Ice Skating

The Infront agency has struck an exclusive six-year agreement with the Italian Ice Sports Federation (FISG) covering marketing, sponsorship and digital rights

The Japanese Skating Federation has announced its intention to bid for the 2023 World Figure Skating Championships in Saitama

Tokyo 2020 organising committee CEO Toshiro Muto said he hopes outgoing Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe will remain involved with the Olympics hosting effort - Reuters/CNA A

Three International Skating Union figure skating events in China in November and December will go ahead as planned, as exceptions to the ruling last week by the country's General Administration of Sports…

Several thousand fans will be permitted to attend the Australian Football League game between the Adelaide Crows and Port Adelaide at the Adelaide Oval this Saturday night

The International Skating Union (ISU) has moved to cancel three of its World Championships because of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic

The International Skating Union (ISU) has announced that it will be unable to stage its World Short Track Speed Skating Championships in Seoul as planned next month amid the ongoing threat of the coronavirus

French public broadcaster France Télévisions has retained its rights to figure skating’s European and World Championships until 2023.

Austrian public-service broadcaster ORF agreed a new multi-faceted deal with the Infront agency for rights to European Handball Federation, International Ice Hockey Federation and International Skating…

The legends of Li Na, Kim Yuna and Lee Chong Wei have all retired and their absences leave gaping holes in their sports back home, one that sponsors and associations are keen to fill as quickly as possible. 

Rachael Church, speaks to experts within the Netherlands’ sports marketing industry to find what helps the small nation act big.

Dutch public broadcaster NOS has acquired the rights to International Skating Union (ISU) events in the Netherlands from the 2019-20 season until 2022-23

The International Skating Union (ISU) has awarded hosting rights for World Championship events in its 2020-21 and 2021-22 seasons, with the French city of Montpellier seeing off competition from five rivals…

Stockholm is set to stage the 2021 World Figure Skating Championships after the International Skating Union (ISU) awarded the Swedish capital provisional hosting rights for the event.

The International Skating Union (ISU) has signed a four-year deal that will see Dutch agency House of Sports seek to enhance the commercial performance of its leading speed skating events.

Jan Dijkema is set to stand unopposed for re-election as the president of the International Skating Union (ISU).

The International Skating Union is considering an appeal to the European courts after the European Commission ruled its statutes are in breach of EU antitrust law.

The European Commission (EC) is reportedly set to rule against the International Skating Union (ISU) in a long-running case surrounding the competition rights of athletes which could have significant implications for sport as a whole.

The International Skating Union (ISU) has awarded hosting rights for its 2020 World Figure Skating Championships to Skate Canada, which will stage the event in Montreal, Quebec.

The Korean capital of Seoul and Montreal in Canada are set to stage the 2020 editions of the International Skating Union’s World Short Track Speed Skating Championships and World Figure Skating Championships, respectively, after the ISU provisionally awarded hosting rights for a range of events.

Skate Canada, the world’s oldest skating organisation, has entered into a partnership with the IMG agency that is designed to revamp its corporate marketing and commercial portfolio.

Russia has lost three more winter sports events in 2017, with the International Skating Union (ISU) and International Biathlon Union (IBU) both opting to steer clear of the country in the wake of the publication of the second part of the McLaren Report into doping amongst the nation’s athletes.

The International Skating Union (ISU) has provisionally awarded hosting rights for six of its major events to be held during the period from December 2018 to March 2019.

The International Skating Union (ISU) has announced that the 2017 edition of its European Speed Skating Championships will take place in Heerenveen in the Netherlands after Warsaw was forced to withdraw its hosting rights for the event.

The International Skating Union (ISU) has announced that the 2019 European Figure Skating Championships will take place in the Belarusian capital of Minsk.

The International Skating Union (ISU) has announced details of its 2016-17 Short Track World Cup for speed skating, with six cities scheduled to host events over a three-month period.

The International Skating Union (ISU) has named hosts for events across the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons, while it has detailed a number of reform measures following the conclusion of its Ordinary Congress in Dubrovnik, Croatia.

Jan Dijkema has today (Friday) been elected as president of the International Skating Union (ISU), with the Dutchman seeing off the claims of three rival candidates to become the first new leader of the global governing body in over two decades.

The Court of Arbitration for Sport and International Skating Union (ISU) have welcomed the decision made by Germany’s Federal Tribunal (GFT) in the case of Olympic speed skating champion Claudia Pechstein, with CAS stating the verdict reiterates its position as a “genuine arbitration tribunal”.

Olympic speed skating champion Claudia Pechstein’s claim for damages against the International Skating Union (ISU) over a doping ban was ruled inadmissible by Germany’s Federal Court of Justice today (Tuesday), the latest development in a long-running case which holds major implications for the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).

The PyeongChang Organising Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic winter Games (POCOG) has been given a legacy boost after South Korea’s government confirmed that two ice sports venues scheduled for demolition after the Games will now remain in place.

The International Skating Union (ISU) has confirmed the four candidates who will run to become its new president in June.

Dutchman Jan Dijkema has become the fourth official to declare his intention to stand for the presidency of the International Skating Union (ISU) ahead of the deadline for applications later this month.

The first official candidate has stepped forward to succeed Ottavio Cinquanta as president of the International Skating Union (ISU) next year, with the official in question a central figure in the judging scandal that hit the 2002 winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City.

The Infront Sports & Media agency has acquired Dutch sports marketing firm Referee Sportsmarketing from travel management company ATPI to boost its winter sports portfolio.