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 TeamAgesUSFSA Minimum TestSeason LengthPractice Commitment
Youth< 18Basic Skills 1October-December1.5 hours/week
(1 hour on ice)
Open Adult> 18Juvenile Moves, Adult Gold Moves, or Silver DanceSeptember-January2.5 hours/week
(1 hour on ice)
Masters> 25Pre-Preliminary Moves, or Adult Pre-Bronze MovesJune, August-March2.5 hours/week
(1 hour on ice)
Intro Adult> 18Basic Skills Adult 5October-December2 hours/week
(1 hour on ice)
Moves refers to the Moves in the Field track.

Each team has a suggested minimum test, though coaches are flexible. Tests are not the only factor in determining which team is the best for you. Coaches can account for comparable levels with other test organizations such as ISI. Please inquire with our coaches by email at emeralds.synchro@gmail.com.