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Contest Deadline has been EXTENDED!
Submit your guesses! The top 3 guesses will WIN!
Submit as many guesses as you can!
The skaters with the top 3 guesses will WIN!

Answers MUST be submitted by 8:00 am MONDAY, March 30th
This contest is designed just for fun and all answers are unknown to all skaters- regardless of level or membership status. A fun questionnaire was sent to all of our Pro Staff Coaches and the conTEST was built from their answers! The skaters with the Top 3 guesses will win! To begin, click HERE to print.

How to Play: Have fun and guess away! Submit your guesses by 8:00 am on Monday, March 30th to aafsc@annarborfsc.org

Contest is open to all current AAFSC Learn to Skate & Club Members!
Participating AAFSC Pro Staff
Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club | www.annarborfsc.org | aafsc@annarborfsc.org


ALL skaters who complete the
ENTIRE BINGO Card
will receive a prize! (No Deadline)
Click HERE to print the AAFSC BINGO and get started today!

Plus, stay on the LOOKOUT for our NEXT AAFSC Contest!
HOW TO PLAY: Have fun, stay active! Complete ALL of the rows AND columns to win! After you've completed the ENTIRE card- immediately email your marked up card, a photo of the participating skater, and all required writing attachments to the Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club Office at aafsc@annarborfsc.org. No purchase necessary to win and no deadline to participate!

To print BINGO card, click HERE.

Contest open to ALL current AAFSC Learn to Skate and Club Members
Congratulations to our skaters who have finished the ENTIRE AAFSC BINGO!
Isabella S.
Wow, Isabella was our first skater to win a line in the AAFSC BINGO Contest AND the first skater to submit an ENTIRE CARD! Congrats, Isabella! You have really been working hard to stay active and work towards your goals in skating! Your creativity not only shines through in your skating, but in the work you put into your BINGO card, as well!
Claire F.
Congratulations, Claire on an outstanding job in your AAFSC BINGO card! Your song choices would all make really great skating programs and we loved your write-up on Nathan Chen! Keep working towards your goals and you'll get there in no time! Great job, Claire!
Rebekah M.
Wow, way to go Rebekah! Great job completing the entire AAFSC BINGO! This dedication for skating will take you very far. We loved your writing piece on skating in the Olympics! Plus, you're right, skating can lead to scholarships for college!
This could be YOU!
Complete ALL of the rows AND columns to win! No purchase necessary to win and no deadline to participate!

To print BINGO card, click HERE.
Ann Arbor FSC | aafsc@annarborfsc.org


Keep your skater motivated
Keep your skater active
Join our 2020 BINGO Contest!
HOW TO PLAY: Have fun, stay active! Complete rows or columns of items for your chance to win! One winner will be award for the first person to complete EACH row, column, diagonal as well as an overall winner for the first person to complete the ENTIRE card! After you've completed a row, column, diagonal, or card- immediately email your marked up card, a photo of the participating skater, and all required writing attachments to the Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club Office at aafsc@annarborfsc.orgWinners will be announced as they come in to limit duplicates and can be viewed on our website at www.annarborfsc.org/About/Contests.aspx!

To print your BINGO card, click HERE.

Contest open to all current AAFSC Learn to Skate or Club Members!
Check out our winners so far!!
Winner #1- Isabella S.
Wow, congratulations to our FIRST winner of the AAFSC BINGO!! She skates on our Syncrho Skills 2 Team and wrote a wonderful paragraph on why she would want to skate for Disney on Ice if given the choice between skating on Mercury, competing at the Olympics, or being a part of Disney on Ice!

Great job, Isabella!
Winner #2- Zoe S.
Great job to 7 year old, Zoe S for completing a diagonal row in the AAFSC BINGO Contest! Zoe skates on our Synchro Skills 1 Team and is in our Learn to Skate Program! She gave a perfect write-up on what she loves most about her favorite skater- Alena Kostornaia!


Congrats, Zoe!
Winner #3- Margot D.
Congratulations, Margot on an awesome job in the AAFSC BINGO Contest! Margot skates on the Synchro Skills 2 Hockttes Team and would love to skate as Minnie in Disney on Ice someday! Plus, she gave a really admiring report on Jason Brown- her favorite professional figure skater!

Way to go, Margot!
Winner #4- Phoebe W.
Winner #4  Congratulations, Phoebe W on completing the top row in our AAFSC BINGO!! She's enjoyed taking a nice walk around the neighborhood and gave three wonderful reasons why she loves Mariah Bell! 

