Stars on ice as Chilliwack hosts WinterSkate

A large figure skating competition takes place this weekend at Prospera Centre, with Chilliwack athletes involved.

More than 500 skaters converge on Prospera Centre this weekend for the BC Coast Regional WinterSkate 2014 competition.

Most are from the Lower Mainland.

Some are from Vancouver Island and some are coming from as far away as Whitehorse.

Chilliwack’s own Cheam Skating Club has Tatyana Martz, Cate Ngieng, Kaia Vargas and Ava Hanninen skate Friday afternoon (approximately between noon and 2 p.m.) in the STAR 1 division.

Cheam’s Nicole Krahn, Sophie Horvath,  Della Williamson and Ella Wedel are in the STAR 2 division, skating around 2 to 4 p.m. Friday.

And Madison Metcalfe and Sofia Ngieng compete Sunday in the STAR 5 division.

Admission is free for the public.