Please note that an update has been made to the 2018-2019 Synchronized Skating Technical Handbook. On page 4, the final sentence regarding the horizontal view for number of lines to start the No Hold Element has been removed.
The 2018-2019 Synchronized Skating Technical Handbook (Domestic Requirements) has been posted to the Skate Canada Info Centre under Guides. These are applicable to Pre-Juvenile through to Senior as well as Adult categories. Any questions or clarifications can be addressed via email to Mary Ellen McDonald at [email protected]
The NCCP pathway for Skate Canada coaches is being streamlined. The new model will take effect on January 1, 2019. Please click the link below for more information: New NCCP Pathways – Streamlined 2019
What is the date for full implementation? STAR 6-Gold assessment implementation is September 1, 2019. From this date forward, the previous Senior Bronze through Gold tests will no longer be available. When will resources for coaches and officials be available? Resources are being finalized and will be posted to Info Centre and communicated to stakeholders […]
The ISU has published an additional Q&A document for Ice Dance available at this location. Please check back to this location regularly throughout the season for updates to ISU technical documentation for this discipline.
The International Skating Union (ISU) has expand the Grade of Execution (GOE) from a 7 point scale (+3 to -3) to an 11 point scale (+5 to -5). Skate Canada has implemented the new expanded scale across all disciplines and levels starting July 1st, 2018. Training is available to all Skate Canada stakeholders, particularly judges […]