Figure skaters honoured at year end awards

The Castlegar Skating Club held their 2011/12 STARSkate Season Celebration dinner and awards night on May 12.

Figure skaters from the Castlegar club pose with their certificates at the club's year end award night.

Figure skaters from the Castlegar club pose with their certificates at the club's year end award night.

The Castlegar Skating Club held their 2011/12 STARSkate Season Celebration dinner and awards night on May 12.

Each STARskater received a club certificate of achievement/membership and the club had a fantastic year with personal goals, milestones, competitions, testing and fun. Specific recognition was awarded to the following: Most Improved Junior – Jennifer Buskas, Most Improved Intermediate – Megan Cousins, Most Improved Senior – Sara Lefurgey, Most Dedicated – Rebecca Hasselbarth (exchange student from Germany), Program Assistants of the Year – Andrea Poznikoff & Kim Klashinsky, Congeniality – Annika Cheveldave, Best All Around – Andrea Poznikoff, Gold Feet in Skills/ Dance/ Competitive FreeSkate – Andrea Poznikoff, Honorary Club Lifelong Membership – Rebecca Richards & Sydni Thor-Larsen. Program Assistants, parents/guardians, coaches and all volunteers and “friends of skating” were thanked and the club is looking forward to another great year in September. A special thank you to our coaches Karen Kirkwood, Sabrina Hinson and Yoshie Measures for all you do! Registration for the 2012-13 season takes place at the Castlegar Community Complex at the Parade of Programs Night on Sept 5th 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. See you there!