Italy: 1st Interregional competition
The Shining Blades family presented teams in several categories. / Credits: Shining Blades
Last Sunday, the first interregional synchronized skating competition took place in Chiavenna (SO), Italy. 22 teams from all over the country participated in this event.
This competition was open to Novice and Cadetti categories for the national segment and Juvenile, Mixed Age and Adult in the open one.
For the national segment, there were two teams in Cadetti and five Basic Novice A teams competing. With their Mary Poppins “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” program, Ladybirds took the gold in the Cadetti division, while in Basic Novice A, the winners were Shining Blades with a "Beauty and the Beast" medley.
In Mixed Age Under 15, the gold went to Aosta’s Ice Sparkles, while for Mixed Age Over 15 Varese’s Frost Fairies won the segment.
In Adult, there were only Sunrice Gold showing a program on Michael Buble’s "Save the last dance for me". In the Juvenile category, eight teams were present and ready to show their best. Olimpia Team from Como got the gold in spite of a fall.