Wightlink-sponsored Sophie Norsworthy passed the primary competitive long test at Romford on 21 June, completing the requirements for this level (she passed the short test at Swindon on 21 April). She is now qualified to enter the British Primary championships in December. Sophie, who is coached by Anita Curtis, passed both elements of the Primary test at the first attempt.
Archive for June, 2005
The Streatham heat of the Southern League was held on 12 June. Please note that the following results are subject to confirmation and are based on analysis of the results from Skate Score.
Provisional positions and points at Streatham are as follows: 1 Streatham, 23 points; 2 Guildford, 23 points; 3= IOW, 20 points; 3= Gosport, 20 points; 5 Alexandra Palace, 17 points.
This would put the overall positions as: 1 Streatham, 46 points; 2 Guildford, 44 points; 3= IOW, 39 points; 3= Gosport, 39 points; 5 Alexandra Palace, 37 points. The next heat is in Gosport on 10 July.
Positions of IOW skaters were as follows: Class 1: 4th Yelena Brown; Class 2: 2nd Sabrina Danzig; Class 3: 2nd Archie Bicknell; Class 4: 5th Isabelle Coeshott; Class 6, 1st Gemma Marsh; and Class 7, 2nd Matthew Kershaw. There were no Island entries for Classes 5 and 8.
At the Synchro competition held after the Southern League event, the results were: 1 Gosport, Shooting Stars; 2 Gosport, All Stars; 3 IOW, Wight Diamonds.
We regret that information about the results of the final heat at Gosport has not been forthcoming and we are unable to report on the final positions of the teams.