Team Sun Things
The Sun Things Synchronized Team is a 16 member ice skating team who have won the South African National Championships title since 1993 and in doing so, earned the privilege of competing for South Africa overseas on numerous occasions. The team competed at various international competitions since 1994 PLUS as the South African Champions they represented Africa at the Inaugural World Championships in Minneapolis, USA 5 - 8 April 2000!!!! And also at the World Championships in Helsinki, Finland 5 - 8 April 2001, plus World Championships in Ottawa, Canada 3 - 5 April 2003, plus World Championships in Zagreb, Croatia 1 - 4 April 2004 and at World Championships in Colorado Springs, USA April 2010!!!! NOW they are on their way to the World Championships in Boston, USA 4 - 6 April 2013 :-)
Cape Town can be considered home to synchronized skating in South Africa. Other teams hosted at The Ice Station are a Junior team (Team Rainbow), Novice team (Team Silhouette) and then a development introductory team from the Junior Blades Club and another from the Black Panthers Club. In 2013 our National level teams have all been selected to compete internationally. So the Seniors are going to Senior SYS Worlds in USA, the Juniors are going to Junior SYS Worlds in Finland and the Novices are going to Trophy D'Ecosse in Scotland.