Speedskating in St. Louis, MO – fun for all ages and ability levels!
Club Meets 2023-24 Season
Gateway Short Track Championships- St. Louis, MO
Congratulations to all our amazing club skaters and out of town visitors who made this meet such a fun event!A big shout out to the work our volunteer parents and alumni do to make this meet happen. From the food to the awards setup to our sponsors, the on-ice crew, and our medal podium.
Bay State Meet- Boston, MA
Ethan and Andrew Sonn representing at the Bay State Meet.
Annual Capitol City Speedskating Championships- Jefferson City, MO
Congrats to an almost entirely Gateway podium standing! From L to R: Grant, Sawyer, Faith, and CalebOur Gateway Club had a commanding number of attendees representing at this Jeff City Meet! Go Gateway! Check out the local news coverage featuring many of our skaters!
Park Ridge & Franklin Park Dual Meets- Chicago, IL
Victor, Coach Sam, Isabella, Tony, Carter, Aubrey, and Parker strongly represent Gateway at back to back meets in Chicago!
Aubrey at Park Ridge!Carter medaling at Park Ridge!The brother and sister skating duo!
Parker and Aubrey racing for Gateway!
Isabella winning her first medal in her first short track meet ever!Isabella in position 3 (the shortest one) at the start with skaters from Chicago and Indiana
Great Lakes Track Championships- Milwaukee, WI
Victor and Andrew skating to represent Gateway- strong skating guys!
Corin (position 2) and Ethan (position 5) representing Gateway in the Heartland Mens B group.The infamous Pettit speedskater sculptureCorin’s amazing hair at the chili socialGateway alumnus Sam who skates for Northbrook now!
Andrew, Victor, Corin, and Ethan wrap up their full day of skating hard.
Buffalo Short Track Championships- Buffalo, NY
Sophia Ashley-Martin- Women’s Heartland SeriesEthan Sonn- Men’s Heartland B Series
Andrew Sonn races Junior DEthan Sonn- 3rd in the Heartland Series B division
Chicago Silver Skates- Glen Ellyn, Illinois
Carter and Aubrey Hausman represent Gateway at the meet and set several PBs!
Carter starting the race in Lane 1. Carter ends up placing 1st in his division!
Desert Classic Meet- Salt Lake City, Utah
The lean is so tremendous, the knee is at the ice!
The season opened with the first meet of the season in Utah’s Olympic Oval- Aug 2023
Anna Quinn- long track speedskater- leads a pack of skaters training at Utah’s Olympic Oval. Anna, and her brother Ian, grew up skating with our club.
Anna Quinn (long track speedskater) and Ethan Cepuran (2022 Winter Olympian long track speedskater) share a dinner out in Park City, Utah sharing lots of stories about speedskating!
Olympian Ian Quinn (Winter 2022) grew up in our club and visited us to tell us about his experiences!Next to Ian Quinn is Coaches Scott and Phil sharing memories of Ian when he was a club member.Club member fan waiting for a signed autograph photo!Annual Club Picnic and Welcome Back to the Season celebration- 2022
Club fundraising event at the Greentree Festival in Kirkwood Sept 2022
2022-23 Season Meets
Land of Lincoln Meet- Champaign Urbana, IL
Our club’s Heartland Series skaters at Champaign-Urbana’s Land of Lincoln Meet 2023. The Heartland Series includes a number of meets throughout the season that requires a specific 1000m time to be a part of this skating group who compete with others across numerous midwest states.
Gateway Meet- St. Louis, MO
Sharpening blades are a big part of speedskating- these blades need to be sharp!
The Gateway Meet 2022 is our own home meet held annually in January at the Kirkwood Ice Rink.
Northburke Meet- Northbrook, IL
The Chicago area Northburke meet had great representation from our club!