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Another great finish for Dolensky in Finland
It was another 4th place finish for Timothy Dolensky at the 2015 Finlandia Trophy held in Espoo, Finland October 8 - 11. Tim placed 6th in the short and 3rd in the freeskate, placing him 4th overall out of 16 skaters. Tim had a score of 210.55 points which is more than a point higher than his finish last month at the 2015 U.S. International Figure Skating Classic.
Dolensky to compete at Skate Canada International
Fresh off his 4th place finishes at the 2015 US International Figure Skating Classic and the 2015 Finlandia Trophy, Timothy Dolensky will be making his senior ISU Grand Prix Series debut at Skate Canada International October 30 - November 1 in Lethbridge, Alberta Canada. He will be joined by team mates Adam Rippon, Ashley Wagner, Polina Edmunds, Maia and Alex Shibutani, and Marissa Castelli and Mervin Tran.
Good luck Tim and Team USA!
October 30 5:45 - 6:45PM during Club Ice
Wear a costume - Treats for all club members!
AFSC Skaters Qualify for the National Solo Dance Series Final
Madeline Freeman (left), Helena Fisher (center) and Soucci Taylor (right) all qualified to compete at the 2015 National Solo Dance Series Final which was held on September 23 - 26 in Lansing, MI. Helena and Madeline competed in the Pattern Dance event, and Helena and Soucci competed in the Combined Dance event.
Club Calendar for the 2015 - 2016 Season
Mark your calendars and get ready for a great year!
October 30 - Special Club Ice - Hallowskate
November 13 - Eastern Sectional Exhibitions and Send-Off Party*
November 20 - Special Club Ice - Potluck
November 21/22 - Tree Lighting at Atlantic Station and Avalon
January 8 - US Championships Exhibitions and Send-Off Party*
March 4/11 - Magnolia Open Exhibitions
March 18 - 20 - Magnolia Open
April 30 - May 1 - Spring Show
May 20/27 - Atlanta Open Exhibitions
June 3 - 5 - Ice Dance Weekend
June 9 - 11 - Atlanta Open
Annual Awards Banquet - TBA
*contingent on members qualifying
June 11 - 13
The Cooler, Alpharetta GA
Hosted by the Atlanta Figure Skating Club
The Atlanta Figure Skating Club would like to thank all the sponsors, volunteers, officials, coaches, skaters and their families for making the 2015 South Atlantic Regional Figure Skating Championships a great success.
A special thanks to the Executive Committee
Born into a skating family, Nancy says skating is the most fun form of exercise. She is also involved in the theater and her church ministry, doing it all with a smile on her face. Read more about Nancy in the current edition of the Freestyler.
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The ATLANTA FIGURE SKATING CLUB is an enthusiastic group of over 400 members who are devoted to the advancement and promotion of figure skating as an art and a sport. We are one of the largest clubs in the country and celebrated our 50th anniversary in 2008. We are a member of U.S. Figure Skating, the governing body for the sport, which is recognized as such by the U.S. Olympic Committee and the International Skating Union.