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Figure skaters attend Northland Competition

Four skaters, Alli Meyer, Lauren Kauffman, Ayla Erickson and Amanda Girtz, from the Lakes Figure Skating Club attended the Northland Competition, hosted by the Duluth Figure Skating Club, in Duluth.

The competition was held in the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center; Jan. 30-Feb.1 the skaters competed events in Compulsory, Jumps, Freeskate and Artistic.

Six skaters also participated in the 12th Annual Red River Valley International Figure Skating Classic in Moorhead on Feb. 13-15. The six skaters that competed did an outstanding job; they are Alli Meyer, Lauren Kauffman, Amanda Girtz, Jessica Vasecka, Ayla Erickson, and Sydney Namtvedt.

The girls competed in 20 individual events. These events were Freeskate, Compulsory, Dance and Artistic. The skaters are coached by Chalcee Fingarson and Jessica Veiss of Fargo.

These skaters and the rest of the club will be performing in the Lakes Figures Skating Club 41st Annual Figure Skating Show, "Extra Ordinary Heroes," to be held March 8 at 4 p.m. in the Kent Freeman Arena in Detroit Lakes.