About Us

Great Atlantic Speedskating Club (GASC) was established in 2002 by a few enthusiastic people who wanted to learn to speedskate after watching the 2002 Winter Olympics. The Club is a Direct Club under US Speedskating Association. We are a tax-exempt organization recognized under IRS Section 501(c)(3)

The club is currently the only club in Maine and currently has 30 members ranging in age from 10 to 70 +.

GASC is an all inclusive club committed to include recreational skaters as well as those wishing to compete. Our adult and youth skaters compete in local meets in New England and Canada as well as nationally.

The club has been skating at Family Ice Center in Falmouth, Maine, since 2003 The season runs from September to April.

The club is coached locally by a US Speedskating certified Level 3 Coach, Karen Schilling and Level 1 Coach Shelley Littlefield.