And that's two for the Helsinki Rockettes!
The Helsinki Rockettes also won the Neuchâtel Trophy two weeks ago in Switzerland. (Credits: Ice Galaxy - 2023)
The Leon Lurje Trophy ended on Saturday evening in Sweden. The Helsinki Rockettes added a 2nd Challenger Series victory in the Senior category. Their little sisters, Team Fintastic, are the Junior champions.
Marigold IceUnity, also from Finland, kept their 2nd place after delivering a good free program called "The Elements". Les Suprêmes (CAN) had a very good free program, finishing 2nd in the free program but 3rd in the final.
The Senior ranking changed slightly after the free programs. Haydenettes moved up to 4th place, and the Polish team Ice Fire also moved up in the ranking to finish in 7th place.
Thanks to their very good free program, Les Suprêmes (CAN) moved up in the ranking, finishing 2nd.
4th after the short program, Skyliners Junior earned a place on the podium and go home with the bronze medal.
The day did not go as well for Valley Bay Synchro. The Finnish team had a fall in the first intersection, which impacted the score. Second on Friday night, the Espoo team finished 4th.
Eleven junior teams participated in this third stage of the Challenger Series.
Results - TOP 3
Leon Lurje Trophy 2023
JAN 27, 2023 - JAN 29, 2023
|1||Team Fintastic (FIN)||197.19|
|2||Les Suprêmes (CAN)||187.89|
|1||Helsinki Rockettes (FIN)||238.35|
|2||Marigold IceUnity (FIN)||229.05|
|3||Les Suprêmes (CAN)||225.34|