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Public skating is available especially weekend. Various nations come to train their speed skating... read more

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Great place to go iceskating! Watch out for public skating times on their website.

Great place to go iceskating! Watch out for public skating times on their website. You can lend... read more

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Once the training grounds of the 1988 Winter Olympics, this 450-meter indoor track is now open to the public.
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Reviewed yesterday

Public skating is available especially weekend. Various nations come to train their speed skating athletes in world competitions. On several occasions teams were training on long and short track rinks.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank springbanktraveller
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place to go iceskating! Watch out for public skating times on their website. You can lend skates and helmets there.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank johanna15061991
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This was fun. The oval is still a good place to skate from beginner to pro. It sits on the University grounds so you do have to pay for parking but bus service is good. The ice is good as well. The price is good...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John1138
Reviewed November 20, 2018

We dined with the U. of Calgary's new Chancellor and her family right after her installation at the recent graduation ceremony. Figer foods were fine and full of signs of freshness and excellent cooking. Staff were unpretentious and mostly silent as thghey served our varied...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bobsolomon
Reviewed November 3, 2018

The university has various organised programs at this place and it is worth it to attend especially fairs / family geared celebrations / so on . there is lots more to do than to sit in front of a TV / Video game especially in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Gaucalgary
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Olympic Oval is a part of the historical Olympic Park builded to Calgary'88 Olympic Games. We came here to visit the outside part in Summer-2017 (because, when we arrived about 6 p.m. all buildings were closed) and it was very beautiful and interesting place, specially...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed May 9, 2018

I was on campus on other business, but had some time to see what's happening at the Olympic Oval. They had pulled the ice, and so there wasn't anything going on inside, but it did give me a chance to take in the beautiful banners...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BenLar137
Reviewed March 20, 2018

An excellent training facility, it also has public skating at select hours. University parking can be an issue at times.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank crazyhorse2007
Reviewed January 25, 2018

It was extremely difficult to find how to park and get there. When we finally found the parking garage, you had to pay to park and walk through the snow so we just gave up going in. Disappointed!!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank lholne
Reviewed December 29, 2017

a legacy from the '88 Olympics on the University of Calgary campus. A huge building that is big enough for two hockey rinks inside of the speed sating track. A marvelous multi purpose building that still houses the speed skating world cups

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Nick D
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