December 2017 Edition
It's the most wonderful time of the year...
Happy Holidays to all our members! We hope everyone is looking forward to time with family and friends this holiday season! And of course days off from school and work should mean extra time on the ice...Murray Rink has extra sessions during the week between Christmas and New Year's and we have added a morning club time on 12/26 (see below).
PLEASE JOIN US: HOLIDAY BREAKFAST & SKATE
Tuesday, December 26, 8:30-10:30 am at Murray Rink
Please join us for a Holiday Breakfast & Club Ice on Tuesday, 12/26. We will serve coffee, hot chocolate, bagels & muffins from 8:30-9:30 am, followed by one hour of club ice from 9:30-10:30 am. Open and FREE for all club members! Please RSVP via our evite; check your email spam folder if you did not receive or click on the link here:http://evite.me/fA3yYDJkYY.
December 2017 Skater of the Month
Meet our YFSC Skater of the Month, Alyssa Murphy!
Alyssa has passed her Alpha test and loves skating because she "likes learning how to do new tricks and skate with friends."
A few more facts about Alyssa:
Her favorite skating move is Pivot Spin.
She is in 4th grade and her favorite subject is Math.
Alyssa also enjoys playing softball, being in Girl Scouts and doing art.
For more info, check her full profile on our bulletin board!
If you would like to send in your information for a chance to be our featured Skater of the Month, please email Ellen Spirer (firstname.lastname@example.org) for a form or pick one up from our bulletin board at the rink.
December Club Ice Time
Our last two Club Ice session of the month will be held on Monday 12/18 and Tuesday 12/26 (at 9:30 am). Our full club ice schedule is on our website, www.yfsc.org.
Novice line with their first place cup at Cape Cod Clasic.
Intermediate line with their silver medals at Cape Cod Classic.
Our home synchronized skating team, Team Image, is off to a smashing start this season! At the Terry Connors Open held December 2-3, the results were as follows: Novice & Intermediate, 1st Place; Juvenile -3rd Place, Pre-Juvenile- 2nd Place; Beginner Pink and Beginner Black, 3rd Place. At the Cape Cod Classic December 9-10, the team had another great round of successful skates: Novice- 1st Place; Intermediate-2nd Place; Juvenile-5th Place.
See Stars on Ice 4/21/18 with YFSC at Nassau Coliseum!
Yonkers Figure Skating Club is pleased to announce we are offering group discount tickets to Stars on Ice, which is to be held on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Nassau Coliseum on LI. Skaters who may skate include: Jason Brown, Ashley Wagner, Karen Chen, White & Davis and Nathan Chen - a great line-up of top American skaters! If we purchase at least 50 tickets, we will receive free admission to the warm-up session and a meet&greet with 2 performers. Non-club members are welcome to purchase so please let your friends and family know!
Tickets can be purchased ONLY online via Entry-Eeze. Please purchase by December 27 to guarantee the best price and to be seated with other club members using this link https://comp.entryeeze.com/Membership/MemberLogin.aspx?cid=244.
After you log in, click on Merchandise/Available Merchandise/Stars on Ice.
The official website with more info can be viewed here: http://www.starsonice.com/. We may also be arranging group transportation. Stay tuned for more info but please purchase your tickets ASAP so we can secure our block of seats together!
YFSC is going to ISI Worlds!
YFSC plans to compete at the 2018 ISI World Recreational Championships in Marlborough, MA the week of July 23-28. We will be participating as a team and will have coaches with us to put skaters on the ice. Stay tuned for more information!
Show your club spirit with our signature jackets and tee shirts!
We have YFSC jackets and tee shirts for sale! We received a new shipment of tee shirts recently so we now have larger adult sizes and plenty of inventory. We always have shirts for sale at Club Ice nights and at most Saturday morning lessons. You can also email us to arrange a specific time to pick up: email@example.com. Jackets are by special order only but you can order anytime. Order forms are on our bulletin board at the rink.
Good luck to our YFSC skaters who are testing in Dance, Freestyle and Moves in the Field this Friday December 15! We will post results next month and on Facebook as soon as we have them.
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