The British Olympic Association (BOA) today announced that six figure skaters have been officially selected for Team GB for the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games. The six athletes join the male and female curling teams already selected, bringing the total Team GB size to 16.
Full athlete profiles can be found on www.teamgb.com:
• Jenna McCorkell (born: Coleraine, lives: Ninove, Belgium/Dundee) (Ladies)
• Nick Buckland (born: Nottingham, lives: New Jersey, USA/Nottingham) (Ice Dance)
• Penny Coomes (born: Maidenhead, lives: New Jersey, USA/Nottingham) (Ice Dance)
• David King (born: Carlisle, Cumbria, lives: Bradenton, Florida) (Pairs)
• Stacey Kemp (born: Preston, lives: Bradenton, Florida) (Pairs)
• Matthew Parr (born: Newcastle, lives: Dundee) (Team Men’s representative)
Winter Olympian Jenna McCorkell is 11 times British Champion and the single most successful female ice skater ever to hail from Northern Ireland.
She was the youngest ever skater to make it onto the
The recent ISU International synchronized skating competition, the Winter Cup in Belgium was very well-attended by British teams and NISA would like to congratulate everyone who competed on the excellent results achieved.
ISU Senior Category: Team Spirit WWSSC – 2nd place
The announcement for the above competition is attached. This is a club international competition open to Junior, Novice and Cub skaters, to be held in the Czech Republic from 11th – 15th February 2014.
Junior Ice Dance couple Eleanor Hirst, 14 and Jake Fearnley, 17 have been promoted to the NISA performance squad.
The promotion from NISA’s development squad means the duo will now be given the chance to represent Team GB at international competitions and at Junior Grand Prix... [continued]Read More »
Please find attached the announcement for the above competition, an international club competition for Mixed Age synchro teams on Saturday 29th March 2014.
The current rankings are now available for download on the Synchro page of the NISA website, together with a rankings form for submission of scores for inclusion in the rankings. Please note that only those competitions approved by the Technical Director will be permitted for inclusion... [continued]Read More »
We are pleased to confirm that competitive test applications from the British Championships can now be submitted.
Any skaters wishing to use their scores for a competitive test pass should send the relevant paperwork and fee to Susanna Gentil in the NISA office by 6th January 2014, which... [continued]Read More »
The Performance Director in conjunction with the Performance Sub-Group is pleased to announce the nominations for the European Figure Skating Championships 2014 as per the attached sheet. This nomination is based on the formula of highest international score achieved in an ISU recognised... [continued]Read More »
Save the Children are hoping to break the world record for the most people dancing wearing Christmas jumpers. Hosted and choreographed by Arlene Phillips, the record attempt will take place at Westfield, London, W12 and, as there is a beautiful ice rink, we would love ice skaters to take... [continued]Read More »
The Guinness World Record for the longest conga on ice was broken when 353 participants took to the rink at Canary Wharf’s Canada Square Park to raise money for BBC Children In Need.
The charity skate, which was organised by Tresor Paris and Ice Rink Canary Wharf, beat the previous record
The country’s leading figure skaters rose to the occasion to produce some stunning performances at the 2013 British Championships.
Vying for potential places in Team GB’s Sochi 2014 squad, as well as national titles, members of the National Ice Skating Association’s performance squad... [continued]Read More »
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For information of the Adult figure skating competition in Oberstdorf please visit the link below.
Synchronized skating team Team Spirit, of Wales and West Synchronized Skating Club, has achieved the Senior qualifying score for the International Development Squad. The score was achieved at the recent Cardiff International Club Competition on Monday 18th November 2013. Team Spirit is... [continued]Read More »
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NISA is reintroducing a Partner Search facility on our website on a trial basis. If you are a solo Ice Dancer or a Pairs skater without a partner, you can fill in the attached form and send to NISA to advertise your details and partner requirements on our website. Please send your... [continued]Read More »
A Scottish ice skating coach is celebrating after winning a prestigious Highland Coaching Award.
Amanda Clinton, who coaches skaters between the ages of 6 to 60 at the Inverness Ice Centre, was honoured in the Development Coach of the Year category at the awards event held at Dingwall... [continued]Read More »
Please find attached the announcement for the above competition, an adult competition for Men, Ladies, Pairs, Ice Dance and Synchronized Skating teams.
The Essential Guide to the British Championships 2013 can be found here http://www.iceskating.org.uk/node/4060
British Synchronized Skating Championships 18th & 19th January 2014 - Closing Date Reminder – Monday December 16th 2013. Please include TEAM PHOTOS with your entry forms.
A Level 1, 2 and level 2 SK8 UK Assessment day has been scheduled for LEE VALLEY on Monday 16 December 2013.
The day will cover the following:
Level 1 Workshops and assessments
Level 2 On & Off Ice assessments
Level 2 Skate UK On & Off Ice assessments
If you would like to attend... [continued]Read More »
Field Moves, Elements, Free and Dance to Level... [continued]Read More »
All categories (Jun D, C, B, A, Senior and Masters) are present. Distances are two times 500m and 1000m. It is 20Euros per competitor to enter and all entrants must be a member of a club affiliated to the national association for that country (NISA for UK clubs). Anyone interested please... [continued]Read More »
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Higher Level Dance... [continued]Read More »
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Dance & Singles Levels... [continued]Read More »
Single or Twin £54.00
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British Figure Skating Championship Results
2013/2014 please click here - Sheffield November 26th - 30th
British Synchronized Skating Championship Results
British Solo Ice Dance Championship Results
British Adult Championship Results
IJS Event Results
The National Ice Skating Association (NISA) have contracted CRVS, to assist you in obtaining your DBS check. CRVS will provide you with the expertise and administrative support to guide you through the whole Disclosure application process. This will start from your initial registration... [continued]Read More »
If any skater has a question regarding any of their times on these documents in order for a time to be changed they will need to submit an official protocol containing the time in question to Michelle Neville.
The national rankings for the 2013/14 season including all scores submitted up to today’s 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 »
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EduCare for Sport is designed to help to ensure all coaches, skaters and volunteers are fully up to date on all essential areas of Duty of Care. The National Ice Skating Association has recently been working in conjunction with the EduCare initiative and would be very pleased to offer... [continued]Read More »