OTTAWA, ON: Two Canadian synchronized skating teams are headed to the 2019 Leon Lurje Trophy in Gothenburg, Sweden from January 25-27. The event is an annual ISU (International Skating Union) sanctioned synchronized skating competition and Canada will be represented by Les Suprêmes senior and junior.
Les Suprêmes senior, from CPA Saint-Leonard, Que., will be the senior team representing Canada. The team finished fifth at the 2018 ISU World Synchronized Skating Championships last season. They are coached by Marilyn Langlois, Pascal Denis and Amelie Brochu.
Les Suprêmes junior, from CPA Saint-Leonard, Que., will be the junior team representing Canada. They are the reigning 2018 Canadian junior champions.. They are coached by Marilyn Langlois, Pascal Denis, Cathy Dalton, Amelie Brochu, Kassandra Patenaude.
Carmen Perron will be the team leader for Les Suprêmes senior and Josie Di Ioia of Saint Leonard, Que., will be the team leader for Les Suprêmes junior. Marion Dyke of Mississauga, Ont.. will be the Canadian official at the event.