Erin Ovens-Scalzitti

USA Roller Sports

Erin Ovens Scalziti

Erin is a five time World Team member. Earning a World Silver medal during the 2005 World Championships in Rome in Junior World Class Team Dance, Erin once again earned a World Silver medal during the 2010 World Championships in Portimao, Portugal in the Senior World Class Women’s Solo Dance event!! Erin has been involved in skating for most of her life and continues to “give back” to the sport not only by thrilling us with her performances, but also by educating and motivating her students!! USA Roller Sports wishes Erin much success!!!

Team USA Years: 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

Birthplace: Phoenix, AZ
Home town: Phoenix
Current Residence: Phoenix, AZ

Education:
High School Attended:Cactus High School   
Year of Graduation:2005
Location of High School:Glendale, AZ
Sports you competed in while in High School:Skating, Softball and Basketball

College Attended:Glendale Community College

Current Skating Club: Arizona Skate Champs Phoenix, AZ

Coaches Name: Susan Ovens

Began Skating:1994

Number of years you have been competing:15

Number of years involved in skating:17

How did you become interested in skating? My mom used to skate and she asked me one day if I wanted to try and skate

Who is your favorite skater and why? My mother, Jane Wojarowsky, Kyle Turley and Heather Meanard.

Favorite Food:Mexican food

Favorite Movie:Blow

Most prized possession:my personality

Pets:3 Kitties

Most thrilling experience: going to Europe for the first time

Most embarrassing experience:getting depants in a restaurant

Future goals you hope to obtain as a skater: Place at the world Championships in Senior Dance

Team USA Sport Accomplishments:3rd Place in JWC Dance at 2005 World Championships Rome, Italy and 5th place in WC Dance at 2007 World Championships Goldcoast, Australia

Other sports you participate in:Softball, Basketball, Soccer and Volleyball

Who is the person you most admire/greatest influence in your life and why:My parents... they have done everything to help me achieve my dreams

List your hobbies:sewing

What music do you listen to during training or competition?: Country, Rock and Dance music of course.

What makes you a unique and special person: How far I will go to help out a friend

If you could pick one word to describe you, what would it be: light hearted

Family Information:
Father's Name: Terry Ovens
Mother's Name: Susan Ovens
Mother's Occupation: Skating coach
Sister's: Paige and Taylor Ovens
Spouse's : Nicholas Scalzitti