Results from the 5th Annual Ice Vault Basic Skills Competition


            Jennifer Allan – Basic 6 Elements

            Jordan Bernstein – Freeskate 1 Compulsories

            Farrah Way – Preliminary Compulsories

            Katie Kreutz – Preliminary Test Track

            Veronica Fuhrmann – Pre Preliminary Test Track


            Jordan Schneider – Artistic/Showcase – FS 1-6/Ltd Beg/Beg/Adult

            Jennifer Allan – Basic 6 Program (Group A)

            Rachel Schneider – Pre Preliminary Test Track


            Jordan Bernstein – Freeskate 1 Program (Group B)

            Jordan Schneider – Freeskate – Beginner Test Track


            5TH Place – Farrah Way – Preliminary Freestyle

            5th Place – Jullian Falletta – No Test Freestyle (Group A)

Test Results – April 2012

Megan Belgrave – Tenfox

Ava Sloboda -HickoryHoedown,WillowWaltz,

Tenfox (Completes Bronze DanceTest)

Bianca Plantamura – Kilian

Nikolina Pakhomova – Junior Free Dance

Amanda Palomba – Pre Preliminary MIF

Veronica Fuhrmann – PPM/PPF

Danielle Chmielowiec – Pre Preliminary MIF

Allison Bottoni – Pre Preliminary MIF

Riley Marmon – Pre Preliminary Freestyle/Preliminary MIF

Michelle Cella – Pre Preliminary Freestyle/Preliminary MIF

Anabelle Bunis – Preliminary MIF

Olivia Cella – Preliminary MIF

Michelle Mastropasqua – Preliminary MIF

Shea Ross – Preliminary Freestyle

Emilie Rodolfo – Preliminary Freestyle

Karen Humphries – Adult Bronze Freestyle

Madison Roberts – Pre Juvenile MIF

Rachel Sullivan – Pre Juvenile Freestyle

Nikolett Albrechtovics – Pre Juvenile Freestyle

Lindsay Jameson – Pre Juvenile Freestyle

Brooke Tufts – Juvenile MIF

Jennifer Levy – Intermediate MIF

Sheriden Figueroa – Intermediate MIF

Olivia Kozlevcar – Intermediate MIF

Jacqueline Frey – Intermediate MIF/Pre Juvenile Freestyle

Alexandra Zimmermann – Novice MIF

Ayano Endo – Junior MIF

Phoebe Silos – Junior Freestyle

Schiochee Liang – Senior Freestyle

Valentina Rudchenko –WestminsterWaltz – Completes Gold Dance

2012 United States Adult Nationals

12 United States National Medals!

Our 2012 US Adult National Champions:

Pamela Federbusch: Masters Ladies Dramatic III, Masters Ladies Light Entertainment III, Masters Senior Ladies III Free Skate

Tara Cioppa and Stephen Trzaska (Washington FSC): Adult Pairs

Tara Cioppa:  Gold Ladies Light Entertainment III

Kyoko Hikita: Silver Ladies Light Entertainment III

Silver Medals:

Tom Kohl and Norie Kashimura: Bronze Pairs

Rick Breitweiser: Gold Men Dramatic IV, Gold Men Light Entertainment IV

Bronze Medals:

Norie Kashimura: Bronze Ladies III

Rick Breitweiser: Gold Men IV

Pewter Medal:

Tara Cioppa and Stephen Trzaska (Washington FSC): Championship Pairs

Other Placements:

Tom Kohl: 5th place in Bronze Men IV, Bronze Men Light Entertainment III

Tim David: 5th place in Silver Men II

Tara Cioppa: 8th place in Gold Ladies III

Kyoko Hikita: 12th place in Silver Ladies III

Results from the Southern Connecticut Open


          Dalia Rivkin – Novice Freestyle

          Anastasiya Kononenko – Senior Short/Senior Long


          Sheriden Figueroa – Pre Preliminary Freestyle

          Alexandra Zimmermann – Intermediate Freestyle


          Taylor Ricca – Pre Juvenile Freestyle


          4th Place – Olivia Kozlevcar – Juvenile Freestyle

          4th Place – Dalia Rivkin – Junior Freestyle

          5th Place – Elisabeth O’Neill – Novice Freestyle

          5th Place – Olivia Kozlevcar – Juvenile Freestyle (final)

          8th Place – Elizabeth Quinn – Juvenile Freestyle

Results from the Garren Invitational


          Riley Marmon – Pre Preliminary (TT) Freestyle

          Emilie Rodolfo – Pre Preliminary Freestyle/Pre Preliminary Artistic

          Ava Sloboda – Juvenile Freestyle/Pre Bronze Solo Dance

          Megan Belgrave – Intermediate Freestyle


          Julia Hagan – Beginner (TT) Freestyle/No Test Compulsories

          Megan Belgrave – Intermediate Short/Pre Bronze Solo Dance

          Emilie Rodolfo – Preliminary Compulsories


          Ava Sloboda – Intermediate Short

          Shea Ross – Pre Preliminary Freestyle

          Riley Marmon – Pre Preliminary Compulsories


          Victoria Garrett – Juvenile Freestyle

Results from the 2012 Empire States Games


          Ava Sloboda – Pre Bronze Solo Dance


          Megan Belgrave – Pre Bronze Solo Dance

          Bianca Plantamura – Pre Gold Solo Dance

          Ava Sloboda – Juvenile Freestyle


          Shea Ross – Pre Preliminary Freestyle


          4TH Place – Emilie Rodolfo – Pre Preliminary Freestyle

          4th Place – Riley Marmon – Pre Preliminary (TT) Freestyle

          5th Place – Megan Belgrave – Intermediate Freestyle

          7th Place – Olivia Awe – Intermediate Long

          9th Place – Olivia Awe – Intermediate Short

US Adult Nationals: 6 Gold Medals, 3 Silver Medals, 2 Bronze Medals and 1 Pewter Medal

