This Week in SCNV

In this issue …

  • Would you like to volunteer?
  • SCNV Family Picnic
  • Did you know?!
  • SCNV Important Dates and Reminders

Would you like to volunteer?
We are looking for volunteers to work on Spiritwear and Jackets for SCNV. Please contact thuthuy@scnv.org.
We are looking for a volunteer to shadow Renee to learn how to organize sendoffs. Please contact renee@scnv.org.
We are looking for a volunteer who will organize community events. Please contact jill@scnv.org.

SCNV Picnic
SCNV is hosting a family picnic on Sunday, August 18th from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Annandale Park, 4030 Hummer Rd. Come for food and games! More information coming soon!

Did you know?!
Did you know SCNV’s membership year runs from July 1st to June 30th with registration for the new year opening June 1st. This is not only SCNV’s year, it is USFSA’s. In order to test or be approved for competitions that occur after June 30, skaters must renew their membership for the 2019-2020 year. Please note that all memberships that were purchased prior to June 1st will end June 30th.

SCNV Important Dates/Reminders
June 30: Current SCNV/USFS 2018-2019 membership expires
July 1: New SCNV/USFS 2019-2020 membership begins
July 12-14: Dogwood Open
July 14: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena
July 17-21: Skate Wilmington
July 31-August 4: State Games of America
August 7-11: Hershey Open
August 11: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena
August 16-18: Potomac Open (Registration due July 31)
August 18: SCNV Picnic @ Annandale Park 4-8 PM

This Week in SCNV

In this issue …

  • Testing Dates Update!
  • Theatre on Ice Sendoffs!
  • Ion International Training Center Grand Opening
  • Club Jackets
  • Spiritwear
  • Did you know?!
  • SCNV Important Dates and Reminders

Testing Dates Update!
The July test session is now scheduled for Sunday, July 14th (not July 13th). The August test session is now scheduled for Sunday, August 11th (not August 10th). Volunteers are needed to help our wonderful judges and skaters on both Sunday mornings. For more information, please contact testchair@scnv.org.

Theatre On Ice Sendoffs! June 16th at PWIC
The Virginia Ice Theatre sendoffs is set for Sunday, June 16th at PWIC. Exhibition is free, so please come on out and support TOI!

Ion International Training Center June 15th at 6:00 PM (doors open at 5:00 PM)
Ion ITC Grand Opening on ice! Benefiting the Michael Weiss Foundation. Featuring Nathan Chen, Mirai Nagasu, Nam Nguyen, Dan Hollander and more! Tickets are $40 to $100 and sold at www.ionitc.com. The address is:
Ion International Training Center
19201 Compass Creek Parkway SE
Leesburg, VA 20175

Club Jackets!
We are now taking orders for club jackets. Please see our 2019 Spiritwear web links on this page, and contact spiritwear@scnv.org for questions. Deadline is June 14th for all jacket orders!

Spiritwear!
We are now collecting orders for Spiritwear. Currently, buyers will need to pay directly to the EmbroidMe vendor for pickup of their orders.

Please see our 2019 Spiritwear web links on this page, and contact spiritwear@scnv.org for questions.

Deadline is June 14th for all orders!

Did you know?!
SCNV has a newly designed website thanks to Sue Un Kim and Charles Park. If you have any content, photos or ideas for our website, please send to charles@scnv.org.

SCNV Important Dates/Reminders
June 14-17: Grassroots to Champions Seminar
June 16: Virginia Ice Theatre Send-offs at PWIC
June 17-18: Richmond Figure Skating Club Jump Clinic, including Spins and Steps with Brian Orser and Doug Haw
June 19-22: Chesapeake Open
June 25-29: National TOI Competition at Pelham, AL
June 30: SCNV/USFS 2018-2019 membership expires
July 1: SCNV/USFS 2019-2020 membership begins
July 12-14: Dogwood Open
July 14: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena
July 12-21: Skate Wilmington
July 31-August 4: State Games of America
August 7-11: Hershey Open (entry deadline April 15)
August 11: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena

This Week in SCNV

In this issue …

  • Club Jackets
  • Spiritwear
  • Test Sessions
  • Club Ice
  • Did you know?!
  • SCNV Important Dates and Reminders

Club Jackets!
We are now taking orders for club jackets. Please see our 2019 Spiritwear web links on this page, and contact spiritwear@scnv.org for questions.

Spiritwear!
We are now collecting orders for Spiritwear. Currently, buyers will need to pay directly to the EmbroidMe vendor for pickup of their orders.

Please see our 2019 Spiritwear web links on this page, and contact spiritwear@scnv.org for questions.

Deadline is June 14th for all orders!

