November 2019
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Ice Chips

Baltimore Figure Skating Club

Happy Thanksgiving!

We wish all of our members a happy Thanksgiving! Reminder: both Mt. Pleasant and Ice World are closed on Thanksgiving Day, so we will not have club ice.

The last fall club ice session is Saturday, November 30. Our winter club ice season will begin on Sunday, December 1.
Lock-in forms are available on our website:

If you plan to lock in, you MUST pay for the sessions you are skating no later than the start of the first session you are purchasing.

Holiday Party!

We are looking forward to seeing our members and guests at our Holiday Party and Skating Exhibition at Mt. Pleasant on Sunday, December 15, 12:30-2:45 PM. Sign up to bring a treat to share!

We invite all of our members to skate either a competition or a show program. Duets and trios welcome. Sign-up is available at club ice sessions or email

Test Sessions

We have time for 1 or 2 more tests at our next test session on Sunday, December 8, 9 AM - 2:45 PM, at Mt. Pleasant. We can offer all levels of MIF, FS and Dance. Applications are available on our website:

Questions about the test session can be sent to

Future test sessions: Friday, February 21 and Friday, April 24, 8 AM - noon, at Mt. Pleasant.

The use of earbuds during club ice sessions is not allowed. Skaters wishing to have their music played should use the CD player/sound system in the rink area.

Holiday Food Drive

The BFSC Junior Board has organized a "Season of Thanks" food drive to benefit the Maryland Food Bank this holiday season. Please bring non-perishable food items to the collection boxes at Mt. Pleasant and Ice World. Donations will be accepted until December 14 (Ice World) and December 15 (Mt. Pleasant).

Follow us on Instagram!
In addition to our Facebook page, we now have an Instagram account, managed by Bridget Carrig and the Junior Board:

Junior Board
The next meeting will be Saturday, December 14, 9:45 AM at Ice World. All club members age 12-18 are invited to attend.

Engagement News!
Congratulations to BFSC member and coach Bridget Carrig on her engagement to Kyle Brickhouse!

Congratulations to all of our members who competed recently!

October Skatefest
Andrew Konetzki - Adult Pre-Bronze FS,Gold medal
Megan Konetzki - Adult Pre-Bronze FS, Silver medal
Houston Konetzki - Freeskate 6, Pewter medal and Showcase, Silver medal
Cameron Konetzki - Freeskate 1, Silver medal and Showcase, Gold medal

Addison Poe - No-Test Girls FS, Silver medal
Mya Stengel - Showcase, Gold medal

International Adult Figure Skating Competition, Lake Placid, NY
Michelle Daichman - Masters Elite Ladies I Artistic, Silver medal
Claudia Brown - Silver Ladies II FS and Silver Ladies II Artistic
Dennis Glorioso - Gold Men IV FS, Silver medal and Gold Men IV Artistic, Silver medal

Asian Open, Dongguan, China
Ryan Dunk - Senior Men, Bronze medal

Autumn Skate
Maya Jones - Junior Ladies SP, Silver medal and Junior Ladies FS, Gold medal
Katie Koster - Junior Ladies FS, Bronze medal
Nori Leybengrub - Open Juvenile Ladies, Gold medal
Ella Robb - Pre-Preliminary Girls, Silver medal
Alexa Winter - Intermediate Ladies SP, Gold medal and Intermediate Ladies FS, Gold medal
Natalie Vekker - Pre-Preliminary Girls, Gold medal

Buckeye Adult Open
Diana Cheng - Masters Intermediate/Novice FS, Gold medal
Kirill Solovyev - Adult Gold II/III FS, Gold medal
Congratulations to all of our members who passed tests recently!

Jonathan Yin - Intermediate MIF
Maegan Price - Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango, Rhythm Blues, completing Preliminary Dance
Elaine McNesby - Ten Fox, Hickory Hoedown
Michaela Drehmer - Ten Fox, Hickory Hoedown
Meghan Young - Viennese Waltz
Alyssa Crosson - Ten Fox, Hickory Hoedown
Rosemary Gillam - Juvenile FS
Jessica Slade - Kilian
Matilda Trimble - Blues, Paso Doble
Hannah Weatherholtz - Viennese Waltz
Elia Chung - Junior MIF
Emily Clingan - Pre-Preliminary MIF
Ava Cohen - Cha Cha
Dakota Fox - Pre-Juvenile MIF, Pre-Preliminary FS
Madison Gann - Fiesta Tango
Zoya Keck - Preliminary FS, Pre-Juvenile FS
Houston Konetzki - Pre-Preliminary MIF
Svara Shrestha - Preliminary MIF, Pre-Preliminary FS
Diana Cheng - Adult Novice FS
Kirill Solovyev - Adult Gold FS, Intermediate Pairs
Welcome to the following new members!
Mayuko Ito
Olivia Sobkowicz
Dominique Wang Meira-Genu
Anna Kisel
Gisele Wyatt
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