05/28/2015 09:46 EDT | Updated 05/28/2016 05:59 EDT

Speed Skating Canada announces Toronto short track event

Speed Skating Canada announced Thursday it will hold three international events next season, including a short track meet for first-time host Toronto.

That event will take place from Nov. 6-8 at the MasterCard Centre, which is the Toronto Maple Leafs' practice facility.

It will mark the first time Toronto has hosted a World Cup speed skating event.

Also on the calendar for the 2015-16 World Cup season are a short track meet in Montreal on Oct. 30 and 31, and a long track meet in Calgary from Nov. 13-15.