- Why join the Philly Spirit Synchronized Skating Team?
Our team consists of people who have the common interests of: a love of skating, the desire to compete, making new friends, traveling to new places, and having fun!
- What is the time commitment?
You must be available for our weekly practices on Sundays, 6:30-9:30PM from Sept mid-June, switching to a week night, mid June-July. Extra practices might be added prior to competitions. You need to attend competitions and exhibitions (usually 2-3 "away" competitions) on weekends, but could involve a weekday or two.
-How strong of a skater do I need to be?
You should have or be working toward Juvenile or Adult Bronze MIF, Pre-Silver dance, Adult Bronze freestyle, or equivalent.
-How much does it cost?
You must be a minimum of a "Team only membership" of the PSCHS, pay team dues, purchase a costume/accessories, and team gear, and are responsible for transportation/food/lodging for competitions. Contact us for specific costs.
-If I belong to another club, can I still join the team?
Yes! We have a specific "Team Only" membership for skaters who have another club or no club affiliation.
-I want to join, what do I do?
Contact us about coming to a practice to get approval.
-I don't meet certain requirements (skills, age, schedule), but still want to be involved, what can I do?
There are non-competitor options, contact us for details
-Are there special payment/financial plans avaialable to help with the cost?
We will help make financial arrangements, if at all possible.