It is with great excitement that Columbus FSC highlights 7 of our athletes who qualified for the 2021 National Solo Dance Final! All 7 qualifiers are coached and/or choreographed by long-time Columbus FSC coach, Annette Schaefer. Pictured below are our incredible competitors (in order of solo appearance) McKenna, Mallory, Leah, Miwa, Claire, Faith, and Laura. … Continue reading 7 CFSC Members Head to the 2021 National Solo Dance Final
We are proud to share that Columbus FSC won the Aloye Yackels Team Trophy at the 2021 Kathy Slack Competition last weekend!!! Also, major congratulations are in order for CFSC's Kendall Hackler who won the Junior Ladies Trophy! These accomplishments are made possible by the hard work, passion, and joy that all CFSC members show … Continue reading Columbus FSC Excels at the Troy Kathy Slack Competition
Colossal, but long overdue, congratulations to Cecilia Donahue and Lilah Gibson for being placed in US Figure Skating's Novice High Performance Development Pool!! US Figure Skating explains, "The Athlete High Performance Development Pool (AHPDP) includes singles, pairs and ice dance athletes, as selected by U.S. Figure Skating's High Performance Department. These athletes will have demonstrated … Continue reading Donahue and Gibson earn placement in High Performance Development Pool
CFSC athletes Erin Egelhoff and Olga Staker are competing this week at US Figure Skating's Adult Nationals! Erin competed yesterday in Masters Dramatic Entertainment II and will compete tomorrow in Masters Light Entertainment I-II at 4:05 PM Eastern! Olga will take the ice tomorrow at 9:30 AM Eastern! We'll be cheering loudly! Good luck ladies! … Continue reading Egelhoff and Staker to Compete at Adult Nationals
An online, artistic skating competition and fundraising event in partnership with the Figure Skating Diversity & Inclusion Alliance (FSDIA)The Challenge AnnouncementThe Virtual Artistic Challenge is an online, artistic, livestream skating competition open to skaters - or groups of skaters - of all ages, backgrounds, and levels. "Celebrity Judges" including Mirai Nagasu, Vanessa James, Jeremy Abbott, Rachael Flatt, Mae Maite, Mariyah Gerber, and more - will select 3 awards from … Continue reading Release the Artistic Skater in You!
Clubmate Livvy Shilling reports that life inside the bubble is terrific and not too different from a typical nationals, except that they’ve had no day excursions, Covid precautions abound, and clever cardboard cutouts line the arena. But, she is pleased to share (maybe brag?) that compared to the typical Michigan winter surrounding her training rink … Continue reading A Glimpse Inside US Championships
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Columbus FSC hosted a successful and safe test session on Saturday, November 8th in Newark, Ohio. So many Thank Yous! First, thank you to the judges, coaches, skaters, and their families who traveled to Newark for the club's first test session in nine months - and our first test session not held at OSU since … Continue reading A November Thank You!
Happy November Columbus FSC Members! Download the the November 8, 2020 test session schedule at the bottom of this post. Location: Newark Ice Arena936 Sharon Valley Rd, Newark, OH 43055 Covid Protocols Please arrive at the rink already dressed by the time shown in the first column. We cannot wait for anyone who is not … Continue reading Test Session Schedule
A BIG congratulations to Cecilia Donahue and Laura Drake for passing their Senior Movies in the Field! Despite the challenges this year presented, we are so excited to see our members back on the ice and accomplishing their goals. Great work girls! They're pictured below with coaches Mary-Anne Williamson and Kelly Harper