Thursday, September 1: deadline to register for 2017 Southwestern Regional Figure Skating Championships (see below for dates and location). Log on to www.usfsaonline.org to enter. No late registrations accepted.
Thursday, September 1: deadline to register for 2017 Southwestern Nine States Championships (held in conjunction with Regionals for non-qualifying levels) http://comp.entryeeze.com/Home.aspx?cid=239
Saturday, September 10: Skate Swap: Centerpoint Community Ice; drop off items to sell between 8am and 9 am; shop the swap from 9am to noon; pick up unsold items from noon to 1 pm. Click here for information packet: Swap Info
Thursday, September 15: deadline for applications to tryout for jobs at nationals (sweepers, presenters, opening ceremonies, and Smucker's Spectacular). Tryouts will be held October 2nd. Click here for more info: http://www.2017usfigureskatingchampionships.com/skating-clubs/
Friday, September 16 - Sunday, September 18: 2016 Pony Express Figure Skating Competition; Bode Ice Arena; St. Joseph, Missouri. http://comp.entryeeze.com/Home.aspx?cid=87
Saturday, October 1: Independence Fall Classic Basic Skills competition. Click here for registration: http://comp.entryeeze.com/Home.aspx?cid=337
Saturday, October 1: Test session following public skate -- RESCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 23
Sunday, October 2: tryouts for positions at Nationals. Skaters needed for sweepers, presenters, opening ceremonies, and Smucker's Spectacular. SAVE THE DATE!!! Click here for skater requirements: http://www.2017usfigureskatingchampionships.com/skating-clubs/
Wednesday, October 5 - Sunday, October 9, 2016: 2017 Southwestern Regional Figure Skating Championships; Plano Dr. Pepper Starcenter; Plano, TX.
Saturday, October 8 - Monday, October 10, 2016: 2016 Southwest Nine State Championships (held in conjunction with Regionals for non-qualifying levels); Plano Dr. Pepper Starcenter; Plano, TX.
Friday, October 14: deadline to order USFS Nationals championship weekend tickets at local club pricing. (see below)
Sunday, October 23: test session
Saturday, October 29: Heartland FSC Halloween Bash! 2:15 pm.
January 14 - 22, 2017: 2017 U.S. Figure Skating Championships; Kansas City, MO; events held at Sprint Center and Silverstein Eye Center Arena (our rink!); see below for information about ticket sales and discounts available to Heartland FSC members. www.2017usfigureskatingchampionships.com
Sunday, February 12: 1:00 pm test session -- tentative
Saturday, March 4: 1:00 pm test session -- tentative
Kansas City is very excited to welcome the best figure skaters from across the United States as they compete at the 2017 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships January 14-22 at Sprint Center. And your support will be instrumental in making this event a success.
The Kansas City Sports Commission is offering U.S Figure Skating Clubs an exclusive discount on Championship Weekend packages (with the opportunity to add on some premium events) as well as a special room rate at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Additionally, they have created some special incentives for clubs that purchase multiple packages. You can now purchase USFS Nationals weekend tickets at local club pricing.
Questions? Click to contact Jami Hilbrich.
Save the Date! Skaters will be needed for sweepers, presenters, opening ceremonies, and the Smucker's Spectacular. Tryouts will be held Sunday, October 2. Application deadline is Thursday, September 15. Click here for more info: http://www.2017usfigureskatingchampionships.com/skating-clubs/
Thank you to the 45 members who voted in this year's election. Nominating committee members Michelle Burke and Lynn Coke counted the votes and are pleased to announce the 2016-2017 board members:
President, Judy Lindhardt
Vice President, Jami Hilbrich
Treasurer, Michelle Burke
Secretary, Brandon Schultz
Board Member, Mark Coke
Board Member, Sarah Luptak
Board Member, Jackie Schmidt
Board Member, Monica Stillwell
Board Member, Mechelle Moffitt
Membership Chair -- Monica Stillwell
Test Chair -- Gina Ducey
USFS Safe Sport Chair -- Mark Coke
Heartland FSC Webmaster -- Mechelle Moffitt
Parent Heartland FSC Club Embroidery
We are excited to share that we are offering the Heartland FSC logo embroidery for our adults on shirts and jackets. Mark Coke has a jacket and it looks awesome! You provide the shirt or jacket and the logo will be added at a cost of $15 per item. Contact Judy Lindhardt to make arrangements.