Ice Skating

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.

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

Premium

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

Glasgow has become the latest city to submit a bid to host the International Skating Union’s 2017 World Figure Skating Championships.

International Skating Union (ISU) president Ottavio Cinquanta has said the governing body has no plans to intervene in the battle between sportswear manufacturers to develop the perfect suit for speed skaters.

The International Skating Union (ISU) has named hosts of its 2016 speed skating events as Berlin, Moscow and Seoul.

The International Skating Union (ISU) has announced preliminary dates and venues for various events in 2015 and 2016, with Boston awarded the World Figure Skating Championships in 2016.