Second section of Finnish teams competed at the second Interclub-level Qualification Competition
By Julius OLLIKAINEN
FEB 25, 2020
Hot Steps from Vantaa (FIN) won the Junior B division. (Credits: Santtu Jaakkola - 2020)
The second interclub-level qualification competition was held in Helsinki, Finland from February 8 to 9. On Sunday, teams in Adult, Basic Novice, Beginner, Juvenile, ISU Master and Junior B categories competed.
Adults started the competition
Adults, Coronae Borealis from Oulu, Northern Finland won the competition
with 78.20 points. The second team was Shadows from Espoo. They
earned 76.60 points for their program ”Enough!” Ice Wide Open
from Kuopio, Eastern Finland got 75.00 points and took the third
Shadows in their program "Enough!" (Credits: Santtu Jaakkola - 2020)
Basic Novice category, Team Ice Mist from Järvenpää,
Southern Finland was given 86.80 points and the team got the gold
medals. Cool Steps from Vantaa skated their program ”Día de los
Muertos” earning 84.80 points. They were placed second. The third
team was Team White Pearl from Kouvola, Southern Finland. They
performed their program "Cleopatra" and earned 79.20 points.
Cool Steps in their Program "Dia de los Muertos" (Credits: Santtu Jaakkola - 2020)
Ice full of joy in Beginners competition
Steps from Vantaa, took the gold medals in Beginners event with a total score of 67.80. Their theme is ”Little Monsters”. Ice
Fascination from Kuopio was the second best team with 60.40 points.
Valley Bay Synchrokids from Espoo skated a Spiderman-themed program
and got 59.80 points and was placed third.
Monsters on the ice during the program of Little Steps (Credits: Santtu Jaakkola - 2020)
the category with 39.68 points. Their theme was ”Stallo” which
is an evil creature in the Sámi folklore. Rainbows
from Espoo got 36.09 points
silver medals for their cat-themed program. The third team Sunny
Steps from Vantaa took us to Neverland earning 35.63.
Rainbows got the second place in Juveniles (Credits: Santtu Jaakkola - 2020)
Tight competition in ISU Master category
In the ISU
Bay Synchrohearts from
Espoo got 50.79 points and the first place. Their theme was ”Bollywood
party”. Team Chaotique from Helsinki
the second place. They performed
”The Greatest Show”
Reunions Espoo skated
their program ”Just
One Swing”. They
and the bronze medals.
Team Chaotique in their Program "The Greatest Show" (Credits: Santtu Jaakkola - 2020)
Junior B category ended the event
Steps from Vantaa won the Junior B category with 53.65 points.
Their theme was ”Dear Nature...”. Ice
Diamonds from Jyväskylä, Central Finland got
47.08 points and placed second. Sunrise from Kirkkonummi, Southern
Finland performed its program ”Hekate - Goddess of the night,
ghosts and magic”. They got 43.53 points and finished third.
Ice Diamonds performing their program (Credits: Santtu Jaakkola - 2020)
A great weekend is approaching for the Finnish teams who will be watching with interest the national championships which will determine which teams will participate in the Senior World Championships 2020 in Lake Placid.