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How Skate Canada Judging Works



How Skate Canada Judging Works

STAR 1-4

The STAR 1-4 competition program is where figure skating begins! The STAR system is designed to introduce skaters to performing and eventually competing. Skaters in STAR 1-4 are assessed against a standard for each element and program component …

COS & GTSA Endorses True Sport



COS & GTSA Endorses True Sport

Skate Canada – Central Ontario (COS) is pleased to endorse TRUE SPORT, a national movement made up of communities and groups across Canada working to ensure that sport provides a positive, meaningful and enriching experience for all participants.

True Sports …

Know Your Skating: A Glossary



Know Your Skating: A Glossary

Singles Skating Terms

Jumps

Waltz Jump: Generally the first rotational jump that skaters learn. The skater takes off from a forward outside edge, completes 1/2 revolution in the air, and lands on the back outside edge of the opposite …