Congratulations to Abigail Lyman, representing Salt Lake Community College, on her 5th place finish in the Junior ladies event at the US Collegiate National Championships in Adrian, Michigan!
Check out all the Utah skaters who represented IIA so well at National Showcase last week in Michigan! Way to go!
We had skaters representingWasatch FSC, Salt Lake Figure Skating, Utah FSC, Oval FSC and Murray Silver Blades FSC!
Shannon Norris- Adult Gold CHAMPION
Kylie Skeene -Preliminary Light Silver Medalist
Heidi Tew -Preliminary Dramatic Pewter Medalist
Ellie Han -Teen Dramatic Preliminary Pewter Medalist
Charlese Malaret -Preliminary Light Pewter medalist
Baily Luck -Young Adult Light Pewter Medalist
Other honorable mentions:
Nora Vardeny – Preliminary Light 5th place
Emma Ogden – Junior Light 11th place
Ashley Catmull – Young Adult Dramatic 8th place
Oval National Showcase Production Team – 12th place Overall
American Ice Theatre of Utah will have open tryouts Saturday, April 21st from 10:15am-12:30pm for the 2018-19 season. Tryouts are open to skaters 15 years and older.Tryouts are $30Tryouts will include off-ice choreography and on-ice skills. Please come prepared to learn choreography and to show off skills from the list below.Spirals/flexibility:– All spirals (edges, both legs, catch foot, etc)– Y spirals, Beillmans, K spirals, fan kicks, charlottesEdge and gliding skills:– Spread Eagles (inside and outside)– Ina Bauer (inside and outside)– Reverse Ina’s– Hydro blades and Shoot the Ducks– Pivots (all types)Stops:– Working knowledge off all types of stops both directionsSkating Skills:– Confident with all basic skills (edges, crossovers, 3-turns, Mohawks, mazurkas, Tao toes, etc)– Working knowledge on advanced skills (twizzles, loops, rockers, counters, brackets, floppy Mohawks, etc)Jump Skills:– Split jump, Stag, double stag, russian– Tuck loop, falling leaf, backward toe split jump– half-loops (both direction), tuck jump– Axel– Highest jump you have solidSpin Skills:– flying Camel, Layback, Upright (forward and backward)– Butterfly, Deathdrop, Ariabian– Stars– Illusions (forward and backward both directions)– Proficient in centering all basic spins– Be prepared to show us a spin of your choiceFor more information please visit our Facebook and Instagram accounts or email us at email@example.com
Best of luck to our Intermountain Interclub adult athletes at the 2018 US Adult Figure Skating Championships! Thank you to the Utah FSC for hosting an awesome send-off!
Rebecca Dearing, Mackenzie Decker, Stephanie Knighton, Erin Krentz, Jessica Lai, and Shannon Norris
SAVE THE DATE!
Centennial Park FSC will be hosting the 2018 Skate Fest Competition at the Salt Lake Sports Complex this coming June 7-9, 2018. The Sports Complex is also the venue for the 2019 Pacific Coast Sectional Championships.
This competition is part of the USFS National Solo Dance Series. There will also be a test session held in conjunction with this competition.
There is also a Basic Skills group class on Friday, March 23rd from 12:15-1:15pm
A limited quantity of private or semi-private lessons and group classes are also available on Wednesday, March 21st through Friday, March 23rd. Applicable admission fees to Park City Ice Arena or the Figure Skating Club of Park City will apply.
This seminar is also an endorsed Professional Skaters Association (PSA) event and registered coaches will earn 6 PSA educational credits for their participation.
Contact Erika Roberts with questions at firstname.lastname@example.org or (435) 615-5704.
The Utah Figure Skating Community
in connection with theUtah Olympic Oval
invites you to join us in celebrating
Salt Lake Figure Skating member, U.S. Men’s Champion
and U.S. Olympic Team Member
Some People Reach for the Stars, Nathan Chen Jumps for them!
Olympic Viewing Event
February 16, 2018
Utah’s Olympic Oval, Kearns, UT
VIP Tickets include light buffet dinner and activities $30
Fun Zone and Skating only $15
Meet Nathan’s Utah Coaches,
Future Champions, and National Competitors!
Enjoy the Oval Ice and Fun Zone!
Learn More about Learn to Skate Lessons across the Wasatch Front and Celebrate with us as we watch Nathan GO FOR THE GOLD!
2018 U.S. National Championships results – December 29-January 7, 2018
Huge congratulations to Salt Lake Figure Skating’s Nathan Chen on his amazing performance in Championship men putting him on top of the podium and sending him to the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang! Let’s all cheer him on in February!!
Salt Lake Figure Skating’s Angela Wang also had an outstanding performance in San Jose in the Championship Ladies event where she finished 7th.
Junior Men: Kendrick Weston (SLFS) 11th place
Novice Ladies: Noelle Rosa (SLFS) 5th place, Christina Lin (MSBFSC) 7th place, Amie Miyagi (SLFS) 12th place in the short program
Intermediate Men: Lawrence Winters (WFSC) 10th place
Juvenile Girls: Morgan Heavrin (FSCPC) 8th place
Congratulations to those Intermountain Interclub coaches and their coaching teams who got these athletes to nationals!
Genia Chernyshova, Amanda & Karel Kovar, Lisa Kriley
The registration deadline has been extended until January 5th on Entryeeze for the 2018 Intermountain Classic hosted by Murray Silver Blades FSC at the County Ice Center in Murray, February 1-4, 2018.
The link to register is here: http://comp.entryeeze.com/Home.aspx?cid=405