2016 National Championships in Germany
That was the weekend that the german teams excepted for one year. German national championships 2016 took place in Berlin. The competition was organized during four days because all ice disciplines - like pairs, ice dance, and individuals - were represented.
Every synchro fan knows Team Berlin 1, the German Senior team you have to remember. This is the 21st national title for them. The trainer is Gert Hofmann. Team Berlin 1 received 61,31 points for the short program and 129,10 for the free on the Phantom of the Opera’s music. (total points : 191,41). Skating Graces placed 2nd with a great total of 141,55. They present a free program on the theme of Game of Thrones. Munich Synergy won the bronze medal with 94,49 points.
Junior category was easier because only the Team Berlin Juniors compete. The team earned a total of 130,92 points.
Two teams skated against each other in the Novice's field. Skating Graces played the « Avatargirls » this year. They received 45,43 points for their free program and took the 1st place. With a total of 40,38 points, Team Berlin Novice placed 2nd with a program on the Gremlins music.
It means that the country has now new champions: Team Berlin 1 in senior, Team Berlin Juniors, and Skating Graces Novice.