Announcement of International Single & Pair Skating, Ice Dance and Synchronized Skating Competitions 2017/18
The International Skating Union (ISU) is proud to announce that Audi has been named title sponsor of the Audi ISU World Cup Short Track Speed Skating 2017/18. The agreement was reached between FAW-VW Sales Company, Beijing Malon Sports and the ISU.
Single & Pair Skating Scale of Values, Levels of Difficulty and Guidelines for marking Grade of Execution, season 2017/18
The dedicated helmet numbers will be used at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games and at all ISU Events (ISU Championships and ISU World Cup Short Track Competitions), except for the ISU World Junior Short Track Speed Skating Championships where helmet covers will be provided.
When the 2016 ISU Congress decided to create an Athletes Commission, it was also decided that the elected Athletes will join the respective ISU Technical Committee.
Technical Rules specify that some of them need to be completed by requirements decided by the Ice Dance Technical Committee.
Well Balanced Program Content effective for the 2017/18 season
Twenty-four ISU Members have earned quota places for the XXIII Olympic Winter Games 2018 at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2017 in Helsinki. 24 places were available for Men’s and Ladies, 16 for Pairs and 19 for Ice Dance.
John Coughlin (USA) (Single & Pair Skating) and Alper Uçar (TUR) (Ice Dance) are elected as ISU representatives to the ISU Athletes Commission