Called at that time the Bondi Junction Ice Dance and Figure Skating Club, the Club changed its name to the Sydney Figure Skating Club when it moved to the newly opened Burwood Glaciarium in 1964.
Penrith Ice Palace Trophy incorporating PVFSC Championships is now accepting registrations at the link below:
Entries close on 12th April and the event will take place on the 11th May at Penrith Ice Palace.
SFSC is pleased to announce it will be hosting another Jump Start Clinic on 10th Feb 2019 at Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink.
The clinic is for Skate School through to Preliminary level skaters.
The clinic includes 3 hours of instruction on general skills, jumps, spins, edges, and strength and conditioning.
The $50 fee includes the clinic, rink entry, and an information session for parents.
Arrive 7.30am for an 8.00am start. Bring skates, water bottle, and trainers for off ice.
Parent information session will commence at approximately 8.15am in the upstairs mezzanine area.
To register, click here
Please note there is a revised schedule for figure sessions from 7th Jan – 11th Jan with only the 5.30am-7.00am session each morning (M-F) and no 8.15-10.00am sessions. This is due to a hockey camp this week. School holiday lessons will run from 9.30-10.15am.
Session changes for 14th Jan – 18th Jan & 21st Jan – 25th Jan include regular morning sessions but with a 9.30am finish time to accommodate the 9.30-10.15 School Holiday lessons.
From Monday 28 January 2019, all sessions will resume normal hours unless otherwise specified. Skate School will recommence Saturday 2 February and Monday 4 February 2019.
A Creative Movement Workshop, run exclusively by visiting US coaches Katherine Hill & Ben Agosto, will take place over two days on 18th & 19th Feb 2019, consisting of 4hours on the ice & 3hours off the ice each day. Compromising of edge class, skating skills, creative movement, off ice dance technique, guided improvisation and classroom theory sessions aimed at inspiring, engaging and improving skaters’ affinity for distinct & unique performance styles.
Open to all skaters in levels Preliminary to Senior & competition level Adult skaters. Skaters can book for both days or for 1 day only.
In addition, Katherine & Ben will also be offering Masterclasses specifically aimed at coaches (20 Feb @ 8am & 9am), adult skaters (21 & 22 Feb @ 9am) & Aussie Skate (25 Feb @ 5.15pm, and 2nd March @ 7.45am & 8.45am). There will also be the opportunity to work one on one with them through private lessons while they are here in Australia.
Note: The early bird rate for the workshop expires 15th December, and SFSC members are eligible for a discounted rate on the workshop.
To book, click here.
Don’t miss out!
Workshop DAY 1 Sample
Sunday 17th February 2019 6:45AM-3:00PM
Location: Canterbury Olympic Ice Rink
6:45AM-7:45AM- Full Group Intro/Off-Ice Dance Warm Up
7:45AM-8:00AM- Skates On
8:00AM-9:00AM- Full Group On-Ice Edge Class
9:00AM-10:00AM- Break Out Sessions – On-Ice Skating Skills Group A: Katherine Group B: Ben
10:00AM-11:00AM- Break Out Sessions – On-Ice Skating Skills Group A: Ben Group B: Katherine
11:00AM-12:00PM- Full Group On-Ice Improvisation/Choreography
12:00PM-1:00PM- Skates Off + Lunch Break
1:00PM-1:30PM- Break Out Sessions – Off Ice Dance
Group A: Katherine Group B: Ben
1:30PM-2:00PM- Break Out Sessions – Off Ice Dance
Group A: Katherine Group B: Ben
2.00PM-3.00PM- Full Group Off Ice Skating History/Cool Down
NZ National Championships – Auckland NZ
1st Place Mikayla Nelson – Intermediate Novice Ladies
1st Place Vlada Vasiliew – Advanced Novice Ladies
International Adult Competition – Burnaby, BC, Canada
1st Place Talitha Licauco/Brooke Crawford – Adult Pairs
5th Place Talitha Licauco – Silver Women II Freeskate
ISU Grand Prix 2018 Skate Canada International
7th Place Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya/Harley Windsor – Pairs
ISU CS Finlandia Trophy Espoo 2018
6th Place Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya/Harley Windsor – Pairs
Victorian Figure Skating Championships – Melbourne
3rd Place Mikayla Nelson – Intermediate Novice Ladies
ACT Figure Skating Championships – Canberra
1st Place Maya Milanovic – Elementary Ladies
Aussie Skate Competition – Liverpool
2nd Place Auroral Sun – Tiny Tots 2
3rd Place Ana Green – Novice 1
5th Place Abbey Challinor – Intermediate 1
2nd Place Amelia Whitmont – Freeskate 2
2nd Place Elizabeth Day – Freeskate 3
2nd Place Bella Bo – Freeskate 4 (10 & under)
3rd Place Tanika Young – Freeskate 4 (10 & under)
1st Place Majestic Ice Juvenile – Synchro 3
Triple Challenge – Liverpool
7th Place Abbey Challinor – Aussie Skate Division 1
14th Place Amelia Whitmont – Aussie Skate Division 2
2nd Place Courtenay Gray – Adult Ladies (Artistic)
13th Place Krystal Chan – Preliminary Ladies
26th Place Marie Sikiotis – Preliminary Ladies
2nd Place Maya Milanovic – Elementary Ladies
7th Place Lilja Lehtonen – Elementary Ladies
10th Place Tara Winton – Elementary Ladies
2nd Place Matthew Chan – Elementary Men
1st Place Courtenay Gray – Adult Silver Ladies
3rd Place Tiffany Rutter – Adult Silver Ladies
2nd Place Richard Lynch – Adult Silver Men