The Finnish team Lumineers is gearing up for an exciting synchro competitive year
Their new short program "has both a more serious side and a more sensitive side". (Credits: Matti Sten - 2021)
21 skaters and 6 new ones. The Finnish senior team Lumineers can't wait to make its return to international competitions.
The team will perform its new short program, "Danse Macabre". They are therefore skating to Charles-Camille Saint Saëns’ masterpiece for this first international event.
Lumineers finished their short program in June, just before their 4-week summer break. "During summer, we focused on improving our individual skills such as endurance and strength. After summer, we have worked on the choreography and technical elements of both programs," said the team.
"Last season was, of course, very different. We only participated in one live competition here in Finland and a few virtual competitions. Last season was challenging, but we learned a lot from it," said the team.
A few days before the competition, the Senior team is very excited to perform in real finally. "Finlandia Trophy is always a very well organized competition, and the atmosphere is always very good. It feels so good to be back in front of an audience."
For the rest of the season, and apart from the competitions in Finland, Lumineers plans to participate in two Challenger Series competitions: Hevelius Cup in Poland and Lumiere Cup in the Netherlands in January, as well as Spring Cup in Milan (Italy) in February.
Results - TOP 3
Finlandia Trophy 2021
OCT 08, 2021 - OCT 10, 2021
|1||Team Paradise (RUS)||75.39|
|2||Helsinki Rockettes (FIN)||70.38|
|3||Team Unique (FIN)||69.47|