Figure Skating

Figure skating is a sport in which individuals, pairs, or groups perform spins, jumps, footwork and other intricate and challenging moves on ice skates. Figure skaters compete at various levels from beginner up to the Olympic level (senior), and at local, national, and international competitions.

Link: Schedule for figure skating.

Specific Team Info

Music
Please open the Dropbox folder:
https://www.dropbox.com/home/Music%20Figure%20Skating%20SWEDEN%20Invitational%202020?select=Music+List.xlsx

In this folder you shall download your music for the figure skating competitions – no later than January 27th, 2020. The file must be named so we can identify it to the specific athlete.

You must also fill in the Excel sheet with the information needed for the Competition organization.

Arrival and registration at Östersund Arena
Upon arrival the first day at the arena, Saturday February 1st
, please visit the Sports information desk and register all your athletes. You must register your athletes well before the start

Coaches meeting
The place for the coaches meeting is on the 1st
 floor in a room called “Teorisalen” and will be held at the following times:

  • January 1st – 10.00
  • January 2nd – 13.30
  • January 3rd – 14.00
  • January 4th – 14.00

Parking at Östersund Arena
Those of you traveling by your own car will find a big parking on the other side of the big road (Arenavägen) just outside the Arena.
Parking is not allowed just next to the Arena (Entrance A and B).

Storage at stadium
The assigned dressing room is also where you can store your private belongings during the day of competition.

Dressing rooms
On the ground floor, straight ahead from the athlete entrance you will find the dressing rooms: 3, 4 and 5.

Warm up areas
One of the rooms called “Off ice” will be booked for warm up outside of the ice rink. Off ice is located on the 1st
 floor, right next to the main rink and the LOC office.
The room is available during these hours:

  • February 1st – 08.30 – 15.00
  • February 2nd – 08.30 – 15.15
  • February 3rd – 08.30 – 19.00
  • February 4th – 13.30 – 17.00

Contacts

Office Name Telephone Email
Chief of competition Maria Lundin 46 70 212 83 09 Tavling.ifcastor@gmail.com
Technical Delegate Katarina Rauch kath.rauch@gmail.com
Main Operation center
/Head of sports
Patrik Jemteborn +46 70 671 2008 Patrik.jemteborn@swe2021.org
Accommodation office Jessica Thylin +46 702030166 jessica.thylin@visitostersund.se
Transportation Office Maria Lönnborg +46 76 846 81 15 Maria.lonnborg@skidskytte.se
Sports information desk Christina Persson +46 702547222

Race Office
The office is placed the 1st floor just next to the Competition Rink and “Off Ice”. Open daily from February 1st at 08.00 – 20.00 until February 4th at 08.00 – 19.00.

Sports information desk (SID) & Information desk
The SID and information desk are located on the ground floor, close to the dressing rooms.

Lunch
Lunch will be served in the restaurant on the 1st floor.

Commercial rights
It is not allowed to wear any commercial logos on the competition and the warm-up clothes.

Flags and national symbols
It’s not allowed to wear any national flags on the competition and the warm-up clothes. National flags are not allowed on the competition arenas.

Link: Rules
Link: Fact Sheet

IF Castor
Local Sports Organizer

Östersund Arena

Competitions in figure skating will take place in Östersund Arena, a multi-purpose venue close to the city center of Östersund. Östersund Arena has two large halls with artificial ice rinks, making it an optimal place to hold competitions in figure skating and speed skating. Read more about Östersund Arena.