Beachers glide to gold at Skate Canada synchro championships

Five Beachers were part of a synchronized skating team that won gold in the intermediate section at the 2018 Skate Canada Synchronized Skating Championships in Oshawa last month. The 19-skater Meraki team, which practises in the midtown Leaside neighbourhood, beat out 12 other teams with a routine based on the 1994 Hollywood hit The Mask […]

A life on ice leads skater to international gold

Kristen Loritz puts in a lot of miles every week, commuting between home, school at the University of Toronto’s Mississauga campus, and skating practice at the Burlington Skating Club, home of NEXXICE, her synchronized skating team. But the team, performing as Team Canada with Loritz as co-captain, didn’t have to travel far on April 11 […]