About Us



Established in 1972, the Juan de Fuca Skating Club maintains a passion for skating by encouraging skating instruction, practice, enjoyment and advancement of its members in all aspects of figure skating.


Our Club members are dedicated to the sport of Figure Skating and strive for individual excellence!


Our Coaches are qualified professional coaches who also have a passion and dedication in training skaters in achieving excellence in each skaters individual skating goals. Junior Coaches at JDF Skating Club are amazing! They mentor younger skaters with patience, compassion, goal setting, reasonable expectations and friendship!


The club skates at the Juan de Fuca Recreation Centre and Westhills Arena in Victoria, BC, Canada and offers Canskate/Junior, Intermediate, and advanced synchronized skating programs.


Be sure to visit the Executive page to view our key personnel!


The Juan de Fuca Skating Club (JDFSC) was formed in 1972 by Gayle Wallach and Joann Van Amstel. Joann is still active with the club as a Judge.

If there is anyone wanting to access the Skate Canada website here are the instructions to do so:


1. Go to www.skatecanada.ca

2. At the top left hand corner there is a TAB titles MEMBERS, click on it.

3. From there a new window will open up. Click on the Red Button labelled SIGN IN

4. A new page will open and part way down the page there is a questions that says: Have Access to an invitation code? Redeem here.
Click on the word here.

5. A new page will open and there will be a spot for you invitation code. In this box type your Skate Canada number followed immediately by your last name in lower case letters. EX. 1234567890smith

6. Once you click on submit you will be prompted to create a username and password. From there you are on your own to navigate.