Summer Seminar

A very succesful seminar with Joannie Rochette and Manon Perron took place at the conclusion of the High Performance Centre season at Twin Rinks. A TV crew from Japan filmed Joannie working with our skaters as part of preparations for Vancouver 2010. See below for photos (thanks to Christine Morgan for these)

Announcements

The Rebecca Pack Memorial Friendship Skate takes place  September 26th, 2009 at The Glacier, Mount Pearl (Announcement] 2009-10 Technical Package now on line Several clubs are seeking coaches for next season [more information].

Summer Skate — Results

The 2009-10 skating season opened with  Summer Skate, at Twin Rinks. We were delighted to have Skate Canada president and international judge Benoît Lavoie officiating at the event. Results now updated with skater details. 

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Thornhill Summer Skate

At Thornhill Summer Skate, Joey Russell won the Senior mens event; Grace Woodland of Mount Pearl SC finished 6th in her group in Juvenile skating a personal best.

Full results

Canada Games

Best of luck to Section skaters Yvonne Chan (athletics) and Paulo Paiement (Special Olympics) who are competing over the next two weeks in the Canada Summer Games in PEI.

Quebec Summer Sectionals

Alex and Matthew Young won a bronze medal in Junior pair short at the Quebec summer competition; they finished 4th in the long. In Novice short  Julia Mercer finished  6th in her group, Alex Young 6th in hers. In Novice long  Julia (9th) and Alex (13th) skated in the same group. Danielle Drover finished 13th in […]

Registration

Online 2009-10 Registration for coaches and clubs is now available on the Skate Canada members only site

New website

You’ll notice both a new design and new set-up for the Skate Canada Newfoundland & Labrador web site. You may find that a few links, and some formatting is not working perfectly for now, but normal service is in the process of being resumed!

Minto results

Congratulations to Grace Woodland of Mount Pearl SC on her 3rd place finish in her flight of Juvenile at the Minto Summer Competition in Ottawa. Julia Mercer finished 7th in her flight of Novice long, and Danielle Drover 8th in her fight of Pre-Novice long.