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June 6, 2015 at the Hammocks Clubhouse from 6 to
JOIN THE MIAMI FSC!
We are member club #4956 of U.S. Figure Skating and the most southern club in
the United States. We are committed to the development of all levels and areas
of Fgure Skating. We provide USFS testing , support and social activities for
the greater Miami Figure Skating community.
Please go to our
"Forms and Info" page for complete membership information.
Announcing the 2015 Miami Open!
August 7 – 9, 2015
Featuring IJS Juvenile to
Senior, Competitive Test Track,
Solo Dance, Pairs & Basic Skills Events
Test Session: August 8, 2015
Basic Skills Competition August
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Featuring USFS National Technical Specialist Kate Horan
Kendall Ice Arena invited USFS National Technical
Specialist Kate Horan from Virginia on April 25 and 26 to conduct a seminar
for skaters planning to compete at the upcoming South Atlantics Regional
Championships. Mrs. Horan started off with a Q & A Session and discussed
important issues from the viewpoint of the IJS Technical Panel. The Miami
FSC Regionals Team then presented their Long Programs on Saturday evening
and Short programs on Sunday morning. The skaters were critiqued by the
specialist who offered constructive IJS criticisim and tips. USFS Judge
Christina Vandermissen joined in on Sunday morning to offer comments from
the judges point of view. Parents, coaches and skaters all unanimously
agreed that it was a very positive and productive weekend! Many thanks to
Kate and Christina!
USFS National Components Camp News
Miami FSC Skaters are training at the
USFS National Components Camp in Geneva, Illinois at the Fox Valley Ice
Arena April 17-19, 2015. Pictured above from left to right are Danielle
Cooner, Isabella Vazquez, Veronica Manes and Ariana Silva-Falcon.
This is a national training camp
open to athletes who competed at the most recent regional championships. It
will feature on-ice and off-ice classes designed to help competitive skaters
improve their program components mark.
U.S. Figure Skating's Athlete
Development Department is responsible for the curriculum, faculty and design
of this camp. Athletes are assigned to "teams" of 20 skaters of similar
skill, age and skating discipline. Athletes stay with their team for the
entire weekend and learn in a fun, group environment.
The focus of the camp is on
developing skills in a relaxed setting to help competitive skaters improve
their scores in the five program components areas: Skating Skills,
Transitions, Choreography, Performance/Execution and Musical Interpretation.
All presenters are selected for
their expertise in teaching athletes "the second mark" and for their
experience in working with groups of athletes. Singles, pairs and ice
dancing athletes have the opportunity to focus on developing their inner
artist and performer, their skating skills, edges and turns, making friends
and having a blast while not having to worry about the technical aspect of
Great Results at the Florida Open!
Congratulations to all of the Miami FSC skaters who competed at the
Florida Open in Maitalnd, Florida April 10 to 13. Our skaters performed
exceptionally well with many medals received and two making the final rounds
for the hotly contested Juvenile and Intermediate levels! Complete results
can be found at icejudge.com.
Senior Tests Passed!
Congratulations to Alea Delmastro , Senior Freeskate(Below right)
and Angelina Lincoln, Senior Moves in the Field (Below left) who passed
their Gold tests on February 1st, 2015. This is a major accomplishment that
few skaters are able to achieve! Job well done!
Max and Cirinia!
January 17-25, 2015
(Click on the logo for complete Nationals Information).
to go! Max and Cirinia are the 2015 Junior
Eastern Sectional Pair Champions! On to the
US Figure Skating Championships!
Congratulations! - February 1, 2015 Results
to all our 2015 South Atlantic Regional Competitors who competed in
Alpharetta, Georgia! Job well done!
to Miami FSC member Alea Delmastro who has qualified to participate in the
2014 National Solo Dance Series Final in the Pre-Silver solo pattern dance
Finishing in one of the top six places in the Pre-Silver solo pattern dance
event in the Eastern section qualified her to advance to the 2014 National
Solo Dance Series Final, September 17-20, 2014 in Colorado Springs,
Congratulations on your accomplishments thus far and good luck at the 2014
National Solo Dance Series Final competition!
Congratulations to Dania Fernandez for passing her Senior Moves in the Field
Test on the June 8th Test Session!
RENEWALS FOR 2014-15 SEASON START NOW!
Dear Friends – As we wind down what has been a terrific season for the Miami
Figure Skating Club and our skaters, it’s time to renew your club
membership. The club Board of Governors is delighted to announce that our
club will continue to offer the one-year "Introductory Membership" for those
persons new to our club as we have in the past. For the 2014-15 season the
dues for this level membership are $50, an amount which represents a
significant savings over similar membership levels offered by other area
clubs. Our regular club membership dues for the new season are $120. Don’t
miss all the fun this coming year so renew NOW! The membership application
is available in the KIA skate school office and online her on our forms and
“In connection with its “SafeSport” initiative and to ensure all
members feel comfortable in their skating environment, U.S. Figure Skating
has issued the following SafeSport code of conduct to which all persons
renewing their membership in the Miami Figure Skating Club and U.S. Figure
Skating must adhere.
Download tlhe "SafeSport" information here.
Thank you for renewing and we look forward to seeing you on the
International Adult Results from
Congratulations to club member, Dr. Ana
Duarte for competing at the 2014 International Adult Figure Skating
Competition in Oberstdorf, Germany! She placed first in the Bronze Free
Dance, and 4th place in the Bronze Pattern Dance with partner Sergei
Pospelov. This is an annual Open Non Qualifying competition that attracts
adult skaters from all over the world. The competition has attracted famed
skaters in past years such as Midori Ito from Japan and this years highlight
was Gary Beacom of Canada. Way to go Ana!
Results for Miami FSC at the Florida Open in Orlando!
Special congratulations to Dania Fernandez for winning the Intermediate
Ladies Long Program at Final Rounds (pictured above). Kudos to Isabella
Vazquez (Juvenile Ladies) and Mellissa Gonzalez Gonzalez (Intermediate
Ladies) for making final rounds! There were many other great results from
our club members.
For complete results please click here.
Congratulations to Dr. Ana Duarte for her recent Adult National Championship
win in the Adult Bronze Partnered Ice Dance event! She was awarded the Dr.
Richard D Stutzke Memorial Trophy and will have her name engraved on the
trophy in the US Figure Skating Museum in Colorado Springs.
We are so fortunate to
have so many members in our club who were able to go to Regional
Championships this year. With that in mind the club contributed
to helping these skaters by paying their entry fees as well as assistance
with airfare and also new Club Jackets.
Now it is time to help
the club with fundraisers to help the club get enough money to continue the
activities such as Test Sessions, Club end of the year banquet and annual
fundraiser was held on
May 1, 2014 on the Thursday evening public session.
The ticket desk was run by Club
President Karen Kammer and board member Lee Lewedag. Many thanks to DJ Eddie
for the great job he does! Stay tuned for information about our next
Congratulations! - Test Session Results
Congratulations to Alea Delmestro for passing her Senior Moves in the Field
test on 3/23/2014!
Congratulations to Max Fernandez for passing his Senior Moves In The Field
Test on 3/4/2014!
Letter from President Karen Kammer
FSC National Silver Medalist!
Max Fernandez wins the silver medal at the US National Championships in
to Max Fernandez for winning Novice Pairs at the 2014 Sectional
Championships! Way to go! Now on to the US National Championships!