Pre-Juvenile – Adult 2019-20 Synchronized Skating Domestic Requirements

Below are the Beginner 1 to Elementary, and at STAR 1 – 3 competitions a synchro element event will be held for

BEGINNER I  – teams may consist of 4 to 8 skaters (no music or program required, no age restrictions,  elements will be skated one at a time)

                        Linear element (block)

                        Linear element (line)

                        Intersection element

                        Rotating element (circle or wheel)

 

Assessed to Standard Synchronized Skating

Assessment criteria and minimum element considerations are detailed in the Synchro Assessed to Standard Guide

 

Beginner I

Teams consist of eight to16 skaters

Age: At least 75% of the skaters must not have reached the age of 12 before July 1 preceding the competition

The team will perform a free skating program to music a maximum of two minutes ten seconds in length

A well-balanced Beginner I SYS program contains:

Linear element (block)

Linear element (line)

Intersection element

Rotating element (choice of circle or wheel)

 

Beginner II

Teams consist of eight to16 skaters

Age: Skaters must not have reached the age of 12 before July 1 preceding the competition and at least 75% of the skaters must not have reached the age of 10 before July 1 preceding the competition

The team shall perform a free skating program to music a maximum of two minutes forty seconds in length

A well-balanced Beginner II SYS program contains:

Pivoting element (block)

Linear element (line)

Intersection element

Rotating element (wheel)

Rotating element (circle)

 

Elementary

Teams consist of eight to16 skaters

Age: Skaters must not have reached the age of 15 before July 1 preceding the competition

The team shall perform a free skating program to music a maximum of two minutes forty seconds in length

A well-balanced Elementary SYS program contains:

Pivoting element (block)

Linear element (line)

Intersection element

Rotating element (circle)

Rotating element (wheel)