For Krista Reimer, figure skating has always been a combination of reward and responsibility. It started from a young age, when Krista would twirl on the ice and shine in front of the crowd during carnival.
The Ladner Leisure Centre transformed into Rydell High School for Delta Skating Club's year end show Grease. Groups and soloists skated to various selections from the original soundtrack of the immensely popular 1970s musical. Each year the skaters prepare routines choreographed by the club's Skate Canada certified coaches and perform for their parents and the community.
Figure skaters from the Abbotsford Skating Club celebrated their 42nd year with another spectacular show of spins, leaps and fancy footwork in the circus-themed year end event The Greatest Show on Ice.
Mission figure skater Bianca Guevara won a silver medal at the Super Series STARSkate final in Kelowna March 9 where she competed in the PJW14U category.
Coquitlam's Kevin Reynolds delivered both dash and thrills at the World men's figure skating championships in London, Ont. last week en route to fifth place.
Settling for silver: Wesburn Tigers' Ian McDonald, right, delivers a nice pass in a silver2 4District Commonwealth Cup final against Richmond at Burnaby Lake Sports Complex-West on Sunday. The two teams played to a 1-1 draw, with Shawn Crosby scoring the regulation-time goal for the Tigers. Richmond won the cup in a shootout.
Canadian junior ice dance champions Madeline Edwards and ZhoaKai Pang left a lot of points on the ice at the International Skating Union World junior figure skating championships in Milan, Italy.
Canadian ice dance champions ZhaoKai Pang of Burnaby and Madeline Edwards will make their first-ever appearance at the world junior figure skating championships this week in Milan, Italy.
Nicole Orford of Burnaby and ice dance partner Thomas Williams placed sixth at the International Skating Union Four Continents championships in Osaka, Japan last week.
Nicole Orford and ice dance partner Thomas Williams placed sixth at the International Skating Union Four Continents championships in Osaka, Japan last week.
The product of the Port Kells boxing club won a four-round majority decision over Scott Woodward from Abbotsford's Four Corners in the main event of a show in Vancouver last Monday, Jan. 28.
The past results for the Canadian national figure skating junior ice dance champions ZhaoKai Pang and Madeline Edwards were not quite accurate in Wednesday's, Jan. 23 issue of the Burnaby NOW.
In their finest moment, Coquitlam novice dance team Brianna
Connaught Skating Club's fund raiser show tomorrow night suddenly features two of the brightest up-and-coming stars in the country.
There's nothing routine with the ice dance team of Madeline Edwards and Zhao Kai Pang when it comes to succeeding at the Canadian Tire national figure skating championships.
Burnaby ice dancers were the belle of the Canadian figure skating championship ball in Mississauga, Ont. last week.
Burnaby ice dancers were the belle of the Canadian figure skating championship ball in Mississauga, Ont., last week.
Abbotsford figure skater Tyler Miller and his partner Alexa Linden have been skating with each other only 10 months, but together laid down a masterful program on the ice to claim the bronze medal in the Canadian National Figure Skating Championship in novice ice dancing.
In her inaugural season of junior ladies competition, Coquitlam's Larkyn Austman has set the bar high.