                             Peter Smokler
Ron Halcrow                               Ken Mastrianna

*entry is made by skating the 500 meter race in a time (in seconds) that is under your age

 

KNBC So Cal, January 27, 2014

KNBC's Lolita Lopez covers Santa Clarita Speed Skating Club and what it takes to ramain in the speed-skating game. 

Full Story on NBC So Cal...

KNBC So Cal - January 7, 2014

KNBC So Cal's Lolita Lopez covers Jacqueline Chen and Santa Clarita Speed Skating Club.

Full Story at NBC So Cal...

Nick News 'Going for Cold Gold'

Sarah Chen featured in Nick News Going for Cold Gold video preview on the 2014 Winter Olympics: Nick.com...

KNBC So Cal - January 2, 2014

KNBC So Cal covers Sarah Chen's Olympic ambitions.

Full Story at NBC So Cal...

Southern California skaters making headlines

Congratulations to Jacqueline Chen on making the 2014 US Junior Worl Team!

Congratulations to Sarah Chen on placing 4th Overall in the 2014 Olympic Trials!

Congratulations to Jacqueline Chen on placing 7th Overall in the 2014 Olympic Trials!

 

November 18, 2011 - KTLA Channel 5

Santa Clarita Speed Skaters push KTLA's Jessica Holmes across the ice in a "Hamster Roll"

KTLA's Henry DiCarlo speaks about speed skating with Santa Clarita Speed Skating Club's president, Ron Halcrow

Thanks to Jim Rothwell for providing these videos.

Santa Clarita Speed Skating Club on set with KTLA Channel 5 at Pershing Square, downtown Los Angeles

Santa Clarita Speed Skating Club with KTLA Channel 5 in Pershing Square, Los Angeles

SCSSC on Facebook

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Penny Drive

Do you have a bunch of pennies lying around? Not sure want to do with them? 

Santa Clarita Speed Skating Club's penny drive

Bring them to practice every Thursday and donate to the Penny Drive. We'll take them off your hands.

Results & Competitions

Mission & Profile

Mission

To develop young talent, foster community involvement and continue to grow as a dynamic club representing US Speedskating.

Club Profile

We're a growing club, always looking for new members to share in this exciting sport.

Our club is affiliated with US Speedskating, and the Southern California Speed Skating Association (SCSSA).

We're a non-profit, charitable organization [IRS 501(c)3].

Skaters young and old, beginner to advanced, are coached by a previous National Champion and current Master World Record holder in the 1500 meter event, Ken Mastrianna. By placing an emphasis on proper skating technique, Ken creates an atmosphere where all skaters, regardless of skill level, are welcome.

Contact Us...

Parent Organizations

Southern California Speed Skating Association (SCSSA)
U.S. Speedskating

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Web Store

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Images - Skaters

Matthias 2013 Nationals

Matthew 2012 Nationals

Lacing up

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