America’s Cup

We are at America’s Cup in Florida from January 17th -21st. Caden Fischer, Caitlyn Fischer and Leslie Hunter are our first TeamSk8 members to compete under the new World Skate rules and scoring system. It’s a bit scary seeing and hearing your evaluation right after you skate, but it’s so wonderful knowing exactly what, when…

Our Little Golden Kidz

Another great skate by our #teamsk8 Primaries at the Great Lakes Pre-Regional Invitation in Canton, Michigan. Caitlyn Fischer was 3rd Place in Primary Girls Figures, Haylee Hosea was 1st Place in Primary Girls Figures and Caden Fischer was 1st Place in Primary Boys Figures. Caitlyn and Caden also got 3rd Place in Elementary B Pairs. Haylee also earned 2nd Place Medals in Primary…

The Need for Speed

When two of our up and coming young figure skaters felt the need for inline speed skating, we sent them to the SS2 Racing Team at Skating Station in Canton, Michigan for training. Now, in addition to their quad artistic activities with TeamSk8, Caitlyn and Caden Fischer compete in inline speed and recently skated the…

Help Send Our Kaylee Brogan to Worlds

Our 2016 Nationals in Lincoln, Nebraska was great with a Bronze Medal placement by Gene Kalmat in Freshman/Sophomore Freestyle Singles, a Bronze Medal placement by dancers Pelageya Williams and Cody Hole in Freshman/Sophomore Dance, and a close 4th place finish by our Junior Precision Team. But, the topping on the cake was a Gold Medal placement by Kaylee Brogan…

It’s Country Time!!!

Instead of typing results from our skaters who attended the 2016 Country Skateland Invitational in Oberlin OH, this picture is worth 1000 words. Six kids brought home 21 medals and a lot of good memories. I am soooo proud of our team members. Special thanks to Coach Nick Rock for motivating the kids in his freestyle workshop….

TeamSk8 Luvs Country Skateland

The attending members of TeamSk8 had a ball at the 2015 Country Skateland Competition in Ohio on March 28th and 29th. 11 of our skaters brought home 27 medals. We are very proud of Hayley Bragg and Haylee Hosea for toughing it out at their first big invitational and bringing home placements. Skating on a different floor…

National Results!

TeamSk8 had a lot of GR8 adventures at Nationals: 4th in Juvenile Elementary Freestyle for Gene 4th in Open A Inline Creative Solo Freedance for Autumn 7th in Elementary B Team Dance for Annabel and Ben 7th in Junior Precision Team for Synergy 3rd Place Open Team Free Dance for Kaylee and Alex 3rd in Senior…

Results of a Tough Skating Season

It has been a tough year with injuries, illnesses, surgeries, cancelled practices due to winter storms and even some spring flooding at one of our rinks. But, we have managed to pull together our individual skaters and teams for a very successful Regional Championship. Wish us luck at Nationals in Lincoln, Nebraska. TeamSk8 Great Lakes…

The Oberlin Adventure

Oberlin, Ohio is a small place on the map, but the sleepy little town is big in the Great Lakes Region for producing roller sports athletes. This season 13 of our TeamSk8 members went to the Country Skate Rink in Oberlin for their Annual Invitational meet, and we had a ball… and skated good, too….

PanAm Figure Roller Sports Championship

Every season TeamSk8 makes an effort to attend one or more large invitational skating events. This season three of our skaters attended the PanAm Figure Roller Sports Championship at Skate Reflections in Orlando, Florida from January 17-20. This event was the qualifying meet for countries North and South American countries and outlying islands that want…

Flying High at Nationals

We actually flew on small round wings at Nationals this season. Our birds dove into the Senior Small Show event, and all nine skated away with Bronze wings. In addition to the 9 Bronze Small Show Medals, TeamSk8 members earned 1 Gold, 1 Silver and 1 additional Bronze Medal – and there were many more…

Team Sk8 Final Regional Results

This season 24 TeamSk8 members participated in the 2013 Great Lakes Regional Roller Figure Skating Championship. All skaters have qualified for Nationals via a combination of individual, combined, team, precision or show events! Final Regional results for Team Sk8: 5 Gold Medals… 22 Silver… 7 Bronze!