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Aug

27

2015

2016 LAFSC QUALIFYING TEAM JACKET ORDERING INFORMATION!

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REMINDER: ENTRY DEADLINE FOR THE 2016 SWP REGIONALS IS SEPTEMBER 1, 2015. PLEASE BE SURE TO REGISTER NOW IF YOU HAVE NOT ALREADY DONE SO! THERE ARE NO LATE ENTRIES!
To all LAFSC Home Club Skaters participating in standard track qualifying events this season:
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO RECEIVE A 2016 LAFSC TEAM JACKET AND ARE COMPETING IN THIS SEASON’S QUALIFYING EVENTS AT THE SENIOR, JUNIOR, NOVICE, INTERMEDIATE OR JUVENILE LEVELS – PLEASE READ THIS!!
For Qualifying Events Only (Senior, Junior, Novice, Intermediate, or Standard Juvenile) – You will receive a complimentary TEAM jacket from LAFSC. To get your jacket prior to Regionals, you must provide us with the following information:
1. Jacket size. Jackets are available in the following sizes: Child Small, Child Medium, Child Large, Child Extra-Large, Adult Extra Small, Adult Small, Adult Medium and Adult Large. These are fitted jackets. Please see the attached sizing chart to select your correct size.
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2. Confirm the correct spelling of your FIRST NAME.
3. The confirmation of registration you received from US Figure Skating of your entry in a qualifying event ASAP.
Please send this information via e-mail to lafscteamjacket@aol.com.
We must receive all of this information by September 4, 2015, to ensure that you receive your jacket in time for Regionals.
For Non-Qualifying Events: If you are competing in a non-qualifying event and would like to order a club jacket those are also available for purchase. These jackets are either our navy blue fitted fleece club jackets, or our black fleece jacket with LAFSC embroidered on the back, and the club logo and your first name embroidered on the front. The cost is $85.00. The available sizes are Child Small, Child Medium, Child Large, Child Extra-Large, Adult Extra Small, Adult Small, Adult Medium, and Adult Large. Please let me know ASAP if you would like to order a jacket and want it for Regionals.
Thanks, and good luck to you! We will be rooting for you.
We are planning to have our jacket party/ Regionals sendoff and gold medalist and club recognition ceremony/luncheon on October 3, 2015, at the Pickwick Ice Center and you will receive information on that in a separate e-mail.
Please provide us with the requested information ASAP!
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Aug

25

2015

LAFSC 2016 SOUTHWEST PACIFIC REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS CRITIQUE SIGN UPS!

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REMINDER FOR QUALIFYING COMPETITORS: THE DEADLINE FOR ENTERING THE SOUTHWEST PACIFIC REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS is 9/1/15 at 11:59 p.m! No late entries for qualifying competition events! You must register for qualifying events through the Members Only Site at U.S. Figure Skating.

LAFSC 2016 SOUTHWEST PACIFIC REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS CRITIQUE

Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 10:30 a.m – 12:00 p.m.

Pickwick Ice Center

** LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE **

**LA HOME CLUB MEMBERS ONLY**

Qualifying Competitors Only (Standard Juvenile – Senior). We will hold a separate critique for our Pairs and Dance Competitors and the date and time for those critiques will be announced at a later date.

Dear SWP Regional Championships Qualifying Competitors:

LAFSC is pleased to announce that we have obtained ice time at Pickwick Ice Center for our 2016 Southwest Pacific Regional Championships Critique. Registration will be on a “First Come-First Served” basis. Spots fill up quickly and there is limited time available so please reserve your spot ASAP!

At the time you register for your critique you must provide us with (1) your planned program elements & (2) designate whether you will be performing your short or long program in order for us to confirm your spot.

TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT AT THE 2016 LAFSC SOUTHWEST PACIFIC REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS CRITIQUE, PLEASE CONTACT BOB DAVIS BY EMAIL AT: radgolfer@ca.rr.com

Please note that the critique will take place during the regular club session hours. There will be NO club session on September 12, 2015.

GO TEAM LAFSC!!

Event Co-Chairs: Bob Davis & Dawn Eyerly

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Aug

25

2015

CONGRATULATIONS TO HAYDEN PAIGE! 2015 NATIONAL SHOWCASE RECAP.

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Congratulations to our skaters who competed at the 2015 National Showcase competition earlier this month! Results have now been published.

2293239853_ddd6bc4ef4_zWe’d like to congratulate HAYDEN PAIGE who is the 2015 National Showcase Champion in Juvenile Light Entertainment. Congratulations Hayden!

Hayden also won a silver medal in Juvenile Interpretive, was fourth in Juvenile Dramatic, finished 6th in Teen Duets, and was also in invited to participate in the prestigious Parade of Junior Champions where she finished eighth overall. What a great competition for you Hayden. We are so proud of your efforts!

