Skaters will be provided with the unique opportunity to learn from world renowned coaches and choreographers Anne Schelter, Saga Krantz and Adam Blake as well as train with the 2016 World Bronze Medalists, The Haydenettes – all in the beautiful mountains of Sun Valley.
The Sun Valley Summer Championships offers events from Basic Skills to Senior in Compulsory, Free-Skate, Artistic, Showcase, Improvisation and Group Production. New events this year: Solo track dance and adult competition! More information to follow.
Official practice ice for the non-qualifying events begins Wednesday, July 19. Official events start Thursday, July 20 through Sunday, July 23.
ProSkaters Open Live Competition - Outdoor Rink - Sunday, July 23, 2017; 8:15 pm - 10:00 pm. A Live Theatrical Competition open to skaters 16 and up who are interested in joining ice shows.
ProSkaters Live Auditions - Indoor Rink - Monday, July 24, 2017; 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm. For skaters who are actively searching for a job in the ice show industry or those who will be looking in the near future. Some of the world's biggest casting directors will be in attendance and looking for new talent. You must be age 16 and up to audition.
ProSkaters Workshop - Tuesday, July 24 & 25, 2017; 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm (off-ice); 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm (on ice - Indoor Rink). Open to anyone who wants to learn more about being a show skater. Seasoned Professionals will teach you all the 'tricks of the trade' and get you on your way to becoming a star. Ages 10 and up are welcome to register.
Sarah Kawahara - Palette of Choreography Workshop: July 24, 2017
The Sun Valley Skating Center will be offering Sarah Kawahara's "Palette of Choreography" workshop Monday, July 24 for Preliminary through Senior level skaters. The workshop will be both on-ice and off-ice. Topics will include: Finding Inspiration, Exploring Inspiration, and Owning Your Performance. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the most renowned and well respected choreographers in the skating world. Sarah will also be available for private lessons Tuesday, July 25.
The excitement in town is palpable and the countdown to the Great American Eclipse has begun in earnest. Everyone is buzzing about the solar eclipse that will take place on the morning of August 21 with Sun Valley in the path of totality. The actual eclipse will be brief, but the party is going to go on for days.
Sun Valley recently announced that while much of the action on eclipse day will take place on Bald Mountain, there will be plenty of fun to be had at the Sun Valley Village, as well. Beginning at 9 a.m. on the 21st, grab your space on the lawn of the Sun Valley...