The result of the EGM vote today [Saturday 18th May] was a 68.36 per cent in favour of the motion to approve the adoption of new articles. However, this outcome was below the 75 per cent vote required to elicit a change in the articles, which is required.
The NISA board will now urgently review this matter and report back to the membership.
For full event information please go to - http://www.iceskating.org.uk/admin/edit_event/4070
Please find attached the announcement of the ISUs Development Seminar for Novice Ice Dance couples and their coaches, which is being held in Torun, Poland on 2nd 11th August 2013.Read More »
1. The ISU has now issued their International Competition list for Synchro Teams for the 2013/2014 season. Would all teams wishing to compete internationally at Advanced Novice, Junior or Senior ISU competitions please register with Emma Walton at the NISA Office by email ... [continued]Read More »
The national rankings for the 2012/13 season including all scores submitted up to todays date are now available. Please note that you will only be included in the rankings if you have requested this and submitted your score (excluding NISA-allocated International Competitions where your... [continued]Read More »
The following skaters have been selected for the NISA Performance Squad for the 2013-14 season. (NB please note that confirmation of a Performance Squad place is subject to signature of the updated Performance Squad agreement to be issued shortly):
Great Britain have been awarded three figure skating places for the 2014 Winter Olympics by the International Skating Union.
The three spots for the Games in Sochi, Russia, are reward for Britain's results at the World Championships in Canada in March this year.
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Northern Ireland's Jenna McCorkell is in line to compete at next year's Winter Olympics after Team GB secured a place in the ladies singles event.
The International Skating Union has allocated places based on results at World Championships in Ontario in which McCorkell finished in 20th... [continued]Read More »
The draw for the Pattern dances for the Advance Novice IJS Couples was held at the NISA offices on the 22-05-2013. The Pattern Dances drawn are the Killian (6seq) and Blues (3 seq).
Sheffield 17th and 18th August 2013
NISA would like to clarify that for this, the first Adult Development Camp, it is NOT necessary for applicants to be NISA members. If you are interested in applying please see the information in the News Item below and return your application form... [continued]Read More »
Conflicts of Interest
There have been occasions, previously considered acceptable, where people who are related have worked on the same event but on different officiating panels, ie Technical Panel and Judging Panel.
Following adverse comments by participating members on the perception of
Please note that all NISA technical panel officials will be required to attend a seminar that will incorporate a practical assessment and written exam in order to re certify. This will then be required once every three years. If any official has re certified through the ISU then... [continued]Read More »
Probationary Technical Specialists will receive an information pack and be included on the Judges and Officials official lists. This will entitle them to seek opportunities to listen in and practice beside panels where agreement has been given by the Organiser and the Technical... [continued]Read More »
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The announcement giving the criteria for the British Adult Championships to be held on the 29th-31st of May 2014 can be found here http://www.iceskating.org.uk/node/6131
Message: The NISA Board wish to apologise to P.J.Hallam who was incorrectly prevented from competing in the Junior Mens Free Program at the recent Lee Valley IJS. Under the jump restriction rules, the rule for progression to the free program states that those attempting the required... [continued]Read More »
The International School of Skating has up and coming camps. Please see attachments below for details.
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Based at the National Ice Skating Association, Nottingham, we are looking for temporary cover during the summer to provide support to our Events Co-ordinator.
Reporting to the Office Manager, the Office Junior/Events Assistant will support the Events Co-ordinator in the NISA office with... [continued]Read More »
Regrettably we are unable to accept Competitive Test Applications for the singles/free skating at the Bracknell Open as the panels did not qualify.
Alistair Wilson, NISA Technical Director
For more information please go to http://www.adultskating.org/index.php/download_file/view/987/.
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Field Moves, Elements and Free Levels 1-10
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For any further information they can visit http://www.skate-disc.co.uk/index.php/events
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Application, Entry and Membership forms can be downloaded here.
To download the relevant form, simply right-click on the link and 'Save Target As . . . ' which will allow you to save the file to disk. Then all you need to do is print the form, fill it out and send it to NISA at:
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Name: Jenna McCorkell
Category: Senior Ladies
Date of Birth: 15 September 1986
Hometown: Coleraine Northern Ireland
Skating club/training rink: Dundee Scotland
Coach: Simon and Debi Briggs
Choreographer: Lorna Brown/ Mark Hanretty
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The 2012/13 Great Britain Figure Skating SquadRead More »
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Skate UK is NISA's flagship learn-to-skate programme for beginners of all ages that teaches the fundamental movements and basic skills. The programme emphasizes fun and continuous movement and is taught in a group lesson format;... [continued]Read More »
How to Fill Out a Planned Program Content Sheet - Click Here
For a copy of the Test Organiser Manual click here
For a blank copy of the Test Record Book please click here
For a copy of the Local Test Organiser Club Nomination Form click here
For a list of test organisers see below.
Aberdeen Linx Ice Arena
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This vote to adopt the updated articles for NISA is a direct response to the Tomlin ruling from the High Court on company law and to conform with UK Sports requirements for governance of our sport.
The NISA board urge all members to vote; either in person OR via proxy vote on the... [continued]Read More »