LOCAL Skating Organization
See Rule 291, Page 102 of the ISU Rules for equipment requirements.
NCSA membershipNCSA Membership form
NATIONAL Governing Body
Rules and Regulations for qualifications required to compete in US Speedskating events. See Pages 22 and 23 for age divisions, and qualifying times to compete at Age-Group Nationals (2017).
Rule regarding qualification times to compete at Age Group Nationals – Short Track
Short Track time standards for Age Group Nationals
Short Track Age Group national records
Convert the current record time to seconds, multiply by 1.2, convert back minutes and seconds, to see if your time is fast enough to qualify.
INTERNATIONAL Governing Body
If you are not a US Citizen and you plan to qualify to compete at an international event, representing the United States, you must have an ISU Clearance Certificate on file with the USS National Office. Click Here for information.