Annual Meeting May 31 - Save the Date!
The Board of Directors has announced that the annual meeting and luncheon including the
election results and presentation of medals will be held on May 31 from 11 am to 2 pm.
Chevys in Emeryville
1890 Powell Street, Emeryville, CA 94608
Fajitas Buffet including vegetarian options
$10 adult / $5 children
Information will be mailed to all members
2014 US Adult Figure Skating Championships
The SMISC congratulates all of the adult skaters who skated recently at the 2014 US Adult Figure Skating
Championships held in Hyannis, MA. The results are:
Autumn Allison, 10th Silver Ladies 4 (QR) Group A
Rachael Crim, 6th Championship Masters Intermediate-Novice Ladies, 2nd Masters Intermediate Ladies 1 and 2
Brian Hemenway, 1st Bronze Men 3 and 4, 3rd Bronze Dramatic 4, 3rd Bronze Light Entertainment 4
Brandy Lokken, 5th Gold Ladies 2, 5th Gold Light Entertainment 2
Ian McCutcheon, 3rd Silver Men 4, 8th Silver Light Entertainment 4
Alberto Rulloda, 5th Bronze Dramatic 5
Michele Silak, 9th Silver Ladies 4 (QR) Group A
Lauren Wrenn, 10th Gold Ladies 1, 9th Gold Dramatic 1
Congratulations too goes to Lisa Erle who was the chief referee for the competition.
You can find the full results here.
The nominating committee for selecting members of the club's board of directors has been announced. Members include:
Chair: Patty Vicary
Members: Don Willis, Patti Murphy, Janice Cook, Rick Quon
If you are interested in running please contact one of the members.
Below you will find some information about upcoming competitions
that you might want to consider. Also the updated CCIA calendar
can be found here.
2014 Crystalline Classic, hosted by the Santa Rosa Figure Skating Club,
Santa Rosa, CA, April 26 - 27. Entry deadline has passed. Announcement here.
The spring St. Moritz sponsored class series has started but you are always welcome to
join a class at any time. Classes offered include:
Flexibility/Stretching with Shawn Shubert
7-week series that started April 7 with no class on
Monday, May 26 (due to Memorial Day).
This series will offer a new 1/2 hour class option, from 6:15pm-6:45pm, in order to accommodate those skating the low level freestyle
session on Mondays.
5:45-6:45pm (1 hour class)
Series: $77 Members/$91 Non-members
Drop-in $15 (Members)/Drop-in $17 (Non-members)
6:15-6:45pm (1/2 hour class)
Series: $38.50 Members /$45.50 Non-members
Drop-in $7.50 (Members)/Drop-in $8.50 (Non-members)
All classes are held in ballet room at OIC.
2014 US Figure Skating Championships
Congratulations to the following skaters who competed recently at the
US Figure Skating Championships in Boston. We are very proud of you and hope you had a wonderful time.
Rachael Flatt, 18th, Championship Ladies
Xylina Rusit, 12th, Junior Ladies
Kevin Shum, 6th, Junior Men
AnnaMarie Pearce, 3rd, Junior Pairs with her partner Jason Pacini
Alice Yang, 9th, Intermediate Ladies. An article about Alice was recently published
in the Contra Costa Times. You can read it here.
The official home page is here.
Complete results can be found here.
2014 Pacific Coast Sectionals
Thank you to all of the skaters, officials, and volunteers for making this year's
Pacific Coast Sectionals a success. We could not have pulled it off without everyone's
help. Full results can be found here.
Congratulations to the following St Moritz skaters:
Nozomi Hallberg, 9th Juvenile Girls, 7th Juvenile Pairs
Alice Yang, 4th Intermediate Ladies
Nina Ouellette, 6th Intermediate Ladies
Mark Sadusky, 8th Intermediate Men
Nathan Grundhofer, 9th Novice Pairs
Xylina Rusit, 4th Junior Ladies
Chelsea Yim, 7th Junior Ladies
Kevin Shum, 3rd Junior Men
AnnaMarie Pearce, 1st Junior Pairs
Rachael Flatt, 2nd Senior Ladies
Laney Diggs, 5th Senior Ladies
Extra! Extra! Read All About It
The October issue of the SMISC newsletter is now available. Open the issue
here and find out what's going on
within your club. If you had a birthday in September or October you can even find out who
else within the club shares your birthday month!
Moves, Freestyle and Pairs Test Dates and Application
Moves, Freestyle and Pairs tests dates for 2014 have been announced. Also there is a new test application form that must be used
for all future tests. You can find the test dates and the application form on the Test Information
page or by clicking here.
If you have not renewed yet, your membership (unless you have a Collegiate one) has expired. If you want to
compete or test then 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.
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!
Here are the synchronized skating opportunities you can become a part of:
Silver Stars' Open Juvenile team just earned the Silver Medal at the Pacific
Coast Synchronized Skating Sectionals on January 25th 2013! Silver Stars is for
skaters 7-17 years old who have passed the Freestyle 4 or higher group classes
at Dublin. They just started Spring Training, so now is the perfect time for
skaters to come see if synchro is for them! Practices are on Thursday evenings,
and they should contact
for more information.
Cold Fusion- Adult Master Team
Cold Fusion earned the pewter medal at the 2013 Pacific Coast Synchronized
Skating Sectional Championships! USFSA criteria is a minimum age of 25 to compete.
Skaters should be tested on moves in the field through Adult Bronze. Individuals can
join, work on their skills and take their test while practicing for competition.
Coaches are Alyn Libman and Laurie Mellema-Haun and practices are Saturday mornings,
starting at 6:30am at the Oakland Ice Center. Contact
Please click here to see pictures of our teams.
Due to a some malicious hacking activity, the CCIA website (www.cciaskates.org) is requiring some
repair. In the meantime, there have been requests for a copy of the CCIA calendar. The calendar is
available here as a .pdf download.
Donate to St Moritz
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 donation page 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.
2012 - 2013 Honor Roll
The Honor Roll for the 2012 - 2013 membership season has been updated and is now
available here. We have included our graduating high school seniors, Class of 2013. 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.