Synchronized Skating Open House & Tryouts

  • When: Sunday, August 26, 2012, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Where: Clifton Park Ice Arena
  • Cost: Free
  • Age limit: All ages
  • Categories: Sports, Children

The Albany Figure Skating Club’s medal-winning Achilles Edge Synchronized Skating Team will hold an Open House and Synchro Team Tryout on Sunday, August 26, 2012 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm at the Clifton Park Ice Arena (16 Clifton Common Blvd., Clifton Park). All interested figure skaters are welcome to join the team for pizza and on-ice synchronized skating skills and drills. The event is free to participants, and skaters of all ages and abilities are welcome.

Synchronized skating is a team sport in which 8-20 skaters perform a complex maneuvers together as a group. According to United States Figure Skating, it is the fastest-growing figure skating discipline in the U.S. Synchro is great training for all figure skaters – it helps with speed, turns, coordination, stamina, and edges.

For more information about this fun event or the Albany FSC’s Achilles Edge Synchronized Skating Team, please contact Tara DiRisio at tdirisio@verizon.net or visit the Club’s website at www.albanyfsc.org.



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