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May

27

2016

2016 LA OPEN REGISTRATION OPEN! ENTRY DEADLINE JUNE 12, 2016!

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR THE 2016 LA OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS!

Entry Deadline: Midnight (Pacific) of Sunday June 12, 2016

PLEASE REGISTER FOR LA OPEN AT THE FOLLOWING LINK: Entryeeze Registration Link

Announcement:

2016 LA OPEN Announcement

PLEASE TAKE NOTE:

ALL SKATERS’ MEMBERSHIPS, AS WELL AS ALL COACHES’ MEMBERSHIPS/REGISTRATION, BACKGROUND CHECK, INSURANCE CERTIFICATE & CER’S MUST BE CURRENT AS OF THE DATE OF THE COMPETITION! PER U.S. FIGURE SKATING RULES THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS!

The 2016 Los Angeles Open Championships to be held July 8-10, 2016 at the Pickwick Ice Center. We will be hosting a complete set of events, including Standard, Adult, Artistic and Basic Skills events.

We hope to see you there!

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May

23

2016

CONGRATULATIONS TO PETER OPPEGARD!

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We would like to extend our congratulations to LAFSC life member, 1988 Olympic Bronze Medalist, World Bronze Medalist and three time US National Champion and coach Peter Oppegard on his nominations for Developmental Coach Of The Year and Choreographer Of The Year. Congratulations Peter on being recognized for all your hard work and creativity and for passing on your knowledge and expertise to new generations of skaters!

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May

22

2016

CALIFORNIA CHAMPIONSHIPS COMPLETE RESULTS!

The 2016 California Championships have concluded. Attached are the complete final results:

CalChamps2016CompleteResults

Congratulations to all the skaters who competed and best wishes for a very successful 2016-2017 season from the Los Angeles Figure Skating Club! Special congratulations to Olivia Serafini (SKNY) who won the Virginia Vale Trophy for the most outstanding performance of the 2016 California Championships!

We would like to extend our thanks to Chief Referee, Julie Keen, to all our officials (Katie Beriau, Joan Bys, Laura Chinnock, Tom Clark, Heather Correa, Bob Davis, Lauren Day, Kathleen Doramus, Dawn Eyerly, Julie Gidlow, Dee Goldstein, Carla Golubski, Naomi Grabow-Strebel, Stephen Kawalko, Bryan Keller, Kathleen Krieger, Carylyn Landt, Denise Moore, Yuu Ohno, Christopher Pottenger, Ouida Robins, Ashley Roche, Mary Lou Rothman, Russ Scott, Elda Stilwell, Morry Stillwell, William Tran, Darian Weiss & Suzie Whitehead), to our 1st time Competition Chair, Mia Fendi (who did an outstanding job), and to our Hospitality Chair, Kim Borzilleri for all their committed and excellent team work which resulted in another successful competition. You all rock!

We would also like to acknowledge and express our gratitude to all our outstanding volunteers who stepped up when asked and generously volunteered their time to fill the various positions where we needed help, and for their kind donations to hospitality to ensure that our competition ran smoothly and that our officials and coaches were comfortable. Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! LAFSC is the best!

A very special thanks to Danny Kwan and the East West Ice Palace staff for allowing us to use their stellar facility and for their willingness to help us put on another successful competition! Thank you!

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We’ll see you next month at LAFSC Showcase!

http://lafsc.org/2016/04/22/2016-lafsc-showcase-for-skaters-registration-is-open-entry-deadline-may-15-2016/

 

 

 

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May

11

2016

CALIFORNIA CHAMPIONSHIPS HOSPITALITY DONATIONS NEEDED! PLEASE HELP!

Los Angeles Figure Skating Club California Championships Hospitality

Welcome! This signup is for CAL CHAMPS JUDGES/OFFICIALS/COACHES HOSPITALITY.

Cal Champs is NEXT WEEKEND (MAY 21 & 22, 2016) and we need your help! Kindly signup to donate the items you wish and bring them to the designated area on the morning of the event- A reminder will be sent a few days prior to the competition with instructions for dropping off your donations.

