Figure Skating Tests
  While we do our best to provide accurate information, everything here is for informational purposes only. Our intent is to give you an understanding of what is expacted at each level. Skaters should ckeck with the official USFS rulebook and with their coach when developing test programs.
Preliminary Pairs Figure Skating Test
The preliminary pairs test shall consist of elements skated with or without music. These elements may be skated individually or in a program. Pairs must demonstrate good form with some degree of unison, especially as it pertains to stroking and basic pairs skating and footwork.
Jumps One jump (single)
Spins One pair spin with no change of position or change of foot (minimum 3 revolutions in position).
One solo spin (minimum 3 revolutions in position)
Lifts Connecting moves consisting of spirals, strong edges, etc should be demonstrated throughout the program
Steps Stroking both forward and backward, clockwise and counter clockwise.
Footwork and connecting moves such as spirals, spread eagles, etc. utilizing at least (1/2) the ice surface.
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