2018 Silver Skate Festival

UPDATE: On Saturday, February 17, 2018, Robert “Frisbee Rob” McLeod broke 6 World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) World Records for Self Caught Flight on Ice Skates at the 2018 Silver Skate Festival.

New World Records

MTA on Ice Skates: 14.14 seconds

TRC on Ice Skates: 92.4 metres

SCF on Ice Skates: 163.77 (14.14s MTA, 86m TRC)

Each World Record is an Open and Men’s Over 35 record (for a total of 6)

Training & Event Updates

Read on to find out more about Rob and Jennie including a summary of their attempts at the 2017 Silver Skate Festival.

The 2018 Competitors

Rob McLeod is a motivational speaker and Frisbee ambassador living in Calgary. He currently holds 6 Guinness World Records and 10 World Championships in Frisbee including the 3 Men’s Guinness World Records for Self Caught Flight on ice skates. Rob currently holds the Men’s MTA, TRC and SCF World Records.

Jennie Orsten is a third year bio sciences student at the University of Calgary. A competitive figure skater most of her life, Jennie has turned her focus to ultimate frisbee and has her sights set on the U24 Canadian National Team that will be competing in the 2018 World Championships in Australia. Jennie currently holds the Women’s MTA World Record.