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My Beautiful Afternoon with Ice Dance International

I just had the wonderful treat of observing the choreographic process for a new piece being created by the beautiful skating company Ice Dance International!  Artistic Director, Doug Webster, Executive Advisor and former NYC Ballet star Edward Villella and Canadian Skating Champion Linda Villella came to the Codey Arena on Friday to work on a new piece inspired by a George

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Great Rate at Budapest Hotel for Campers!

We have just secured a great rate at the Lion’s Garden Hotel for our July 27th-July 31st Cool Workout Adult Camp!  All campers staying at the hotel will pay a special rate of 60 euros per night, including breakfast.  Simply go to the website (http://www.lions-garden-hotel-budapest.com/en) and insert the code “jojoscamp” when checking out for the special deal. The Lion’s Garden

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Skating Camp in Hungary coming this summer!

Last March I did a “Cool Workout Skating Camp” in Hungary. It was such a beautiful experience, meeting warm, wonderful people and seeing the sights. We had gorgeous ice and did classes on the floor and a performance for friends and family too! I’m delighted to say we are going back to beautiful Budapest for a skating camp in July

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World Figure Competition

This past August 25-29, Karen Courtland Kelly and her husband, Patrick Kelly produced the inaugural World Figure Championship in Lake Placid at the 1932 Olympic Arena.   The week was a celebration for many purists in skating (myself included) who find tremendous beauty and elegance in these demanding compulsory school figures.  They demand incredible strength, control and determination, yet are

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