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Gregory & Petukhov take their Skating in the Schools initiative to Bridgeport, CT

Discussion in 'Great Skate Debate' started by Sylvia, May 10, 2013.

  1. Sylvia

    Sylvia Still recovering from Worlds...

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    Local Connecticut article (includes 8 photos) about Gregory/Petukhov's EduSkating brainchild in action: http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Ice-dancing-in-Bridgeport-4503969.php
     
  2. BittyBug

    BittyBug Living in a Kleptocracy

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    I think it's terrific that Melissa and Dennis are so involved in trying to create opportunities for kids who may have a harder road than they had. Bridgeport is a pretty rough city, so I would imagine that the chance to try something new and fun in a sheltered place must be a welcome respite for these kids.
     
  3. AJ Skatefan

    AJ Skatefan Well-Known Member

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    Way to go, Melissa and Denis!
     
  4. lulu

    lulu New Member

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    This sounds like a wonderful program, best of luck to Melissa & Denis with it, and of course to all of the young skaters as well!
     
  5. Garden Kitty

    Garden Kitty Tranquillo

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    I love seeing skaters give back to their communities and the sport. Kudos to Melissa and Denis for such a great program.
     
  6. kwanette

    kwanette Fetalized since 1998

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    Good for Melissa and Denis, great program for kids.
     
  7. paskatefan

    paskatefan Well-Known Member

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    This is terrific! :)
     
  8. Maureen

    Maureen Active Member

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    What a great program. Wonderful that they are doing this.