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Canadian Pairs in 2010-2011

Discussion in 'The Trash Can' started by haribobo, Mar 24, 2010.

  1. Sylvia

    Sylvia Prepping for club comp. season!

    jlai, Icenetwork merely republished Skate Canada's press release on their site. ;)

    Best wishes to Craig Buntin on the next phase of his career!

    For those who can't access the 2010-2011 Kiss and Cry forum, the Canadian pairs registered for Indy Challenge are (* = JGP age-eligible):

    SENIOR - Moore-Towers/Moscovitch CAN S5, Lawrence/Swiegers CAN S6, Hole/Johnson CAN S7, *Purdy/Marinaro CAN J1.

    JUNIOR - *Jones/Gaskell CAN S9, Bobak/Penasse CAN J3, *Steele/Schultz CAN J4, *Tikel/Beharry CAN J6, Desjardins/Bilodeau CAN N1, Pearson/Sheldrick CAN N4 (JGP age-eligible?).

    NOVICE - Rau/Phelan N3 (JGP age-eligible?), *Orr/Furiano N5, Whicher/Killing N8 (JGP age-eligible?), Hyslop/Goodwin (5th at WOS).
    Last edited: Jul 14, 2010
  2. essence_of_soy

    essence_of_soy Well-Known Member

    Blades of Glory, anyone? :lol:
  3. sammyf

    sammyf Well-Known Member

    Nope, they are 11 and 14 so will be a bit.

    Here's a list of all the skaters at the Ontario 2010 traininig camp, http://www.skateontario.org/documents/2010PTCGroups.pdf

    Judith Murtha-Anderson/Trennt Michaud JV
    Sophie Potvin-Begin/Michael Nelson JV
    Sophie Morgan/Eric McTaggart new
    Sarah D Aoust/Kyle Wamsteeker PN5
    Claira Whicher/Wesley Killing N8
    Taylor Steele/Rob Schultz J3
    Kristen Tikel/Ian Beharry J6
    Shalena Rau/Phelan Simpson N3
    Mary Orr/Anthony Furiano N5
    Gabriella DeBono/Christopher Sisca N7
    Katie Bobak/Matthew Penasse J3
    Margaret Purdy/Michael Marinaro J1

    While the following are now on the 2010 central ontario team
    Emily Burns/Devon Stock PJ
    Julia Plechko/Christopher Cowell PN2
    Alexandra Brown/Spencer Buchanan new
    Dylan Conway/Dustin Sherriff-Clayton new
    Gabriella DeBono/Christopher Sisca N7
    geoskate and (deleted member) like this.
  4. The Observer

    The Observer Active Member

    Perhaps they should team up? They would be cute together. ;)
  5. Sylvia

    Sylvia Prepping for club comp. season!

  6. Dragonlady

    Dragonlady Sew Happy

    I would like to add that the first thing we noticed in watching Meagan skate singles was the huge improvement in her posture, line and extension. All of those dance classes are really paying off. She says her lifts are much improved as a result too.

    I can't wait to see their new programs.
  7. Nomad

    Nomad Celebrity cheese-monger

    That would be hot.
  8. flowerpower

    flowerpower Well-Known Member

    Thanks very much for this. I wish her and Eric all the best. They have both persevered in the sport through many frustrating times.

    At Thornhill they competed separately (in singles only), but each was there to watch the other right at the boards and they waited for the scores together, laughing and joking all the while. They seem to be very good friends, which should bode well for the new partnership.
  9. screech

    screech Well-Known Member

    It's kind of clever for them to both skate the same short program when doing singles.

    Love to hear about her insane passion for the sport.
  10. shutterbug

    shutterbug Well-Known Member

    New article on Meagan Duhamel: Duhamel a ‘hometown hero’

    There are also interviews with the pair teams who attended the High Performance Camp in the videoes section on the Skatebuzz website: http://www.skatebuzz.com/Default.aspx

    They all sound like such pleasant, level-headed young people. :) Paige & Rudi had Carol Lane and Juris Razgulajevs do the choreo for their SP this season. :cool: And it sounds like D&D’s collboration with Doug Ladret is going very well. I’m looking forward to seeing their new “weird” lift.