Terms used:


Technical content that increases the difficulty of an element which may become part of the difficulty group of an element.  Features such as pivoting, traveling, body movements, etc. are determined annually and published in a Skate Canada and ISU Communication.


The set order of the prescribed steps that compose one pattern (sequence) of a Pattern Dance.

These requirements take effect July 1, 2018.

Singles Program Requirements Quick Reference Guides 

Ice Dance Program Requirements Quick Reference Guides 

Pairs Program Requirements Quick Reference Guides

2018-2019 Key Points and Key Point Features for Sequences/ Sections of Novice Pattern Dances