Synchronized Skating Team Tryouts

On Saturday, March 26, 2016 at San Diego Ice Arena both Team del Sol and Shining Blades will conduct tryouts for the 2016-2017 season of Synchronized Skating.  SDFSC will host light breakfast including oatmeal, muffins, and yogurt parfaits.

Please visit each teams website for additional details and online registration forms to complete and bring to tryouts.

Team del Sol begins at 5:00am

Shining Blades begins at 8:00am

Good luck to everyone on both teams for another successful season.

Synchronized Skating Season concludes at US Nationals

The synchronized skating season concluded in Kalamazoo, MI at the US Synchronized Skating Championships.  Some teams endured more than 24 hours of travel time due to snow storms in the mid-west and battled various injuries and still delivered respectable performances:

Senior Team del Sol earned 7th
Novice Team del Sol earned 10th
Intermediate Team del Sol earned 9th

Congratulations to all the coaches, skaters, managers and families for another great season.

Team del Sol earns GOLD in Scotland at Trophy d’Ecosse as Team USA

Senior Team del Sol takes GOLD at Trophy d’Ecosse – CONGRATULATIONS!!!

So many good pictures and memories from the wonderful trip to Dumfries, Scotland.  The team performed exceptionally well winning both Short and Free programs as well as the Christopher Buchanan Trophy for Most Entertaining Performance twice for best performance on two different days of competition for Short and Free programs.  Congratulations to Senior Coach Karen Wiesmeier, Senior Choreographer Lyne Forget, and the whole Senior Team del Sol.

More pictures on Facebook on Team del Sol Athlete page.

Next stop is the US SYNCHRONIZED SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS in Kalamazoo, MI on February 24th – 27th.



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.

2016 Adult Exhibition Registration now available

The San Diego Figure Skating Club will be hosting the 2016 Adult Exhibition to honor and provide our adult skaters the opportunity to present their programs on the rink.  We believe these sessions are good for skaters to get comfortable with performing while sharing their hard work with friends and families.

Skaters, please complete 2016-Adult-Exhibition-Registration-Form and return to register up to three performances for the afternoon of Saturday, February 27.  Registration is due by February 16th.

SDFSC Sends Six Teams to Pacific Coast Sectionals

Six Synchro Teams from San Diego Figure Skating Club will be competing at the 2016 Pacific Coast Synchronized Skating Sectional Championship this Thursday thru Saturday in Portland, Oregon.

Team del Sol has three teams: Intermediate, Novice & Senior levels.
Shining Blades has three teams: Preliminary, Pre-Juvenile & Open-Juvenile levels.
Team pictures are on our Competitors page.

Please see the article about the competition and the Qualifying level teams.

For schedules and other information please see the competition website

You can follow the teams on competition at

Go Shining Blades !!!
Go Team del Sol !!!

SDFSC Member Amanda Zhou Honored by USFSA


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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