Search

Lee Valley skating team crowned national champions

PUBLISHED: 12:00 06 July 2017

Lee Valley team receiving medals from Monica Bluth, referee for the event and Alan Seabrook, General Manager at Vibrant Partnerships who presented the trophy.

Lee Valley team receiving medals from Monica Bluth, referee for the event and Alan Seabrook, General Manager at Vibrant Partnerships who presented the trophy.

Archant

Lee Valley ice skaters were crowned champions in a national skating competition at Lee Valley Ice Centre this weekend.

The Lee Valley Skating Club beat off competition from more than 400 participants from all over the UK toland the top spot for the first-time in their 23 years of taking part in the contest.

The annual inter-club competition included free skating, dance and synchro, attracted judges and officials from all over the UK, as well as some from Europe, ended with a big ‘show stopper’ finale, hosting up to 30 skaters from the same club.

The skaters entered into various categories to collect points in a bid to be winners of the challenge.

Alan Seabrook, general manager, said: “Lee Valley did brilliantly and we are all proud of the fact that at last, after 23 years, they have come out champions.

“All the skaters in the team have worked really hard to get to pole position in this prestigious event.”

Latest East London Sports News

Missed chances cost West Ham dear as David Moues’ reign starts with a loss

Yesterday, 10:20

Clapton twice threw away a lead to fall to a 3-2 defeat against FC Romania at Theobalds Lane.

Yesterday, 09:48

England’s women were edged out by a solitary in their second match at the Hockey World League Final in New Zealand.

Yesterday, 08:50

London Raiders saw their three-match winning streak come to an end with a narrow loss at the Link Centre.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Embleton full of praise for Sam Sargeant and explains how he will stay in charge for as long as the club needs

Saturday, November 18, 2017

National League: Leyton Orient 1 Dover Athletic 1

Saturday, November 18, 2017

London Lions kept their cool to overcome a battling Bristol Flyers to claim a hard-fought road victory.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

What type of team and formation will Ross Embleton and Dean Brill pick this afternoon?

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read sport

Show Job Lists

Competitions

Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.

Who wouldn’t love the chance to go on a shopping spree. Imagine being able to walk into a shop and choose whatever your heart desires without having to worry about how much it costs.

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Docklands and East London Advertiser
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now