The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating series will begin on October 18, 2019. It is comprised of six international events plus the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final, which will be held on December 5 – 8, 2019 in Torino (ITA). Listed in the document on the right are the media accreditation contacts, deadlines and instructions for each ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating event.
The Challenger Series in Figure Skating is comprised of ten international events. Each Event is organized and managed by the relevant Local Organizing Committee. In order to apply for media accreditation please contact the relevant person as per the attached document.
Media are informed that media accreditations for ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating Events are open.
In view of the legacy of the upcoming Olympic Winter Games in Beijing in 2022, the ISU has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with China Winter Sports Administrative Centre (CWSAC) regarding the establishment of an ISU Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Beijing.
Additional Questions & Answers #2 for Officials 2019/20 Ice Dance have been published.
The Ice Dance Technical Committee updated the Structure for Judges Meetings for Ice Dance. The Guideline for conducting the Initial Judges Meeting, Pre-Event Meeting and Round Table Discussion should be followed by Ice Dance Referees.
Additional Questions & Answers #1 for Officials 2019/20 Ice Dance have been published.
A History of the International Skating Union – Seasons 1991/92 through 201/15 was published back in 2016 on the occasion of the 2016 ISU Congress. As of today the book is also available on Amazon in a digital format and on this occasion the original “coffee table” size book is available in the ISU Shop with a 20% discount.
The Ice Dance Technical Committee has adapted the educational DVD from 2013 for the Pattern Dance, Finnstep, to produce an updated video showing the Key Point requirements for the Pattern Dance Element, Finnstep, valid for season 2019-20.
To assist Coaches, Ice Dance Couples and Officials to learn the new Pattern Dance, the Tea-Time Foxtrot, we are pleased to announce that selected videos from the Seminar held in Detroit are now available on the ISU Development Youtube Channel.