Nexxice from the Burlington Skating Club and Les Suprêmes from the CPA Saint-Léonard secured their entries to the world championships by finishing one-two at the recent Skate Canada Synchronized Skating Championships in Burnaby, B.C.
The 2014 ISU World Synchronized Skating Championships will take place in Courmayeur, Italy from April 4-5.
In 2013 Nexxice won the world silver medal and in 2009 they became the first North American team to win gold at the world championships. They are coached by Shelley Barnett and Anne Schelter.
Les Suprêmes placed sixth at last year’s ISU World Synchronized Skating Championships. They are coached by Marilyn Langlois, assisted by Pascal Denis and Amélie Brochu.