For Immediate Release from Skate Canada:
OTTAWA, ON: This weekend Skate Canada will host its annual National Development Camp in Toronto, Ont. The camp will run from April 25-28, 2013 and will host 26 figure skaters and their coaches from across the country. The athletes invited to the camp, all skate in the singles discipline, were selected based on a combination of age and performance in the 2012-2013 season.
Media are welcome to shoot photographs and video, and to interview skaters during their on-ice training session at the Angus Glen Community Centre Arena from 10:30-13:00 on Friday, April 26. All skaters will be available at different points during the listed time frame. Please send any requests ahead of time to firstname.lastname@example.org. Skate Canada High Performance Director Mike Slipchuk will also be available for interviews.
The focus of the camp will be on technical skill development through on-ice sessions. The athletes will also take part in fitness testing and there will be sessions specifically aimed at coaches.
Date: Friday, April 26, 2013
Time: 10:30 – 13:00
Location: Angus Glen Community Centre Arena
3990 Major Mackenzie Dr.
Markham, ON L6C1P8
Participants: Senior Women
Alaine Chartrand, 17, Prescott, Ont.
Roxanne Cournoyer, 16, Sorel-Tracy, Que.
Gabrielle Daleman, 15, Newmarket, Ont.
Julianne Séguin, 16, Longueuil, Que.
Larkyn Austman, 15, Coquitlam, B.C.
Madelyn Dunley, 16, Campbellville, Ont.
Marianne Rioux-Ouellet, 18, Montreal, Que.
Marika Steward, 16, Kitchener-Waterloo, Ont.
Emy Decelles, 14, Baie-Comeau, Que.
Julianne Delaurier, 15, Kelowna, B.C.
Zoe Gong, 15, Ottawa, Ont.
Taylor LeClaire, 15, Tofield, Alta.
Lily Markovski, 13, Bradford, Ont.
Maysie Poliziani, 17, Burlington, Ont.
Stephie Walmsley, 15, Dartmouth, N.S.
Kelsey Wong, 14, Burnaby, B.C.
Mitchell Gordon, 16, Vancouver, B.C.
Nam Nguyen, 14, Toronto, Ont.
Anthony Kan, 17, Richmond Hill, Ont.
Leslie Ip, 17, Markham, Ont.
Denis Margalik, 15, Mississauga, Ont.
Roman Sadovsky, 13, Vaughn, Ont.
Daniel-Olivier Boulanger-Trottier, 17, Montreal, Que.
Antony Cheng, 15, Richmond Hill, Ont.
Eric Liu, 11, Edmonton, Alta.
Liam Mahood, 15, Oakville, Ont.