The Get Up® campaign was launched by U.S. Figure Skating in 2017 to help skaters and non-skaters alike to recognize the grit, passion and perseverance needed to Get Up in the rink and in life every day.
The campaign is a celebration of the strength, resilience and determination it takes to be a figure skater. Our goal is to attract new skaters to the sport, grow our fan base and empower our members to take pride in who they are as figure skaters while making a positive difference in their communities.
National Get Up Day
Celebrated since 2017, National Get Up Day is Saturday, February 1, 2020. U.S. Figure Skating invites people around the nation to participate in a celebration of those who embody the Get Up spirit. Officially declared by The Registrar at National Day Calendar, National Get Up Day is celebrated annually on February 1.
Join the celebration by sharing your Get Up stories on social media using #WeGetUp.
Get Up Champions
U.S. Figure Skating encourages its members to nominate themselves or fellow skaters to be recognized as a 2020 Get Up Champion. The program is a peer-to-peer campaign recognizing members of the U.S. Figure Skating community that embrace the Get Up spirit.
All nominees will be honored in a future issue of SKATING magazine and select nominees will be chosen to be Get Up Ambassadors for the 2020-21 membership year.
Nominations are accepted Feb. 1-29, 2020 via the Member section of the U.S. Figure Skating Members Only website.
Join the Movement
We all have experienced Get Up moments; those stories that help shape our lives. Join the movement and share those moments with us and inspire others by using #WeGetUp.
We want to hear your Get Up story!
Join the movement. Use the form below to submit your Get Up story.