Skaters, volunteers honoured as season concludes


Skate Canada’s Western Ontario Section held its annual general meeting on May 1 and recognized the achievements of its athletes and volunteers.

The following teams and skaters were honoured:

Ice Image, Burlington – 2010 BMO Synchro Championships Medalist (Novice).

NEXXICE Open, Burlington – 2010 BMO Synchro Championships Medalist and Friends of Skating Bursary Award.

NEXXICE Junior, Burlington and Kitchener-Waterloo – 2010 Canadian Synchronized Skating Champions and Bill Phillips Bursary Award.

NEXXICE Senior, Burlington and Kitchener-Waterloo – 2010 Canadian Synchronized Skating Champions and Bill Phillips Bursary Award & Carolyn Fedy Award.

Abby Carswell and Andrew Doleman, Wentworth – 2010 BMO Skate Canada Junior Nationals Medalists and Friends of Skating Bursary Award (Junior Dance).

Rylie McCulloch-Casars, Burlington – Friends of Skating Bursary Award (Senior Women).

In addition to the skaters, WOS Coaches 25-year pins were presented to Mike Tokoryk, Burlington; Gina Doleman, Wentworth; and Alyson Eccles, Burlington.