We are very excited to be hosting the 2018 Australian Figure Skating Championships from Saturday 1st December to Friday 7th December inclusive. The best skaters from around the country will all come together to compete for the Australian title in each of their divisions.
The skaters would love to see you come along and watch them in practice and in competition. We will be posting the schedule and information regarding tickets sales asap.
MEET OUR MACQUARIE SKATERS…..
Brendan began his skating career here at Macquarie Ice Rink and is a member of the Macquarie Ice Skating Club. He has represented Australia in 2 Winter Olympic Games and 7 World Championships. Brendan is returning to Australia to defend his Senior Men’s National Title for a 7th time.
He is the first Australian man to land 2 different quad jumps in competition.
CHANTELLE KERRY AND ANDREW DODDS
Chantelle and Andrew were both successful International singles skaters before joining forces in mid 2017. They are the current Australian Senior Ice Dance Champions and are the first Australian Senior Ice Dance team to qualify for the World Championships in their first season. In 2018 they represented Australia at the World Figure Skating Championships.
MATILDA FRIEND AND WILLIAM BADAOUI
Matilda and William have held both the Australian Junior and Senior National titles. They have competed in the World Junior Championships and ISU Senior 4 Continents Championships. This year they will be competing in both the Junior and Senior divisions of the Ice Dance at the National Championships.