The Application is now available for the 27th annual SCWNY Spring Skate Festival to be held May 21st and 22nd. The Spring Skate Festival has become one of the largest competitions in upstate New York. Events include: IJS Freeskating, IJS Short Program, Test Track Freeskating, Adult Events, Moves, Spins, Jumps, Solo Dance, Shadow Dance, Footwork, Showcase, Interpretive, Teams and Basic Skills. The Spring Skate Festival is sanctioned by both U.S. Figure Skating and Skate Canada.
To all Club Members and Family,
As we prepare to close the book on 2015 and prepare for 2016, I want to take time out to thank each and every club member, their families and friends for their support of my position and The SCWNY. Sending Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and a Prosperous New Year to All!!!! Without your help and support our skaters would not be where they are today. As we approach 2016, and our upcoming events including The SCWNY Spring Skate Festival, The SCWNY Annual Ice Show and the Janice Smith Skills Competition, I would personally like to send a special and heartfelt thank you to our coaches... our Skate Great and SCWNY Coaches are the BEST !!! 2016 will be a great year for The SCWNY and I am thankful to be a part of it!!! Remember Communication, Devotion and Friendship ..... 3 Keys to success and to a successful skating season!!!
Happy New Year !!!!
Each year, we announce the recipient of the Peter Buch Memorial Scholarship in January. Peter was a beloved coach and long-time friend to SCWNY, and is missed by all club members and coaches who had the honor of knowing and working with him. This year, Peter’s sister, Dr. Barbara Buch, has awarded Isabela Ortiz the full scholarship. Congratulations Isabela!!