Class of 2015: Athletes
The 2009 NEXXICE synchronized skating team has a habit of making history.
That year, NEXXICE, based in Burlington, Ont., became the first Canadian team to claim gold at the ISU World Synchronized Skating Championships, defeating Finland’s Team Unique and Sweden’s Team Surprise in Zagreb, Croatia.
Seven years after that memorable triumph, the 2009 NEXXICE senior team makes history again as the first synchronized team inducted into the Skate Canada Hall of Fame.
Entering the Skate Canada Hall of Fame are team members Jennifer Beauchamp (captain), Carla Coveart, Amy Cebulak, Tiffany Elliot, Ashley Greenhalgh, Morgan Harper, Cara Horan, Julia Horan, Taylor Kemp, Kristen Loritz, Nichole Manahan, Taryn Milne, Cara Moir, Sheri Moir, Michele Moore, Emily Penrose, Allison Proudfoot, Madeleine Wendland, Danyel Wright-Dykstra and Lauren Zbucki.
Also being inducted are coaches Shelley Simonton Barnett and Anne Schelter along with team managers Debbie Beauchamp, Frances McLellan and Kathy Psutka.