Elin Bryngelsson Lidestedt is a former skater, now coach in Nacka near Stockholm, and media producer from Sweden. She published last year a long film about synchronized skating that has been broadcasted in her country. This documentary will be available this season also for a few skaters.
The Cup of Dresden is a newly initiated international synchronized skating competition for non-ISU categories. The event will be held on February 23, 2019 at the EnergieVerbund Arena in Dresden, Germany. Interview with the public relations manager, Claudia Gallwitz.
During the summertime, some teams are imaginative. As the Helsinki Rockettes who participated last weekend in an important rap concert, in roller skates.
Coached by Caitlyn Paul, Kia Kaha skates for the Centaurus Ice Skating Club (CISC) in Christchurch, New Zealand. This Mixed Age team consists of 13 skaters who practice recreationally 1 – 2 hours/week. Meet this team who actually lives its Winter season.
Irem Tütün is the new coach of the team Golden Roses from Turkey. For this new season, her goals are to create a better team spirit and to participate in the World Championships. The Junior team has already finished the two programs and prepares for this autumn.
The present World Champion Marigold IceUnity has recruited a male skater in the team for next season. Simoeemil Nurmela (age 19) skated last year with Dream Edges from Kaarina in Finland. This junior team won the national Finnish championship for the first time in spring 2018.