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What's New
Check our calendar page for upcoming test sessions, competitions, and club events.

Spring Show 2006
Peter Pan!  Dates set for April 1 & 2 with a total of four shows in the Patrick rink.  Mark your calendar!

Michaell Weiss Foundation Benefit Performance
Michael Weiss is organizing a benefit for his foundation that may be of interest to our members.
It will be a skating event featuring a number of world and olympic skaters, including Michael, Todd Eldredge, Peter Tchernyshev and Naomi Lang, Dan Hollander, Rene Inoue and John Baldwin, Emily Hughes and others. It will take place at SkateQuest in Reston on Sept. 17th at 2:00. Tickets are general admission, $20.00 with limited seating (so arrive early or you may end up standing!) Limited V.I.P tickets are also available (front row
seating, meet and greet with the skaters after, etc. for $100.00 each).  Here is the link for more information or to purchase tickets - http://www.michaelweiss.org/foundation.shtml, or you can contact Sue Elseth for tickets.

New Judging System
U.S. Figure Skating will be implementing a new judging system for novice through senior level skaters for the upcoming season.  The new system will be used for all qualifying events the following year.  For details view their letter to competitors here, or visit the U.S. Figure Skating website.

Membership
Annual GFSC and U.S. Figure Skating membership expired June 30.  You can download a membership application from our club information page to renew your membership.

Newsletter
We have now started a regular club newsletter.  Please go to our newsletter page of the website to sign up to receive our newsletter by email.

Club Jackets
We are now going to have various Gardens Figure Skating Club apparel available to members.   If you are interested in ordering, please contact Donna Burrows at 410-461-9948.   Order Form

Junior Club
We would like the skaters of our club to play an active role in club development and new activities.  Club members under the age of 18 who would like to help the club grow, have fun, and help the members get to know each other should consider running for the junior board.  Please contact Marny Woods if interested - Marny1w@aol.com.

Skating Gallery
The club is now displaying photos at the Gardens Ice House of all skaters who have passed at least Juvenile Freestyle, Silver Dance, or Adult Silver Freestyle.  Check out the photos of our skaters when you are at the rink.  If you are at a high enough test level and have not already submitted your photo, please make sure to send us a picture so you can be added.



We are looking for volunteers to help with new activities.  Please let a board member know if you would like to help out!


Ensemble Team Application - space still available in our senior level ensemble team.  Must have passes intermediate moves in the field to be considered.