SUPER SERIES MANITOULIN
2019 February 22-24, 2019
NEMI Recreation Centre 9001 Hwy 6
Little Current, ON
Sanctioned by Skate Ontario

An invitation is extended to all eligible figure skaters to participate in the 2019 Skate Ontario Super Series – Manitoulin competition. Skate Canada rules and regulations will apply throughout the competition unless otherwise specified.

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 number Category Information Coach’s email Credit card information

Registration opens as follows: @ 10:00 AM on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 for STAR 5, STAR 6, STAR 7, STAR 8, STAR 9, STAR 10, GOLD, Pre-Juvenile, Juvenile, all STAR Couples Pattern Dances, all supplementary categories including individual and team elements, interpretive and STAR 2/3 couples and solo pattern dance @ 3:00 PM on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 for: Bronze Triathlon, Silver Triathlon, Gold Triathlon, Pre-Novice, Novice, Junior, Senior, all Adult categories

The detailed registration instructions are included on the Super Series – Manitoulin Event Registration site at: https://registration.skateontario.org/pages/Events1819/Manitoulin/

CLOSING DATE: Access to online registration will cease at 11:59 pm on January 6, 2019. Registrations will be accepted on a first come - first serve basis with restrictions in certain categories to accommodate the scheduling of categories. Please note that registration may close earlier if registration fills before January 6, 2019. If this happens, athletes may put themselves on a wait list and will be accommodated if possible. Please review your entry information before submitting.

CONFIRMATION EMAILS: An email copy of each registration invoice will be automatically generated and sent to the account holder at the email address on the registrant’s profile.

NEW! COACHES’ CONFIRMATION EMAILS: Coaches will receive an email confirming their athlete’s registration information if the correct email is provided at registration. It is the responsibility of the registrant to ensure the accuracy of the coach(es) email.

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/index.php/en-ca/guides/257-star-competition-programrequirements-guide-2018-2019.html

For technical requirements for all Competitive categories please link to: https://info.skatecanada.ca/index.php/en-ca/rules-of-sport/261-competitive-competitionprogram-requirements.html

For technical requirements for all Adult categories please link to: https://info.skatecanada.ca/index.php/en-ca/rules-of-sport/264-adult-competitionprogram-requirements.html

The following categories are to be held at the 2019 Skate Ontario Super Series – Manitoulin competition:

PRE-JUVENILE Women/Men Must have passed the complete Junior Bronze Free Skate test or higher.

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

Pair Must have passed the complete Junior Bronze Free Skate

JUVENILE Women/Men Must have passed the complete Junior Bronze Free Skate test or higher.

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

Pair Must have passed the complete Junior Bronze Free Skate test or higher. Shall be under the age of 16 before July 1, 2018 Dance Must have passed the complete Junior Bronze Dance test or higher. Shall be under the age of 16 before July 1, 2018 (Ten Fox & European)

SINGLES FREE SKATING:

STAR 1 Girls/Boys No age requirement

STAR 2 & 3 Girls/Boys 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 STAR 6 TO GOLD

Women/Men No age requirement

FOR PRE-NOVICE TO SENIOR SINGLES, PAIR & DANCE ONLY FREE PROGRAM/FREE DANCE IS OFFERED (NO SHORT PROGRAMS/PATTERN OR RHYTHM DANCES FOR PRE-NOVICE TO SENIOR)

PRE-NOVICE Women/Men Must have passed the complete Junior Bronze Free Skate test. Only Free Program offered Shall be under the age of 16 before July 1, 2018 Pair Must have passed the complete Junior Bronze Free Skate test Only Free Program offered Shall be under the age of 18 before July 1, 2018 Dance Must have passed the complete Junior Bronze Dance test or higher Only Free Dance offered Shall be under the age of 18 before July 1, 2018

NOVICE Women/Men Must have passed the complete Gold Free Skating test Only Free Program offered Shall be under the age of 17 before July 1, 2018 Pair Must have passed the complete Gold Free Skating test Free Program offered only No age requirements Dance Must have passed at least 2 pattern dances from the Gold Dance test or higher Free Dance offered only Woman shall be under the age of 19 before July 1, 2018 Men shall be under the age of 21 before, July 1, 2018

JUNIOR Women/Men Must have passed the complete Gold Free Skating test. Shall meet ISU Junior age criteria - max. limit only applies. Pair Must have passed the complete Gold Free Skating test Only Free Program offered No age requirement Dance Must have passed the complete Gold Dance test or higher Only Free Dance offered Shall meet ISU Junior age criteria - max. limit only applies

SENIOR Women/Men Must have passed the co STAR 8/9 At least one partner must have passed the Complete Star 5 Dance assessment Harris Tango (2 sequences) Blues (2 sequences) STAR 10 At least one partner must have passed the complete Junior Silver Dance test. Starlight Waltz (2 sequences) Silver Samba (2 sequences) Gold At least one partner must have passed the complete Junior Silver Dance test. Viennese Waltz (3 sequences) Argentine Tango (2 sequences) Diamond At least one partner must have passed the complete Junior Silver Dance test. Westminster Waltz (2 sequences) Rhumba (3 sequences)

