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Welcome to Blue Edge Figure Skating Club of Connecticut

Blue Edge FSC of CT, Inc. (formerly Yale Figure Skating Club, Inc.) is a member of United States Figure Skating (U.S. Figure Skating), the national governing body of ice skating in the United States. After running a successful skating program for over 40 years as Yale Figure Skating Club, Inc. at Yale's Ingalls Rink, in 2021, we changed our name to Blue Edge Figure Skating Club of Connecticut, Inc. and moved to a new home rink at M&T Bank Arena, Quinnipiac University York Hill Campus, 305 Sherman Avenue, Hamden, Connecticut 06518. The name Blue Edge acknowledges our past association with Yale’s blue color, expresses our enthusiasm for our home rink in the land of the famous Blue Blazed hiking trails and symbolizes our blue state flag and the blue waters of Long Island Sound along the southern edge of our statePlease explore our website or contact us to find out about our membership options and skating programs. 

For further information, or questions about our Club, visit our Contact Page.

Club Mission

The mission of the Blue Edge FSC of CT is to promote and encourage participation in the sport of figure skating by providing fun and challenging programs for all ages and levels of skaters. We provide opportunities for skill development, competition and performance in support of individual needs and goals. We strive to create a community that shares the life-long love and joy of figure skating.

Club Organization

The Blue Edge Figure Skating Club of Connecticut, Inc. (formerly Yale Figure Skating Club, Inc.) is an independent non-profit organization, sanctioned by United States Figure Skating (USFS). It is tax exempt under sections 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and publicly supported under section 509(a)(2). Contributions are welcome and are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law. Our bylaws are available on the Documents page of this website.

Blue Edge FSC of CT is managed by a Board of Directors elected by adult full members in odd-numbered years at the annual meeting held in June. All members and parents are encouraged to participate in Club activities throughout the year. The Directors for July 2021 through June 2023 are listed below, along with any office held.

Board of Directors 2021-2023

Nancy Brittingham, president

Nancy Harrington, vice president
Merceditas Villaneueva, secretary

Xilin Shen, treasurer

Mary Lee, membership, coaches

John Cain, program director, SkateSafe Compliance Chair

Peter Ellis
Rashu Seth, publicity, website

Sam Edwards

BoD Contact
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