Eighteen years ago, on September 11, 2001, two planes were flown into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, in the United States of America. Nearly 3,000 people were killed. If everyone around the world remembers this tragic event, the Skyliners teams, based near New York City, chose to honor the victims through their team name.
The final countdown to the Shanghai Trophy has started. The competition will take place on October 3-5 in China. This will be the first synchronized skating international competition for the season 2019-2020. Representing Italy, Team Ice on Fire is ready to give the best.
Built mainly in the 70s after the 1968 Olympic Winter Games in Grenoble, French ice rinks are now aging. Renovation costs are high. However, three new ice rinks bloom this year in France. The inaugurations of the ice rinks of Angers, Dunkerque and Louviers are scheduled for September. Two of them will house a synchronized skating club: Dunkerque Skating and Ice Skating Club Louviers.
The list of referees, judges, technical controllers, technical Specialists, and data & replay operators has been published by the ISU for the season 2019/20.
This summer, you may want to remind you of the women who made their mark during the synchronized skating season. Here are the 5 most readed "Women of the Week" interviews this year!
Our correspondent in the United States Tara Tahil participated a few days ago in the synchronized skating camp organized by One Team MVMT in North Carolina. She shares her experience in a commentary.