Skating Journey

From skaters who are just learning the basics to those pursuing an international career, browse the steps of the skating journey and find the path that makes the most sense for you.

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GET STARTED

Whether you want to learn to glide across a frozen pond or have dreams of Olympic glory, Learn to Skate USA is the place to start.

As you build your foundation in ice skating, begin exploring the different disciplines of figure skating to find which path you want to take.

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FIND A CLUB

U.S. Figure Skating is comprised of more than 765 member clubs, collegiate clubs, school-affiliated clubs. Find a club near you today.

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TEST

Known as the foundation of U.S. Figure Skating, testing determines what level skaters compete at. Both competitive and recreational skaters can take tests to continually challenge themselves and aim to achieve new goals.

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SKATING OPPORTUNITIES

U.S. Figure Skating offers its members many opportunities beyond the qualifying structure. From Theatre On Ice to collegiate skating, there is something for everyone.

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COMPETE

Competitions are available for skaters of all ages and skill levels. Skaters can choose to compete in qualifying and nonqualifying events and show off their skills in various disciplines and opportunities.

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PREPARE AND TRAIN

U.S. Figure Skating helps athletes train to the best of their abilities with athletic assessments, camps and health and wellness programs.

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SCHOLARSHIPS & FUNDING

Skaters are eligible to apply for a variety of scholarships and funding opportunities. Click the links below to learn more about what’s available to you.

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QUALIFY FOR TEAM USA

Skaters with distinguished competition accolades are selected to represent U.S. Figure Skating and the United States of America at international competitions throughout the year. Not only is it an honor to be selected, but it’s also an opportunity for team members to gain valuable experiences on an international stage.

Get to know current Team USA athletes and follow their competition journeys on the U.S. Figure Skating Fan Zone.

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