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    17th Annual Shamrock Skate
    Sunday, March 26, 2017

    RMU Island Sports Center's 
    Shamrock Skate Combine Competition
    17th Annual ISI Team Competition 
    &
    1st Annual Compete USA Competition

    (ISI & Compete USA (LTSkate USA) are hosted as separate events)

    Sunday, March 26, 2017

     

    RMU Island Sports Center is proud to announce its 1st annual ISI and Compete USA (LTSkate USA) competition day. Both ISI and United States Figure Skating (USFS) are great organizations to help skaters grow and develop and RMU ISC would like to welcome skaters & coaches who support one or both of these great organizations! 

    On behalf of RMU Island Sports Center, we would like to cordially invite all skaters to attend the 17th Annual Shamrock Skate ISI Team Competition & 1st Annual Compete USA Open Competition at RMU Island Sports Center in Pittsburgh, PA. 

    We will be hosting each competition separately following the rules & competition guidelines of each organization.  ISI & Compete USA events are not combined and will be run and judged separately following the competition guidelines of each individual organization.  

    Skaters are welcome to enter both the ISI & Compete USA portions of the Shamrock Skate.  Event fees are separate and cannot be combined.  Skaters who enter both ISI & Compete USA will need to submit each individual application and pay the registration fees as indicated - 1st event fee & additional fees for each separate competition.  



    Click on the links below to open pdf files for the competition details and registration forms:

    ISI EVENTS

    COMPETE USA/US FIGURE SKATING EVENTS

    ISI Events will feature:

    All Skaters must be current members with ISI

    • Tots - Freestyle 8 - Program with Music
    • Tots - Freestyle 8 - Compulsory Moves
    • Tots - Freestyle 8 - Spotlight & Couples Spotlight
    • Bronze - Platinum Freestyle Program with Music


    Compete USA Events will feature:

    All Skaters must be current members with a Learn to Skate USA program or US FS Club or Individual Membership

    • LTSk8 USA - Snowplow Sam - Basic 6; Pre-Free Skate - Free Skate 6 - Program with Music
    • LTSk8 USA - Snowplow Sam - Basic 6; Pre-Free Skate - Free Skate 6  - Compulsory Moves
    • US FS - Beginner - Preliminary - Well Balanced Freestyle Program with Music
    • US FS - Beginner - Preliminary - Test Track Program with Music (Skaters MAY NOT enter both Test Track & Well Balanced Program)
    • US FS - Beginner - Preliminary - Compulsory Moves
    • LTSk8 USA - Basic 1 - 2 - 3 - Synchronized Team Skating Programs with Music.

    Below you will find all necessary forms and information about the Shamrock Skate competition. Please return applications to RMU Island Sports Center no later than Friday, February 17, 2017. A competition schedule will be posted on our website & send to all skaters & coaches who provide a legible email address.   Applications received after Friday, February 17 may not be accepted based on registration and ice time availability

    For your convenience, there is a full service snack bar and pro-shop located inside the facility. Locker rooms will be available to competitors during the competition. 

    Awards will be given to all skaters: Medals for 1st, 2nd & 3rd places, Ribbons for 4th & 5th places (no more than 5 skaters in a group)  Express Awards on competition day: Awards will be presented, at the award podium, to skaters immediately following event placement posting.



    Shamrock Skate Schedules
    Schedules will be posted for the 2017 Competition least 2 weeks prior to the competition.


    Please Note: Flowers for your skaters will not be available for sale this year at Shamrock Skate.



    Competition Hair-Styling
    The Steel City Blades will be offering hair-styling - on-site - to take away your stress of your "competition-do!" for the Shamrock Skate. SCB will provide hairspray, glitter, hair pins and ribbon (for Spiral style). For sanitary reasons, please bring your own brush/comb and bling clips or scrunchie to match the skater’s competition dress.
    Please a detailed flier with information about styles, fees and scheduling - will be available soon.

    SCB Hair Flier - click on link to see hairstyles and fees


    Buns, Braids & Blades Schedule Link:
    Available March 1, 2017



    Please direct questions to:
    Skating Director, Beth Sutton
    412.397.4469
    sutton@rmu.edu


    We look forward to seeing you there!