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Disciplines of Ice Skating
 
There are three distinctive sports of ice skating. Each have evolved into separate disciplines of divisions:
 
 
   1.
Figure Skating
        
    
Disciplines
    
Tests
Competition Requirements

     
Free Skating - Singles
   
Free Skating
MITF
Free Skating

   
Pair Skating
   
Pairs
MITF
Pairs


*Ice Dancing
   
Compulsory dances
Free Dance
MITF
Compulsory dances
Free Dance

   
Synchronized Team Skating
   
MITF
MITF
Compulsory dances

   
Theater On Ice
   
No tests
MITF
Free Skating

Showcase - Artistic and Interpretive Skating Events
   
No tests
MITF
Free Skating

Moves In The Field (MITF) MITF No Competitions

School Figures Figure
No Competitions
  2.
Ice Hockey

    
Disciplines
    
Tests
Competition Requirements




   3. Speed Skating

    
Disciplines
    
Tests
Competition Requirements

Long Track



Short Track



*Compulsory Dance tests can be performed with a partner and as a solo

References:


Resources:

The following internet links have been gleaned from personal communications
combined with information from public institutions and athletic organizations/
associations that have a web presence with information concerning team and
individual sports programs:

  
Ice Sports
          Competitions for Basic Skills Skaters
PDF  Colleges with Intercollegiate Skating Clubs
PDF  Colleges with Synchronized Skating Programs
Skating Associations

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