Biographies

A series of short biographies of prominent members of the skating community in the Province, compiled by Marion Jeans

  • Barbara Predham – section chair, founding member Mount Pearl FSC
  • Tina Furlong – skater, judge, accountant, and much more
  • Judy Mugford – “one of the finest PR persons within local amateur sport”
  • Armorel Crowdy (Armie) Miller – pioneer of figure skating in St. John’s
  • Elizabeth Swan; pioneer of figure skating in Newfoundland and Labrador and synchronised skating in Canada
  • Barbara Ryan, former CFSA President
  • Alex Balisch – Newfoundland’s first professional coach, and volunteer
  • Caroline Allen – volunteer, coach, judge with Deer Lake FSC
  • Daphne Anstey – volunteer with Notre Dame FSC, Central Region director
  • Eileen Lomond – founding president Port aux Basques FSC, Western Region director
  • Elizabeth Attersley – long time Polaris volunteer, Labrador region director
  • Hilary Cass – founding member CBN, judge, Avalon region director
  • Jean Burden – first recipient of 25 year pin in province, Trinity region director
  • Joyce Crim – long time section volunteer, judge, Avalon region director
  • Kathy Reid – dedicated volunteer with Bell Island, Section recreation chair
  • Maud Fraser – dedicated volunteer with Silver Blades
  • Joan Targett – another dedicated volunteer with Silver Blades
  • Sandy Facey – skater, judge, section volunteer
  • Shirley Hart – Avalon and Eastern Region director, section treasurer