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Not being able to attach at skating allowed their coach to create new drills

Meraki skates out of the Leaside Skating Club in Toronto, Ontario and has teams in multiple categories.


"I never thought I would have to cross out my last U.S. Synchro Skating Championships."

On December 9, 2020, U.S. Figure Skating released a statement announcing the cancellation of the 2021 U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships and Challenge, a pivotal moment in the careers of many graduating high school and college seniors.

Sarah Vuoppola (part 2): "We should be able to be at the same level or even better"

A few days ago, you were able to discover the story of Sarah Vuoppola, a young Swedish girl who decided to change her life to join the team of her dreams: the Helsinki Rockettes. Discover now her adventure in this new team, and her way of preparing and maintaining morale in the face of this challenging season!

Teams competed with their programs or by showing elements

Following in the footsteps of the Porter Classic, the Colonial Classic took place last weekend virtually.


Alana Christie: "I was told often in the early years that it wouldn't work"

No club, no rink, no skaters. That’s what Alana Christie faced back in 2017 when she started the Northernettes teams in the USA. The young and talented coach devoted endless passion and hard work into her dream of redeveloping high level synchronized skating in the Minneapolis area.

The essential role of team managers

Organising camps, competitions, athletic sessions, booking flights, planning journeys, competitions and camps... Marlies is the team manager of the German team United Angels. She lives nearby Stuttgart with her daughter Hannah who is also a synchro skater.

Just arrived, this team already "electrifies" its category

Non-ISU categories are getting more popular in Finland also. This year, three completely new teams have been created in the Junior B division. Let's meet one of them: Team Electric who finished 2nd at their first-ever competition.

A new synchro team in Norway

Synchronized skating is developing in Norway. Created only a few months ago, Team Bergen Umbrellas becomes the second active team in the country.


Sarah Vuoppola, the Swedish skater among the famous Helsinki Rockettes (part 1)

Sarah Vuoppola, 26, was born in Sweden, Gothenburg. Two and a half years ago, she decided to follow her heart and join the team of her dreams: Helsinki Rockettes. Apart from skating, she studies interior design and works in a theatre cafe in Helsinki. In this first part of the interview, discover her story and what pushed her to change her life!

Have you heard about the Unified Synchro Team?

Before the cancellation due to the pandemic, the team was selected to skate at the World Synchronized Skating Championships opening ceremony. Let's learn more about the Unified Team, a part of the famous Hockettes family.

The ten events that marked 2020

The coronavirus set the tone for 2020, shaking up the world of sport in general, and of course synchronized skating. Jura Synchro has put together the events that marked this special year.

Team Ladybirds (ITA): "This pandemic will not stop us!"

On March 9, 2020, the rinks closed due to COVID-19 in Italy, to limit the spread of the virus and thus protect the health of the population. What about the evolution of the situation of Team Ladybirds in Milan?