Please read the entire posting - there will be a pop quiz :)
WHAT: Come for a refreshing outdoor skate, with optional beverage afterward.
WHY: Fresh air and exercise.
WHO: All skating levels are welcome but you must be able to skate confidently without holding onto the railing or a bar. There are no railings on the lagoon.
GEAR & SAFETY:
Required: skates, smiles, common sense, warm layers; Optional: hockey helmet, hot drink, music, camera, money for coffee; Safety: Please read the City's "Safety Tips for Ice".
CONTINGENCY WEATHER PLAN: snow storm = cancel.
Prince's Island Park Lagoon ice is run by the City of Calgary (info here). Read this article in Calgary Herald on the rink.
This is a social meetup; it is not a skating lesson. Use the rink at your own risk.
- If you do not wish to sign up, do nothing; no need to RSVP No.
- If you RSVP Yes, please show up on time. After RSVP closes and before the start of the event, you may change your status by posting a comment, or by messaging your Event Host directly.
- Otherwise it will be recorded as a no-show.
WAIVERS: As per the new policy for Waivers, your consent is required for attending this event. You may also be asked to provide the name and phone number of an emergency contact. Please read the Waiver by clicking HERE.
You are fully aware that organizers are not professional guides and by your RSVP you assume all responsibility for your safety and well-being, and that of your guests. You are fully prepared with proper gear and you're physically fit to do this activity with the group.
COMMENTS & QUESTIONS: Please message Event Host directly for a speedier reply. Thank you for reading.