Maria Valle, 14 years old lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico and has been figure skating for almost 6 years, dedicating herself to being on the ice practicing for 3-5 hours a day, 6 days a week. She has studied privately with Teri Moellenberg.
During these years of being committed studying and practicing, Maria developed her natural grace, athletic skills and garnered several awards. In July of 2017 at the Sun Valley 2017 Summer Championship, she came in 2nd Place in the Intermediate Short Program / Free Skate. In May of 2017 at Santa Fe Skate Fest she won 1st Place in the Intermediate Free Stake / Short Program. In October of 2016 at US Figure skating Regional Championship in Plano, Texas, She came in 6th Place in final round.
Maria’s long-term dream is to go to 2022 Winter Olympics, and for this season 2017-2018, she wants to go to Sectional and National Championships, in addition to the new costumes, boots, and additional classes she will need to take to prepare for this competition.
Skating is an expensive sport and one which requires dedication, skill, and financial support. Maria has the dedication and skill, so we are asking you to become financial sponsors and help us send Maria to the Regional Competition in Fort Collins this October, and Sectional and National Championships. Our goal is to raise $7500. Chuscales & Mina ...