Also making the trip to Michigan and competing were:

Madelyn Bruno – who was 4th in Teen Light Entertainment C
Clarissa Jim – who was 14th in Novice Light Entertainment.

Also present to represent LAFSC and present the overall trophy for the event Champion was our very own great champion and lifetime member Richard Dwyer!

Congratulations to all!

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Aug

24

2015

GOOD LUCK TO PAOLO BORROMEO!

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WE ARE SENDING GOOD LUCK WISHES TO PAOLO BORROMEO AS HE HEADS TO LATVIA TO COMPETE AT THE ISU RIGA CUP JUNIOR GRAND PRIX EVENT THIS AUGUST 26-30, 2015. HAVE GREAT SKATES PAOLO! WE’RE ROOTING FOR YOU BACK HOME! GO PAOLO!

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Aug

20

2015

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2015 NATIONAL SOLO DANCE SERIES FINALISTS!

We are very pleased and proud to announce that six of our LAFSC skaters have qualified for the 2015 National Solo Dance Series Final in September! What a great achievement! We are all wishing you the best of luck at the final in September!

GO TEAM LAFSC!

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Aug

12

2015

REMINDER!! DEADLINE FOR ENTRY FOR 2016 QUALIFYING SEASON IS SEPTEMBER 1, 2015!! NO EXCEPTIONS!

PLEASE NOTE! THE DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES FOR THE 2016 QUALIFYING COMPETITION SEASON (REGIONALS, SECTIONALS, NATIONALS) IS SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 AT 11:59 P.M. – THERE WILL BE NO EXCEPTIONS!

Online registration is the ONLY method available for entry into the 2016 U.S. Figure Skating qualifying competition season. Registration opens July 15, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST.

To enter online into the 2016 qualifying competition season, proceed in the following manner:
Log on to www.usfsaonline.org
Input your membership number and password
o If you do not already have a password, go to www.usfsaonline.org first and follow the online instructions.

If you are experiencing difficulty with the online registration, please email the U.S. Figure Skating Member Services Department at memberservices@usfigureskating.org or call the U.S. Figure Skating main number at 719.635.5200.

You can find the Qualifying Announcement here: 2016 SWP Regionals Website

B. DEADLINES
The entry deadline for the 2016 qualifying competition season is 11:59 p.m., Sept. 1, 2015. The time zone of your primary residence/principle training center (juvenile, intermediate) or home club (novice, junior, senior) will determine the entry deadline of 11:59 p.m., Sept. 1, 2015.
NO LATE REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER THIS DEADLINE – NO EXCEPTIONS.

Juvenile and Intermediate Singles Competitors ONLY:
During the online registration process, you will be given the option to input your principle training center if you wish to compete out of the region you train rather than the region in which your primary residence is listed. The following guidelines must be followed:

You must train at your principle training center at least six (6) months and one (1) day during the calendar year to be eligible.
The region you select is binding (whether it is based on primary residence or principle training center) and cannot be changed.
Age requirements must be met by Sept. 1, 2015.
Test requirements must also be met by Sept. 1, 2015. Provisional entries based on passing a test after the closing date of entries will not be accepted.

Please refer to U.S. Figure Skating Rules 2420-2423 for further testing information and guidelines.

*Skaters entering a singles event in addition to a partnered event must enter a regional championship within the section they have chosen for the partnered event.

You can find the Qualifying Announcement here: 2016 SWP Regionals Website

For 2016 SWP Non-Qualifying Competition Entries – the deadline is also September 1, 2015. Attached is the Entryeeze for that competition:
2016 SWP Regionals Non-Qualifying Registration. NOTE THIS IS FOR NON-QUALIFYING ENTRIES ONLY!!! IF YOU ARE REGISTERING FOR A QUALIFYING EVENT (STANDARD JUVENILE THROUGH SENIOR YOU MUST REGISTER THROUGH THE US FIGURE SKATING WEB SITE. NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE!

Please join us for the 2016 Pacific Coast Regionals! We are hosting the event! Here is the website for further information: 2016 Pacific Coast Sectionals.

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Aug

11

2015

LOS ANGELES ICE THEATER TRYOUTS!

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Aug

4

2015

SK8 TO ELIMINATE CANCER – AUGUST 8, 2015.

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Jul

13

2015

2015 LOS ANGELES OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS COMPLETE RESULTS.

CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO VIEW THE COMPLETE RESULTS FOR THE 2015 LOS ANGELES OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS. THANKS TO ALL THE OFFICIALS AND VOLUNTEERS WHO HELPED TO MAKE THIS ANOTHER GREAT COMPETITION.

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL SKATERS! WE HOPE TO SEE YOU BACK NEXT YEAR!

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Jul

2

2015

LA OPEN TENTATIVE SCHEDULE AVAILABLE!

The tentative schedule for LA Open is available and is posted below and on the Entryeeze site.

LA OPEN View Online Schedule Link

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.

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