The tentative schedule for LA Open is available and is posted below and on the Entryeeze site.
PLEASE NOTE THAT IS A TENTATIVE SCHEDULE AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE! The final schedule will be posted at the rink on the first day of the Competition. Please arrive at the rink in plenty of time so that in case the competition is running early you are prepared.
On June 28, 2015 the ballots received by the deadline for the counting of same for the 2015-2016 Board of Directors were counted. As a result, the 2015-2016 Board of Directors of the Los Angeles Figure Skating Club will be:
We want to express our congratulations to the Los Angeles Ice Theater who competed this weekend at the 2015 U.S. National Theater On Ice Championships in Hyannis, MA and performed so well. Two teams made the trip and each came home with a medal!
The Novice Team were the Silver Medalists in their event.
The Senior Team were the Bronze Medalists in their event.
Sending Good Luck wishes to the Los Angeles Ice Theater teams as they depart for the 2015 Theatre on Ice National Championships in Hyannis, MA. You always make us proud to be your Home Club, and all of us will be rooting for you!
Ballots for the 2015-16 LAFSC Board of Directors were recently emailed out to all members. Please check your emails (including your spam folders) and return them by June 28, 2015! If you did not receive one, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to have one sent to you again.
Please cast your vote and return your ballot as this is an integral element in our club’s functioning!
We had another fantastic Showcase For Skaters this weekend! Congratulations to all the skaters who participated and brought their creative and theatrical energy to the ice at Pickwick Ice Center. We were treated to some great theatrical skating and wish to extend a hearty round of applause to all the skaters, their coaches, parents and friends who came out and supported this very special event, which had its inception with the pioneering vision of the Los Angeles FSC.
We wish to extend special kudos to the winners of the Perpetual Trophies:
The Funakoshi Trophy was awarded this year to Chelsea Fujimura
The Babilonia Trophy was awarded this year to Pacific Edge
The Easton Trophy was awarded this year to Michael Rubke
The Ritter Trophy this year was awarded to Elizabeth Addas and Savannah Stroyke
A very special thanks to Cynthia Slawter Photography who provided us with the following podium shots!
Just a reminder that your current membership with the Los Angeles Figure Skating Club expires June 30, 2015. If you plan on testing, competing, coaching, skating club sessions at the reduced club session rate or participating in any US Figure Skating sanctioned event your membership must be current. Please don’t wait till just before you plan on participating in an event to renew, as there may be delays in processing. There are no pro rated memberships, so renewing as early as possible ensures you receive all membership benefits.
The following link: http://lafsc.org/forms/membership-application-form/
will take you to our online renewal system where you can:
(1) fill out your Membership Application online, and
(2) then proceed to Paypal to pay your membership fee. Please remember to note your total fee before you leave the Membership Application screen as you will need to enter that amount in the upper left hand corner of the Paypal screen to process your payment. Please also be sure to actual go to the Paypal site and make payment as I will be unable to process your membership renewal until payment has been processed.
Please let me know if you have any questions.
FOR COACHES :please note that all your requirements: membership renewal, coaches registration (including potential background check), insurance and CER’s, and PSA membership (if required) must be completed before July 1, 2015. Please note the following information on the US Figure Skating site:
Also: MR 5.14 Any coach who does not fulfill the requirements of coach compliance in rules MR 5.11 (B), (C) and (D) and MR 5.12 by July 1 will be assessed a $75 late fee.
A. Special exceptions to the late fee may be granted by the appropriate sectional vice chair of the membership committee.
Best wishes for a successful 2015-2016 skating season!
We’re using VolunteerSpot (the leading online signup and reminder tool) to organize our upcoming activity.
If you are able to donate some food items, would you please take note of the following information to help organize your donations! Anything you can donate would go a long way to helping keeping our officials and volunteers comfortable during the long hours of competition they donate so that our skaters have an opportunity to compete! Thanks in advance!
PLEASE SIGN UP FOR HOSPITALITY ITEMS AS SOON AS YOU CAN. THE COMPETITION IS JUNE 6 AND 7, 2015!
Here’s how it works in 3 easy steps:
1. Please click on the following link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/JfwNDn
2. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on VolunteerSpot)
3. Sign up! Choose your spots – VolunteerSpot will send you an automated confirmation and reminders. Easy!
Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact me and I can sign you up manually.
The 2014-15 Combined Report of Action detailing all rule changes between May 2014 and May 2015 is now available.