Great job, Phoebe!
Winner #5- Claire F.
Woohoo we're kicking off Day 2 with another awesome win! Congratulations, Claire on completing the bottom row of the AAFSC BINGO Contest! Claire was able to write a letter to her 95 year old grandmother who lives in France and she even wrote it in French!

Congrats, Claire!
Winner #6- Karen Y.
Wow, another winner for this morning! Way to go, Karen!! Writing down her goals for this Summer and how she plans to achieve them will really give her a heads up! Her biggest goal for this Summer is to pass her Preliminary Moves in the Field Test!

Way to go, Karen!
Winner #7- Lydia D.
Look who's kicking off this Thursday morning with a completed row- Lydia D! She skates on the Synchro Skills 2 Hockettes Team and is working towards her Preliminary Moves in the Field Test. Lydia wrote down some great goals for this Summer! She's working to achieve her splits, salchow jump, and she wants to choreograph her own program!

Awesome job, Lydia!
This could be you!!
Remaining as of 10:30 am on Thursday, March 19th
Row #4
Column #4
Column #5
Diagonal #2

Print your Ann Arbor FSC
BINGO card to get started!
Ann Arbor FSC | aafsc@annarborfsc.org


Participate in the MOI Ticket Sales Contest
Contest open to all skaters-
Learn to Skate & Club Members
Join the Melody on Ice Ticket Sales Contest! Help us share the magic on ice by selling tickets to our annual show. We will select TWO winners- the skater who sells the most tickets AND the skater with the highest total sales will WIN a prize! (See Contest Rules below for more information)

How to participate: It's like selling Girl Scout cookies or pizza kits- ask your family, friends, neighbors, teachers, colleagues, etc. Track your sales on the Ticket Sales Sheet and collect all payments to be turned into the AAFSC Office to receive your customer's tickets. It is the skater's responsibility to distribute all tickets they sell. Only tickets sold on the tracking sheet will be counted- online sales are not applied to a skater's total ticket count.
Check out our AWESOME prizes!
78th Annual Melody on Ice
"Mix It Up"
Directed by
Meredith Longoria & Emily Buckeridge

Friday, March 13th at 7:00 pm
Saturday, March 14th at 2:00 pm
Saturday, March 14th at 7:00 pm

Join us in celebrating our 78th year of Melody on Ice! This year, MOI showcases music from the best playlists of all time- ranging from the Beach Boys and the Beatles to Elvis and Abba. With so many classic artists, it's sure to be a hit!

Adults: $15
Child (10 & under) $10
Senior (age 65+) $10
Premium $20 (lower center section seating)
Patron $30 ($40 at the door)
Don't miss our back-flipping guest skater-
2011 U.S. National Champion
Ryan Bradley!
Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club
2121 Oak Valley Dr. Ann Arbor, MI 48103 | (731) 213-6768 | Visit our Website


Congratulations to our 2020 Ann Arbor FSC
National Skating Month Challenge Winners!!
Charlotte Batra- 1st Place

"I really like skating because I have made a lot of friends through the club. I also love the happy feeling when I land a difficult jump. Skating makes me laugh. I especially have a good laugh when I do something completely wrong and my coach, Melanie, has no idea how I did it. The contests are also a lot fun and I'm proud of how I did."


13+ Age Group | 8 additional hours in January
Annabelle Wilkins- 1st Place

"I Love to skate because it feels magical and it puts me in a good mood. I have felt welcomed here at Ann Arbor. "


8-12 Age Group | 12.5 additional hours in January
Rebecka Hakansson- 2nd Place

"Thank you for awarding me with second place in this competition! I really enjoy these little contests that the club holds. I am currently working on my double axel and some triple jumps including triple lutz. Working here at the Ann Arbor Ice Cube is very enjoyable because of the wonderful staff, all of the friends I made, and the well organized club."

13+ Age Group | 7.5 additional hours in January
Avery Hoeft- 2nd Place

"I love skating because you can be creative! Skating is also fun because of all of the things you can learn. The club is amazing because of the nice coaches and staff. "


8-12 Age Group | 10 additional hours in January
Jennifer Weizer- 3rd Place

"It's so enjoyable to practice skating and accomplish our goals, while maintaining our physical fitness and developing our artistic instincts!"


13+ Age Group | 5.5 additional hours in January
Guy Weizer- 3rd Place

"My favorite part about skating is competitions and contests are a lot like competing. I have a lot of fun in my lessons with all my coaches and I really like traveling with the Hockettes."


