Musketeers (synchronized skating team)

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Musketeers
Team information
Country represented  Finland
Formed 1996
Home town Helsinki, Finland
Coach Anu Oksanen
Skating club Helsingin Luistelijat
Level Junior
World standing 1 (As of 7 March 2014)[1]
Season's bests 4 (2013–14)
1 (2012–13)
ISU team best scores
Combined total 183.20
2013 Junior Worlds
Short program 68.52
2009 Junior World Challenge Cup
Free skate 121.63
2013 Junior Worlds

Musketeers are a junior-level synchronized skating team representing the figure skating club Helsingin Luistelijat, based in Helsinki, Finland.[2]

Helsingin Luistelijat also fields Marigold IceUnity at the senior level, Starlights at the novice level, Sunlights at the Juvenile level and Creme De Ments at the adult level.[3]

Musketeers are the reigning World Junior Champions.[4][5] In addition to the 2013 Championship, they have won the Junior World Junior Challenge Cup four times from 2006–2009, the silver medal two times and the bronze medal four times.

The team's motto is “One for all and all for one”.

Competitive results[edit]

National
Event 2000–01 2001–02 2002–03 2003–04 2004–05 2005–06 2006–07 2007–08 2008–09 2009–10 2010–11 2011–12 2012–13
Finnish Championships 2nd 3rd 1st 1st 1st 1st 3rd 2nd 1st 3rd 2nd 1st 1st
[6] [6] [6] [6] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12] [13] [14]
International
Event 2000–01 2001–02 2002–03 2003–04 2004–05 2005–06 2006–07 2007–08 2008–09 2009–10 2010–11 2011–12 2012–13
World Junior Championships
(2000–2012: Junior World Challenge Cup)
1st
Source [4][5]
Cup of Berlin 5th
Source [15]
Finlandia Cup 2nd 1st 2nd 2nd
Source [16]
French Cup 2nd 1st 1st
Source [17] [17] [18]
Prague Cup 1st 1st
Source [19] [19]
Spring Cup 3rd 2nd
Source [20] [20]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ISU World Standings for Synchronized Skating". International Skating Union. 2014-03-07. Retrieved 2014-03-18. 
  2. ^ http://www.musketeers.fi/english/index.html
  3. ^ http://www.helsinginluistelijat.fi/synchro/
  4. ^ a b "Suomalaiset juhlivat kaksoisvoittoa MM-kotikisoissa" (in Finnish). Finnish Figure Skating Association. 2013-03-09. Retrieved 2013-04-13. 
  5. ^ a b "Junior Synchronized Skating". International Skating Union. 2013-03-09. Retrieved 2013-04-13. 
  6. ^ a b c d e "Muodostelmaluistelu Suomessa". Espoon Jäätaiturit. Retrieved 2013-04-10. 
  7. ^ "Marigold IceUnity ja Musketeers Suomen mestari" (in Finnish). Finnish Figure Skating Association. 2006-02-27. Retrieved 2013-03-06. 
  8. ^ "Marigold IceUnitylle Suomen ennätys" (in Finnish). Finnish Figure Skating Association. 2007-03-05. Retrieved 2013-03-06. 
  9. ^ "Muodostelmaluistelun SM-kilpailut 22.-24.2.2008" (in Finnish). Finnish Figure Skating Association. 2008-02-24. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  10. ^ "SM-kilpailut Seniorit ja Juniorit 6.-7.3.2009" (in Finnish). Finnish Figure Skating Association. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  11. ^ "Muodostelmaluistelu SM 26.-28.2.2010" (in Finnish). Finnish Figure Skating Association. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  12. ^ "ML SM-KILPAILUT 4.-6.3.2011" (in Finnish). Finnish Figure Skating Association. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  13. ^ "ML SM-kilpailut 24.-26.2.2012" (in Finnish). Finnish Figure Skating Association. 2012-02-26. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  14. ^ "SM-kilpailut 23.-24.2.2013" (in Finnish). Finnish Figure Skating Association. 2013-02-24. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  15. ^ "Cup of Berlin 2008". Deutsche Eislauf-Union. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  16. ^ "Senior Teams". Tino Eberl. Retrieved 2013-05-07. 
  17. ^ a b "Prize list". Fédération française des sports de glace. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  18. ^ "FRENCH CUP 2013". Fédération française des sports de glace. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  19. ^ a b "History". Czech Figure Skating Association. Retrieved 2013-03-06. 
  20. ^ a b "Spring Cup Results 2012-1995". Federazione Italiana Sport del Ghiaccio. Retrieved 2013-03-06.