The Kelowna Skating Club had a very strong outing at the 2014 Super Series B.C. Summerskate competition Aug. 14 to 17 in Burnaby.
In all, 28 local skaters returned to Kelowna with 17 medals, competing with top skaters from BC, Alberta, and Saskatchewan.
Leading the team was 11 year-old Olivia Gran, who won both segments of Pre-Novice Women under 14 group 1, taking the gold medal with a total score of 91.89 points.
In group 2, Kelowna’s Rochelle Reeve took silver.
At the Junior level, Cailey England finished 2nd in a very strong field of skaters.
At the Novice level, 13-year-old Mckenna Colthorp won silver in group 1, while her club mates Ajsha Gorman and Olivia Marleau won silver and bronze respectively, in group 2.
Kelowna showed strength at the younger divisions as well, winning three of a possible four gold medals in the Pre-Juvenile Women under 11 groups.
Daria Carr won group 1 with a personal-best 32.49 points, followed by Mikayla Consiglio.
Meanwhile, Kelowna’s Ashley Sales won group 2 with a score of 33.37.
Maya Rose and Alexis Garost took the gold and bronze medals, respectively, in group 3, while Summer Peitsch took silver in group 4.
At the U14 division of Pre-Juvenile Women, Madeline Foley skated to the silver medal in group 2.
On the men’s side, eight year-old Carson Consiglio skated a clean performance to take the silver medal in Pre-Juvenile men. His score of 28.14 points was just .09 points shy of the winning score.
At the STAR5 level, Kelowna’s Vienna Harwood and Mackenzie Nelmes won the gold and silver medals, respectively, in group one of under 11, while Julia Crowther won gold in group 1 of under 13.
Here are the full results:
Junior Women: Cailey England 2nd; Jayda Jurome 6th
Junior Men: Kelly Basisty 6th
Novice Women group 1: Mckenna Colthorp 2nd; Rachel Pettitt 6th
Novice Women group 2: Ajsha Gorman 2nd; Olivia Marleau 3rd
Pre-Novice Women U14 group 1: Rochelle Reeve 2nd
Pre-Novice Women U14 group 2: Olivia Gran 1st; Madison Delcourt 9th
Pre-Novice Women U16 group 1: Makenna Jensen 6th
Juvenile Women U14 group 1: Alyssa Dobbs 9th
Juvenile Women U14 group 2: Kaiya MacLeod 4th
Pre-Juvenile U11 group 1: Daria Carr 1st; Mikayla Consiglio 2nd
Pre-Juvenile Women U11 group 2: Ashley Sales 1st
Pre-Juvenile Women U11 group 3: Maya Rose 1st; Alexis Garost 3rd
Pre-Juvenile Women U11 group 4: Summer Peitsch 2nd
Pre-Juvenile Women U14 group 2: Madeline Foley 2nd
Pre-Juvenile Men: Carson Consiglio 2nd
STAR5 Girls U10 group 1: Vienna Harwood 1st; Mackenzie Nelmes 2nd; Emily Sales 7th
STAR5 Girls U10 group 2: Aurora Schultz 8th; Kiera Atkins 11th
STAR5 Girls U13 group 1: Julia Crowther 1st
STAR5 Girls U13 group 2: Zoe Wu 6th