Widnes Ice Skating Club, tea n dance dancers headed off with the Northern Teams to the National Recreational Ice Dance League final at solihull. Awesome skating from everyone, they won lots of individual gold medals and overall 3 team trophies; junior, intermediate and overall dancing trophy. A huge well done as this is the second year that they have retained the trophies.
Well done to Ava who is the S.K.A.T.E Star and Simon who is the I.C.E Star this month. Both have been picked by coach Michelle Cosham for best meeting the criteria this month. A massive well done to you both.
You may notice there have been some changes regarding the Skater Of The Month trophy. We have now introduced two cups one for the children and one for the adults in the club. However, we wanted to sum up what values best encompass the people who are chosen for the cup and the club / coaches came up with the following qualities. S.K.A.T.E. Star: (Child)
Supportive - Helps friends and less experienced skaters.
Keen - Shows up for all lessons
A massive well done to Oliver & Isabelle as they have been accepted on the Team GB national development squad! Oliver is coached by Donna Mccarthy at SilverBlades Ice Rink Altrincham and both Oliver and Isabelle are coached by Amanda Jane Galloway at SilverBlades Ice Rink Widnes. They haven't been skaing long together and already they are turning heads. Their recent performance at the Sheffield IJS competition, in which they skated two pattern dances and their free dance, ear