The first major club competition of the new season for ice dance is the Chesapeake Open, June 18-21, 2014, in Laurel, Maryland. Online registration is closed now and here are the Senior, Junior and Novice teams I've noted so far as planning to compete (not complete): JUNIOR (* = currently listed in USFS' 2014-15 ISP) *Lorraine McNamara/Quinn Carpenter J2 Sammi Wren/Alexey Shchepetov J9 Emily Day/Kevin Leahy J10 Gigi Becker/Luca Becker N1 (she's 12 and too young for JGP) *Eliana Gropman/Ian Somerville N2 *Danielle Thomas/Alexander Martin N4 Maeve Pascoe/Micah Jaffe N5 Gwen Sletten/Elliott Verburg N7 Katherine Gourianova/Alexander Petrov (N5 at 2013 U.S. Nationals; did not compete in 2013-14 U.S. qualifying) Abbey Isaacson/Scott Dudley P-N5 - coached by Ben Agosto Elliana Pogrebinsky J5/Alex Benoit J11 (NEW) - coached by Igor Shpilband Christina Carreira (CAN)/Anthony Ponomarenko N3 (NEW) - coached by Shpilband Ross Gudis J5 and Kyle MacMillan are partnered, respectively, with either Alisa Raikovskaia or Diana Avaz, both from Russia (2 NEW teams) - coached in Wheaton, MD by Kiliakov, Novak, Ilin Karina Manta N10/Joseph Johnson J12 (NEW) - coached by Patti Gottwein Rebecca Lucas/Timerlan Yerzhanov (KAZ) (NEW) - coached by John Kerr & Nadine Ahmed ... NOVICE Rebecca Lustig/Zachary Milestone N9 Alexis Middleton/Michael Valdez N11 Caroline Green/Gordon Green Int1 Katherine Grosul/Cameron Colucci Int2 Emma Gunter/Caleb Wein Int3 Eleanor Babaev/Scott Wenner Int4 Jillian Moyer/Jarred Druzynski Int6 (NEW) Cassidy Klopstock/Logan Leonesio Int7 (NEW) Nina Holloway/Aidyn Gangemi (NEW) ... SENIOR Kseniya Ponomaryova/Oleg Altukhov S16 Ashlyn Gaughan/Cody Lithco Mids-J5 ... ETA that Julia Biechler/Damian Dodge J7 (ETA: listed in International Selection Pool - ISP) are registered to compete in the Picken Dance Classic comp. in Ashburn, Virginia, June 6-8. Many of the Wheaton teams will compete there as well - Diana Avaz and Ross Gudis are the only ones listed in Junior and may be a new team (awaiting confirmation). Corrections/additions welcomed. Bring on the new season!