2017 Mid-West Figure Skating Council Championship Series
The Mid-West Figure Skating Council (MWFSC) is again offering the Mid-West Council Championship Series. Skaters who enter the series will receive points for placement in any Singles, Pairs or Dance event at each of the included series competitions. At the end of the season, the skaters earning the highest pionts will receive awards from the Council. The club with the most skater accumulated points will receive the traveling Championship Trophy for that year. New this year, the coach with the most skaters entered in series competitions will win PSA dollars to use towards their coaching education.
Skaters can enter the series by paying the $5 entry fee along with their entry to the first series competition that the skater enters or by registering below. Skaters can be either Standard or Learn to Skate USA competitors, but they must be a member of a USFS and a USFS club affiliate.
Competitions included in the series are:
Skate KC - April 2018 Centerpoint Community Ice - Independence, MO
Heart of America - June 2018 KCIC - Shawnee, KS
Wichita Mid-Continent - August 2018 Ice Sports - Wichita, KS
Pony Express - September 2018 Bode Ice Arena - St. Joseph, MO
Fall Fling (ISI) - November 2018 Line Creek Ice Arena - KCMO
Heartland Basic Skills - TBD - Centerpoint Community Ice - Independence, MO
*It is important to note that required elements are from the current USFS standard announcement.
EVERYONE can participate! Remember you do NOT need to be a member of a Council Club to enter in the Series! All skaters are welcome!
Frequently Asked Questions:
How do I enter the Series? Complete the form along with your competition registration OR go to the Council website at MWFSC.org and complete the PayPal signup form on the Competitions page.
What information is needed and what does it cost to enter? There is an annual $5 registration fee for the series season. We must have the skater's name, USFS #, club and skating level to accurately accumulate points for the year.
What is the deadline to sign up? Skaters can enroll anytime between March 1st and November 4th, 2017. Skaters will receive points for any events entered no matter when they enroll.
Who keeps my points and how will I know howmany points I have? Our accountant will tabulate points as the season progresses. Standings will be posted on the Council website at MWFSC.org shortly after each competition. It is the responsibility of each skater to verify the accuracy of the points and to bring any discrepancies to the attention of the Council.
What happens to my points if I change the level I skate during the season? Your points stay with you if you change levels and will continue to accumulate at your new level.
Do all Free Skate events count? Yes, well balanced, test track, Short and Long program placement points are recorded. Points are recorded for any Singles, Pairs and/or Dance event entered.
Who is the Mid-West Figure Skating Council? The MWFSC consists of the Line Creek Figure Skating Club, Silver Blades Figure Skating Club, St. Joseph Figure Skating Club and Wichita Figure Skating Club. The Council was created to improve, encourage and advance figure skating for the community served by the Council and cultivate a spirit of fraternal feeling among the skating clubs within the Council. Please visit our website at MWFSC.org for more information.
Who can I ask if I have additional questions? Contact any Council officer or director by visiting our website at MWFSC.org on the Board of Directors page.