Success at 2017 Pacific Coast Sectionals

Katie and Nathan

Katie and Nathan

The San Diego Figure Skating Club is very proud to announce:

Our Intermediate Pair Team, Katie Luong and Nathan Luong, took the Silver medal while competing at the Pacific Coast Championships!

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Our Juvenile Dance Team, Ashley Cohen and Camden Rider, took the Silver medal while competing at the Pacific Coast Championships!

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Camden and Ashley

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Katie and Nathan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Both teams will be advancing to the 2017 US Figure Skating National Championships!

Congratulations to both teams for an outstanding job!

Adult SDFSC Competitor Earns GOLD

2016-09-purdie-webCongratulations to SDFSC Competitor and SDIA Skater, Carolee Kness Purdie for her accomplishments at the ISU International Adult Figure Skating Competition held at the Dough Mitchell Thundersports Centre in Vancouver, Canada!

She placed 1st in Gold Ladies Freeskate, 2nd in Gold Ladies Artistic and 2nd in Bronze Dance!

Team del Sol Honored at Annual Meeting

At the SDFSC Annual meeting, Senior Team del Sol were honored for the accomplishments in the 2015-2016 season.  Karin Sherr from USFSA presented the team with plaques to remember the accomplishment of representing Team USA at Trophy d’Ecosse in Dumfries, Scotland, winning an International Gold Medal and two most entertaining performance awards.

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This video attempts to capture the accomplishment:

2016 Pacific Cost Synchronized Sectional Results

SDFSC-Post-BannerThe SDFSC is proud of the six teams sent that all came in either first or second place.

First place for Team del Sol Senior, Team del Sol Novice, Shining Blades Preliminary. Second place for Team del Sol Intermediate, Shining Blades Open Juvenile, Shining Blades Pre-Juvenile.  Full results can be found on IceNetwork.

Good luck Team del Sol Senior in Scotland as Team USA and to all the teams moving on to Nationals.

SDFSC Member Amanda Zhou Honored by USFSA

U.S. FIGURE SKATING HONORS 10 SCHOLAR ATHLETES AT 2016 PRUDENTIAL U.S. FIGURE SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS

BAA_2048The 2016 US Figure skating Scholastic Honors Team named ten people including Amanda Zhou who will graduate from Westview High School in San Diego this spring. An AP Scholar with Distinction, she maintains a 4.04 GPA and is involved with the Westview Interact Club and the Westview Link Crew. In addition to earning certificates in competency in computer applications and competency in Internet publishing and web design, Zhou is a tutor with Music Outreach of San Diego and volunteered at the Ocean Discovery Institute. A member of San Diego Figure Skating Club, Zhou skates with the senior Team Del Sol synchronized skating team, which placed first at the 2014 Pacific Coast Synchronized Skating Sectional Championships. Team Del Sol will also represent Team USA at Trophy D’Ecosse this season. A runner and ice captain for various local skating competitions, she is an active volunteer within her local skating community.

As application numbers increase, the selection process for the Scholastic Honors Team has become increasingly competitive. U.S. Figure Skating would also honored eight additional applicants on the Scholastic Honors Team Honorable Mention including Grace Joone Lee, San Diego FSC.

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