Test Sessions
The July test session is scheduled for July 13th. The August test session is scheduled for August 10th. Volunteers are needed to help our wonderful judges and skaters on both Saturday mornings. For more information, please contact testchair@scnv.org.

Club Ice
Last chance for Club Ice ending on June 10th! Thanks to all subscribers, and please look for news for next season beginning in September!

Advance Pick-up at $15.50 is available under the “Contract Ice” menu in EntryEeze. 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 (12 classes)
  • 7:25 PM (20 minutes) – Components class with Jonathon and Nadia Hodgkinson (12 classes)
  • 7:45 PM (40 minutes) – Freestyle Session

Questions? Please contact clubice@scnv.org.

Did you know?!
For skaters at the no-test level and above, the well-balanced program requirements and rules changes for each year are usually implemented on July 1 of each year but are announced in the spring pending approval at the May Governing Council. Skaters and their coaches should always be looking for new rules updates on the US Figure Skating website.

SCNV Important Dates/Reminders
June 7-9: Excel Series Final @ Coral Springs, FL
June 9: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena
June 14-17: Grassroots to Champions Seminar
June 16: Virginia Ice Theatre Send-offs at PWIC
June 17-18: Richmond Figure Skating Club Jump Clinic, including Spins and Steps with Brian Orser and Doug Haw
June 19-22: Chesapeake Open
June 25-29: National TOI Competition at Pelham, AL
June 30: SCNV/USFS 2018-2019 membership expires
July 1: SCNV/USFS 2019-2020 membership begins
July 12-14: Dogwood Open
July 13: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena
July 12-21: Skate Wilmington
July 31-August 4: State Games of America
August 7-11: Hershey Open (entry deadline April 15)
August 10: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena

This Week in SCNV

In this issue …

  • Annual Banquet
  • Test Sessions
  • Skate Judge Seminar
  • Club Ice
  • Did you know?!
  • SCNV Important Dates and Reminders

Annual Banquet – this weekend!
Sunday, June 2, 2019
4:30 to 8:00 PM
Springfield Golf and Country Club

If you RSVP’d that you are attending, but have not mailed in your check, please contact renee@scnv.org to coordinate.

If you did not RSVP and would like to attend, please contact renee@scnv.org to check if space is still available.

Test Sessions
The June test session is full. Please contact testchair@scnv.org for availability or questions.

Would you like to try your hand at judging figure skaters?
The Washington Figure Skating Club (WFSC) will offer “Introduction to Judging,” and event tailored to experienced skaters ages 16 to 22 years.

This introductory seminar will take place on Sunday, June 2nd at SkateQuest Reston from 7:00 AM to 12:30 PM, and is a no-risk way to learn more about the process of judging and becoming a judge.

The session will include the following:

  • Mock judging of actual tests
  • IJS competition judging — putting you on the spot and discussing the results
  • Information on becoming a judge
  • How to register to be a trial judge

Space is limited. You must register if you plan to attend. For questions, please contact wfscmiftest@gmail.com.

Club Ice
Only 2 sessions remain! The Spring Session continues until June 10th for both Joe Griffin’s Off Ice class, plus Jonathon and Nadia Hodgkinson’s Components class.

Advance Pick-up at $15.50 is available under the “Contract Ice” menu in EntryEeze. 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 (12 classes)
  • 7:25 PM (20 minutes) – Components class with Jonathon and Nadia Hodgkinson (12 classes)
  • 7:45 PM (40 minutes) – Freestyle Session

Questions? Please contact clubice@scnv.org.

Did you know?!
Any skater whom has passed their moves (MITF) test is eligible to take the solo free dance test at that level and complete as a solo dancer.

SCNV Important Dates/Reminders
June 1: Purchase your new 2019-2020 SCNV membership
June 2: SCNV Banquet
June 2: Blades of Summer Compete USA Competition (due May 1st)
June 7-9: Excel Series Final @ Coral Springs, FL
June 9: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena
June 14-17: Grassroots to Champions Seminar
June 16: Virginia Ice Theatre Send-offs at PWIC
June 17-18: Richmond Figure Skating Club Jump Clinic, including Spins and Steps with Brian Orser and Doug Haw
June 19-22: Chesapeake Open (due May 12)
June 25-29: National TOI Competition at Pelham, AL
June 30: SCNV/USFS 2018-2019 membership expires
July 1: SCNV/USFS 2019-2020 membership begins
July 12-14: Dogwood Open (due June 2)
July 13: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena
July 12-21: Skate Wilmington
July 31-August 4: State Games of America
August 7-11: Hershey Open (entry deadline April 15)
August 10: Test Session at Fairfax Ice Arena