JB Introductory Synchronized Ice Skating Team

Junior Blades has a synchronized ice skating team at the Introductory level. For more information regarding synchronised ice skating.

This Junior Blades Introductory Synchronized Ice skating team train every Saturday morning from 08h00 to 08h30 on ice. All skaters in Grade 5 and up who are having private lessons are welcome to try out for our synchro team, please speak to Chanelle Zaayman (team manager) in this regard. Skaters in Grade 5 and up who are NOT having private lessons at the moment are welcome to attend the trials. If they are selected to the JB synchro squad, they will need to arrange at least one private lesson per week with one of our professional or pro-am coaches. There is a main team of 16 – 20 skaters and then development skaters to ensure continuity of our team.

Rules and Regulations

See the full set of rules and regulations here.

Synchro fees are R200 per 4 weeks and payable in advance. Please pay the team manager/parent rep on the first Saturday morning of the month.

Dress Code
Official practice costume:
Black skating pants and with Black JB T-shirt, JB sweatshirt/tracksuit. Girls hair to be kept out of the way in a bun with a hairnet.

Coaches Team Manager
Barbie Hawkes (Head Coach) Chanelle Zaayman
(cell) 083 354 6108
Team for 2019/2020 Season
Aakifah Lewis Emily McChlery Rendani Khangala
Amalia Alexander Smit Felicity Chase Rui Akiba
Amber van der Byl Jade Jarvis Sarah Ray
Amri Zaayman Jenna Everett Saskia van der Byl
Ann Kearney Kate Sinclair-Smith Skyler Cox
Caylie-Jade du Plessis Kihara Zaayman Talia Kennedy
Ciana-Leigh Hendricks Logan Mento Tamarah Serfontein
Dimitri Rodakis Logan Stevens Zarah Bester
Ella Hawkes Maria Navarro Brito

Video of the team’s WP 2015 Routine

The team’s routine at GIP 2014