February 10, 2019
AYLMER, ON. - St. Thomas Energice was sixth in both the Adult II and Adult III divisions, at the Ontario Regional synchronized skating championships, held at the East Elgin Community Centre. The Port Stanley Waves placed eighth in Pre-Novice, while the East Elgin skating club was 12th in Adult III. NEXXICE, with Dorchester's Emily Van Berkel, won the Junior division.
February 4, 2019
DORCHESTER – Emily Van Berkel will be skating with the world’s best. The 17-year old Lord Dorchester Secondary School student, heads to the ISU World Junior Synchronized Skating championship, in Neuchatel, Switzerland, March 14-16, with team NEXXICE, representing the country as Canada One.
“It feels pretty amazing. I’ve been skating since I was like two and it has always been for a long time my dream to skate with NEXXICE. This is my third year and I’ve been fortunate enough to go to worlds for all three seasons,” said Van Berkel.
December 9, 2018
DORCHESTER - Over 100 teams are in town for the first event of the 2018-19 Skate Ontario synchronized skating season. The North Dorchester Skating Club along with the London Skating Club, is hosting the Bill Phillips Memorial Invitational, at the Flight Exec Centre.
Teams from as far away as Kincardine, Trenton, Peterborough and the province of Quebec are competing in one of the 10 divisions.
Dorchester's Dragonflies performed in the Elementary division. The Waves, of the Port Stanley Skating Club, had the top local performances, placing fifth in the Elementary division and sixth in Pre-Novice.
The St. Thomas Skating Club's EnergIce was sixth in the Adult II division and 10th, in Adult III. Out of the East Elgin Club, Encore skated in the Adult III division.
March 22, 2018
KINGSTON, ON - Emma Hind, of the Port Stanley Skating Club, placed fifth, in Star 6 Women, at the Skate Ontario StarSkate championships, March 16-18.
Miracle Collins, also from the Port club, placed 16th, in Gold Women.
February 2, 2018
ST. THOMAS – Skaters from across the province are showing their skills during the Dennis Silverthorn Memorial Invitational, a three day event that started Friday, at the Timken Centre.
Miracle Collins, out of the Port Stanley Skating Club, placed third, in the Gold Women flight. Emily Watson, from the St. Thomas club, finished seventh in Star 7 women.