Monthly Archives: March 2012

Local Figure Skaters Take on the World

SWC Bulletin, March 29, 2012  – Three local figure skaters recently helped the United States take on the world. East Ridge High School’s Jordan Weiss and Woodbury High School’s Madison Rothweiler and Tasha Vo were each part of the Team Braemar synchronized ice skating team that competed at the 2012 Synchronized Skating Junior World Challenge […]

Skating Carries Hopkins High School Student Around the World

Golden Valley Patch, March 26, 2012  – Golden Valley resident Liz Burke competed in Sweden for the Junior World Challenge Cup synchronized skating competition. Figure skating has taken Liz Burke to various national competitions, including this year’s Synchronized Nationals in Worcester, MA. The Hopkins High School senior and Golden Valley resident visited France for the French Cup. And […]

Get It Called. Updates from Team Braemar at the 2012 JWCC

March 16, 2010 by Nicole Davies. Read about Team Braemar’s captain, Breanna Hegseth’s, experiences at the 2012 Junior World Challenge Cup in Sweden! Tuesday After our flight left from Minneapolis Monday afternoon, we landed in Amsterdam early Tuesday morning. Customs and security was a breeze, so we had a couple of hours to spare. We […]

2012 Junior World Challenge Cup

March 15, 2012. By Nicole Davies, Get It Called. Two U.S. teams will compete at the Junior World Challenge Cup in Gothenburg, Sweden March 15-17. The Skyliners (Team USA 1) and Team Braemar (Team USA 2) will compete against the top teams from around the world in the 12th annual world championship. Both teams qualified […]

Woodbury Skaters Get The Gold

  Woodbury Patch, March 14, 2012 – Synchronized skating team with girls from Woodbury competes in national event in Massachusetts, now headed to Sweden. Several Woodbury girls recently brought home gold and silver medals from the 2012 United States Figure Skating Synchronized Skating National Championships. The girls are part of Team Braemar, the Braemar City of Lakes Figure Skating […]

Braemar withstands Skyliners surge, wins Juniors: Despite finishing second in the free skate, Team Braemar takes gold

March 2, 2012. By Josh Ellis, special to ice  After finishing second in 2011, Team Braemar needed their three-point advantage after the short program to hang on and earn gold in the junior event at the 2012 U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships on Friday night. Leading after the short program, Team Braemar (Braemar City of […]