Castlegar skaters score 100 per cent

Ten skaters from the Castlegar Skate Club traveled to Nakusp for a formal test day.

  • Jan. 27, 2012 11:00 a.m.

On December 19, 2011,  ten Skaters from the Castlegar Club traveled to Nakusp  for a formal Test Day with Skate Canada evaluator, Linda Walker.


The Castlegar Skaters  had a 100% Success Rate in the following:


Preliminary Dances:

Dutch Waltz  – Megan Cousins, Sarah Cousins, Allison Soukeroff

*(first formal Skate Canada test)


Canasta Tango –  Savannah Koorbatoff, Megan Cousins, Allison Soukeroff


Baby Blues –       Annika Cheveldave,  Zoey Crockart


Junior Bronze Dances:


Swing –  Sara LeFurgey, Candice Soukeroff,  Erin Klashinky


Fiesta Tango  –  Erin Klashinsky,  Sara LeFurgey


Senior Bronze Dances:


Fourteenstep – Tessa Austad


Skills:   Junior Bronze –  Tessa Austad



Congratulations Skaters and Coaches:

Sabrina Hinson, Karen Kirkwood, Yoshie Measures


Earlier in the Season ..Andrea Poznikoff, who completed  “Gold Feet in Skills” in April, also passed, on her first try..the challenging  Gold Dances:  Quickstep and Westminster Waltz.  She is testing for two other Gold Dances and her Novice Competitive Freeskate during the Kootenay Regionals being hosted by Creston January 20 – 22nd.


Ten Competitors from the Castlegar Skating Club will be in various events at the Kootenays.


Best of luck to all!