Tryouts for the upper youth teams for the 2017-2018 season will be held on Saturday, April 22 and Monday, April 24, 2017. Both sessions will take place at TWIN RINKS from 8:00pm-10:00pm. Sessions are open to skaters from 10 to 18 years of age.
Skaters are required to register in advance and will be assigned a tryout time via email on Friday, April 21. Late registrants will be accepted, subject to approval by the coaches. Please arrive for tryouts at least 30 minutes prior to your assigned time. If a skater cannot come to one or more of the assigned times, an alternate evaluation time will be provided.
The fee is $20 and payable upon arrival.
For more information contact Lisa Curran.
Registration Form (Word document) – e-mail completed form to Lisa Curran.
The Club Administration Office will close on April 14 for the Easter Break and re-open on April 24th.
Congratulations to the members of our club that competed at the 2017 Worlds Finest Atlantic Canada Championships this past weekend in Halifax!
The club results were:
Boroka Albert – GOLD Star 5 u10
Eve Blagdon – SILVER Juvenile u12
Elin Maskova – 4th Pre-Novice
Dayton Fifield – 7th Juvenile u14
Abbey Moores – 8th Juvenile u14
Keira Hancock – 7th Star 6
Mikayla Fennelly – 8th Star 6
Katie Warford – 16th Star 5 u13
The 2017 Ice Show “Skate Back to the 80s” was a great success – thanks to producers Katy Blagdon and Allison Walsh, plus all the skaters for an excellent evening of skating.
Symmetry ran into Elvis Stoyko at the airport on their way to Fort Erie!
Our Adult II Synchronized Skating Team, Symmetry, competed at the Skate Ontario Adult Invitational Competition this weekend, placing 9th out of 14 in their category and earning a season’s best score of 55.00
Prince of Wales Skating Club Synchro teams were among the 619 skaters, and 45 teams, competing at the Steele Community Centre in Gander, March 10-11, for the 2017 SCNL Synchro Provincials!
Our teams had outstanding performances, with gold medals for the Princettes, Princelles, Symmetry and InSync, a bronze for the Popstars and a fourth place finish for the Lollipops.
The Princelles Novice synchro team competed at the Canadian national synchronised skating championships, held in Calgary, Alberta, February 24-26. They placed 9th having two good skates. The team members are Alison Randell, Barbara Kate Cavell, Claire Barron, Danielle Bolger, Dayton Fifield, Emma Goodyear, Eve Blagdon, Isabella Cura, Jena Dyer, Kathleen Curran, Keira Hancock, Lauren Quinlan, Mackenzie Byrne and Mikayla Fennelly. They are coached by Shirley Thistle. We congratulate them on representing the club on the national stage.
Eva and Jenny Myrick, provincial champions!
The Provincial Championships took place February 17-19 in Clarenville. Our skaters had some great performances and won a number of medals including six provincial championships. Boroka Albert won gold in Star 5 Under 10. Eva Myrick won gold in STAR 4 U10 with Joanna Li 5th. Jenny Myrick won gold in STAR 4 U13, with Jasmine Macdonald 15th. Mikayla Fennelly won gold in STAR 6, with Keira Hancock 5th. Jenny Biles won a silver medal in both Gold interpretive and Gold skills. Mikayla Fennelly won bronze in bronze interpretive with Regan Scott placing 17th. Eve Blagdon won a bronze medal in Juvenile U12. Abbey Moores won bronze in Juvenile U14 with Dayton Fifield 4th and Kathleen Curran 7th. Elin Maskova placed 4th in PreNovice, with Abby Pace 8th. Katie Best placed 7th in PreJuvenile U11 and Lauren Quinlan 16th in PreJuvenile U13. Kathleen Curran was 9th in STAR 7 with Mikayla Fennelly 14th. Katie Warford was 6th in STAR 5 U13, with Georgia Scott 7th. Alison Randell was 7th in STAR 4 13 and over, with Danielle Bolger 10th, Regan Scott 13th and Brianna Gibbons 16th. Emma Goodyear was 5th in Silver skills. Jade Roberts won gold in Adult Bronze Interpretive and was a single entry in Adult Gold.
Congratulations to all for representing our club so well.
Boroka and coach Wendy Mercer
2016 Tax Receipts are now available. To download your receipt, login on Uplifter (where you registered) and your tax receipt will be available to print.
Our synchronized skating teams competed at the Elizabeth Swan Memorial Synchronized Skating Competition, which also is the Atlantic Regional championships. Congratulations to all our skaters on some great performances. Symmetry won gold in Adult II and Insync won silver in Adult III. The Princelles were single entries in Novice but had two great skates, and got valuable feedback as they prepare for Nationals. The Lollipops placed 5th in Beginner II, the Popstars won bronze in Elementary, and the Princettes were 5th in Juvenile. The teams will now look forward to the Provincial Championships in March.