Skate Thompson figure skaters compete at Manitoba Open

Skate Thompson had an excellent showing at the 2020 Skate Canada Manitoba Open figure skating competition in Virden March 6-8. The event has competitors from Manitoba and Saskatchewan and was held at the Tundra Oil & Gas Place, hosted by Skate Virden.

Sydney Power dominated the women’s Star 7 short program, earning a first-place finish.

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Ava White and Charly Boychuk skated circles around the competition in the Star 5 artistic event – earning second place and third place, respectively.

Both girls controlled the podium again in the pre-juvenile (under 13) freeskate event, with Ava earning a first-place finish and Charly finishing third.

Thank you to Skate Virden for hosting such a fantastic event and sharing your thriving community spirit.

Next up for Skate Thompson is the 30th-annual Stony on Ice competition held in Stony Mountain March 27-29. Many of our local skaters head south to showcase their skills for the last competition of the season. Stay tuned for results!

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