09 December 2013
According to the Team Event Qualification System for the Figure Skating Team Event the following Teams have qualified for the Figure Skating Team Event at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, in Sochi / RUS...
08 December 2013
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating concluded Sunday in Fukuoka (JPN) with the Junior Free Dance and the Exhibition Gala. The events featured the top six skaters/couples in each category from the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating series...
07 December 2013
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating continued Saturday in Fukuoka (JPN) with the Junior Short Dance, Pairs & Ladies Free Skating and the Free Dance...
06 December 2013
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final continued Friday in Fukuoka (JPN) with the Junior Ladies, Junior Men, Junior Pairs & Men Free Skating, Pairs Short Program and Short Dance.
05 December 2013
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating opened Thursday in Fukuoka (JPN) with the Junior Ladies, Junior Men, Junior Pairs, Ladies and Men’s Short Programs. The events feature the top six skaters/couples in each category from the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating series and the ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating series..
04 December 2013
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating cumulate this week with the Finals in Fukuoka (JPN). The events feature the top six skaters/ couples in each category from the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating series and the ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating series.
29 November 2013
The ISU announces that the ISU Ice Dance Technical Committee through an initiative of the ISU Sport Directorate and with the support by the ISU Development Program is organizing an International Ice Dance Development Training Seminar for Coaches and Ice Dance Couples of Junior age and level in:
26 November 2013
With the conclusion of the sixth and last qualifying event of the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2013/14 in Moscow (RUS), the six finalists in each category have been determined...
26 November 2013
In accordance with the ISU Regulations, Rule 417, paragraph 1, Members may send to the ISU Secretariat, with a copy to the Chair of the Ice Dance Technical Committee, applications to host ISU Seminars for Ice Dance Referees and Judges in 2014 fulfilling the characteristics below
23 November 2013
Aliona Savchenko/Robin Szolkowy (GER), Tatsuki Machida (JPN), Julia Lipnitskaia (RUS) and Ekaterina Bobrova/Dmitri Soloviev (RUS) struck gold as the competition at Rostelecom Cup concluded Saturday...
22 November 2013
Aliona Savchenko/Robin Szolkowy (GER), Julia Lipnitskaia (RUS), Maxim Kovtun (RUS) and Ekaterina Bobrova/Dmitri Soloviev (RUS) took the lead in the Short Programs and Short Dance as Rostelecom Cup opened Friday in Moscow (RUS)...
21 November 2013
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2013/2014 continues this week with Rostelecom Cup in Moscow, Russia, the sixth and last event. Rostelecom Cup provides the last chance for athletes to earn a spot for the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Fukuoka, Japan, next month...
21 November 2013
During its recent meeting the ISU Council reviewed the conditions under which International Adult Skating Competitions in Figure Skating may be organized and conducted..
18 November 2013
Based on the decision of the ISU Congress 2012, the following provision was included in Article 19.1.b) (Sports Directorate) of the ISU Constitution 2012...
18 November 2013
The sports movement and governments of the world renewed their joint commitment to the fight against doping in Johannesburg this morning by adopting a resolution and approving the 2015 World Anti-Doping Code (Code) and four accompanying International Standards (IS)...
16 November 2013
Ashley Wagner (USA), Patrick Chan (CAN), Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) and Qing Pang/Jian Tong (CHN) skated to gold as the competition concluded at Trophee Bompard in Paris (FRA) Saturday...
15 November 2013
Patrick Chan (CAN), Ashley Wagner (USA), Qing Pang/Jian Tong (CHN) and Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) took the lead as Trophee Bompard opened Friday in Paris (FRA)...
13 November 2013
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2013/2014 continues this week with Trophée Eric Bompard, the fifth of six events in the series, in Paris (FRA). Several top skaters want to book their ticket to the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final. The event is headlined by three-time and reigning World Champion Patrick Chan (CAN), Olympic Ice Dance Champions Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) and two-time World Pairs Champions Qing Pang/Jian Tong (CHN)...
11 November 2013
The ISU announces that the Single & Pair Skating Technical Committee is organizing an ISU Pair Skating Development Training Seminar for Coaches/Pair Skaters and ISU recognized Judges Seminar in Pair Skating...
11 November 2013
The ISU Communication 1830 has been published...
10 November 2013
Ice Dance World Champions Meryl Davis/Charlie White (USA) struck gold again as NHK Trophy concluded Sunday in Tokyo, Japan...
09 November 2013
Mao Asada (JPN), Daisuke Takahashi (JPN) and Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov (RUS) earned the gold medals at NHK Trophy in Tokyo on Saturday...
08 November 2013
Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov (RUS), Mao Asada (JPN) and Daisuke Takahashi (JPN) took the lead as NHK Trophy opened Friday in Tokyo (JPN)...
06 November 2013
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2013/2014 continues this week with the NHK Trophy in Tokyo (JPN). World Champions and medalists are aiming at securing a spot for the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final while some others are entering the series just now...
02 November 2013
Aliona Savchenko/Robin Solkowy (GER), Nathalie Pechalat/Fabian Bourzat (FRA), Anna Pogorilaya (RUS) and Han Yan (CHN) took the gold medals as the competition at Lexus Cup of China wrapped up Saturday in Beijing (CHN)...
