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John Kirker Inc., dba RinkTime® is an online open-content collaborative directory, that is, a voluntary association of individuals and groups working to develop a common resource of skating facility descriptions, schedules, photos, etc. The structure of the project allows anyone with an Internet connection to alter its content. Please be advised that nothing found here has necessarily been reviewed by people with the expertise required to provide you with complete, accurate or reliable information.
That is not to say that you will not find valuable and accurate information in RinkTime; much of the time you will. However, RinkTime cannot guarantee the validity of the information found here. The content of any given page may recently have been changed, vandalized or altered by someone whose opinion does not correspond with the state of knowledge in the relevant fields.
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We are working on ways to verify information, such as notifying rinks when information pertaining to their listing has been updated, however we are not always able to contact them efficiently. Our active community of editors uses tools to review the updates to make sure they change, but with the volume of information contained on the site, and the number of changes, it is sometimes difficult to keep up. RinkTime is not uniformly peer reviewed; while readers may correct errors or engage in casual peer review, they have no legal duty to do so and thus all information read here is without any implied warranty of fitness for any purpose or use whatsoever. Even articles that have been vetted by informal peer review may later have been edited inappropriately, just before you view them.
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