Debbi Wilkes, speaks with Saskatchewan’s Doug Steele, whose career in skating spans decades from learn-to-skate toddler to Skate Canada President. Along the way, Doug was tasked with developing the national and international competitive framework for what was to become Synchronized Skating.
“Worlds 2019 … From the Stands”
By Eric Radford, World Pair Champion
Landing in Japan to attend the 2019 World Figure Skating Championships felt surprisingly foreign to me this past March. Sitting on the plane for 14 hours and not thinking about my triple Lutz or a Throw quad and just being able to lose myself in a movie felt very different than what I had been feeling just over a year prior.
For the 2019 Worlds, I was still competing but this time off the ice in order to campaign for the ISU Athletes Commission. The position is voted on by the Athletes at the competition and this year there were two candidates.
Continue reading “Podcast: D. Steele | Worlds from the Stands | “The True Meaning of Teamwork!” | Lawrence Ties the Knot | Lives Lived | HOF Dubreuil & Lauzon | Osmond Retired | ISU World Figure Skating Championships ® 2020 – ALUMNI EVENT PACKAGE”
You may have heard that the tickets for the ISU World Figure Skating Championships ® 2020 will go on sale to the public on May 31, 2019.
Before you rush to the ticket line, here is an important piece of information.
Please stay tuned for further details on May 31, 2019 (through this Alumni blog) about how you can purchase an Alumni Event Package for the ISU World Figure Skating Championships ® 2020 which will take place next year from March 16-22, 2020 at the Bell Centre in Montreal.
Items being considered for the Alumni* Event Package include (limited quantities and subject to change until confirmed on May 31):
- Event Tickets
- Alumni Seat Section
- VIP Lounge hosted by Skate Canada
- Alumni Social hosted by Skate Canada
- Alumni Brunch
- Event Pin & Program
- Senior Athletes & Coaches (Olympic and ISU Championships Teams, National Medallists, National Team, Synchronized Team Medallists)
- World & Canadian Junior Champion (s)
- Hall of Fame Members
- Past Presidents
- Officials (Challenge, Divisionals level and higher)
If you plan to attend the ISU World Figure Skating Championships ® 2020, we would encourage you to book your hotel now directly at the following LINK or you can look at other options on your own.
Please help spread the word amongst your Alumni peers! And I look forward to sharing more news and details on how to purchase your Alumni Event Package on May 31st!
If you require further information please do not hesitate to email Celina Stipanic at [email protected]