This Week in SCNV

In this issue….

Nationals Night
Synchro Sendoffs
Jr Board Valentines Day Party
Test Sessions
Talent Call!
Club Ice
Did you know?!
SCNV Important Dates and Reminders

NATIONALS NIGHT – January 25th
Who will be crowned the next Ladies US Figure Skating Champion?
Join us and find out on January 25th from 7:30-11:00pm at Brion’s Grille in Fairfax.
Submit your RSVP and mark your calendar now!
Invitations to Nationals Night were emailed to all SCNV members. If you did not receive an invitation, please email RSVPs are due now!

Synchro Sendoffs – January 27th
Come watch our synchro teams and send them off in style! Sendoffs are January 27th at 4:30pm at Prince William Ice Arena.

Jr Board Valentines Day Party
SCNV Jr. Board is pleased to announce that we are holding a Valentine’s Day party on February 9th at Fairfax Ice Arena in the off-ice room from 4pm-6pm. We will be decorating tissue boxes and exchanging hand-made valentines. We ask that you bring:
-your own scissors
-your own glue STICKS(please do not bring liquid glue)
-a tissue box
(we will provide paper, drinks, and candy, feel free to bring any other supplies that you don’t mind sharing)
We also ask that you avoid bringing anything that is difficult to clean up such as sequins, glitter, liquid glue etc.
We hope to see you there!

Test Sessions
February test session is full. Please contact for availability or questions.

Talent Call!
March 2nd @ 2:30pm
Auditions to sing the National Anthem to open the Cardinal Classic will be held on March 2nd at 2:30pm. Vocalists have the choice of singing a capella or with music of their selection. The Cardinal Classic will be held April 5-7 8 at the Prince William Ice Center. To schedule an audition, contact Melissa Mahle at

Club Ice
The 2018-19 SCNV Club Ice Winter Session registration for both Joe Griffin’s Off Ice class, plus Jonathon and Nadia Hodgkinson’s Components class is still open. Also, for the remaining 22 Freestyle sessions on Monday evenings continuing January 7th, we are accepting new registrations with online payment available. Please refer to the December update of this season’s club ice for details (see SCNV Club Ice Sessions Package – Update for December). For questions or assistance, please contact

This popular class will continue to develop skills introduced in the first session. The next session continues until Monday, March 11, excluding Monday Dec 24 and Monday, Dec 31. 13 weeks for $156. Joe’s off ice/warm up class is $65 if not also subscribing to Components and FS.

Advance Pick-up at $15.50 is now available under the “Contract Ice” menu in EntryEeze. Prorated contract prices are also available for both classes and the freestyle session. Same day Pick-up is $18.00 (cash or check) space permitting.

Our Monday evening schedule is:
• 6:45 PM (20 minutes) Off Ice/Warm Up with Joe Griffin
• 7:25 PM (20 minutes) – Components class with Jonathon and Nadia Hodgkinson (12 classes)
• 7:45 PM (40 minutes) – Freestyle Session
Questions? Please reply back to this email, or contact

Did you know?!
Good Luck to Zoe Sensenbrenner (Peninsula SC) and Matthew Sperry (SC of Northern Virginia) who are competing at US Nationals in Intermediate Ice Dance and to Ariana LoPinto (The SC of New York, Inc.) and Joshua Levitt (SC of Northern Virginia) who are competing at US Nationals in Novice Pairs!!! You can watch them (and all skating Juvenile-Novice) at for FREE!

SCNV Important Dates/Reminders
January 25: Nationals Night @ Brion’s Grille
January 27: Test Session at Prince William Ice Center
January 27: National Blades Synchro Sendoffs
February 9: Jr Board Valentines Day Party
February 10: Test Session at Prince William Ice Center
February 16-17: Adult New Years’ Invitational Competition – Prince William Ice Arena
Febuary 22: Cardinal Classic Application DUE
March 17: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena
April 5: Test Session at Prince William Ice Center
April 5-7: Cardinal Classic Competition at Prince William Ice Center
May 9-11: May Day Competition
May 19: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena
May 20: Annual Membership Meeting
June 2: SCNV Banquet
June 7-9: Excel Series Final @ Coral Springs, FL
June 9: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena
June 19-22: Chesapeake Open

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