01 November 2013
Qing Pang/Jian Tong (CHN), Adelina Sotnikova (RUS), Han Yan (CHN) and Ekaterina Bobrova/ Dmitri Soloviev (RUS) took the lead as Lexus Cup of China opened Friday in Beijing...
30 October 2013
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2013/2014 continues this week with the Lexus Cup of China the third of six events in the series, in Beijing. Several top skaters are making their season debut this week in Beijing. ..
30 October 2013
Media are informed that the media accreditations for the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships 2014 which will take place in Taipei City (TPE) from January 20-26 are now open...
28 October 2013
Media are informed that the media accreditations for the ISU European Figure Skating Championships 2014 which will take place in Budapest (HUN) from January 13-19 are now open...
26 October 2013
Patrick Chan (CAN), Julia Lipnitskaia (RUS), Stefania Berton/Ondrej Hotarek (ITA) and Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) claimed gold as Skate Canada International wrapped up Saturday in Saint John, NB...
25 October 2013
Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN), Patrick Chan (CAN), Gracie Gold (USA) and Meagan Duhamel/ Eric Radford (CAN) took the lead as Skate Canada International opened Friday in St. John...
23 October 2013
Media are informed that the media accreditations for the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final 2013 which will take place in Fukuoka (JPN) from December 5-8 are now open...
23 October 2013
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2013/2014 continues this week with Skate Canada International in Saint John, NB. 51 skaters/couples from 9 ISU Members have been invited. The event is headlined by three-time and reigning World Champion Patrick Chan (CAN) and Olympic Champions Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN)...
20 October 2013
Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov (RUS) and Mao Asada (JPN) skated to gold as Hilton HHonors Skate America wrapped up Sunday in Detroit (USA)...
19 October 2013
Meryl Davis/Charlie White (USA) danced to victory while Tatsuki Machida (JPN) struck gold in the Men's event as Hilton HHonors Skate America continued Saturday in Detroit (USA)...
18 October 2013
Ice Dancers Meryl Davis/Charlie White (USA) and Tatsuki Machida (JPN) took the lead as the 2013/14 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating series opened Friday with Hilton HHonors Skate America in Detroit (USA)...
16 October 2013
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2013/2014 kicks off this week with the first of six events in Detroit (USA). In the Olympic season, the series features three reigning World champions as well as Olympic Champions and medalists, European Champions, Four Continents Champions, World, European and Four Continents medalists as well as all current World Junior Champions...
15 October 2013
The ISU Council met on October 11-13, 2013 in Paris, France. The following were among the decisions taken by the ISU Council during the meeting...
15 October 2013
After the conclusion of the seventh and last event of the ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating series, the participants for the ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final on December 5 to 8 in Fukuoka Japan, have been determined...
14 October 2013
The ISU Communication 1825 has been published...
02 October 2013
The WADA has published the 2014 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods; please find attached the noteworthy changes to the List, which will...
01 October 2013
The ISU Communication 1821 has been published...
30 September 2013
Announcement, First Information and Entry Forms are available for download
28 September 2013
16 ISU members earned the last remaining spots for the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, at the Nebelhorn Trophy 2013 in Oberstdorf (GER) this week. Brazil and the Philippines will be represented for the first time in the figure skating event at Olympic Winter Games...
18 September 2013
The last remaining spots for the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, are at stake at the Nebelhorn Trophy 2013 in Oberstdorf, Germany on September 25 to 28...
04 September 2013
Announcement, First Information and Entry Forms are available for download...
03 September 2013
Announcement, First Information and Entry Forms are available for download...
02 September 2013
Announcement and Entry Forms are available for download...
30 August 2013
Announcement, First Information and Entry Form are available for download...
26 August 2013
The ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating series starts this week with the event in Riga (LAT) from August 27 to September 1...
14 August 2013
Announcement and Entry Form for Rostelecom Cup are available for download...
02 August 2013
The ISU Communication 1812 has been published...
31 July 2013
Announcement and Entry Form for Skate Canada International and LEXUS Cup of China are available for download...
25 July 2013
Updating of the current useful documentation for Ice Dance, including Handbook for Technical Panels, Handbook for Referees and Judges and Handbook for Officials – Pattern Dances...
25 July 2013
Announcement and Entry Form for NHK Trophy and Trophee Bompard are available for download...
23 July 2013
Announcement and Entry Form for Hilton HHonors Skate America are available for download...
23 July 2013
ISU Communication 1805 have been published. Corrections to ISU Communications 1782 and...
16 July 2013
New Technical Panel Handbooks for Singles and for Pairs have been published...
11 July 2013
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating consists of six international senior invitational events and the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final. All six events will be held with the approval and the...
05 July 2013
The ISU Communication 1801 has been published...
03 July 2013
These ISU Anti-Doping Procedures take into account the ISU Anti-Doping Rules. Both the ISU Anti-Doping Rules and ISU Anti-Doping Procedures have been compiled in accordance with the World Anti-Doping Code and are effective immediately following approval by the ISU Council and publication of...
18 June 2013
The ISU Council met on June 7-9, 2013 in Vienna, Austria. The following were among the decisions taken by the Council during the meetings.
17 June 2013
The ISU Communication 1796 has been published...
14 June 2013
Announcement and Entry Form for Junior Grand Prix - Minsk (BLR) are available for download...
13 June 2013
ISU Communication 1794 replaces Paragraph II.K) of ISU Communication No. 1631 with immediate effect. Paragraph 1. c) and d) new...
