Author: Columbus FSC
Release the Artistic Skater in You!
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…
A Glimpse Inside US Championships
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…
2021 USFS Championships
2021 US Championships Info
A November Thank You!
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…
Congrats 2020 Seniors!
Although their senior year experiences may not look or feel anything like they imagined, the 2020 Columbus FSC graduating class is finishing strong. Our Junior Rep, Celine, is creating a spotlight feature about the club’s seniors class members. Click the Instagram icon to view Celine’s clever, thoughtful posts about our graduation class. On behalf of…
Mark Your Calendars: March 3rd Skate Swap
Join us Tuesday, March 3rd at Easton Chiller in the Party Room from 5:45pm to 7:45pm! Looking for Treasures? Skate Swaps are a terrific place to find previously loved skating apparel and equipment priced much below new items. If you have a skater entered in the April 26th Chiller Spring Competition, this skate swap is…
Hiser Recognized for 25 Years of Service
Long-time club member, Mary Hiser, was recognized in the January 2020 issue of Skating Magazine for receiving her 25 year pin for judging at the Governing Council of USFS last May. Mary started skating as an adult at 29, passing preliminary figure, preliminary free skate, adult bronze free skate, and bronze dance tests. She credits…
More CFSC Ties to 2020 U.S. Championships
Although not mentioned on television, members of our club should be proud of what we have contributed to the figure skating. Three individuals – Jenni Meno, Tina Lundgren, and Sharon Rogers played important roles in this prestigious event. Jenni Meno appeared in the “Kiss and Cry” area as the coach for the Gold and Silver…
Shilling-Petrov Gear Up for U.S. Championships
Congratulations to Livvy Shilling and her partner Alexander (Sasha) Petrov, who are traveling to Greensboro, North Carolina this week to compete in the U.S. Figure Skating Championship Ice Dance event. A former Team USA competitor in Singles, this is Livvy’s first season as a competitive ice dancer. Sasha, a Team USA Ice Dancer, has a…
Donohue Captures 2020 Midwestern Sectional Juvenile Gold
Cecilia earned this distinguished title at the 2020 U.S. Figure Skating Midwestern Sectional Final and U.S. Pairs Final held in in Allen, Texas this past November. What’s next for the 12-year old attending Jones Middle School in Upper Arlington? She and eleven other juvenile ladies from across the country are bound for the inaugural U.S.…