December 2008 SaskSecrets

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Canada's Best Figure Skaters Will Take to the Ice in Saskatoon

The 2009 BMO Canadian Figure Skating Championships will be held at Credit Union Centre in Saskatoon January 14 – 18, 2009. 

2009 BMO Canadian Figure Skating Championships

Hosted by Skate Canada, this event will feature the top figure skaters in the country as they compete for a spot on the World Team. Excitement will be high as the team selected at this event will compete at the World Championships to determine the number of Canadian competitors that will be sent to the 2010 Winter Olympics.

This elite figure skating competition will feature about 150 high caliber athletes in all four disciplines, including women’s, men’s, pairs and ice dance, for both the junior and senior levels. Tickets are currently on sale, and can be purchased through Ticketmaster charge-by-phone centres across Canada (306-938-7800 in Saskatoon), online at or in person at the Credit Union Centre box office.
Photo courtesy of Skate Canada/Brett Barden.

2010 World Junior Hockey Championships

2010 World Junior Hockey ChampionshipsIf hockey is more your sport, it won’t be long before Regina and Saskatoon play host to the 2010 World Junior Championships, happening December 26, 2009 – January 5, 2010. Hockey fans will experience one of the world’s biggest sporting events and see the best junior hockey players in the world, and future NHL stars, play live.

Tickets are currently on sale through Ticketmaster, and affordable monthly payment plan options are available. For information or tickets call 1-800-970-SEAT or 306-543-7800 or visit

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