Ida Hellström (FIN) ©International Skating Union (ISU)
Today Ida Hellström from Finland was elected to the ISU Athletes Commission as the Synchronized Skating representative.
Further to the decision of the 56th ISU Ordinary Congress 2016 in Dubrovnik (CRO) to introduce an ISU Athletes Commission, Ida Hellström was elected by the athletes competing at the ISU World Synchronized Skating Championships 2019 in Helsinki (FIN).
Synchronized Skating results:
Total number of votes: 410
Total number of blank votes: 2
Number of votes for Ida Hellström (FIN): 278
Number of votes for Nathalie Lindqvist (SWE): 130
The following athletes are already members of the Athletes Commission:
Single and Pair Skating Eric Radford (CAN)
Speed Skating: Douwe de Vries (NED)
Short Track Speed Skating Athlete: Zhou Yang(CHN)
Ice Dance Athlete: Yuri Hulitski(BLR)
The above-mentioned athletes and Ida Hellström (FIN) are elected for the term lasting from the respective 2019 ISU World Championships to the respective 2023 ISU World Championships.