10 June 2013
The Council provisionally allotted the following Championships...
03 June 2013
The World's top figure skaters including all reigning World Champions and medalists will compete in the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Series 2013/2014...
30 May 2013
Announcement and Entry Form for Junior Grand Prix - Kosice (SVK) and Gdansk (POL) are available for download...
28 May 2013
Announcement and Entry Form for Junior Grand Prix - Ostrava (CZE) and Mexico Cup (MEX) are available for download...
23 May 2013
Announcement and Entry Form for Junior Grand Prix - Tallinn (EST) and Riga (LAT) are available for download...
21 May 2013
The ISU announces that the ISU Ice Dance Technical Committee, through an initiative of the ISU Sport Directorate and with the support of the ISU Development Program, is organizing an International Regional Ice Dance Development Training Seminar for...
06 May 2013
Entries will be determined in accordance with Rule 400, of the ISU Special Regulations and Technical Rules Single & Pair Skating and Ice Dance 2012...
06 May 2013
Single & Pair Skating, Ice Dance and Synchronized Skating
29 April 2013
The Ice Dance Technical Committee has produced an educational DVD to help Technical Panels, coaches and couples to have a common understanding on requirements for Key Points and Key Point Features of Pattern Dance Elements 2013/14...
26 April 2013
53 skaters from 11 different countries, namely; Argentina, Grenada, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, India, Mongolia, South Africa, Uzbekistan and Thailand participated in the final leg...
26 April 2013
Scale of Values, Levels of Difficulty and Guidelines for marking Grade of Execution has been published in ISU Communication 1790....
13 April 2013
Team USA claimed the gold as the competition at the ISU World Team Trophy concluded Saturday in Tokyo (JPN). Team Canada held on to second place and Team Japan took the bronze medals. Again, the Yoyogi National Stadium was sold out...
12 April 2013
Team USA skated to the lead as the ISU World Team Trophy in Figure Skating 2013 continued with the Pairs Short Program, the Free Dance and Men's Free Skating. Team Canada moved up from fourth to second while Team Japan slipped from first to third...
11 April 2013
General Announcement and Entry Form by number is available for download...
11 April 2013
Team Japan took the lead ahead of Team USA as the ISU World Team Trophy in Figure Skating 2013 opened Thursday in Tokyo (JPN). Both teams scored 47 points, but Japan beat the USA on the second tiebreaker.Team Russia currently sits in third with 41 points...
08 April 2013
The third ISU World Team Trophy will take place in Tokyo, Japan from April 11 to 14. The six best national figure skating teams of the 2012/13 season will perform. Based on the scoring scale used for the ISU World Standing points, the six teams qualified for this event are Canada, China, France, Japan, Russia and the USA.
02 April 2013
Requirements for Technical Rules with ongoing validity has been published in...
01 April 2013
The inaugural ISU World Development Trophy took place from March 26 to 30 in Cieszyn, Poland...
27 March 2013
It has come to WADA’s attention that the black market substance GW501516 is being sold to and used by some athletes...
17 March 2013
Qualified Teams
16 March 2013
The 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships continued in London, ON, Canada, with the Ladies Free Skating and the Free Dance.
15 March 2013
ISU Communication 1783 has been published...
15 March 2013
The 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships continued in London, ON, Canada, with the Pairs Free Skating and the Men Free Skating.
14 March 2013
The 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships continued in London, ON, Canada, with the Ladies Short Programs and the Short Dance.
13 March 2013
The 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships opened in London, ON, Canada, with the Pairs and Men’s Short Programs...
11 March 2013
The ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2013 will open in London, Ontario, Canada, on March 13...
05 March 2013
ISU Communication 1782 has been published...
02 March 2013
Joshua Farris led a sweep of team USA of the Junior Men's podium while Elena Radionova led a Russian sweep in the Junior Ladies...
01 March 2013
Alexandra Stepanova/Ivan Bukin (RUS) claimed the Ice Dance gold medal at the ISU World Junior Championships in Milan (ITA). Samantha Cesario (USA) captured the Ladies Short Program...
28 February 2013
Haven Denney/Brandon Frazier (USA) took the title in the Junior Pairs event at the ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships in Milan (ITA) Thursday. Earlier, Joshua Farris led an U.S. sweep of the Junior Men's Short Program...
27 February 2013
Communication 1781 has been published...
27 February 2013
Ice Dancers Alexandra Stepanova/Ivan Bukin (RUS) and Pair skaters Xiaoyu Yu/Yang Jin (CHN) took the lead in the Junior Short Dance and Junior Pairs Short Program as the ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships 2013 opened Wednesday in Milan (ITA)...
25 February 2013
On February 25 to March 3 the ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships 2013 will be held in Milan, Italy...
18 February 2013
The basic Qualification Systems for the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games had been posted on the ISU website early 2012. At the same time, the IOC had informed the NOCs accordingly...
13 February 2013
ISU Communication 1780 summarizes the main general obligations of Members, according to the ISU Statutes (see Art. 38 paragraph 1 of the ISU Constitution for the definition of the ISU Statutes) and according to established procedures. This does not alter...
10 February 2013
The 2013 ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships continued in Osaka, Japan, on Sunday with the Pairs and Ladies Free Skating and the Free Dance...
09 February 2013
The 2013 ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships continued in Osaka, Japan, on Saturday with the Ladies Short Program and Men’s Free Skating...
