Irish Ice Stars Shine In Belarus

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Two of Ireland’s most promising young skaters took part in the Ice Star competition in Minsk, Belarus today and showed that they have very bright futures ahead of them. Continue reading

Conor Stakelum 15th At Coupe De Nice

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Conor Stakelum completed his first competition of the 2014/2015 season when he participated in the free skating segment at Coupe de Nice in France. Continue reading

Conor Stakelum Skates Career Best Short At Coupe De Nice

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Senior Irish champion Conor Stakelum got his season off to a flying start today when he competed in the short programme held inside the Patinoire Jean Bouin at the Coupe de Nice in the south of France this afternoon.

Stakelum opened with his three jumping passes – a triple toe loop/triple toe loop combination, a triple salchow and a double axel and landed each of them. He earned Level 3 for his step sequence and all three of his spins were graded Level 2.

The Dubliner posted a lifetime best score of 45.88 points and is in 13th place going into tomorrow’s free skating which can be followed live on the Coupe de Nice official website from 15:15hrs Irish time.

Dundrum On Ice Learn To Skate Lessons Full

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The Ice Skating Association of Ireland (ISAI) learn to skate classes beginning 1 November 2014 at Dundrum on Ice have now reached full capacity and therefore places are no longer available. Continue reading

Federation of Irish Sport Pre-Budget Submission

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The Federation of Irish Sport (FIS), the representative body for sporting organisations in Ireland, this morning presented its pre-budget submission at a function at Trinity College Dublin. Continue reading

ISAI Coach Laura Currie-Murphy Featured In Irish Tatler

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Ice Skating Association of Ireland (ISAI) coach Laura Currie-Murphy is profiled in the October issue of Irish Tatler magazine for her work in breast cancer research. Continue reading

ISAI Rules & Regulations Updated

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The Ice Skating Association of Ireland (ISAI) has published a number of updates to its rules and regulations which are effective immediately. Continue reading

Dundrum On Ice Learn To Skate Lessons Update

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The Ice Skating Association of Ireland (ISAI) is once again offering learn to skate lessons at Dundrum On Ice in South County Dublin beginning the weekend of 1 November 2014. Continue reading

Patch Ice And Learn To Skate Lessons At Swords On Ice

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The Ice Skating Association of Ireland (ISAI) held its first member patch ice session earlier today at Swords on Ice in North County Dublin. Patch ice sessions enable skaters to receive private lessons and then immediately practice the skills they have learned or train on their own. ISAI patch ice sessions are exclusively for ISAI members and not open to the general public. Continue reading

ISAI Ethics And Professionalism Workshop

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The Ice Skating Association of Ireland (ISAI) is holding an Ethics and Professionalism Workshop for all ISAI coaches, judges and other officials on Thursday, 2 October 2014 from 18:30-21:30 at the Teacher’s Club, 36 Parnell Square West, Dublin 1. Continue reading