Synchro surprise: A fun addition to Skate Ponoka’s Under the Sea skate presentations was this surprise synchronized skate from the dads. Photo by Cal David

PHOTOS: Skate Ponoka puts on grand display

Skate Ponoka’s annual carnival featured and Under the Sea theme

By Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye

Skate Ponoka’s annual carnival featured and Under the Sea theme


Flags on display: Starting the Skate Ponoka Under the Seas carnival was the singing of O Canada with these skaters displaying the maple leaf and Alberta flags. The solo presentations were held March 1 and the group presentations was March 2. Photos by Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye

Squids on ice: These little squids show off their skate ability for parents.

Lobsters on the move: These lobsters showcase their movement and ability to manoeuvre on the ice.

Con’grad’ulations: The Elementary Synchro Team skates past the board that celebrated the graduation of Tori McNalley from Skate Ponoka’s program.

Special lights: Skate Ponoka’s Jelly Fish brought a delightful display with their clear umbrellas and lights that dazzled attendees.

Bright lights: Geraldine Catalbas spins as the spotlight shines on the ice.

Perfect form: Yanis Tapel performs with a perfect form during one of the solo events.

In the spotlight: Tori McNalley was the Ponoka skater recognized as she is graduating from the program and moving on. This image puts her in the spot light. Photo by Kate McNalley

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