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Mishin warns of arbitrariness in judging after rule changes - Golden Skate

“In my memory, there were two major changes in my time as a coach – the abolition of the compulsory figures and the introduction of the new (ISU judging) system,” said Mishin, 77, who coached Evgeni Plushenko to four Olympic medals including an ...

How Is Ice Dancing Scored? The ISU Judging System Can Be Tricky To Understand - Bustle

It's easy to assume that figure skating and ice dancing are one in the same. After all, ice dancing is under the category of figure skating, making it seem like just another name for the sport. Both take place on the ice with similar movements, lots of ...

Everything You Need to Know to Watch Figure Skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics - Thrillist

This has led to the occasional controversy over the years, including a judging scandal at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City that prompted sports officials to finally change the scoring system to be more objective. This resulted in today's ISU ...

Ted Barton foresees rise in Japan skating, defends International Judging System - The Japan Times

At last month's Grand Prix Final in Nagoya, Ice Time sat down with ISU announcer Ted Barton, whose voice is well known to Japanese skating fans, for a discussion on a wide range of skating issues, including the International Judging System. Barton ...

Dijkema modernising ISU as the shadow of EU ruling looms - Insidethegames.biz

“A number of Congress proposals are being prepared for the 2018 ISU Congress, some proposals include changes to the Judging System. However only the Congress can decide if the proposed changes should be implemented. The details of the proposals ...

Grading the Twins' 2017 non-waiver trade deadline moves - Twinkie Town

Last year, I graded the Twins' deadline moves according to the USDA's grading system for apples. That ended up being sort of stupid. This year, instead, I will be grading the Twins' trade deadline moves according to the ISU Judging System used to judge ...

Nathan Chen, 17, breaks Evan Lysacek record in France Grand Prix - OlympicTalk (blog)

The 17-year-old landed two quadruple jumps en route to a personal-best 92.85 points at Trophée de France, the highest short program score by an American under a decade-old judging system. It broke Evan Lysacek's American record of 90.30 set en route ...

ISU vote to abolish anonymous judging system in figure skating to "increase transparency" - Insidethegames.biz

A previous attempt to change the system at the 2014 ISU Congress had failed. "There is a need for greater transparency in order to improve public understanding of the sport of figure skating and confidence in the judging system," added the Norwegian ...

Push comes to shove as Cinquanta steps down after 22 years as International Skating Union President - but what of ... - Insidethegames.biz (blog)

In the meantime, the ISU were accelerating a process they had been considering before the 2002 scandal, namely a revision of the judging system which involved a greater emphasis on technical correctness and, critically, did not show how the votes had ...

INTERVIEW-Figure Skating-ISU president must quit before sport dies - Reuters

Wood, who also won a silver medal at the 1968 Winter Olympics in Grenoble, said Cinquanta has undemocratically postponed ISU elections in order to extend his stay in the position and changed the scoring system for the worse by making it confusing for ...

17 Reasons Why Yuna Kim Will Forever Be The Ice Queen - BuzzFeed

She is an Olympic champion, a two-time World champion, Four Continents champion, a three-time Grand Prix Final champion, the 2005 Junior Grand Prix Final champion, and a six-time South Korean national champion.

Controversy rages on after Kim denied second Olympic gold - The Japan Times

“Pursuant to contacts with the IOC, the ISU would like to issue the following statement on the ISU judging system related to figure skating events at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games: “The ISU is strongly committed to conducting performance ...

South Korea protests controversial women's figure skating result - SI.com

The ISU said it had not received the letter, and declined to comment further. On Friday, the ISU released a statement saying it ''is confident in the high quality and integrity of the ISU judging system.'' ''The ISU is strongly committed to conducting ...

The ISU Judging System or the International Judging System ), is the scoring system currently used to judge the figure skating disciplines of men's and ladies' singles, pair skating, ice dancing, and synchronized skating. It was designed and implemented by the International Skating Union , the ruling body of the sport. This system of scoring is used in all international competitions sanctioned by the ISU, including the Olympic Games. The ISU Judging System replaced the previous 6.0 system in 2004. This new system was created in response to the 2002 Winter Olympics figure skating scandal, in an attempt to make the scoring system more objective and less vulnerable to abuse.

A demonstration of how skaters are scored under Code of Points.

The ISU Judging System (also called Code of Points (CoP) or the International Judging System (IJS)), is the scoring system currently used to judge the figure skating disciplines of men's and ladies' singles, pair skating, ice dancing, and synchronized skating. It was designed and implemented by the International Skating Union (ISU), the ruling body of the sport. This system of scoring is used in all international competitions sanctioned by the ISU, including the Olympic Games.

The ISU Judging System replaced the previous 6.0 system in 2004. This new system was created in response to the 2002 Winter Olympics figure skating scandal, in an attempt to make the scoring system more objective and less vulnerable to abuse.

How figure skating scoring rewards risk over artistry

The new figure skating scoring system is complicated and controversial. Here's how it works. Learn why the triple axel is such a big deal: http://bit.ly/2oGrA7N ...

How a judge watches figure skating

ISU figure skating official Wendy Enzmann explains the finer points of judging a figure skating competition. (Video by Scott LaPierre) Read more: ...

ISU New GOE System - Figure Skating 2018/2019 Season

The Skating community will need therapy next season.

Judges Table Behind the Scenes

Ted Barton takes you behind the scenes at how the Judging System is set up at the ISU Junior Grand Prix.

Olympic Figure Skating: How does the scoring work?

Olympic figure skating coach Mary Lynn Gelderman explains the new system of figure skating scoring. She scores individual moves for Fox News and also ...

The IJS

This video is a semi-concise explanation of the International Judging System (IJS) that is used to score all major figure skating competitions. The score ...