April 13, 2019 6:23 pm

Kahnawake Figure Skating Club celebrates 25th anniversary

The Kahnawake Figure Skating Club prepares the Kahnawake Sports Complex ahead of its 25th anniversary celebrations. Saturday April 13, 2019.

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The Kahnawake Figure Skating Club is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a showcase at the Kahnawake Sports Complex.

On Sunday, members of the program and coaches will put on a special performance to the tune of 25 songs, including Jail House Rock, Eye of the Tiger and New York, New York, among others.

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Figure skating duo Carolane Soucisse and Shane Firus will make a special appearance.

Local parents started the club in 1994. Since then, the club has put together 25 annual shows.

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“The girls worked really hard for this day,” said the club’s president Phyllis Fazio-Mayo. “I know they’re working hard and it’s nice to be able to say ‘we made it.'”

Fazio-Mayo says the club grows bigger each year and she hopes the trend continues.

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