Meet the Manager: Shayne Medeiros – Raynham IcePlex

Our June issue of Meet the Manager features South Coast native Shayne Medeiros. Shayne learned the tricks of the trade at the Driscoll Arena in Fall River and now manages the Raynham Iceplex. Learn more about this fan of sushi and golf here: 1.     Manager’s full name:  Shayne Tomas Medeiros 2.     FMC arena:  Raynham IcePlex 3.    …read more →

FMC Skaters Shine Bigger and Brighter

The annual ISI District 1 Championship competition is the biggest ISI figure skating competition in the New England area inviting skaters from Maine, Vermont, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut and Rhode Island. Skaters earn Champion status by winning first place in Freestyle events and are awarded with trophies in addition to gold medals. Skaters also compete in a variety of additional…read more →

Adult Hockey is Taking Off Around the State

At FMC locations all around the state it isn’t uncommon to see a line winding through the lobby as adult skaters look to check in for FMC’s Adult Instructional and Organized Pick-Up program. These popular programs aim to introduce new adult skaters to the sport while also helping established hockey players further their skating and hockey skills. The Adult Instructional program…read more →

Players Needed for Hockey Fundraiser

Help FMC Ice Sports Support the You Can Play Project The You Can Play Project is hosting an event Sunday, June 1 at the Ristuccia Arena in Wilmington, MA, with games at 4pm and 6pm. An Italian dinner, beer and a raffle will be provided following the games. Assistant Coach at Princeton University and former BC player Lee-j Mirasolo will…read more →

Walk-On Sessions Available for Spring II & Summer Hockey Programs

Can’t Commit? Try these Hockey Programs as a walk-on! Now that the Spring season is upon us and the end of the school year is in sight, vacations are being planned and outdoor activities are in full swing.  Schedules are filling up, but FMC Ice Sports will still be offering many hockey programs this spring and summer.  A unique aspect…read more →

G.O.A.L! Clinics Recap (4/24 & 5/1)

FMC Ice Sports and the Boston Bruins Youth Hockey Development Team joined forces to offer their highly popular G.O.A.L.! Clinics in Taunton and West Roxbury recently. G.O.A.L.!, which stands for Get Out And Learn, was developed as a way to introduce children to the many positive aspects of skating and hockey. The clinics were well attended and equally as well…read more →

FMC Skaters Shine in Spring Skating Shows

FMC skaters are heating up all over Massachusetts… FMC skaters from the Collins/Moylan Arena in Greenfield recently competed at the 2014 U.S. Adult Figure Skating Championships, held April 8-12th in Hyannis, Massachusetts. Nancie Schwartz-Angell took home a 4th place pewter medal in Bronze Dramatic Skate and finished 6th in Bronze Light Entertainment. Dee McWilliams earned the bronze with her 3rd…read more →

Around the Rinks: Arena Happenings

YoKids Boston Bruins Summer Camps The Boston Bruins and Pro Ambitions Hockey, Inc. have partnered to host several YoKids Boston Bruins Summer Camps at FMC Ice Sports’ locations: Armstrong Arena in Plymouth, Pirelli Veterans Arena in Franklin and the Jim Roche Community Arena in West Roxbury. Presented by Stonyfield, the camps will provide youth hockey players with the skills and…read more →

Meet the Manager: Bruce Bertoni – Pirelli Veterans Arena, Franklin

The May edition of “Meet the Manager” highlights one of FMC’s original arena managers, Bruce Bertoni of the Pirelli Veterans Arena in Franklin. Learn more about Bruce and his investment in the ice sports industry here: 1.     Manager’s full name: Bruce J. Bertoni 2.     FMC arena: Pirelli Veterans Arena – Franklin 3.     Hometown: Franklin, MA 4.     What other FMC arenas…read more →

FMC Ice Sports Spring Skating Show Recap

The sun is out, the birds are chirping, the flowers are blooming, and FMC Ice Sports’ skaters are shining! On March 21-23, the Western Mass Figure Skating Club and FMC Springfield sent four local skaters to represent the Commonwealth in the 2014 Bay State Games, hosted at Williams College, in Western Massachusetts’ Berkshire County. Katherine Li, of Longmeadow, skated a beautiful artistic…read more →