SUPPLEMENTARY CATEGORIES:

INTERPRETIVE:

Pre-Introductory

Introductory

Bronze

Silver

Gold

INDIVIDUAL ELEMENTS:

STAR 2 - 6 STAR 7/8

TEAM ELEMENTS:

STAR 2 Team – STAR 5 Team

COUPLES PATTERN DANCE & SOLO PATTERN DANCE: STAR 2/3 Pattern Dance Baby Blues (2 sequences Note: For STAR 1 -3, boys and girls may be placed in the same group

ADULT SKATE CATEGORIES: *Please note the following age categories apply to Singles Free Skating and Interpretive Events. Adult skaters will be grouped by age groups at the discretion of the Tech Rep only. Young Adult (18 – 24 years), Class I (25 – 35 years), Class II (36 – 45 years) Class III (46 – 55 years), Class IV (56 years & over)

ADULT SINGLES FREE SKATING: Adult Intro Open Adult Bronze Free Skate Adult Silver Free Skate Adult Gold Free Skate Adult Masters Free Skate Adult Masters Elite Free Skate

ADULT INTERPRETIVE: Adult Introductory Interpretive Adult Bronze Interpretive Adult Silver Interpretive Adult Gold Interpretive Adult Elite Interpretive Adult Open Couples Interpretive Adult Open Masters Couples Interpretive

ADULT DANCE:

ADULT COUPLES PATTERN DANCE: Adult STAR 4/5 - Fourteenstep (4 sequences) & Willow Waltz (2 sequences) Adult STAR 6/7 - European Waltz (2 sequences) & Foxtrot (4 sequences) Adult STAR 8/9 – Rocker Foxtrot (4 sequences) & Starlight Waltz (2 sequences) Adult STAR 10/Gold – Viennese Waltz (3 sequences) & Quickstep (4 sequences) Adult Elite - Viennese Waltz (3 sequences) & Samba (2 sequences)

ADULT SOLO PATTERN DANCE: Adult Bronze Solo - Willow Waltz (2 sequences) & Ten Fox (3 sequences) Adult Silver Solo - Blues (3 sequences) & Rocker Foxtrot (4 sequences) Adult Gold Solo- Argentine Tango (2 sequences) & Quickstep (4 sequences) Adult Elite Solo – Cha Cha Congelado (2 sequences) & Viennese Waltz (3 sequences) Adult Open Solo Rhythm Dance – Argentine Tango -follow criteria as outlined in STAR Open Solo Rhythm Dance

ADULT FREE DANCE: Adult Bronze Free Dance Adult Silver Free Dance Adult Gold Free Dance

ADULT PAIRS: Adult Pair Adult Masters Pair ENTRY FEES Payable by VISA, MasterCard or American Express 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 - $120 per person

PRE-JUVENILE & JUVENILE - $120 per person

PRE-NOVICE, NOVICE, JUNIOR & SENIOR FREE PROGRAM/FREE DANCE - $120 per person/team

TRIATHLON $175 per person

DANCE:

PRE-JUVENILE & JUVENILE - $230 per team

STAR 4/5 COUPLES - DIAMOND COUPLES - $60 per couple

SUPPLEMENTARY CATEGORIES:

INTERPRETIVE - $40 per person

INDIVIDUAL ELEMENTS - $40 per person

TEAM ELEMENTS - $40 per team

COUPLE PATTERN DANCE & SOLO PATTERN DANCE - $40 per team/person

ADULT ENTRY FEES SINGLES - $120 per person

INTERPRETIVE - $90 per person

INTERPRETIVE COUPLES - $120 per couple

SOLO PATTERN DANCE - $120 per person

COUPLES PATTERN DANCE - $120 per couple

FREE DANCE $120 per couple PAIR - $120 per couple


FOR INQUIRIES CONTACT: Skate Ontario Event Staff Point of Contact Kelsey Bennett kbennett@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 February 22, 2019. All medical requests must be sent to Kelsey Bennett kbennett@skateontario.org. This request MUST be received before the first skate of the day on February 22, 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 January 6, 2019, 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 Juvenile Free Skate and Pre-Novice Singles will not be allowed. Athletes may register for two different disciplines such as Novice Singles and Novice Dance. STARSkate athletes may register for 1 STAR Free Skate and STAR 7 or STAR 9. Please note athletes registered in a competitive category i.e. Pre-Novice and Novice Free Skate may not register for 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. All skaters MUST have their music and planned program content sheet (if applicable) when registering.

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.

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 competition

General Admission Adult- $5.00 per day Seniors and Children 4 – 12 years - $4.00 per day Children under 4 years - free!