The ISU Congress 2022 in Phuket approved a Technical Rule change to move to a starting procedure with zero (0) False Starts upon positive evaluation after a testing period to be performed at ISU Events during season 2022-2023.
As one of the international sports organizations winning the 2022 IOC Carbon Action Awards, the International Skating Union (ISU) pursues its efforts to measure and reduce carbon footprint across its activities. The latest initiative took place during the 58th Ordinary ISU Congress in Phuket (THA) (June 6-10, 2022), which was organized by the Figure and Speed Skating Association of Thailand (FSAT) and certified as a Carbon Neutral Event (Green Event concept).
Following changes adopted by the 2022 ISU Congress regarding Rule 102, paragraph 6, ISU Communication No. 2508 replaces and complements ISU Communication No. 2221 as well as enforces and re-enforces provisions outlined in other ISU Communications.
Find out all details and conditions of the ISU Junior World Cup Speed Skating 2022/23, including International Competitions for "Neo-seniors"3 in ISU Communication 2507.
Following the 58th Ordinary Congress in June 2022, the Short Track Speed Skating Special Regulations & Technical Rules have been updated to reflect the accepted proposals and have been published on the ISU website.
Communication 2503 announces Rules of Procedure for Officials Assessment Commission, evaluation of Judging and assessments for the Figure Skating branch.
ISU Communication 2502 announces the list of Figure Skating and Synchronized Skating Officials for the season 2022-23.
The ISU eLearning Platform has released a new updated version of the course “Program Components for Officials” for all International and ISU Judges and Referees. This video course provides detailed explanations on how to judge Program Components accurately, including the changes applied by the recently voted Figure Skating proposals at the ISU 58th Ordinary Congress (June 6-10, 2022).
It is with deep sorrow and regret that the International Skating Union (ISU) learned of the death of ISU Honorary President, Mr. Ottavio Cinquanta who passed away on July 18 aged 83.
Today (July 12, 2022), the German Federal Constitutional Court (Bundesverfassungsgericht) published a decision upholding the constitutional complaint of Ms. Claudia Pechstein challenging two decisions of the Federal Court of Justice which had been issued in 2016.
This Communication announces the SYS changes accepted by the ISU Congress 2022.