The Lake Superior Figure Skating Club is pleased to announce

ALGOMA SUPER SERIES 2019

John Rhodes Community Centre 
260 Elizabeth Street, Sault Ste. Marie, ON 
January 12 - 13, 2019

Sanctioned by Skate Canada Northern Ontario

 

 

REGISTRATION: Registration for this event is an online submission and must be completed in full, including payment. Registrants must also acknowledge and agree to all policies listed in the cart for the entry to be finalized. Please have the following ready before registering: Skate Canada Category Information Coach’s email Credit card information Registration opens at 2:00 pm, noon on Wednesday, October 31, 2018.

CLOSING DATE: Access to online registration will cease at 11:59 pm on Sunday, November 18, 2018. Registrations will be accepted on a first come - first serve basis with restrictions in certain categories to accommodate the scheduling of categories. Please review your entry information before submitting.

ATHLETE ACCREDITATION: All athletes participating in Super Series events will receive a Skate Ontario Athlete Accreditation Tag at their first Super Series competition. Athletes are required to retain this tag and show/wear at all subsequent Super Series events including the Skate Ontario Provincial Championships in Mississauga, March 7- 10, 2019. There is no charge for the first tag but there is a $25 replacement fee for lost or forgotten tags. This replacement fee must be paid at the competition, prior to competing

CATEGORIES: Starting Orders shall be determined by a random draw in each category. For event requirements and specifications, please refer to the 2018-2019 Skate Canada Technical Handbook (Skate Canada Rulebook). For technical requirements for all STAR categories please link to: https://info.skatecanada.ca/

The following categories are to be held at Lake Superior Figure Skating Club - Super Series:

SINGLES FREE SKATING:

PRE-JUVENILE Women/Men (U11)
Shall be under the age of 11 before July 1, 2018

Women/Men (U13)
Shall be under the age of 13 before July 1, 2018

JUVENILE Women/Men (U12)
Shall be under the age of 12 before July 1, 2018

Women/Men (U14)
Shall be under the age of 14 before July 1, 2018 STAR 1 Girls/Boys No age requirement

STAR 2 TO GOLD Women/Men
No age requirement

STAR 4 & 5 Women/Men (U10)
Shall be under the age of 10 before July 1, 2018

Women/Men (U13)
Shall be under the age of 13 before July 1, 2018

Women/Men (Over 13)
Shall be 13 years or over before July 1, 2018

NOTE: Athletes may register for 1 Free Skate and STAR 7 or STAR 9

SUPPLEMENTARY CATEGORIES:

INTERPRETIVE

Pre-Introductory

Introductory

ELEMENTS:

STAR 2 - 4

STAR 5 – 10

Gold

TEAM ELEMENTS:

STAR 2 Team

STAR 3 Team

STAR 4 Team

STAR 5 Team

STAR 6 Team

SHOWCASE & GROUP SHOWCASE:

Showcase 1

Showcase 2

CREATIVE IMPROV:

Creative Improv 1

Creative Improv 2

ENTRY FEES Payable by VISA or MasterCard only. No other form of payment will be accepted.

SINGLES:

STAR 1
$50 per person

STAR 2-3 FREESKATE
$60 per person

STAR 4 FREESKATE
$70 per person

STAR 5 to Gold FREESKATE
$120.00 per person

INTERPRETIVE
$40 per person

TEAM ELEMENTS
$40 per team

STAR ELEMENTS
$40 per person

SHOWCASE & CREATIVE IMPROV
$40 per person

FOR INQUIRIES CONTACT: Skate Ontario Event Staff of Point of Contact Therese Bilsborough tbilsborough@skateontario.org

RULES AND REGULATIONS Registration is finalized only when all information and payment is complete. Your receipt of payment is your registration confirmation. Please print your receipt and retain for your records.

LATE ENTRIES: Entries received after the closing date will be considered by the Technical Representative for registration. Late entries are subject to a $100.00 late fee. No late entries will be considered after start orders are posted (2 weeks before event start).

REFUNDS: Full refunds will be given for any cancelled categories.

MEDICAL REFUNDS: Medical refunds will be granted at 50% of registration fees until the commencement of the competition on January 12, 2019. All medical requests must be sent to Therese Bilsborough tbilsborough@skateontario.org. This request MUST be received before the first skate of the day on January 12, 2019 and MUST be accompanied by a signed medical physician’s (MD) note. Notes from non-medical care providers such as physiotherapists, chiropractors or athletic therapists are NOT acceptable.

WITHDRAWALS PRIOR TO REGISTRATION CLOSE: If an entry is withdrawn prior to November 18, 2018, a refund (less an administrative fee of $35.00) will be granted.

RESTRICTIONS: In the case of a very large entry in any category, the entries will be drawn into groups. Athletes cannot register in two categories of the same discipline. For example: registering both in STAR 8 Free Skate and Juvenile Singles will not be allowed. Athletes may register for 1 Free Skate and STAR 7 or STAR 9.

AGE REQUIREMENTS: As on July 1, 2018.

ON-SITE REGISTRATION: All competitors and Skate Canada registered coaches are required to register upon arrival at the arena. Registration and music registration will commence one hour prior to the first category of the day. Each competitor will receive an accreditation tag/ribbon that must be retained and used as a pass for the duration of the competition. All skaters MUST have their music and planned program content sheet (if applicable) when registering. All Ontario Coaches must carry their Skate Ontario Coach Accreditation Tag.

ATHLETE ACCREDITATION: All athletes participating in Super Series events will receive a Skate Ontario Athlete Accreditation Tag at their first Super Series competition. Athletes are required to retain this tag and show at all subsequent Super Series events including the Skate Ontario Provincial Championships in Mississauga, March 7-10, 2019. There is no charge for the first tag but there is a $25 replacement fee for lost or forgotten tags. This replacement fee must be paid at the competition prior to competing. COACH

ACCREDITATION: To be accredited at the 2019 Skate Ontario Lake Superior Figure Skating Club - Super Series competition, coaches must be Primary STARSkate trained or certified. Ontario coaches must present their Skate Ontario issued Coach’s Accreditation Tag. No other form of identification will be accepted. Out of province coaches must provide proof at that they are a Registered Skate Canada Professional Coach in Good Standing when registering at the Coaches’ sign in table. Up to two certified coaches per entry will be accredited. All music used must be in the public domain or covered by the performing rights societies. Competitors who have music composed specifically for their programs either wholly or in part, are responsible for obtaining a written release from the composer for the use of such music on radio and/or television or appropriate clearance from the performing rights societies.

EVENT INFORMATION Ice Dimensions: 185 X 85 Schedule: Schedule, Entries and Start Orders will be posted on the Skate Ontario website at: http://www.skateontario.org Refreshments: The concession booth will be open during the competition

General Admission

Adult- $5.00 per day

Senior & Children 5 -12 years - $4.00 per day

Children 4 and under free!

HOTEL INFORMATION Participants are required to book their own accommodations. Quality Inn 180 Bay St Sault Ste Marie 705-945-9264 Code: “Lake Superior Figure Skating Club”