ISU’s Grand Prix Event ‘Rostelcom Cup’ Impacted by latest IOC Executive Board (EB) Decision on WADA Russian Doping Report?
The following paragraph included in the IOC Executive Board Statement on the WADA Independent Person Report will now bring Figure Skating front and center… The Paragraph in question (read from … Continue reading
I borrowed the title of this note from a thread at Golden Skate Forum. With the official end of secret judging approved last month at the ISU Congress I find … Continue reading
“The statement that we’ve made today is a very clear indication that over the long haul, our responsibility is to protect clean athletes and this is what this says,” IAAF … Continue reading
Jan Dijkema (NED) has been elected the first new President of the International Skating Union (ISU) in 22 years replacing Ottavio Cinquanta. The 71-year-old Dijkema won by 63 votes to … Continue reading
Reform candidate calls for changes in ISU management; elimination of anonymous judging; total revamp of IJS [Republished here with permission of ‘A Divine Sport’ creator/author, Claire Cloutier] Christopher Buchanan is … Continue reading
With the latest ‘Vision Statement’ published today (May 21, 2016) by ISU Presidential Candidate Christopher Buchanan of Great Britain, all four candidates manifestos are now available to all within the … Continue reading
Didier Gailhauget expands on his vision for taking the ISU in a new direction. He concludes that that it is definitely Figure Skating that sustains the ISU, its other disciplines … Continue reading