The ISU is pleased to announce that the revamped Pure as Ice Anti-Doping eLearning certification course is now available on the ‘Clean Sport and Medical’ section of ISU.ORG.
Bubnik a top lawyer, the first Czechoslovak who studied law at Harvard, a Figure Skater, a Figure Skating referee, an international sports official and arbitrator in doping matters and in 2020 he decided to publish Law and Sport – My Passions, a memoir of his incredible life.
The Singles and Pair Technical Committee have released a presentation that explains the season updates in a simple and easy way and offers examples.
The ISU would like to remind ISU Members and their Referees that the Referees Reappointment Learning Exercises for Figure Skating International and ISU Referees continue to be available on the ISU eLearning Platform. The Exercises are available to be completed at any time throughout the year.
Following nominations made by the ISU Members, the below list of Officials has been approved by the ISU Technical Committees, the ISU Sports Directors and the ISU Council effective as of August 1, 2020.
Entries for ISU Figure Skating and Synchronized Skating Championships 2021 can be found in ISU Communication 2336.
The updated Handbook for Officials – Pattern Dances 2020 has been published.
Single and Pair Skating Levels of Difficulty and Guidelines for marking Grade of Execution, season 2020/21 can be found in ISU Communication 2334.
ISU eLearning presents a series of modules related to Strategic and Mental Capabilities. The physical body is important as an athlete but understanding the mental capabilities of you and your team, as well as putting the best strategies in place, are equally essential for success. Although they have been primarily developed for Speed Skating Branch, the modules will also be of interest to Figure Skaters and Coaches.
The Development Commission invites applications for the 2020 Visiting ISU Coach initiative. Applications should be submitted by June 26, 2020 on the application form in Appendix A.
The ISU invites ISU Members to submit applications to host ISU Championships in all disciplines for the season 2022/23 and for tentative allotments of Speed Skating and Short Track Speed Skating Championships for the seasons 2023/24 and 2024/25.