FSCLA Member Newsletter - September 2022




School is back in session, and as the weather is cooling down, the fun is heating up at the rink! New classes have started and preparation for the Holiday Show is underway. Find out how you can stay informed and get involved with the FSCLA in this month's newsletter!






 

 

September Birthdays



Candice Guillory - 9/15



Coach Pam Kaminsky - 9/28




 

FSCLA NEWS



POBOY SALE

The rink is holding a poboy sale, Halloween Bash, and vampire blood drive on October, 29. Pick up times are from 12-3 pm. The club is selling tickets for $10 each, which includes a poboy, chips, and a drink. All members are encouraged to help out by selling tickets.
**YOU CAN GET THE TICKETS FROM YOUR COACH**
**THE LAST DAY TO SELL TICKETS IS 10/2/2022**

Reminder to all of our members who already have ticket books
1. collect cash only
2. please keep the money in the envelope provided with the tickets
3. return to the FSCLA when you have sold all your tickets or return with any remaining unsold tickets.
4. all money and tickets need to be returned by 10/3/2022

The club will have a bake sale at the rink on 10/29/2022. Please use the link below to sign up for a time to help and/or a dessert to bring.
Contact a coach with any questions you may have.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdlnd5Dzon8stzLqaMe2dyjZ5nn11bNBWtmZ9DQkv3G3GusFw/viewform



 



Holiday Show Sign Up


There is still time to sign up to perform in the up coming holiday show! Please see your coach for sign up. Solos, duets, trios and groups are all welcome! Show off all of your hard work in a fun and welcoming environment!




 

AVAILABLE CLASSES


Aspire Class: Starts August 24th. 5-6 pm

$60 for the remaining weeks of Skating classes


Done with Learn to Skate? The next step is Aspire Program. You will learn how to transition from Group Classes to Private Lessons.

What you will learn:

How to practice, warm up, cool down, learning Moves In the Field - Pre-Pre and testing

Off Ice Training Class Starts - September 10th | Saturdays 9-10 am

$80 for 8 weeks of classes



Our Off Ice Class will have something for all levels (Basic 3 and Up).

There will be a rotation of the following Classes:

  • Yoga

  • Fitness Stations

  • Plyometrics

  • Isometrics

  • Cardio

  • Off Ice Jumps

  • Much More!!

To sign up for new classes go to:

www.fscoflouisiana.com/programs


 


IN SKATING THIS MONTH


Michelle Kwan Inducted into U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame.


Michelle Kwan, the most decorated athlete in U.S. Figure Skating history was inducted into the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Hall of Fame on June 24 at the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Museum in Colorado Springs, CO.

She joins a star studded class that will be hard to replicate. Among the marquee inductees were Natalie Coughlin (swimming), Mia Hamm (soccer), Michael Phelps (swimming), Lindsey Vonn (Alpine Skiing), Billie Jean King (tennis).


Enjoy the complete article in the August/September addition of SKATING MAGAZINE or read more online here:


https://www.mydigitalpublication.com/publication/?m=58422&i=753953&p=14&ver=html5



 


U.S. FIGURE SKATING SHATTERS MEMBERSHIP RECORD IN 2021-22 SEASON

U.S. Figure Skating shattered its membership record for the 2021-22 season, the national governing body announced today. With a total membership of 222,890, the 2021-22 membership cycle marks the highest membership total in the organization’s 100-year history.

“To achieve a record-setting membership year while facing the challenges of the pandemic is a testament to the entire figure skating community,” U.S. Figure Skating President Sam Auxier said. “I am confident that our athletes, clubs, coaches and officials will continue to push the sport and our organization to new heights.”

With 222,890 members for the 2021-22 membership cycle (July 1, 2021, through June 30, 2022), the national governing body broke its previous record of 203,023 (2018-19 season). Total membership includes 167,725 Learn to Skate USA members, 54,720 full members and 445 Friends of Figure Skating.

Learn to Skate USA, powered by Toyota, experienced the highest enrollment in the program’s history in 2021-22. The program welcomed 26 new skating programs. Of note, 169 programs in the United States have more than 300 members. Suburban Skating School houses Learn to Skate USA’s largest program with over 4,000 members while The Kraken Skating Academy is the largest program to join Learn to Skate USA this season. Learn to Skate USA, an enhanced iteration of U.S. Figure Skating’s Basic Skills Program, is the only beginning skating program in the country endorsed by U.S. Figure Skating, USA Hockey and US Speedskating, with support from Special Olympics and the Professional Skaters Association (PSA).


https://www.usfigureskating.org/news/press-release/us-figure-skating-shatters-membership-record-2021-22-season



 

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