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    Schedule

    The Steel City Blades practice at the RMU Island Sports Center on late Sunday afternoons & Tuesday afternoons, from September 2017 – March 2018. (Tuesday practices will begin in October).

    During the summer months - a Team "Boot Camp" will be held in August for Teams to choreograph their competition programs for the season. A detailed schedule will be distributed during SCB workshops & tryouts.

    2017 Summer Synchro Skills
    These summer synchro sessions are essential for team skill development.  Skaters are required to attend at least three of these sessions but encouraged to attend all summer synchro sessions to develop team skills with their teammates for the 2017-18 synchro season!

    Summer Synchro Sessions
    12-Jun Monday 5:00 PM 6:30 PM OLYMPIC Summer Synchro Skills
    19-Jun Monday 5:00 PM 6:30 PM OLYMPIC Summer Synchro Skills
    26-Jun Monday 5:00 PM 6:30 PM OLYMPIC Summer Syncrho Skills
    7-Jul Friday 5:00 PM 7:00 PM OLYMPIC Summer Synchro Skills
    14-Jul Friday 5:00 PM 7:00 PM OLYMPIC Summer Synchro Skills
    21-Jul Friday 5:00 PM 7:00 PM OLYMPIC Summer Synchro Skills
    25-Jul Tuesday 5:00 PM 6:30 PM OLYMPIC Summer Synchro Skills

    2017 Boot Camp
    August 4 - 10, 2017
    Details for specific team practice times available after tryouts.
    4-Aug Friday 4:00 PM 6:50 PM OLYMPIC BOOT CAMP
    5-Aug Saturday 1:00 PM 8:50 PM 84 LUMBER  BOOT CAMP
    6-Aug Sunday 10:00 AM 5:50 PM OLYMPIC BOOT CAMP
    7-Aug Monday 3:00 PM 8:50 PM 84 LUMBER  BOOT CAMP
    8-Aug Tuesday 4:00 PM 7:50 PM OLYMPIC BOOT CAMP
    9-Aug Wednesday 4:00 PM 6:50 PM OLYMPIC BOOT CAMP
    10-Aug Thursday 4:00 PM 7:50 PM OLYMPIC BOOT CAMP


    2017-18 Regular Season Team Schedule
    September - March
    Sundays

    Beginner Team:
    3:30 - 4:00 PM ~ HTC ~ Off-Ice
    4:15 - 5:15 PM ~ Olympic Arena ~ On-Ice

    Pre-Juvenile Team:
    4:00 - 5:00 PM ~ Off-Ice Practice
    5:15 - 7:00 PM ~ On- Ice Practice

    Open Juvenile Team:
    4:15 - 5:15 PM ~ Off-Ice Practice
    5:30 - 7:20 PM ~ On- Ice Practice

    Tuesdays
    Pre-Juvenile Team:
    4:30 - 5:40 PM - On-Ice
    5:50 - 6:20 PM - Off-Ice

    Open Juvenile Team:
    5:40 - 6:50 PM - On-Ice 
    7:00 - 7:30 PM - Off-Ice

    No Beginner Practice on Tuesdays

    Exhibitions and Competitions

    The Steel City Blades Teams attend 5 - 6 competitions during the synchronized skating season. The Team skaters & their families travel to competitions in PA, Ohio, Washington, D.C., Massachusetts & New York. 

    The SCB Team also participate in the RMU ISC Holiday Skating Show, Shamrock Skate and various exhibitions during the synchronized skating season to help them prepare for their competition events.

    Team Web Site: www.steelcityblades.org


    Please contact Skating Director, Beth Sutton for additional questions.
    412.397.4469 or sutton@rmu.edu