08 February 2013
Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN), Meagan Duhamel/Eric Radford and Yuzuru Hanyu (JPN) took the lead in the Short Dance/Short Programs as the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships 2013 opened in Osaka (JPN) Friday...
05 February 2013
ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2013, London, ON / Canada
04 February 2013
The 2013 ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships will open in Osaka, Japan, on February 8. The ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships will be held in Japan for the second time since 2000 and return to Osaka...
26 January 2013
The competition at the ISU European Figure Skating Championships 2013 concluded in Zagreb, Croatia on Saturday with the Men’s and Ladies Free Skating...
25 January 2013
The 2013 ISU European Figure Skating Championships continued in Zagreb, Croatia on Friday with the Ladies Short Program and the Free Dance...
24 January 2013
Members are invited to submit applications for the following ISU Championships...
24 January 2013
The 2013 ISU European Figure Skating Championships continued in Zagreb, Croatia on Thursday with the Men’s Short Program and the Pairs Free Skating...
23 January 2013
The 2013 ISU European Figure Skating Championships opened in Zagreb, Croatia on Wednesday with the Short Dance and the Pairs Short Program...
18 January 2013
The 2013 ISU European Figure Skating Championships will open in Zagreb, Croatia, on January 23. The ISU European Figure Skating Championships return to Zagreb for the fourth time in history...
03 January 2013
ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships 2013, Osaka/Japan
24 December 2012
ISU International Ice Dance Development Training Seminar for Coaches and their Couples/Skaters in Asia, Oceania, the Pacific Region and South Africa
17 December 2012
ISU European Figure Skating Championships 2013, Zagreb/Croatia
08 December 2012
The competition at the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating concluded Saturday at the Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi, Russia, with the Junior Ladies and Junior Pairs Free Skating, the Ladies, Men's and Pairs Free Skating and the Free Dance...
07 December 2012
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating continued Friday at the Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi, Russia, with Junior Men Free Skating, Junior Free Dance, Men, Ladies and Pairs Short Programs and the Short Dance...
06 December 2012
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating opened Thursday with the Junior Short Programs and Junior Short Dance...
05 December 2012
As announced in ISU Communications No. 1722 and No. 1767, the International Skating Union has initiated a new international competition, the “ISU World Development Trophy”. This initiative that is in line with the...
04 December 2012
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating culumate this week with the Finals in Sochi (RUS)...
27 November 2012
With the conclusion of the sixth and last qualifying event of the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2012/13, the six finalists in each category have been determined. 24 skaters/couples from nine ISU members have qualified and will compete at...
25 November 2012
Vera Bazarova/Yuri Larionov (RUS) claimed the Pairs gold as NHK Trophy concluded Sunday in Miyagi (JPN)...
24 November 2012
Mao Asada (JPN), Yuzuru Hanyu (JPN) and ice dancers Meryl Davis/ Charlie White (USA) all claimed gold Saturday at NHK Trophy in Miyagi. Vera Bazarova/Yuri Larionov (RUS) lead after the Pairs Short Program...
23 November 2012
Yuzuru Hanyu (JPN) set a new record score winning the Men's Short Program as NHK Trophy opened Friday in Miyagi (JPN). Mao Asada (JPN) took the Ladies Short Program and Meryl Davis/Charlie White (USA) lead after the Short Dance...
22 November 2012
The 2012/2013 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating continues this Friday with NHK Trophy in Miyagi, Japan...
21 November 2012
Couples entered in competitions where designated Pattern Dances shall be skated on music chosen by Couples (International Novice Competitions and competitions having announced such requirement) are reminded that...
20 November 2012
Nominations of ISU and/or International Technical Controllers and/or Technical Specialists to the Frankfurt Seminar for re-certification are now available in...
17 November 2012
Ashley Wagner (USA), Takahito Mura (JPN), Yuko Kavaguti/Alexander Smirnov (RUS) and Nathalie Pechalat/Fabian Bourzat (FRA) struck gold at Trophee Bompard Saturday in Paris...
16 November 2012
Jeremy Abbott (USA, Julia Lipnitskaia (RUS), Yuko Kavaguti/Alexander Smirnov (RUS) and Nathalie Pechalat/Fabian Bourzat (FRA) took the lead as Trophee Bompard opened Friday in Paris (FRA)...
15 November 2012
The 2012/2013 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating continues Friday with the Trophée Eric Bompard in Paris, France. 49 skaters representing 13 ISU members are competing this week in Paris and several of them have a chance to qualify for the Grand Prix Final...
10 November 2012
Patrick Chan (CAN), Kiira Korpi (FIN), Tatiana Volosozar/Maxim Trankov (RUS) and Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) took gold as the competition at Rostelecom Cup wrapped up Saturday in Moscow...
09 November 2012
Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov (RUS), Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN), Patrick Chan (CAN) and Gracie Gold (USA) took the lead as Rostelecom Cup opened Friday in Moscow....
08 November 2012
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating continues Friday with the Rostelecom Cup. 50 skaters representing 11 ISU members are competing this week in Moscow. World Champions Patrick Chan (CAN), Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) and World silver medalists Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov (RUS) are competing in their second Grand Prix event and aim to secure their spot in the Grand Prix Final...
08 November 2012
Announcement is available for download...
