Candidates for Board of Directors

The nominating committee is pleased to announce the following candidates for the Board of Directors.  The election has been set for June 11, 2015.

Rachael Crim
Phillip Diguglielmo
Jean Fahmie
Juliet Gee
Carol Mirenda
Jacqueline Paytas

Candidates are listed in alphabetical order. Brief biographies from the candidates will accompany the ballot for election, which is mailed to all eligible voters.

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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.
  • The test session schedule for May 19 in Dublin has been cancelled.
  • We are now posting the test schedule on-line prior to the test session.  The test schedule for the May 13 session in Oakland can be found on the Test Page.

 

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Adult National Figure Skating Championships

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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 by clicking here and mail it in with a check.

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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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2013-2014 Honor Roll

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.

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Feature on Synchronized Skating

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!

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