CLICK THE LINK TO SIGN UP NOW-

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4ea9a82ba7fa7-losangeles3

-*- THIS EVENT IS AT EASTWEST ICE PALACE IN ARTESIA -*-
* Arrangements can be made with me to drop off nonperishable items early *

Please let me know if you have any questions.

Your generosity is greatly appreciated, THANK YOU!

Kim Borzilleri 724 601 9709 KBORZI@comcast.net

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May

11

2016

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2016 GRADUATING SENIORS PROGRAM AWARD RECIPIENTS!

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Congratulations to our skaters who have been recognized by U.S. Figure Skating in its 2016 Graduating Seniors Program! Skaters and Scholars! You all rock!

Madelynn Bruno, Silver

Kyrene Goh, Gold

Audrey Hoang, Gold

Juliette Jones, Gold

Reagan King, Platinum

Shelby Little, Silver

Kana Okafuji, Gold

Jessica Pilner, Silver

Cassandra Shearin, Bronze

Brooke Tripp, Silver

Bria Yanez, Gold

2016 GRADUATING SENIORS PROGRAM Level Criteria chart for webpage

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May

11

2016

CALIFORNIA CHAMPIONSHIPS SCHEDULE AVAILABLE!

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May

10

2016

COMBINED REPORT OF ACTION FROM THE 2016 GOVERNING COUNCIL IS AVAILABLE.

The Combined Report of Action from the 2016 Governing Council is available at the following link for review:

http://assets.ngin.com/attachments/document/0098/3492/2015-16_Combined_Report_of_Action_FINAL.pdf

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Apr

22

2016

2016 LAFSC SHOWCASE FOR SKATERS REGISTRATION IS OPEN! ENTRY DEADLINE MAY 15, 2016!

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REGISTRATION FOR THE 2016 LAFSC SHOWCASE FOR SKATERS IS NOW AVAILABLE! ENTRY DEADLINE IS MAY 15, 2016! THE COMPETITION WILL BE HELD AT PICKWICK ICE CENTER JUNE 10-12, 2016.

You may click the Entryeeze link below to register for this event:

Showcase Entryeeze Link

PLEASE BE SURE TO READ THE ANNOUNCEMENT CAREULLY. WE HAVE MADE MODIFICATIONS TO THE ANNOUNCEMENT TO ALIGN OUR COMPETITION MORE CLOSELY WITH NATIONAL SHOWCASE GUIDELINES. ACCORDINGLY, PLEASE READ THE ANNOUNCEMENT CAREFULLY TO DETERMINE IF ANY CHANGES AFFECT THE EVENT YOU WISH TO ENTER. PLEASE NOTE THAT THE RESTRICTION PREVENTING A PREVIOUS WINNER OF A PERPETUAL TROPHY COMPETING FOR THAT TROPHY ON MORE THEN ONE OCCASION HAS BEEN REMOVED. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT US!

Here is the link to the revised Announcement reflecting the revisions with reference to most current TOI guidelines:

Revised2016LAFSCShowcaseAnnouncement

We hope to see you there this year to participate LAFSC’s groundbreaking Showcase For Skaters! The original showcase competition for skaters!

Apr

20

2016

CONGRATULATIONS TO ERIC SJOBERG ON HIS FIRST INTERNATIONAL MEDAL!

Congratulations to Eric Sjoberg on his Bronze medal at the 2016 Gardena Spring Trophy! This is Eric’s first international assignment and competition in a Junior Men’s event. Let’s give him big props for a great job! GO ERIC! Photos are courtesy of mom Sandra! Thanks Sandra!

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Apr

12

2016

LAFSC TIES FOR SECOND PLACE FOR THE LARGE TEAM TROPHY AT ADULT NATIONALS!

This year team trophies for clubs with under 175 members and over 175 club members based on a club’s overall skating placements in the events conducted during the competition was instituted.

LAFSC tied for second place with St. Moritz for the team trophy for large clubs (over 175 members)! GO TEAM LAFSC!

Congratulations to all our skaters on their efforts in Ann Arbor! We came away with five National Champions and our skaters earned 14 medals overall. A very successful outing indeed. GO TEAM LAFSC!

CELEBRATING OUR NEWEST NATIONAL CHAMPIONS!

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