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Message from Ice Skating Australia:
Thank you for helping to spread the word among your members of the Morgan
Innes Scholarships.As a result of the information reaching members, ISA
received 24 Applications in total covering almost every State of Australia.
The applicants came from Synchronised, Singles and Pairs and were spread
across Primary through to Senior. The applications were very impressive
which speaks of the wonderful plans the athletes have to further their
ISA is very proud of the good work you are doing to continue to foster
growth and improvement of your athletes to help them reachtheir maximum
ISA looks forward to supporting you in your continuing endeavours.
The Short List of the finalists in the 2 categories were as follows:
Morgan Innes Queensland Scholarship
Winner: QSIC Junior Synchronised
Simone Moore & Alan Blinn National Scholarship
Milan Whitsed WA
Shania Sime NSW
James Min SA
Serena Xu NSW
Winner: James Min SA
Club Event Results
Great Results for our skaters at Skate Down
Under in New Zealand.
Amelia Jackson - 1st Place Junior Ladies
Darian Kaptich - 1st Place Novice Men
Hayley Dean - 2nd Place Novice Ladies
Congratulations to Darian Kaptich on his
recent results at the Asian Open in Taipei. 3rd Place - Novice Men. Well done Darian!
A dream come true for Taylor Dean, who has
been selected for Disney on Ice "Princesses and Heroes" Tour of the USA.
The tour runs until April 2015 and takes in 28 cities across North
America and Canada. The show opens in Chicago on September 10th.
Ice Skating Queensland would like to congratulate the
following ISQ officials on their
ISU appointments at the recent ISU Seminar in Frankfurt, Germany
Elizabeth Cain - promoted to ISU Technical Specialist - Pairs
Sharon Gaylard - New
International Technical Specialist - Singles
Lisa Jelinek - promoted to ISU Technical
Controller - Singles
Congratulations to Australian skater Brooke Lee Han on her
invitation to Skate America - October 24-26, 2014.
2015 ISQ Calendar (available soon)
ISA Calendar (available soon)
Test Schedule 2015
- Vale Kate Christopher
Kate Christopher passed away on Tuesday 27th May at age 52 after battling a long
Kate spent many hours helping Ice Skating Queensland in a volunteer role.
She worked tirelessly with Council organising media, sponsorship and like
projects. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family.
Vale Noel Towne
Noel Towne passed away peacefully on Monday 19th May 2014 at age 78
years. Noel spent many years working tirelessly as a volunteer for Ice Skating
Queensland, and also worked at Iceworld Boondall some years ago. Noel also
served on the ISQ Council from 1984 to 1988.
The Towne Family Trophy was donated to the Boondall Ice Figure Skating Club in
2002 by Noel and his wife June, and daughter Judi, who spent many hours skating
at both Iceworld Boondall and Iceworld Acacia Ridge. The Towne Family Trophy
event is held annually at Iceworld Boondall.
Noel was a cherished friend to many, and will be sadly missed by
Congratulations to the
following ISQ skaters on their results at 2013/2014 International Events.
Amelia Jackson - Rooster
Cup Paris - Novice Ladies 7/26
Amelia Jackson - Triglav
Trophy Slovenia - Novice Ladies 6/28
Team Australia (Nova) -
World Synchronized Championships 19/23
Charlton Doherty - 2014
Coup de Printemps - Junior Men 12/15
James Thompson - 2014
Coup de Printemps - Novice Men 1/2
Charlton Doherty -
2014 Sportland Trophy, Budapest - Junior Men 3/6
Yancey Chan - 2014 Hellmut
Seibt Memorial 2014, Vienna - Junior Ladies 22/45
Yancey Chan - 2014 Sportland
Trophy, Budapest - Junior Ladies 5/27
Eliza Smyth & Jordan
Dodds - 2014 Challenge Cup, The Hague - Junior Pair 5/5
Andrew Dodds - 2014 ISU Four
Continents Figure Skating Championships - Senior Men 27/29
David Kranjec - 2014 ISU Four
Continents Figure Skating Championships - Senior Men 21/29
Andrew Dodds - 26th
Winter Universiade, Trentino - Senior Men 24/32