The Honor Roll for the 2016 – 2017 membership season is now available here. We have included our graduating high school seniors, Class of 2017. 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.
The Lilac City Figure Skating Club in Spokane, WA will be hosting this year’s Pacific Coast Sectionals in November. They are holding their regular club competition, Jo Williams Memorial Cup, July 7-9. If you are thinking about attending sectionals you might consider attending this competition to familiarize yourself with the rink. You can download the announcement here.
A new skating year starts July 1 and if you are testing or competing after June 30 you will need to renew your registration for the 2017-2018 year. Registration is now open. Renew on-line by clicking here.
As a reminder digital copies of the current Rulebook are available for download under the Technical Tab on the US Figure Skating site which you can reach by clicking here and the Directory can be accessed on the members only site http://www.usfsaonline.org/.
Attention High School Seniors
For those skaters who are graduating high school this year, St. Moritz would like to help you continue your involvement in skating when college begins. There are many ways you can stay involved in figure skating. Whether through continued testing or competition, intercollegiate skating opportunities, becoming an official, or volunteering, the Club is here to help you continue your involvement in figure skating by providing opportunities, answering questions, and finding contacts for you, wherever you are headed. A four year Collegiate membership gift will be given to those committed to staying involved in our sport. More information and the application for the membership gift can be downloaded here.
Autumn Allison, 11th Silver Dramatic IV, 12th Silver Light Entertainment IV-V, 14th Silver Ladies IV
John Dowding, 1st Centenial Dance with partner Molly Johnson
Brian Hemenway, 9th Championship Silver Men, 4th Silver Men III, 2nd Bronze Solo Dance, 11th Silver Light Entertainment III
Molly Johnson, 1st Centenial Dance with partner John Dowding
Kelly Morr, 9th Gold Ladies I, 4th Gold Light Entertainment I
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital and St Moritz Ice Skating Club put in a bid to US Figure Skating to be one of the host sites for the US Figure Skating Standardized Testing of Athleticism to Recognize Skaters (S.T.A.R.S). US Figure Skating has accepted our bid and we will be hosting a S.T.A.R. Combine on June 24th. The Combine will start at 8:00 could run to 2:00/4:00 depending on how many we have registered for the event. The location for this event at the UCSF BCHO Walnut Creek Campus.
We are the only host area west of Colorado!
There is a limit of around 50 spots available and they are going fast.
The cost is $64 and you must be a member of US Figure Skating, at least 6 yrs old by the event date, have passed the pre-preliminary Moves in the Field test and be free of injury or illness on the test date.
You can register at the US Figure Skating website under the Athlete tab or by going here.
Congratulations to all of the St. Moritz Ice Skating Club skaters competing at the 2013 Synchronized National Championships in Michigan! In honor of Synchro Nationals our featured skater article is written by Devin Wang. Devin started skating with the Silver Stars in Dublin and is now competing with the Haydenettes at the Senior level nationally and internationally. Check out her article by clicking here. Thank you for your story Devin!
Did you know that St Moritz is now a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization? This means that any donations you make to the club are tax deductible to you. We have updated our donationpage to explain the various giving opportunities that are available. We also now accept donations via Google checkout so you can give using your credit card. Thanks for helping your club and your fellow members.