Norie Kashimura, second from right.
Day 1: Norie Kashimura got things started out right for North Jersey earning Bronze in Bronze Ladies III. Later, Pam Federbusch won Gold in Master’s Ladies Dramatic III with an inspirational  skate to “Ave Maria”.  Kyoko Hikita made it to the final round of Silver Ladies III by placing 3rd in her qualifying group.  Tom Kohl placed 5th in Bronze Men IV,  Tim David placed 5th in Silver Men II and Tara Cioppa placed 8th in Gold Ladies II.
Day 2: Rick Breitweiser earned Bronze in Gold Men IV/V. Rick said “..the crowd was so behind all of us, it was terrific, and the roar after my second axel was a great moment.”
Day 3:  With great lifts and death spirals, Tara Cioppa and partner Stephen Trzaska (Washington FSC) win Gold in Adult Gold Pairs.  Kyoko Hikita finished 12th in the finals of Ladies Silver III and later in the evening took Gold in Ladies Silver Interpretative III light entertainment.  Tom Kohl and Norie Kashimura took Silver in Bronze Pairs.  Pam Federbusch won her second Gold medal in Master’s Senior Ladies III by starting her program off with a clean double lutz.  Rick Breitweiser took Silver in Men’s Interpretative IV Dramatic at 10:45 pm, ending a long successful day for North Jersey FSC!
Day 4: Tara Cioppa and Stephen Trzaska (Washington FSC) earned the Pewter medal in Championship Pairs.  Later, Tara won Gold in Gold Women Interpretative II light entertainment.  Rick Breitweiser won his second Silver medal of the Championships in Gold Men Interpretative I, III, IV light entertainment.   Pam Federbusch won her third National Championship Gold Medal with a flawless skate in Masters Ladies Interpretative III light entertainment.

Results from the 2012 Morris Open



            Katrina Wang – Intermediate Short

            Anastasiya Kononenko – Senior Short,Senior Long

            Ava Sloboda – Juvenile Freestyle

            Tara Cioppa – Adult Gold Masters Ladies Freestyle


            Emma Jang – Juvenile Freestyle

            Megan Belgrave – Intermediate Long


          Alexa Nazarko – Juvenile Freestyle


            7TH Place – Megan Belgrave – Intermediate Short

            8th Place – Gabrielle Patracuolla – Juvenile Freestyle

            9th Place – Esther Pesochin – Juvenile Freestyle

            9th Place – Alexa Nazarko – Intermediate Short

            10th Place – Anna Farro – Juvenile Freestyle

            11th Place – Victoria Garrett – Juvenile Freestyle

            11th Place – Nicole Alonso – Juvenile Freestyle

            12th Place – Katrina Wang – Intermediate Long

            15th Place – Ava Sloboda – Intermediate Short

            17 Place – Emma Jang – Intermediate Short




Norie Kashimura – Adult Bronze Freestyle

Thomas Kohl – Adult Bronze Freestyle

Kyoko Hikita – Adult Silver Freestyle

Julie Neerhout – Bronze Solo Pattern Dance

Ashley Mooney – Basic Skills, Freeskate 3

Taylor Ricca – Pre Juvenile Freestyle (qualifying round)

Emilie Rose Rodolfo – Pre Preliminary Freestyle

Amanda Kalluf – Pre Preliminary (Test Track) Freestyle


            Esther Pesochin – Juvenile Showcase

            Elliot Jang – Preliminary Freestyle


          Taylor Ricca – Pre Juvenile Freestyle (championship round)

            Riley Marmon  – Pre Preliminary (Test Track) Freestyle


          6th Place – Jillian Falletta – No Test Freestyle

            6th Place – Cassidy Herko – Pre Preliminary Freestyle

8th Place – Shea Ross – Pre Preliminary Freestyle

2011-2012 Award Party


2011-2012 Awards Party

2011-2012 Awards Party

Our annual award party will be held on Sunday, July 15, 2012 12 noon – 4 pm at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 79 Pascack Road, Washington Township (Bergen), NJ 07676.  see for directions.

Click North Jersey Figure Skating Club Party to download the informational brochure!

Results from the 3rd Annual Skylands Ice World Basic Skills Competition


            Julia Hagen – Beginner (TT) freestyle

            Tessa Lytle – No Test Compulsories/No Test Freestyle

            Emily Sorkin – Freeskate 1

            Emilee Rose Rodolfo – Pre Preliminary Freestyle

            Veronica Fuhrmann – Pre Preliminary (TT) Freestyle


            Julia Hagen – Snowplow Sam Freeskate

            Riley Marmon – No Test Compulsories/Pre Preliminary (TT) freestyle

            Kaitlyn Bottoni – Basic 3 freeskate

            Rebecca Sorkin – Basic 3 freeskate

            Riley Block – No Test Freestyle

            Allison Springler – No Test Freestyle

            Katie Kreutz – Preliminary Freestyle

            Allison Bottoni – Beginner (TT) freestyle

            Madison Roberts – Pre Preliminary freestyle


            Jillian Falletta – No Test Compulsories

            Elizabeth Bottoni – Beginner (TT) freestyle


            Jillian Felletta – No Test freestyle

            Shea Ross – No Test freestyle