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
Requirements defined in the Technical Rules as valid for one season only are: Pattern Dances for International Competitions, Music requirements for Pattern Dances for International Competitions, Rhythms or themes, Required Elements (including Key Points and Key Point Features for Pattern Dance Elements) and guidelines for Short Dance, Required Elements for Free Dance.
Viktor Knoch (HUN) elected Short Track Speed Skating representative ISU Athletes Commission
ISU World Team Trophy 2017 - Tokyo (JPN) Media Accreditation are now open.