SHAYLEIGH IS GOING TO BE A FLOWER RETRIEVER AT THE 2016 NATIONAL SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS
posted Nov 27, 2015, 1:36 PM
Congratulations to Shayliegh Doucet on being selected to be a flower retriever for the 2016 National Skating Championsips in Halifax from January 18th to 24th.
What a great opportunity!
LAYLA, LAYDEN AND GABRIELLA WILL BE CBC YOUNG ATHLETES OF THE DAY IN DEC 2015
posted Nov 27, 2015, 1:30 PM
Layla LeBlanc will be featured as CBC's Young Athlete of the Day on Tuesday Dec 1st
Layden LeBlanc will be featured on Thursday Dec 3rd
And Gabriella Abutu will be featured on Friday Dec 4th
Congratulations Skaters and keep up the good work!!
FALL SKATE 2015 RESULTS
posted Nov 22, 2015, 6:48 PM
Yarmouth Skating Club had seven skaters travel to St Margaret's Bay on Nov 21st. They all had excellent skates and we are very proud of them all!
A HUGE thank you to Megan and Natalie for all you did for the skaters on Saturday to help them!!
Here are the results:
Lauren Lyons- STAR 2A- Bronze
Zara Hemani- STAR 2B- Bronze
MacKenzie Cook- STAR 3 A Bronze
Allison Theriault- STAR 3A Silver
Bailey Pitman STAR 3B- Bronze
Sharlie Pinksen-2nd in Pre-Juvenile under 13, silver in Introductory Interpretive and 2nd in Senior Bronze Elements
Kylie Landry 1st Gold Ladies Freeskate and 1st Gold Ladies Interpretive
Congratulations to all!!
SEVEN SKATERS FROM YSC TRAVEL TO ST MARGARET'S BAY FOR FALL SKATE 2015
posted Nov 20, 2015, 11:28 AM
There is live video streaming of Fall Skate 2015 being held this Saturday in St Margaret's Bay. It is a paid service. There is a flat rate fee which would give you access to watch the whole day of competition. Below is the link to Bruce Dempsey's Online Video Streaming site.
Here are the times and skaters in order. Please note skating competitions may run as much as 30 minutes ahead or any amount behind.
Sharlie Pinksen- Pre-Juvenile U13 9:10am
Kylie Landry Gold Ladies 12:30pm
Kylie Landry Gold Interpretive 1:40pm
Sharlie Pinksen Intro Interpretive 2:20pm
Sharlie Pinksen Senior Br Elements 4:40pm
Lauren Lyons STAR 2A 5:15pm
Zara Hemani STAR 2B 5:40pm
MacKenize Cook STAR 3A 6:55pm
Allison Theriault STAR 3A 6:55pm
Bailey Pitman STAR 3B 7:15pm
Good Luck Ladies!!
JONAN AND HILARY CBC YOUNG ATHLETES OF THE DAY NOV 24TH AND 26TH
posted Nov 19, 2015, 10:00 PM
Jonan has been selected as the CBC Young Athlete of the Day for Tuesday Nov 24th!
Hilary Stone has been chosen as the CBC Young Athlete of the Day for Thursday Nov 26th!
Congratulations to you both!!
OFF ICE ATHLETIC STRETCH SESSION FOR STARSKATERS ON TUESDAY NOV 17TH FROM 8-830PM AT THE MARINERS CE
posted Nov 16, 2015, 8:42 AM
FOR ALL STARSKATERS:
There will be an off ice athletic stretch session with Trainer Tessa Moorehouse on Tuesday Nov 17th from 8-830pm
Please bring a yoga mat.
This session is open to all STARSkaters regardless if you skate on Tuesday nights or not.
SHARLIE AND SHAYLEIGH MEDAL AT SECTIONAL COMPETITION ON NOV 6TH AND 7TH IN DIEPPE NEW BRUNSWICK
posted Nov 7, 2015, 6:29 PM
Congratulations to Sharlie and Shayleigh on winning medals at the Sectional Competition this weekend!!
Sharlie Pinksen has won the Pre-Juvenile Under 13 Sectional competition in Dieppe New Brunswick on Friday Nov 6th
Shayleigh Doucet wins bronze medal in the Juvenile Under 12 at the Sectional Competition held in Dieppe New Brunswick on Saturday Nov 7th
KENNEDY GOODWIN CBC YOUNG ATHLETE OF THE DAY ON NOV 11TH 6PM NEWS
posted Nov 7, 2015, 6:26 PM
Kennedy Goodwin has been selected as the CBC Young Athlete of the Day for the Nov 11th 6pm News.
OCTOBER'S CANSKATERS, PROGRAM ASSISTANT AND SPIRIT SKATERS OF THE MONTH
posted Nov 1, 2015, 12:18 PM
Congratulations to our October Canskaters of the Month Emma Hemeon and Chase d'Entremont!
Emma is 11 years old and she loves to skate really fast! She also loves to skate backwards and working on gliding on 1 foot. Her favorite subject in school is Art Class. She also plays baseball and soccer!
Chase d'Entremont is 4 years old and his favorite part about Canskate is the cool down songs at the end of the session that he can dance to :) He likes to go to Grandir en Francais with Madame Denise and playing on his tractor and trampoline. He also loves to play with his baby brother Westyn.
Our Program Assistant (Canskate PA) is Bailey Pitman. Bailey is always on time and very helpful to the Coaches in setting up the Canskate Circuits and getting the teaching aids on the ice. She is excellent on the ice during the Canskate Session in making sure the little ones are engaged, safe, happy and having fun!! Congratulations Bailey and Thank You for all your help!!
Yarmouth Skating Clubs Spirit Skater of the Month is Jasmine Lefave. Jasmine is an excellent Canskate Helper! She is always on time and loves to help set up the teaching aids and assist in the warm up routines! She also works very hard during her own STARSkate practices and listens well to the Coaches!
STARSKATERS EARNED SKATE CANADA CRESTS IN FALL 2015
posted Nov 1, 2015, 12:03 PM
The following STARSkaters earned Skate Canada Crests this Fall
Sharlie Pinksen earned her Introductory Interpretive Crest
Shayleigh Doucet earned her Senior Bronze Skating Skills Crest
Kylie Landry earned her Skate Canada Senior Silver Dance Crest, her Gold Interpretive Crest and her Gold Freeskate Crest. She has earned Skate Canada Triple Gold Skater status with these 2 Gold tests in combination with the Gold Freeskate Elements test she passed in December 2015 and Gold Skating Skills she passed in June 2015
Congratulations Ladies on your accomplishments!!