(January 2, 2009) – In the January 2009 issue of Reader’s Digest magazine the article Growing Up Skating, spanning over 7 pages is a great read to start the year with! The article features behind the scenes looks at several members of the National Team along with a short Q and A with Jeffrey Buttle. So if you’re curious about the childhoods of Scott Moir, Shawn Sawyer, Jessica Dube and Craig Buntin, you might want to pick up this issue.
In just 13 days, the 2009 BMO Canadian Figure Skating Championships, January 14 - 18 in Saskatoon, Sask. will showcase the talent and hard work of these fine skaters and their fellow Canadians. This will be the second last Canadians event before the 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver as well as these performances determining who will represent Canada at the next ISU World Figure Skating Championships and ISU Four Continents Championships!
Skate Canada is proud to have Readers Digest as a new sponsor and as a long-time supporter of the sport of Skating. Having truly Canadian partners only enhances the strength of our sport and continues the proud tradition of celebrating our success on and off the ice.