Sep 29-Oct 4, 2009 — Dr. Tortland traveled as the Team Physician with the U.S. Figure Skating Team to Dresden, Germany for an international Junior Grand Prix event. The JGP series features each country’s top 13-20 year old skaters. In Germany the U.S. took Gold & Silver in Ladies, and Bronze in both Pairs and Ice Dance. Dr. Tortland is the only U.S. Figure Skating Team physician in Connecticut, and one of only 2 in New England.
Dr. Tortland with some members of Team USA
Dr. Tortland with Ice Dance Bronze winners, Piper Gilles & Zach Taylor
Dr. Tortland with Gold & Silver medalists,Kiri Baga & Angela Maxwell