The City’s 24th Annual Focus On Youth Awards and Show were held on Wednesday, May 15, 2013. Congratulations to our skaters for their acheivements.
Youth Sports Team of the Year - Novice Pairs Team - Robyn Lynn McGrath and Matthew Power
Premier's Athletic Awards - Ashley Bishop, Sophia Burke, Robyn Lynn McGrath and Grace Woodland
The Mount Pearl Skating Club's Annual General Meeting took place Monday April 29th, 2013 at 7:00pm at the Glacier. There was a good turn out and the 2013-2014 executive is now in place
PRESIDENT Jeff Sutton 2013-2015
VICE - PRESIDENT Jamie Carroll 2012-2014
TREASURER Perry Dalton 2012-2014
SECRETARY Rolene McGettigan 2013-2015
DIRECTOR OF COACHING Kevin Walsh 2013-2014
DIRECTOR OF CANSKATE Joanne Burry 2013-2014
DIRECTOR OF SYNCHRO David Janes 2013-2014
ICE SHOW DIRECTOR Anne Marie Quinn 2013-2014
REGISTRATION DIRECTOR Michelle Edison 2013-2014
DIRECTOR OF TESTS/COMPETITIONS Lori Sutton 2013-2014
DIRECTOR OF PUBLICITY Joanne Efford 2013-2014
Thank you to our returning members and a special welcome to our new members!!
11 Club Skaters competed at the first ever Skate Atlantica competition April 6-7, 2013 in East Hants, NS! This event brought together skaters from Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Prince Edward Island.
Full Results can be found here
Our skaters returned home with 9 Medals!!!
This past weekend, the club was represented by a number of our Competitive and STARSkate skaters at the 2013 Provincial Championships in Clarenville.
Another strong and successful showing by club skaters! We earned the Chatman Trophy for the Club with the Most Points, and had 15 Skaters Qualify for Skate Atlatica to be held in Halifax, NS in April!
Full Results can be found here
At the 2013 Avalon Interclub competition held this past weekend (February 23, 2013), the club was awarded both annual trophies for Most Points and Most Improved Club!!! Congratulations skaters!!!
Results for club skaters can be found on out website honor roll!
At this event, a number of our CanSkate Skaters entered the Skate to Standard Assessment events. These events are the early stages of introducing competition to skaters, where skaters are assessed on circuts and skills. Each skater who participates is awarded a personal certificate with their status. Our younger club skaters did very well in this portion of the event! Congratulations!!!
Details can be found here
The 2013 Synchronized Skating Championships was held February 15th and 16th, at the Jack Byrne Arena in Torbay, NL. Our club was well represented by Five teams, Elementary Starlites, Juvenile Starlites, PreNovice Starlites, Open Starlites and the Classic Edges.
CONGRATULATIONS to all skaters on their fabulous performances!!!
Classic Edges (Gold)
Open Starlites (Gold)
PreNovice Starlites (Gold)
Juvenile Starlites (Silver)
Elementary Starlites (Bronze)
More details can be found here
The Ice Show Committee would like to congratulate Lauren Hearns on winning the Name the Ice Show contest.
The name of our 36th Annual Ice show is 'Cinematic Sensations Ice Show'
The Mount Pearl Skating Club hosted its annual Christmas Invitational on Saturday Dec 15th, 2012.
See here for the results.
A special thankyou to all those who helped make this a very successful compeition.
Our Novice Pairs team of Robyn-Lynn McGrath and Matthew Power are in Mississauga,ON this week to compete at the 2013 National Canadian Championships!
Full Event Details and Results can be found here: http://www.skatecanada.ca/en-us/eventsresults/201213competitions/2013canadianfigureskatingchampionships.aspx
After the Shot Program, Robyn-Lynn and Matthew were in sixth place with a score of 27.95; with a personal best freeskate scoring 56.16, they moved up to finish in 5th place overall with a Personal best Overall score of 84.11
Congratulations Robyn-Lynn & Matthew!!! Robyn-Lynn & Matthew!!!
Please note that the Junior/Intermediate/Senior sessions begin again on January 2nd, 2013 at there regular scheduled times.
Canskate sessions will begin again on January 5th, 2013 at there regular scheduled times.
See you at the rink!!
5 Club skaters travelled to Regina, SK December 5-9, 2012 to compete in the 2013 Skate Canada Challlenge event!
Congratulation: Grace Woodland (Novice Women); Ashley Bishop (Novice Women); Robyn-Lynn McGrath (Novice Women); Sophia Burke (Pre-Novice Women) & Robyn-Lynn McGrath and Matthew Power (Novice Pairs)!!!
The Novice Pairs Team of Robyn-Lynn McGrath & Matthew Power have qualified for the National Championships to be held in Ontario in January.
Final Results have been added to our Honor Roll.
The club was well represented at the 2013 SCNL Section Championships this past weekend, Bringing home 7 medals. Club results have been listed under our Honor Roll, full details and results can be found: http://www.skating.nf.ca/?p=6059#more-6059
Jenna Efford (Juvenile Women) was named the winner of the Polaris Artistic Cup, for the most Artistic Skater in the Competition.
Additionally, Grace Woodland, Ashley Bishop & Robyn Lynn McGrath (Novice Women); Sophia Burke (Pre-Novice Women) and Robyn Lynn McGrath & Matthew Power (Novice Pairs) have qualified for the 2013 SC Challenge/National event to be held in December in Regina,SK!
Congratulations to all Skaters!
The Mount Pearl Skating Club was represented by four of our fabulous Senior Skater this past weekend in Barrie, ON at the 2012 COS Octoberfest Invitational Competition.
Ashley Bishop (Novice Women) finished her flight in 10th place; Robyn-Lynn McGrath (Novice Women) Finished her flight in THIRD place, earning a BRONZE MEDAL; Grace Woodland (Novice Women) finished her flight in 6th place; and Matthew Power & Robyn-Lynn McGrath (Novice Pairs) earned a BRONZE MEDAL in the Novice pairs event.
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Please be advised that effective today, Tuesday August 8, 2012, there will be NO ACCESS to the rear parking lot of the Glacier for the foreseeable future. This is due to construction requirements associated with the Reid Centre Expansion Project.
All patrons using the Mount Pearl Glacier Rink 2 over the next number of months are asked to please park in the front parking lot (on Olympic Drive) and enter Rink 2 via the red doors next to the Rink 1 entrance. For those of you who may require wheelchair access, you are asked to please enter thru Rink 1, use the elevator to get to Level 1 and enter Rink 2 via the interior walk-thru connecting the two arenas.
The Mount Pearl Glacier would like to apologize for any inconveniences that may be caused by these changes. Should you have any further questions, or need any clarification on this, please do not hesitate to contact Michelle Rideout (Facility Supervisor) or any of the Mount Pearl Glacier staff.