07 November 2012
The ISU announces in ISU Communication 1774 that the Ice Dance Technical Committee through an initiative supported by the ISU Development Program is organizing an International Ice Dance Development Training Seminar for Coaches and Ice Dance Couples of Junior age and...
03 November 2012
Tatsuki Machida (JPN), Mao Asada (JPN), Qing Pang/Jian Tong (CHN) and Nathalie Pechalat/Fabian Bourzat claimed gold atthe Cup of China Saturday...
02 November 2012
ISU Communication 1772 has been published regarding Figure Skating Seminars 2013 ...
02 November 2012
Daisuke Takahashi (JPN), Julia Lipnitskaia (RUS), Qing Pang/Jian Tong (CHN) and ice dancers Nathalie Pechalat/Fabian Bourzat (FRA) took the lead as the Cup of China opened Friday in Shanghai...
01 November 2012
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating continues Friday with the Cup of China in Shanghai. 47 skaters representing 9 ISU members are competing this week. Daisuke Takahashi (JPN), Mao Asada (JPN), Nathalie Pechalat/Fabian Bourzat (FRA) and Qing Pang/Jian Tong (CHN) lead the field...
30 October 2012
The ISU announces that the Single & Pair Skating Technical Committee through an initiative supported by the ISU Development Program is organizing an International Pair Skating Development Training Seminar for coaches and Pair Skaters...
27 October 2012
Kaetlyn Osmond (CAN), Javier Fernandez (ESP), Aliona Savchenko/Robin Szolkowy (GER) and Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) struck gold as the competition at Skate Canada International wrapped up Saturday in Windsor...
26 October 2012
Elene Gedevanishvili (GEO), Javier Fernandez (ESP), Aliona Savchenko/ Robin Szolkowy (GER) and Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) took the lead as Skate Canada International opened Friday in Windsor...
25 October 2012
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating continues Friday with Skate Canada International in Windsor. World Champions Patrick Chan (CAN), Aliona Savchenko/Robin Szolkowy (GER) and Tessa Virtue/ Scott Moir (CAN) are starting their season in Canada...
21 October 2012
Ice Dancers Meryl Davis/Charlie White (USA) and Ashley Wagner (USA) claimed gold as Hilton HHonors Skate America wrapped up Sunday in Kent/Seattle, Washington...
20 October 2012
Takahiko Kozuka (JPN) led a Japanese sweep in the Men's event at Hilton HHonors Skate America on Saturday. Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov (RUS) claimed the Pairs gold...
19 October 2012
Yuzuru Hanyu (JPN) won the Men's Short Program as Hilton HHonors Skate America opened Friday in Kent/Seattle (USA). Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov (RUS) captured the Pairs Short Program...
18 October 2012
The 2012/2013 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating opens this Friday with Hilton HHonors Skate America in Kent/Seattle (USA). 48 skaters representing 11 ISU members will start their season this week...
16 October 2012
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2012/2013 kicks off on October 19 with the first of six events in Kent/Seattle, USA...
16 October 2012
The ISU Council met on October 5-7, 2012 in Prague, Czech Republic. The following were among the decisions taken by the ISU Council during the meeting
15 October 2012
With the conclusion of the seventh and last qualifying event of the ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2012/13, the six finalists in each category have been determined...
10 October 2012
The new ISU Anti-Doping Rules and Procedures are available for download...
09 October 2012
The following amendments have been presented by the respective Members as permitted in Communication No. 1756...
08 October 2012
Further to Rule 582, Rule 660 and Rule 972 of the ISU Special Regulations and Technical Rules for Single & Pair Skating and Ice Dance, and the Special Regulations and Technical Rules for Synchronized Skating 2012, the draw for Judges...
24 September 2012
Announcement and Entry Form for the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships 2013 are available for download...
13 September 2012
Communication No. 1760 - Single & Pair Skating, Ice Dance and Synchronized Skating
12 September 2012
Announcement and Entry Form for the ISU World Junior Championships 2013 are available for download...
11 September 2012
The ISU Special Regulations and Technical Rules for Single and Pair Skating and Ice Dance and Speed Skating & Short Track Speed Skating 2012 have been published....
11 September 2012
The Announcement for the ISU European Figure Skating Championships 2013 to be held in Zagreb, Croatia is now available.
03 September 2012
The Announcement for the ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2013 to be held in London (Ontario), Canada is now available.
28 August 2012
Following the success of last season’s ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating YouTube Channel, we are pleased to announce that the 2012/13 series will also be available...
08 August 2012
Announcement and Entry Form for Skate Canada 2012 are available for download...
08 August 2012
Current and valid useful documentation for ISU Judging System in Ice Dance, including the...
08 August 2012
Following nominations made by the ISU Members, the below list of Officials has been approved by the ISU...
07 August 2012
Announcement and Entry Form for Lexus Cup of China 2012 are available for download...
02 August 2012
Change of venue from Dresden to Chemnitz...
31 July 2012
The Handbook for Technical Panels for Ie Dance has been...
25 July 2012
ISU Communication 1751 has been published...
24 July 2012
Announcement and Entry Form for Trophée Eric Bompard and Rostelecom Cup 2012 are available for download...
20 July 2012
Pursuant to Rule 413, paragraph 3.e), the ISU Examination to become an ISU Judge in Single & Pair Skating will be held in...
09 July 2012
The ISU announces that the Ice Dance Technical Committee through an initiative supported by the ISU Development Program is organizing an International Ice Dance Development Training Seminar...
