Ice Emeralds participate and compete at multiple skill levels and age groups.
Take a look at our comparison chart for which might be your fit! Please keep in mind that this is still in flux given that we’re trying to regroup following the pandemic changes.
|Comparable Previous Team||Ages||USFSA Test Requirement||Season Length||Practice Commitment|
|Youth||< 18||Basic Skills Free Skate 6||TBD Fall/Winter||No more than 1 hour per week|
|Open Adult||> 18||Juvenile MIF*, Adult Gold MIF*, or Silver Dance||September-January||2.5 hours/week (1.5 hour on ice)|
|Masters||> 25||Pre-Preliminary MIF*, Adult Pre-Bronze MIF*||June, August-March||2.5 hours/week (1.5 hour on ice)|
|Open Masters||~ 30-50||Basic Skills Adult 5+||TBD Fall/Winter||No more than 1 hour per week|
Coaches may be flexible and treat the test requirements more as guidelines. For example, we can account for comparable levels with other test organizations such as ISI. Please inquire with our coaches by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.