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Welcome to the St Moritz Ice Skating Club's 84th Season

2014 Skate St Moritz

The announcement for the 2014 Skate St. Moritz competition (Sept. 12 - 14) is now available. You can download the announcement here. To register online, please click here to go to our Entryeeze competition homepage. Entries are due August 8.


Membership renewals due now!

Please click here to read about some upcoming events as we plan for the new skating season and celebrate all that has been accomplished over the past year.


If you have not renewed yet for this year your membership has expired. If you want to compete or test you need to renew your membership. Coach members should have completed Club membership, and PSA and US Figure Skating requirements by July 1. Click here to go to the online membership site. Paper forms are also available here.


Upcoming Competitions

Below you will find some information about upcoming competitions that you might want to consider. Also the updated CCIA calendar can be found here.


2014 Orange County Championships:

Orange County FSC is pleased to announce that the 2014 Orange County Open Championships are now accepting entries. Our competition will be held August 16-17 at The Rinks, Yorba Linda Ice, and is a part of the Southern California Inter-Club Invitational Series. You can download the announcement here.


Board of Director Election Results

As announced at the annual meeting, the following members were elected to a two year term on the Board of Directors:


Susan Bonn

Justin Dillon

Lisa Erle

Dirk Vanderlaan


Thanks to everyone who voted, we had a 34.5% response rate. Also thanks to all members of the Judges of Election who counted all of the ballots.


An election of officers was held and the officers for next year are:

Susan Bonn, President

Phillip DiGuglielmo, Vice President

Lisa Erle, Treasurer

Jacki Paytas, Secretary


Feel free to contact any of the board members with any questions or suggestions you may have.


Summer Off-Ice Classes

The summer St Moritz sponsored off-ice classes have started but you can join at anytime. Details below:


Off-Ice Jump Class with Lynn Smith

9-week class, Tuesdays June 10 - August 9 (no class 7/1 and 7/8)

10:30 am - 11:00 am (1/2 hour class)

$81 Members/$99 Non-members

Drop-in $12 Members / $14 Non-members

Pre-requisite: Axel Jump


Off-Ice Stretch Class with Shawn Shubert

9-week class, Mondays June 2 - August 4 (no class 6/30)

Two options are available:

5:45 pm - 6:45 pm (1 hour class)

$99 Members/$117 Non-members

Drop-in $15 Members / $17 (Non-members)

6:15 pm - 6:45 pm (1/2 hour class)

$49.50 Members/$58.50 Non-members

Drop-in $7.50 Members / $8.50 Non-members


Always check with your coach before signing up


All classes are held in ballet room at OIC.

Make checks payable to St Moritz ISC

No refunds or credits

Register and payment to Rosemarie Pica just before class

Questions: Contact


2013 - 2014 Honor Roll

The Honor Roll for the 2013 - 2014 membership season has been updated and is now available here. We have included our graduating high school seniors, Class of 2014. If you are not on the list it is because we could not confirm your information in time. Please contact Lisa Erle if you need to be added to our list.


Congratulations to Laurie Lind

Congratulations to member Laurie Lind who received her National Dance Judge Appointment at the recent USFS Governing Council. You can read about that and other happenings at the meeting by reviewing the blog created by the club's delegates which can be found here. Details of the meeting can be found here.



Feature on Synchronized Skating

Congratulations to all of the St. Moritz Ice Skating Club skaters competing at the 2013 Synchronized National Championships in Michigan! In honor of Synchro Nationals our featured skater article is written by Devin Wang. Devin started skating with the Silver Stars in Dublin and is now competing with the Haydenettes at the Senior level nationally and internationally. Check out her article by clicking here. Thank you for your story Devin!


Here are the synchronized skating opportunities you can become a part of:


Silver Stars

Silver Stars' Open Juvenile team just earned the Silver Medal at the Pacific Coast Synchronized Skating Sectionals on January 25th 2013! Silver Stars is for skaters 7-17 years old who have passed the Freestyle 4 or higher group classes at Dublin. They just started Spring Training, so now is the perfect time for skaters to come see if synchro is for them! Practices are on Thursday evenings, and they should contact for more information.


Cold Fusion- Adult Master Team

Cold Fusion earned the pewter medal at the 2013 Pacific Coast Synchronized Skating Sectional Championships! USFSA criteria is a minimum age of 25 to compete. Skaters should be tested on moves in the field through Adult Bronze. Individuals can join, work on their skills and take their test while practicing for competition. Coaches are Alyn Libman and Laurie Mellema-Haun and practices are Saturday mornings, starting at 6:30am at the Oakland Ice Center. Contact or


Please click here to see pictures of our teams.

Donate to St Moritz

Did you know that St Moritz is now a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization? This means that any donations you make to the club are tax deductible to you. We have updated our donation page to explain the various giving opportunities that are available. We also now accept donations via Google checkout so you can give using your credit card. Thanks for helping your club and your fellow members.



 


An up-to-date list of qualifying, national and international results for our members is available here.

 

Congratulations to Allison Dai, Xylina Rusit, Cherri Wang, and Stephanie Yu who passed their Senior Moves, and to Angela Luo who passed her Senior FS in May.

Congratulations to Austin Harper who completed his Gold Solo Dance tests in May.

Congratulations to new and continuing U.S. Figure Skating Committee Chairs: Katie Specht (Collegiate), Jean Fahmie (Special Olympics/Theraputic Skating), and Susan Bonn (Memorial Fund). And, also to Justin Dillon as the Athlete Services Group Coordinator.

Congratulations to Katie Specht on her National Singles/Pairs Judging appointment!!

Congratulations to Maria Montes who received her Sectional Singles Technical Specialist appointment and her Gold Singles/Pairs Test Judging appointment.

Congratulations to Melinda Graff who received her Silver Singles/Pairs Test Judging appointment.

Congratulations to Julia Feng who passed her Senior FS test in April. And, to Keara McInearney who passed her Senior Moves test in January.

 


A bit of club's history: Here are two programs from 1941 and 1943. Thanks to Don Willis for providing them:

1941 Oakland Boys Club Benefit Ice Show.pdf

1943 Pacific Coast Regional Championships.pdf



     

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