Gate City FSC Sends Sixteen Skaters to Regional Competitions

Gate City skaters at the regionals send-off, October 13

Gate City skaters at the regionals send-off, October 13

This year our club sent a record number of skaters to the Regional Championship/Fall Classic Competition, held October 18 - 22 in Westborough, MA.  The followiing skaters competed:

  • Clark, Allison - Juvenile Girls
  • Cosstick, Maggie - Preliminary Girls Test Track
  • Dame, Dominique - Novice Ladies Test Track
  • Dortona, Gracie - Preliminary Girls Free Skate
  • Dugan, Meghan - Novice Ladies Test Track
  • Fitzgerald, Maggie - Intermediate Ladies
  • Frederickson, Emily - Preliminary Girls Test Track
  • Gratton, Genevieve - Preliminary Girls Free Skate
  • Langley, Emily - Senior Ladies Test Track
  • McNeil, Kiley - Novice Ladies Test Track
  • Mosher, Sarah - Intermediate Ladies Test Track
  • Mousis, Marina - Preliminary Girls Test Track
  • Newton, Kaitlyn - Juvenile Girls Test Track
  • Perron, Alyssia - Intermediate Ladies Test Track
  • Rowan, Paige - Juvenile Girls
  • Schlunk, Annette -  Pre-Juvenile Girls Test Track

A send-off on October 13 at the rink celebrated our competitors with excerpts from their programs, cake, and the traditional gift for skaters competing at the Juvenile level and above, which this year was a stylish jacket with the club logo, their name, and "Regional Competitor 2018" embroidered on it.

skaters at the juvenile and above levels received regionals jackets from the club

skaters at the juvenile and above levels received regionals jackets from the club

 

The Newest Synchro Skills Program at Conway Arena!

This "Learn to Synchro" weekly clinic is coached by Skating Director Lisa Langley.

The current session starts Sunday, December 10 and is for skaters who are at the Basic 5 level and up. The sessions run from 4:40 pm to 5:30 pm and focus on the foundations of Synchro Skills including stroking, crossovers, turns, etc., with an opportunity to perform at exhibitions coming up in the Spring!

The cost for the session will be $200 for twelve weeks of ice-time and instruction.  For more information, please contact beginners@synchrostars.org

 

 

 

 

Important dates

December 3:  Holiday Show


Synchro news

Synchro Stars Intermediate, Open Juvenile & Synchro Skills-2 teams have been hard at work practicing and are looking forward to competitions throughout New England, as well as Eastern Championships in Ft Myers, FL.  We are excited to be working with Conway Arena this season on our new 'Learn to Synchro' program under the direction of Lisa Langley.


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TESTS PASSED

Representing (home club) members from October 1 - November 27, 2017

  • Jenna Caradonna:  Swing Dance, Cha Cha, Fiesta Tango, Pre-Bronze Dance Test
  • Lena Cook:  Preliminary Free Skating, Juvenile Moves in the Field
  • Gracie Dortona:  Pre-Juvenile Free Skating, Juvenile Free Skating
  • Maggie Fitzgerald:  Novice Moves in the Field
  • Harold Fladd:  Pre-Preliminary Moves in the Field
  • Katherine Gage:  Juvenile Moves in the Field
  • Meghan Lapointe:  Novice Solo Free Dance, Solo Rocker Foxtrot, Solo Silver Dance
  • Sarah Lapointe:  Intermediate Moves in the Field
  • Ashley McCrady:  Novice Moves in the Field
  • Sarah Mosher:  Intermediate Free Skating
  • Kaitlyn Newton:  Juvenile Moves in the Field
  • Sofia Quintal:  Pre-Juvenile Free Skating
  • Mariella Tomasello:  Pre-Juvenile Moves in the Field
  • Sophia Tomasello:  Pre-Preliminary Free Skating, Preliminary Free Skating

"Tests Passed" content reflects what is posted on the USFS website as of the time this feature is updated.  If you feel there is an error or omission, please contact us with your correction.  Please note that the club only has access to USFS testing information for home (representing) club members.  Going forward, this section will be updated, at a minimum,  on the following schedule:

  • April (tests passed January through March)
  • July (tests passed April through June)
  • October (tests passed July through September)
  • January (tests passed October through December)

Please note that there is sometimes a delay in test information getting posted on the USFS website.


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