Heartland Open - (For skaters ages 12 and older (as of 7/1/17) who meet the qualifying time standard of 1:48.0 for men and 1:58.0 for women in the 1000 meters. The time standard must be from a sanctioned short track meet, from July 1, 2016 or latter)
The format of the Meet is a two round progression, one Heat and a final. The number of finals are based on the number of skaters in the Heats. First place of each Heat goes to the A final, then seeded by times.
The Super Events are based on overall points. All athletes will skate in a Super, (A, B, C...) for their longest distance.
Events (not run in order)
Heartland Racing Series
We are proud to part of the Heartland Racing Series.
A season-long Midwest and Eastern circuit ofshort track ice speed skating open class races to develop passion and skills for racing. Click here for additional information on the series.
Special Equipment is our exclusive on-site vendor for all of your equipment needs. If you're looking to make a purchase or have equipment problems, Special Equipment will be there for you!
Novice ---------- Junior F --------- Junior E --------- Junior D --------- Junior C --------- Junior B --------- Junior A --------- Seniors ---------- Masters 1 ------- Masters 2 ------- Heartland Open -
111M / 222M / 333M / Super 500M 111M / 222M / 333M / Super 500M 222M / 333M / 500M / Super 777M 333M / 500M / 777M / Super 1000M 500M / 777M / 1000M / Super 1500M 500M / 777M / 1000M / Super 1500M 500M / 777M / 1000M / Super 1500M 500M / 777M / 1000M / Super 1500M 500M / 777M / 1000M / Super 1500M 500M / 777M / 1000M / Super 1500M 500M / 777M / 1000M / Super 1500M
SpeediCast will be live streaming the 2017 Buffalo Short Track Championships. Friends and family can watch each and every race in real time and listen to Gordon Cepuran expertly announce all the action.
After the two days of competition are over, Gordon will post the Championships to his YouTube channel. Athletes and their fans will be able to watch all the past action and excitement whenever and wherever they want.