8-12 Age Group | 9 additional hours in January
AAFSC's National Skating Month Challenge 2020
The Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club is proud to host a number of annual contests for our skaters! Participants in the NSM Challenge were encouraged to out skate themselves for the month of January! Thank you to all of our participants in this year's National Skating Month Challenge. #AAFSCproud
Join our 2020 Melody on Ice Ticket Sales Contest!
Contest open to all skaters-Learn to Skate & Club Members

Join the Melody on Ice Ticket Sales Contest! Help us share the magic on ice by selling tickets to our annual show. The skater who sells the most tickets AND the skater with the highest total sales will WIN a prize! (See Contest Rules below for more information)

How to participate: It's like selling Girl Scout cookies or pizza kits- ask your family, friends, neighbors, teachers, colleagues, etc. Track your sales on the Ticket Sales Sheet and collect all payments to be turned into the AAFSC Office to receive your customer's tickets. It is the skater's responsibility to distribute all tickets they sell. Online ticket sales do not apply to a skater's total ticket count.

Click here to print Ticket Sales Sheet
Click here to view Contest Rules


We'd like to thank all of the participants in our 3rd Annual Fall Coloring Contest!

We had our most amount of participants EVER- with over 50 entries! Therefore, we decided to choose a Top 10 for the Contest Winners.

All coloring entries can be viewed outside the AAFSC Office!

Great job to all our artists- both on and off the ice!!
Kaylee McBride
Age: 7

I love skating because I like to make snow on the ice, and I love being artistic because you get to create anything you like.
Ella McVeigh
Age: 7

I love skating because I like to learn new things. I like to have fun using bright colors to express how I feel and skating helps me do that too!
Sophie Mangin
Age: 7
Elaine Sun
Age: 7

I love skating because skating gives me a lot of fun! I also love drawing so I am taking drawing lessons to be artistic
Karen Yehliu
Age: 10

I am happy to represent AAFSC by attending many competitions and winning a lot of medals :-) My parents take my brother Kenneth and me to travel to many places, and the beautiful scenery that inspire me to draw colorful pictures
Elizabeth Min
Age: 10
Felicia Lin
Age: 10

I love skating because I love the feeling of gliding across the ice. I like being artistic because I can show how I'm feeling.
Violet Weizer
Age: 12

I like skating because of my friends at the rink and watching all of the other good skaters preform too.
Michele Thomassen
Age: 41

Skating is my therapy in my busy life at any part of the day. Just being a part of this club and all the friends and support here is what I look forward to anytime I skate. I chose to color this picture with the simple fact in mind "just relax" and enjoy the moment!
Beth Spencer
Age: 65

Artistic expression is definitely what makes Beth Spencer tick! She is happiest when pursuing her many creative outlets: skating, music, visual art, knitting, and fancy baking... so many passions and so little time!
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Congratulations to our winners of the
"Pro Staff Baby Match-Up" Contest
Guy Weizer- Age 8
"I really like the contests because you get to win prizes! I'd like to thank my coach Jason for always helping me."
Caroline Fox- Age 10
"The best part about skating is performing in Melody on Ice and Basic Skills Competitions. I also really love the contests because you can win prizes!"
Juliana Schroeder- Age 15
"Thanks to all of my coaches who have helped me throughout the years and helped me achieve all my goals!"
Mary Johanson
Erin Donovan
Brandon Forsyth
Emily Buckeridge
Brad Newman
Yasa Nechaeva
Steven Pottenger
Katharine Greene
Lia Forsyth
Meredith Longoria
Allison Maki
Lindsay Grajek
Marisa Hutchinson
Thank you to all of our participating coaches & skaters! Fantastic guesses!
Stay tuned for our Annual Fall Coloring Contest!
Contests open to all Club & Learn to Skate students!


Congratulations to the winners in our
Name that Celebrity Skater Contest

Thank you to all participating skaters!

We're proud to offer so many annual contests for our Club & LTS skaters! Be sure to stay on the look out for our next AAFSC Contest!
Emily Doerr
"My favorite skater is Alissa Czisny because of her athleticism and grace on the ice and her determination. She always gives her best. When I think of the "we get up" campaign, I immediately think of Alissa because she never gave up. She made me fall in love with skating."

Alissa Czisny is the 2009 and 2011 Ladies U.S. National Champion and the 2010 Grand Prix Final Champion.

Group III Winner
Age- 25
Correct Answers- 20
Violet Weizer
"My favorite celebrity skater is Jason Brown. I really love his split jump- he gets so high! Watching him compete is a lot of fun. I miss his long hair, though."

Jason Brown is the 2019 U.S. National Championships Bronze Medalist, six-time Grand Prix Medalist, the 2015 U.S. National Champion, and 2018 Four Continents Bronze Medalist.