06 July 2012
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating General Announcement for the season 2012/13 has been published with relevant information about this series of events....
28 June 2012
Announcement and Entry Form for Zagreb are available for download...
27 June 2012
Changes in Technical Rules and Changes in Special Regulations
27 June 2012
The ISU Council met on June 10, 16 and 17, 2012 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
23 June 2012
Scales of Value for Pattern Dances and for Required Elements
22 June 2012
Changes in Special Regulations and Technical Rules and Requirements for Technical Rules with ongoing validity
20 June 2012
Announcement and Entry Form for Courchevel, Lake Placid, Istanbul, Bled, Dresden and Linz are available for download...
17 June 2012
The ISU Council has made the following ISU Championships allotments...
21 May 2012
The World's top figure skaters will compete in the six events of the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Series 2012/2013...
15 May 2012
In accordance with ISU Regulation 2010, Rule 104, paragraph 15, the following competitions have been announced...
03 May 2012
Scale of Values, Levels of Difficulty and Guidelines for marking Grade of Execution 2012-2013 has been published...
30 April 2012
The 2012 ISU Congress Agenda has been published...
21 April 2012
Team Japan skated off with the gold as competition concluded at the second ISU World Team Trophy in Tokyo (JPN) Saturday. Team USA took the silver and Team Canada clinched the bronze medals...
20 April 2012
Team Japan strengthened their lead over the teams from the USA and France on the second day of the World Team Trophy. Japan collected 59 points so far, the USA have 51 points and France remained in third at 44 points...
19 April 2012
Team Japan took the lead as the second edition of the ISU World Team Trophy in Figure Skating 2012 opened in Tokyo on Thursday. Team USA finished in second place and Team France currently sits in third...
17 April 2012
We are pleased to announce that the ISU World Team Trophy will be available as a free live stream via the ISU Skating Channel.
16 April 2012
The second ISU World Team Trophy will take place in Tokyo, Japan from April 18 to 22. The six best national figure skating teams of the 2011/12 season will perform.
12 April 2012
The ISU Council met between March 30 and April 2, 2012 in Nice, France. The following were...
31 March 2012
The ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2012 continued in Nice, France, Saturday with the Men's and Ladies Free Skating.
30 March 2012
Technical Rules specify that some of them need to be completed by requirements decided by the Ice Dance Technical Committee...
30 March 2012
Aliona Savchenko/Robin Szolkowy of Germany struck gold in the Pairs event, taking their fourth World title. Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov of Russia surged from eighth to repeat as World silver medalists and Narumi Takahashi/Mervin Tran made history when they claimed Japan's first Pair Skating medal at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships, the bronze...
29 March 2012
Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir of Canada danced off with the gold medal, capturing their second World title. Defending World Champions Meryl Davis/Charlie White (USA) took the silver medal and Nathalie Pechalat/Fabian Bourzat earned the bronze in what was a high-level dance event...
28 March 2012
The ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2012 officially opened in Nice, France, Wednesday with the Pairs Short Program and the Short Dance.
27 March 2012
The ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2012 continued in Nice, France, Tuesday with the Preliminary Rounds for Ladies and Men.
26 March 2012
The ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2012 opened in Nice, France, Monday with the Preliminary Rounds for Pairs and Ice Dance...
23 March 2012
The ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2012 will open in Nice, France, on March 26. Nice hosted the ISU World Figure Skating Championships once before in 2000.
03 March 2012
Julia Lipnitskaia (RUS) and Han Yan (CHN) struck gold as the ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships 2012 wrapped up in Minsk (BLR) on Saturday...
02 March 2012
Victoria Sinitsina/Ruslan Zhiganshin (RUS) danced to the gold medal at the ISU World Junior Championships on Friday. Julia Lipnitskaia (RUS) took the lead in the Ladies Short Program...
01 March 2012
Wenjing Sui/Cong Han (CHN) struck gold at the ISU World Junior Championships in Minsk (BLR) Thursday. Earlier today, Joshua Farris (USA) took the lead in the Men's Short Program...
29 February 2012
Further to ISU Communication No 1710 and after having received Members’ applications, the ISU recognized the following Judges Seminars...
29 February 2012
Pair skaters Wenjing Sui/Cong Han (CHN) and ice dancers Victoria Sinitsina/Ruslan Zhiganshin (RUS) took the lead in the Pairs Short Program and Short Dance as the ISU World Junior Championships officially opened in Minsk (BLR) on Wednesday...
28 February 2012
Kaetlyn Osmond (CAN) placed first in the Junior Ladies Preliminary Round at the ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships in Minsk (BLR) on Tuesday...
27 February 2012
The ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships 2012 opened in Minsk (BLR) Monday with the Preliminary Rounds for Men, Ice Dance and Ladies. Nam Nguyen (CAN), ice dancers Shari Koch/Christian Nüchtern (GER) and pair skaters Xiaoyu Yu/Yang Jin (CHN) finished first in their respective Preliminary Round...
24 February 2012
The 2012 ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships will open in Minsk, Belarus, on February 27. Belarus hosts an ISU Figure Skating Championship for the very first time. 207 skaters from 52 ISU members have been entered for the Championships...
16 February 2012
This Communication summarizes the main general obligations of Members, according to the ISU Statutes and....
16 February 2012
After receiving Members’ applications, the ISU recognized the following Judges Seminars....
