Test Session Updates

There have been some updates to the test sessions.

  • The St Moritz dance tests scheduled for May 7, 2015 have been cancelled. The next dance tests will be held on June 25 in Oakland, 7-8:30 pm. Applications are due 4 weeks before that date but if you will need a gold panel, please let Anne Donaker know before that time.
  • We are now posting the test schedule on-line prior to the test session.  The test schedule for the April 28 session in Dublin can be found on the Test Page.


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Adult National Figure Skating Championships


Congratulations to the following Adult members who competed recently at the US Adult National Figure Skating Championships held in Salt Lake City.  You can find the complete results here.

  • Autumn Allison – 11th, Adult Silver Ladies 4; 10th Light Entertainment Showcase Adult Silver 4
  • Maria Caro-Greene – 5th, Adult Bronze Ladies 3; 4th, Dramatic Showcase Adult Bronze 3
  • Ian Catindig – 3rd, Championship Adult Gold Men; 3rd, Dramatic Showcase Adult Gold 2; 1st, Light Entertainment Showcase Adult Gold 2
  • Janice Cook – 2nd Adult Silver Ladies 5; 2nd, Dramatic Showcase Masters 4/5
  • Rachael Crim – 6th, Masters Intermediate / Novice Ladies 1; 7th Light Entertainment Showcase Masters 1
  • Brian Hemenway – 2nd, Adult Bronze Men 1/3; 8th first and second Solo Dance Bronze; 1st, first and second final round dance, Couples Dance Pre-Bronze; 2nd, Light Entertainment Showcase Adult Bronze 3
  • Bilal Kheir – 6th, Championship Masters Jr / Sr Men
  • Brandy Lokken – 7th, Adult Gold Ladies 1; 1st first and second final round dance, Couples Dance Pre-Bronze
  • Ian McCutcheon – 1st, Adult Silver Men 2/3

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Annual Meeting and Picnic

The St. Moritz annual picnic/meeting will be held on June 6th at The Ranch at Little Hills in San Ramon. There will be a catered lunch with vegetarian and meat options. We have lots of fun activities and games planned for our members, too. We will also be honoring our outstanding members who have passed their Gold Level tests this year as well as our fabulous volunteers.

The picnic is a great opportunity to meet other members of the club and build our St. Moritz community. The club underwrites this benefit to our club members. This year’s tickets will be $10 for kids 5-12 and $15 for 13 and older with a maximum of $30/family. Sign up online through entryeeze  — click the Available Merchandise tab and select the tickets you need — or download a picnic form from our website and mail it in with a check.

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2015 Nominating Committee

The Board of Directors is pleased to announce our 2015 Nominating Committee:
Don Willis, Chair
Janice Cook
Patti Murphy
Chris Newton
Patty Vicary
St. Moritz is always looking for diversity on the Board, so please consider running to lend your voice to the discussions and decisions that shape the Club’s business. A Board seat is for a two-year term. If you are interested in running for the Board of Directors or wish to suggest another club member, please contact Don Willis at willis1672 [at] prodigy.net, or touch base with any of the members of the committee. 


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Interested in a summer camp?

Are you interested in attending a skating camp this summer?  Here are a few that the club has been made aware of:

  • Northwoods Figure Skating Club is hosting the NFSC/Winners Edge Development Camp for Figure Skating. The camp will be held at the Barron Ice Arena in Barron, Wisconsin on June 21-24, 2015.  Find out more information here, or see their website.
  • Shattuck-St. Mary’s School in Faribault, MN is offering a summer camp from June 7 – 27.  They are also hosting a contest and the lucky winner will receive an all-inclusive three week summer camp package.  You can find details about both here.
  • The High Sierra Adult Skate camp will be held May 20 – 24 at the South Lake Tahoe Ice Arena.  Details can be found here.

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Congratulations Adult Skaters


Congratulations to the following adult skaters who competed recently at the Pacific Coast Adult Sectionals in Las Vegas:

  • Ian Catindig, 2nd Championship Adult Gold Men Free Skate
  • Rachael Crim, 6th Championship Masters Intermediate-Novice Ladies, 3rd Masters Intermediate-Novice Ladies, 6th Masters Ladies Light Showcase
  • Brian Hemenway, 2nd Adult Silver Men Dramatic Showcase, 1st Adult Bronze Men Light Showcase, 3rd Bronze Solo Dance, 2nd Adult Silver Men Free Skate
  • Elena Kalinin, 4th Gold Solo Dance
  • Brandy Lokken, 5th Championship Adult Gold Ladies Free Skate
  • Alberto Rulloda, 2nd Adult Pre-Bronze Men Dramatic Showcase, 4th Bronze Solo Dance

Ian qualifies to compete in his event at the US Adult National Championships to be held next month in Salt Lake City.

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2015 US National Figure Skating Championships

Nina with her 3rd place medal at US Nationals!
Nina with her 3rd place medal at US Nationals!

The SMISC congratulates the following club members who competed at the US National Figure Skating Championships in Greensboro, NC.  You can find complete coverage and results here.

  • Nathan Grundhofer, 12th, Novice Pairs with his partner Juliette Erickson, SC of Boston.
  • Nina Ouellette, 3rd, Novice Ladies
  • Kevin Shum, 2nd, Junior Men

We are so proud of you all.  Congratulations!

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