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Spring Cup 2019: The World came to Italy for the 25th edition

Italy once again charmed several synchronized skating teams who competed last weekend in Milan in Advanced Novice, Junior and Senior. The competition also celebrated the 25th anniversary of its creation. 


Nexxice Senior dominated the 2019 Trophy d’Ecosse

Sunday saw the close of the weekend’s competition at the Trophy d’Ecosse in Dumphries Ice Bowl. Several synchro teams from around the world competed against each other and traveled back home with new medals.

The 2019 Trophy D’Ecosse has started in Dumfries

Nexxice takes the lead after the short programme at the Trophy d’Ecosse in Dumfries Ice Bowl in Scotland, Friday evening. 

The 2019 French Cup ended with incredible competitions

Russians take it all! Read more to learn how Russians defeat other competitors and land on the top spot of the podium. 


The first day at French Cup ended in an exciting situation

The 25th French Cup started in a good atmosphere, as so many times before. It empowered the performances of the top teams so that in Senior category the five top teams are within 2.51 points after the short program while Team Paradise from Russia is leading the competition. In the Junior division, the tight fight for the victory should be between Dream Edges (FIN) and Junost (RUS). The difference between the two teams is only 0.18 points. Team Dynamique (FIN) captured the win in the Advanced Novice category.

"I think we stand out for our originality and the quality of our programs"

Her team was the 2019 Mozart Cup champion in Salzburg a few weeks ago… This week, we are zooming in on a skater from Team Nova of Canada. Elizabeth Morin is talking about her passion for synchronized skating.

Paradise and Sunrise 1 took titles as Leon Lurje Trophy ends

The Junior and Senior Russian teams Paradise and Sunrise 1 added gold medal as the 2019 Leon Lurje Trophy concluded Sunday in Gothenburg (SWE), where two Basic Novice teams were also crowned. 

Clean sweep for Russia at Leon Lurje Trophy

Russian teams were in utterly dominant form claiming all titles on Saturday at the 2019 Leon Lurje Trophy in Gothenburg, Sweden. Team Paradise and Sunrise 1 lead for the moment the Senior and Junior division after the short programs. Sunrise 2 dominated the Advanced Novice category. 


Les Suprêmes (CAN) skate to save the orca

Canadian Vice-Champions will present their new programs this weekend in Sweden. After winning gold in the Netherlands in December, the team will be back in Europe for a few days. In a context of climate change, this is an opportunity to look into the project of this team that campaigns for the protection of orcas. Interview with Laurie Désilets, captain of Les Suprêmes Senior.

Surprise Winner in Mozart Cup

Saturday's competition in Salzburg was breathtaking! Until the last second, nobody knew who was going to win the Senior competition. The revelation came from Canada with the new incredible team Nova who did a perfect performance and even beat the 2018 World Champions Marigold IceUnity. Here is the story of an amazing evening in Austria. 

Crystal Ice Junior and Team Unique lead at Mozart Cup

In a highly competitive senior category, there’s no room for mistakes when you’re wearing an outfit like Team Unique’s (FIN). On Friday night, they showed the competition who’s really ‘wearing the pants’ in Eisarena Salzburg, earning the top spot in the short program with 84.30 points. 

"We currently have 191 teams in Ontario"

Just before the start of the big international competitions, the Canadian season has really started last month with the Bill Phillips Memorial. As an Event Coordinator for Skate Ontario, Lauren Zbucki worked with the Local Organizing Committee, the Tech Rep, the Data Specialists and the Event Technicians on the organization and operations of the competition. We decided to ask her a few questions.