Please join your fellow club members at the club’s annual holiday potluck skating party, December 29 at the Oakland Ice Center. The festivities from from 9:45 am – 1 pm. The club will supply the main entree and club members are asked to bring a side dish, drinks, or dessert. Free to members and their guests. For additional details see the 2014 Holiday Party flyer.
The SMISC congratulates the following skaters who competed at the Pacific Coast Sectional Figure Skating Championships in Spokane, WA. We are proud of you all. You can find the complete results by clicking here:
- Nathan Grundhofer, 4th, Novice Pairs with his partner Juliette Erickson, SC of Boston. They are competed at the Eastern Sectional Championships.
- Nina Ouellette, 1st, Novice Ladies
- Kevin Shum, 1st, Junior Men
- Alice Yang, 8th, Novice Ladies
Nathan, Kevin, and Nina all qualified to represent the club at the US National Figure Skating Championships in January!
Congratulations to all of the club’s skaters who competed at the 2015 Central Pacific Regional Figure Skating Championships being held this weekend in Salt Lake City, Ut. You can find the complete results here. The following skaters competed in the qualifying events:
Kristen Barclay, 10th, Juvenile Girls QR Group B
Sami Lew, 9th, Senior Ladies
Alysa Liu, 7th, Juvenile Girls
Nina Ouellette, 3rd, Novice Ladies
AnnaMarie Pearce, 5th, Senior Ladies
Xylina Rusit, 5th, Junior Ladies
Mark Sandusky, 5th, Novice Men
Andreanne Sannajust, 13th Juvenile Girls QR Group A
Sarah Xia, 6th, Juvenile Girls
Alice Yang, 1st, Novice Ladies
Tiffany Yim, 9th, Intermediate Ladies
Kaysie Yu, 7th, Junior Ladies
Stephanie Yu, 8th, Juvenile Girls
Mimi Yu-Ching Chuang, 14th, Juvenile Girls
Micol Zhai, 6th, Intermediate Ladies
Congratulations to Kristi Yamaguchi who was recently awarded the United State Olympic Committee’s Rings of Gold award. This award recognizes her humanitarian work helping underprivileged children at 14 Bay Area schools. Recently KTVU channel 2 ran a profile on Kristi and her work which you can watch below. The USOC press release can be found here.
Please click here to read about some upcoming events as we plan for the new skating season and celebrate all that has been accomplished over the past year.
If you have not renewed yet for this year your membership has expired. If you want to compete or test you need to renew your membership. Coach members should have completed Club membership, and PSA and US Figure Skating requirements by July 1. Click here to go to the online membership site. Paper forms are also available here.
The Honor Roll for the 2013 – 2014 membership season has been updated and is now available here. We have included our graduating high school seniors, Class of 2014. If you are not on the list it is because we could not confirm your information in time. Please contact Lisa Erle if you need to be added to our list.