Welcome back skaters and families!
Teaching skating skills in Thunder Bay for 101 Years!!
TBFSC is happy to welcome back all skaters and their familes for our 2015-2106 skating season! We encourage you to take a look at our Registration package for more information on our programs. We offer Pre-CanSkate, CanSkate, StarSkate, Pre-Power, Junior Development and Adult Skate programs! We also offer an Enrichment Session open to all StarSkaters.
Sunday, September 13, 2015
12:00 to 3:00 pm
Oliver Road Community Centre, 563 Oliver Road
Registration will provide you with an opportunity to meet our coaches and members of the club executive to learn more about our skating programs.
In addition to registering for our programs, you may participate in a skate and dress swap, obtain information about our annual ice show, learn about our volunteer and fundraising programs, and pick up your copy of last year’s ice show DVD.
We also offer online registration starting September 13, 2015. Online payments may be paid with Visa or Mastercard.
Winter Session starts on October 5, 2015.
TBFSC Gold & Diamond
Congratulations to our TBFSC skaters who have passed their gold & diamond tests this year! This is quite an achievement! These high level tests are the final tests in the figure skating disciplines and take years of hard work and dedication to complete!!
(L- R) Kendra Knott- Gold Skills
Taylor OBrien - Gold Skills, Gold Interpretive
Nicole Lee - Gold Skills
Jay Chen- Gold Skills
Tyra Hoard - Gold interpretive, Gold Free Skate
Lauren Puumala- Gold Dance,
Jacklyn Spithoff- Gold Skills
Missing - Karling Zaporzan - Diamond Dances
Congratulations to TBFSC skaters Taylor O'Brien and Kendra Knott who both brought home silver medals after competing at the Skate Ontario Provincial Championships in Brampton, Ontario.
(L)Taylor O'Brien-2nd Junior Silver Ladies
Kendra Knott-2nd Bronze Triathalon Ladies
Congrats to skaters:
Amy Brough - 10th prejuvenile ladies,
Tyra hoard - 15th gold ladies free and 10th gold ladies triathalon,
Kendra knott - 5th senior bronze ladies.
Skate Ontario Provincial Championships
Contratulations to Kendra Knott, Taylor OBrien,Tyra Hoard and Amy Lee Brough who recently competed at the Northern Ontario Festival of Stars in Sault Ste Marie. They qualified to compete in the Skate Ontario Provincial Championships in Brampton March 13-15.
Good Luck Skaters!!
Josée Chouinard Skating Seminar
Festival of Stars
Sault Ste Marie, February 6-8
L-R Amy Brough, Brooke Arenburg, Taylor OBrien, Nicole Lee, Tyra Hoard, Jacklyn Spithoff, Emma Peters, Kendra Knott. (Missing- Jay Chen)
Good luck to these skaters attending this Northern Ontario provincial qualifying competition.
2015 Northland Competition
January 29 - February 1
L-R. Madison Ceci, Jacqueline Tabachak, Caitlyn Cameron
L-R Katrina Schmidt,Grace Jewett,Ashante Bon, Emma Schubert, Alicia Biniaris
L- R Meagan Bungay, Danielle Sargent
Good Luck Skaters!
Thunder Country Competition
Marathon, January 23-25
Back- (l-r). Kendra Knott, Emma Peters, Katelyn Spithoff, Jacklyn Spithoff, Nicole Lee, Taylor O'Brien
Front(l-r) Mary Furlong-Kelly, Jamie Puhalski, Charlie Furlong-Kelly
L-r. Gabriella Lee, Summer Bagely
Good Luck Skaters!
Jarret Melanson has qualified for the 2015 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships, January 19-25 in Kingston Ontario. Jarret qualified by placing 16th in the Junior Men's event at the Challenge in Montreal earlier in December.
Our own Jarret Melanson is now ranked 16th in Canada!
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Get the inside edge by checking out our site for any information you may need. A monthly CanSkate newsletter and calendar are always available on the left side of our Home Page. We are very excited to offer online registration to our members. Register your skaters from the comforts of your home!
TBFSC has been participating in a Skate Canada Canskate pilot program for the last two years. The program has been deemed successful and just this year, Skate Canada has introduced this CanSkate program to the rest of the skating clubs in Canada. We welcome all CanSkate participants back to our third year in this program. We were very excited to be invited to be a part of this pilot program and we are looking forward to continuing on with our fun and upbeat CanSkate sessions! Register your child today!
If you have any further questions feel free to contact any of our board members. We wish all of our skaters a fun and successful skating season!