12 February 2012
Ice Dancers Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) and Pair skaters Wenjing Sui/ Cong Han (CHN) struck gold as the ISU Four Continents Championships wrapped up Sunday in Colorado Springs (USA)...
11 February 2012
Ashley Wagner (USA) skated off with the gold at the Four Continents Championships on Saturday. Meryl Davis/Charlie White (USA) lead after the Short Dance and Wenjing Sui/Cong Han (CHN) won the Pairs Short Program....
10 February 2012
Patrick Chan (CAN) struck gold Friday at the ISU Four Continents Championships in Colorado Springs (USA). Mao Asada (JPN) leads after the Ladies Short Program...
09 February 2012
Patrick Chan (CAN) skated to the lead in the Men's Short Program as the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships 2012 kicked off Thursday in Colorado Springs (USA)....
07 February 2012
The ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships 2012 will open in Colorado Springs, USA, on February 9. 100 skaters from 17 ISU members will compete at the Championships...
28 January 2012
Carolina Kostner of Italy skated to victory in the Ladies event, taking her fourth European title. Finland's Kiira Korpi earned the silver and Elene Gedevanishvili of Georgia captured the bronze...
27 January 2012
Nathalie Pechalat/Fabian Bourzat of France took their second European title and Russia's Ekaterina Bobrova/Dmitri Soloviev repeated as silver medalists. Elena Ilinykh/Nikita Katsalapov of Russia captured the bronze medal...
26 January 2012
In accordance with the ISU Constitution, the ISU Council has considered and adopted a revised version of the ISU Code of Ethics in ISU Communication...
26 January 2012
Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov crowned new European Champions
25 January 2012
Members are invited to submit applications for the following ISU Championships for the year...
25 January 2012
The 2012 ISU European Figure Skating Championships officially opened in Sheffield, Great Britain, on Wednesday with the Pairs Short Program and the Short Dance...
24 January 2012
The 2012 ISU European Figure Skating Championships continued in Sheffield, Great Britain, on Tuesday with the Preliminary Round for Ladies...
23 January 2012
The 2012 ISU European Figure Skating Championships opened in Sheffield, Great Britain, on Monday with the Preliminary Rounds for Ice Dance and Men.
20 January 2012
The 2012 ISU European Figure Skating Championships will open in Sheffield, Great Britain, on January 23. Sheffield hosts the ISU European Championships for the first time...
03 January 2012
The ISU Council exceptionally agreed to accept the entry of Evgeny Plushenko into the ISU European Figure Skating Championships 2012...
21 December 2011
Nomination of ISU and/or International Technical Controllers and/or Technical Specialists to the Frankfurt Seminar for re-certification are now available in....
11 December 2011
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final concluded Sunday in Quebec, Canada with the Free Dance and the Exhibition Gala...
10 December 2011
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final continued Saturday in Quebec, Canada with the Junior Free Dance, Junior Men's, Men's, Pairs and Ladies Free Skating...
10 December 2011
In what was a high level Pairs event, Aliona Savchenko/Robin Szolkwoy of Germany seized the Pairs gold, edging out Russia's Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov by just 0.18 points. Russia's Yuko Kavaguti/Alexander Smirnov moved up from fourth to claim the bronze medal...
09 December 2011
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final continued Friday in Quebec, Canada with the Junior Pairs and Junior Ladies Free Skating, the Ladies, Men's and Pairs Short Programs and the Short Dance...
08 December 2011
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final from opened Thursday in Quebec, Canada with the Junior Short Programs and Junior Short Dance. A total of 72 skaters (48 entries) from 11 ISU members are competing in the two Finals...
07 December 2011
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating and the ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2011/2012 cumulate with the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final and ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final from December 8 to 11 in Quebec, Canada...
26 November 2011
Mao Asada (JPN), pair skaters Aliona Savchenko/Robin Szolkowy (GER), Yuzuru Hanyu (JPN) and ice dancers Meryl Davis/Charlie White (USA) struck gold at Rostelecom Cup in Moscow (RUS) Saturday...
25 November 2011
Mao Asada (JPN), Aljona Savchenko/Robin Szolkowy (GER), Jeremy Abbott (USA) and ice dancers Meryl Davis/Charlie White took the lead on the first day of Rostelecom Cup in Moscow...
24 November 2011
The 2011/2012 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating continues this Friday with Rostelecom Cup in Moscow, Russia. The Rostelecom Cup is the sixth and last event in the series and competition will be exciting with several contenders still aiming to qualify for ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Quebec (CAN) next month...
19 November 2011
Patrick Chan (CAN), Elizaveta Tuktamisheva (RUS), Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) and Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov (RUS) struck gold at Trophee Eric Bompard in Paris on Saturday...
18 November 2011
In accordance with the ISU Regulations, Rule 425, paragraph 8, Members may send to the ISU Secretariat, with a copy to the Chair of the Single and Pair Skating Technical Committee, applications for ISU Sponsored and...
18 November 2011
Patrick Chan (CAN), Elizaveta Tuktamisheva (RUS), pair skaters Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov (RUS) and ice dancers Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) took the lead Friday as the Trophee Bompard opened in Paris...
17 November 2011
The 2011/2012 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating continues this Friday with Trophee Eric Bompard in Paris, France. The Trophee Bompard is the fifth of six events in the series. Competition will be tough with several skaters vying for a spot in the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final...
