The ice show is now nearly upon us. There will be a school show in the morning, and the main show at 7 pm (doors open at 6).
Just a reminder that tickets are selling fast for those who have not picked up their Ice Show tickets. Tickets are now available to all. Ticket Price: $25.00 Adult / $10.0 Children. As the ice show nears, all skaters need to be aware of the practice schedule for Canskate, Pre-Junior and others. The order of skate for morning and evening shows is also provided. Details follow:-
PreJunior, Junior, Intermediate and Senior Skaters and Coaches are invited to a special event to celebrate the 2014-2015 skating year and the Club’s 50th Anniversary. It will be held on Monday, April 20 from 6:00pm-8:00pm at Murray’s Pond Country Club. Skaters will receive an invitation to this semi formal evening. Also, skaters awards will be presented. Tickets are $15 per skater (PAs are free) and can be purchased at the club office starting Monday, March 30.
The 50th anniversary reception was a great evening attended by volunteers and skaters spanning the entire club history. On this special occasion, we were delighted to present this year’s John Hall Memorial Award for volunteers to Marjorie Noel, and Skate Canada NL chair Bev Power presented Wendy Mercer with her 50-year volunteer pin. Thanks to all who made this a very special event. Photos and a video (thanks, Nicole Burt) follow
As the club turns 50, learn about the club’s long history.
Ice show, 1965
- The Early days
- A year by year summary of events
- Notable awards and achievments
Did you know that the club
- has had a World sliver medalist?
- has had a Gold medalist in international adult competition?
- Two club members have carried the Olympic torch?
- A club member’s daughter is an ice dance olympic silver medalist?
- A former club member became a junior canadian ice dance champion, and a senior national bronze medalist?
Congratulations to our skaters on some great performances as they competed against the best in Atlantic Canada at the Atlantic Canada Championships. In Senior Silver, Lauren Woodruff won a silver medal, with Erin Maher 4th,and Lauren Stringer 5th. Chloe Whitridge won bronze in Senior Bronze with Catherine Power 8th. Abby Pace placed 4th and Brooke Coffey 11th in Star 5 U13 , Jena Dwyer 8th in PreJuvenile U11, Taylor Druken 1th and Dayton Fifield 13th in Juvenile U14,. Katrina Lynn Picco was 4th in Pre-Juvenile U14.
24 skaters took part in low level test day on March 21st. Congratulations to the following skaters on their successful tests:
Deidre Ivey: Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango; Haleh Zabini: Dutch Waltz, Canasta tango, Preliminary free skate; Maria Keough: Dutch Waltz, Canasta tango; Jenny Myrick: Canasta, Jr. Bronze skills, Preliminary elements; Jenny Biles: Canasta Tango; Olivia Wilson: Baby Blues; Emily Woodfine: Baby Blues; Danielle Bolger: Baby Blues; Georgia Scott: Preliminary Skills, Baby Blues, Preliminary program; Jasmine MacDonald: Preliminary skills, Baby Blues; Brianna Gibbons: Jr. Bronze skills, Preliminary elements, Fiesta; Eve Blagdon: Jr. Bronze skills, Jr. Bronze freeskate, Fiesta; Mikayla Fennelly: Sr. Bronze skills; Emma Goodyear: Sr. Bronze skills, 10 Fox, 14 step , European
Elizabeth Clarke: Sr. Bronze skills; Regan Scott: Jr. Bronze skills, Preliminary elements, Fiesta; Abby Pace: Sr. Bronze freeskate; Skye Coffey: Jr. Bronze freeskate; Gracyn Rowe: Preliminary program; Katie Warford: Jr. Bronze program, Fiesta; Mackenzie Byrne: Senior bronze program; Barbara Kate Cavell: Willow waltz; Keira Hancock: European; Kathleen Curran: European
Congratulations to club skaters who took part in Avalon Interclub, hosted by our club at Twin Rinks, March 15, and at STAR provincials, March 13-15, 2015 in Corner Brook.
Our skaters included (apologies to any we have missed):
Regan Scott, Eve Blagdon (STAR3); Jasmine MacDonald, Georgia Scott (STAR2).
STAR3: Gracyn Rowe, Katie Warford, Haleh Zabihi
STAR2: Sarah-Grace Li, Marcus Tong, Hannah Bickford, Emily Woodfine, Olivia Wilson
STAR1: Joanna Li, Julia Yang, Julia Earle, Heather Bolger, Katie Best, Deidre Ivey, Hannah Vautier, Erin Dalton, Maria Keough, Allison Spurrell, Eva Cooper, Annabelle Bartlett, Kayla Colbert, Brianna Reid, Rachel Moores, Isabelle Young.
Former club member Julia Mercer is touring with Disney on Ice this year, and recently took the lead part of Ariel in the Little Mermaid.
Club members Amber Boutcher and Jenny Biles are taking part in the Synchronized Skating National Championships in Quebec City as members of the Mount Pearl Starlites Open team. Congratulations to them and the rest of the Starlites.
Tax receipts are now available to download.
STEP BY STEP PROCEDURE TO DOWNLOAD YOUR RECEIPT
1. Find your child’s Skate Canada # by checking the confirmation email you received upon registration.
2. Log in to Skate Canada Website (www.skatecanada.ca )
3. Hit “Members Only” login (top of home page)
4. Members Log in # – enter your child’s Skate Canada Number (10 digits) .
5. Password – is your child’s last name (you will then be prompted to change this password)
6. Hit – Login
7. Hit – Personal Profile
9. Hit – Child Tax Credit Receipt
10. Hit – Print Receipt