Figure Skating

Aidan Wetzel-Eden and Raleigh Rodney took part in the Vancouver Island Regional Skating Competition in April. (Submitted)

Cowichan Valley skaters medal at regionals

Wetzel-Eden and Rodney compete virtually

 

Duncan Skating Club members Peyton Kong, Sophie Dawe, DelRae Olson and Ryley MacDonald all completed Skate Canada Gold Tests this spring. (Submitted)

Duncan figure skaters complete Gold Tests

Four skaters get in just before ice comes out

 

Ella Donovan with mom Tina outside Fuller Lake Arena before heading onto the ice for practice. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Young Ladysmith skater watches and waits in battle against cancer

Ella Donovan’s tumour began a tumultuous time, but community support eased the burden

 

TUESDAY OLYMPIC REPEATS Ice dance gold medallists Canada’s Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir hold up the Canadian flag during victory ceremonies at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Tuesday, February 20, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

Ice dance star Tessa Virtue happily out of her comfort zone in Queens MBA program

Olympic athletes, both active and retired, have been front and centre in the battle against the pandemic

TUESDAY OLYMPIC REPEATS Ice dance gold medallists Canada’s Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir hold up the Canadian flag during victory ceremonies at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Tuesday, February 20, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson