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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 Center (CWSAC) regarding the establishment of an ISU Center of Excellence (CoE) in Beijing.

Jul 26, 2019

Additional Questions & Answers #2 for Officials 2019/20 Ice Dance have been published.

Jul 24, 2019

The Announcement for the ISU Challenger Series in Figure Skating 2019/20 has been published.

Jul 22, 2019

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.

Jul 15, 2019

ISU Members Entries rules have been published for ISU Figure Skating Championships 2020.

Jul 12, 2019

Additional Questions & Answers #1 for Officials 2019/20 Ice Dance have been published.

Jun 28, 2019

For a second year, the ISU Development Commission supported the Olympic Development Project 2018-2021 (ODP) for Single Skating and Ice Dance Skaters and Coaches that ran from May 20-25, 2019.

Jun 28, 2019

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.

Jun 27, 2019

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.

Jun 25, 2019

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.

Jun 20, 2019

The next ISU Council meeting takes place on June 14 to 16, 2019 in Rome (Italy). On the eve of the meeting, the ISU Council had the honor to obtain a private hearing with His Holiness Pope Francis to discuss the importance of sport within society and how Sports including ice Skating can help to find a path for many young people.

Jun 14, 2019

The ISU Examinations to become an ISU Judge in Single & Pair Skating and Ice Dance will be held in Oberstdorf (GER) from September 25th to September 28th, 2019 on the occasion of the 2019 Nebelhorn Trophy International Competition.

Jun 04, 2019

As a step towards the fulfilment of the ISU Development Program objectives, we are pleased to announce that the ISU eLearning Platform is going live.

May 31, 2019

The initiative launched in 2018 to support Skaters who have retired within the previous 4 seasons to become Coaches, Officials, Administrators or any other appropriate function connected to Skating will continue in 2019. Further details of the application process can be found in ISU Communication No. 2252 and the deadline for nominations is June 30, 2019.

May 21, 2019

Supported by the ISU Development Commission, this project primary objective is to educate Singles Figure Skating Coaches in South-East Asia, Asia and Oceania, particularly at the developing level (Novice to Junior).

May 15, 2019