FAQ's

- 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.