17 November 2011
In accordance with the ISU Regulations, Rule 425, paragraph 8, Members may send to the ISU Secretariat, with a copy to the Chair of the Ice Dance Technical Committee, applications for ISU Recognized Ice Dance Judges’ Seminars 2012 for...
16 November 2011
The ISU announces that the Single & Pair Skating Technical Committee through an initiative supported by the ISU Development Program is organizing an International Pair Skating Development Training Seminar for Coaches and Pair Skaters in...
15 November 2011
The ISU announces that the Ice Dance Technical Committee through an initiative supported by the ISU Development Program is organizing an International Ice Dance Development Training Seminar for Coaches and Ice Dance Couples of Junior age and...
13 November 2011
Daisuke Takahashi (JPN) skated off with the gold medal Sunday at the conclusion of NHK Trophy in Sapporo (JPN)...
12 November 2011
Akiko Suzuki (JPN), pair skaters Yuko Kavaguti/Alexander Smirnov (RUS) and ice dancers Maia Shibutani/Alex Shibutani (USA) skated to victory at NHK Trophy. Daisuke Takahashi (JPN) won the Men's Short Program...
11 November 2011
Akiko Suzuki (JPN), pair skaters Aliona Savchenko/Robin Szolkowy (GER) and ice dancers Elena Ilinykh/ Nikita Katsalapov (RUS) took the lead as the NHK Trophy opened in Sapporo (JPN) Friday...
10 November 2011
The 2011/2012 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating continues this Friday with NHK Trophy in Sapporo, Japan. NHK Trophy is the fourth of six events in the series. While several skaters compete in their second Grand Prix event and are hoping to secure their spot in the Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final, others are entering the series just now...
05 November 2011
Carolina Kostner (ITA), Jeremy Abbott(USA), Yuko Kavaguti/Alexander Smirnov (RUS) and Ekaterina Bobrova/Dmitri Soloviev (RUS) claimed the gold at Cup of China in Shanghai Sunday.
04 November 2011
Carolina Kostner (ITA), Artur Gachinski (RUS), pair skaters Yuko Kavaguti/Alexander Smirnov (RUS) and ice dancers Ekaterina Bobrova/ Dmitri Soloviev (RUS) took the lead as the Cup of China kicked off Friday in Shanghai...
03 November 2011
The 2011/2012 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating continues this Friday with the Cup of China in Shanghai...
02 November 2011
The draw by number for the above-mentioned event was held on October 29, 2011, at the “Majors’ Room”, Hershey Centre, Mississauga, Canada in the presence of Mr. David Dore, ISU Vice-President Figure Skating, Mr. Peter Krick, Chair Sports Directorate and...
30 October 2011
Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) danced to the gold at the conclusion of Skate Canada International Sunday in Mississauga, Ontario...
29 October 2011
Patrick Chan (CAN), pair skaters Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov and Elizaveta Tuktamisheva (RUS) claimed gold at Skate Canada International on Saturday in Mississauga, Ontario...
28 October 2011
Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) won the Short Dance at Skate Canada International on Friday. Earlier, Javier Fernandez (ESP) grabbed the Men's Short, Tatiana Volosozhar/ Maxim Trankov (RUS) lead the pairs and Elizaveta Tuktamisheva (RUS) the Ladies...
27 October 2011
The 2011/2012 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating continues this Friday with Skate Canada International in Mississauga, Ontario. Olympic Champions Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir (CAN) and 2011 World Champion Patrick Chan (CAN) and will compete in their first Grand Prix event of the season this week...
26 October 2011
The ISU was informed and based on footage placed on Youtube was able to confirm that Brandon Mroz’s (USA) performed a quadruple Lutz...
23 October 2011
Aliona Savchenko/Robin Szolkowy (GER) rallied back to take gold in the pairs event Sunday at Hilton HHonors Skate America. Alissa Czisny (USA) claimed the Ladies gold...
22 October 2011
Ice Dancers Meryl Davis/Charlie White (USA) and Michal Brezina (CZE) won the first gold medals at Hilton HHonors Skate America Saturday ...
21 October 2011
The ISU Council met on October 14 -16 in Milano, Italy. The following were among the decisions taken by the Council during the meeting...
21 October 2011
The remaining YOG Quota Places for the Single & Pair Skating and the Ice Dance competitions at the 2012 Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) have been...
21 October 2011
Ice Dance World Champions Meryl Davis/Charlie White (USA) took the lead in the Short Dance at Hilton HHonours Skate America on Friday. Earlier, Michal Brezina (CZE) won the Men's Short Prorgram...
20 October 2011
The ISU Grand Prix of Figure series 2011/12 opens Friday in Ontario (USA) with Hilton Honours Skate America. Skate America is the first of six events in the series...
17 October 2011
Judges Draw by number for ISU Figure Skating Championships 2012
07 October 2011
The previously mentioned documents are now available.
06 October 2011
ISU Communications No. 1699 have been published further to ISU Communication No. 1692.
02 September 2011
Announcement and forms for the World Junior Figure Skating Championships 2012 are available
02 September 2011
Announcement and forms for the Four Continents Championships 2012 are available for
01 September 2011
Announcement and forms for the European Championships as well as for the Worlds Synchronized Skating Championships 2012 are available for
30 August 2011
The Ice Dance Technical Committee has produced an educational DVD to help Technical Panels, coaches and couples to have a common understanding on requirements for Key Points and