Group II Winner
Age- 11
Correct Answers- 17
Morgan Randall
"My favorite skater is Alysa Liu. " She inspires me because she is young and little like me. She inspires me to try new things because she won nationals when she was only 13. I also like that she skates really fast like me!"

Alysa Liu is the 2019 U.S. National Champion and the 2018 U.S. Junior Champion. She is the youngest U.S. National Champion of all time. She is one of only four U.S. Ladies to land a triple axel in competition!

Group II Winner
Age- 9
Correct Answers- 17

Clara Eddy
"My favorite celebrity skater is Javier Fernandez. I like Javier because he makes skating fun and exciting. He inspires me to work harder."

Javier is the 2018 Olympic Bronze Medalist, a two-time World Champion, seven-time European Champion, and he is an eight-time Spanish National Champion.

Group I Winner
Age- 8
Correct Answers- 6
Thank you to all the participating skaters!! All of the submitted contest entries had at least 50% correct answers! This was a challenging contest, you should all be so proud!! #AAFSCproud #celebrityskaters
Find out the answers HERE!
#1- Ryan Bradley
Ryan Bradley is the 2011 U.S. National Champion and a three-time U.S. Collegiate Champion. He is most well-known for his daring back-flip, a move that has been outlawed in competitive skating due to its level of danger! Most recently, he performed in the 2019 Melody on Ice hosted by the Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club.

#2- Alysa Liu
Alysa Liu is the 2019 U.S. National Champion, the 2018 U.S. Junior Champion, and the 2016 U.S. Intermediate Champion (as the youngest in all of these events!). Despite her success, she has been ineligible to compete at both the 2018 Junior World Championships and the 2019 World Championships due to her age. She is one of only four U.S. Ladies to land a triple axel in competition!

#3- Daniel Eaton & Danielle Thomas
Daniel Eaton & Danielle Thomas are the 2016 Midwestern Sectional Champions and the 2015 Lake Placid Ice Dance International Silver Medalists. Daniel also received the Gold Medal at the 2018 Midwestern Sectional Championships. He is currently training with Yura Min for the upcoming season. Daniel has recently been added to the Ann Arbor FSC Professional Staff and Learn to Skate Staff.

#4- Michelle Kwan
Michelle Kwan is a nine-time U.S. National Champion, a two-time Olympic Medalist, and a five-time World Champion. She is tied with Maribel Vinson (1928-1937) for the all-time National Championship record. Though she left competitive skating to focus on school and her career as an adviser to the Department of State, she has rekindled her love of skating through social media.

#5- Yasa Nechaeva & Yuri Chesnichenko
Yasa Nechaeva & Yuri Chesnichenko won the Silver Medal at the 1992 Junior World Championships. The following season, they won the Silver Medal at the Skate Canada International. In their professional career, they toured with the production of "The Phantom of the Opera on Ice", followed by Torvill and Deans "Ice Adventures" and later, In the U.S. they performed with the Ice Theater of New York. They have been coaching on the Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club's Professional Staff for nearly 20 years.

#6- Joshua Farris
Joshua Farris is the 2015 U.S. National Championships Bronze Medalist, the 2015 Four Continents Silver Medalist, the 2013 World Junior Champion, two-time Junior Grand Prix Final Medalist, and the 2010 U.S. National Junior Silver Medalist. He has won five Junior Grand Prix titles, as well as U.S. National titles on the Juvenile (2006), Intermediate (2008) and Novice level (2009).

#7- Scott Hamilton
Scott Hamilton won four consecutive U.S. National Championships (1981–84), four consecutive World Championships (1981–84), and the Gold Medal in the 1984 Olympics. Following his competitive career, he toured with the Ice Capades and then created his own "Scott Hamilton's American Tour", which was later renamed to "Stars on Ice". He is still heavily involved in Special Olympics and other charity works promoting care and inclusion for those with life-threatening illnesses.

#8- Kendra & Steven Pottenger
Kendra & Steven Pottenger skated competitively in both singles freestyle and pairs freestyle, partnering in 2007. Kendra later skated several seasons for Disney on Ice as the lead role in "Dare to Dream". Steven now coaches students of all competitive levels, as well as in the Ann Arbor FSC's Learn to Skate Program.

#9- Brandon Forsyth & Jessica Joseph
Brandon Forsyth & Jessica Joseph are the 2001 U.S. National Bronze Medalists and alternates to the 2002 Winter Olympics. Brandon also received the Silver Medal in both the 1999 & 2000 U.S Junior National Championships in Ice Dance. He is now a member of the Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club's Professional Staff and the