The Icemen Program attracts and retains male figure skaters by building a supportive community inclusive of athletes, parents, officials, and fans of figure skating. The Icemen Program is committed to changing the narrative as figure skating is for everyone.

Created in 2012, the Icemen program is focused on unifying the male members of U.S. Figure Skating. The program creates lasting friendships and camaraderie by providing opportunities throughout the year to connect with peers and role models, including Icemen events during competitions and camps.

The program, only open to male members, was developed by U.S. Figure Skating's Program Development Committee to give this group of skaters a sense of peer support and networking opportunities, while also encouraging them to continue their involvement in figure skating. 

Registration is no longer required for the Icemen program; information on opportunities to be involved in Icemen programming will be sent to all boys who are members of U.S. Figure Skating. To ensure you're on the email list for Icemen, click here. 

2022 Icemen Ambassadors

Evan Bates, Dance

Jason Brown, Singles

Joon Soo Kim, Singles

Stephen Murray, Synchronized Skating

Michael Parsons, Dance

Camden Pulkinen, Singles

Sean Rabbitt, Singles

Andrew Torgashev, Singles


Icemen gathering during the 2018-19 season


Why Icemen?

“Through the Icemen programs, the Program Development Committee is working to retain the boys and male figure skaters in the sport currently, while generating excitement among them so they will continuously go out  and tell their friends all about it and even bring them to the rink.”

-Elise Preston, U.S. Figure Skating’s Program Development Committee Chair

Your contacts for this area of interest

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Marc Weitzman
National Vice Chair, Program Innovation Subcommittee