Latest ISU Doping Rules – 2021

Latest ISU Doping Rules – 2021

The ISU have published their recently adopted doping rules that come into effect on 1 January 2021. This was compiled in accordance with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and replaces any previous publications. It is important to note that as an ISU member country,...
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Announcement

World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Announcement

The WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency) have sent an invitation to all of its members to encourage their athletes to attend their webinar. DATE: 7 September TIME: 12:00 GMT (14:00 South African Time) LINK: WADA WEBINAR All participants will need to register by sending...
When will we finally return to skating?

When will we finally return to skating?

There has been a lot of concern and, with that, questions surrounding when our skaters will be able to resume on-ice activities. The answer to this is somewhat more complicated than it appears at first glance. There are several layers of restriction that we are facing...
SAFSA skaters receive scholarships

SAFSA skaters receive scholarships

Olympic Solidarity Beijing 2022 – Olympic Scholarship and ISU Development Programme Junior Skater Scholarship recipients The SAFSA executive are extremely proud to announce that three of our skaters are recipients of the scholarships listed. Gian-Quen Isaacs (WP) and...
ISU updates and news

ISU updates and news

While the world is experiencing a massive shutdown of all sporting events, most governing bodies, including the ISU, have been hard at work in the background. Much of this work centers around how to salvage the remainder of the season, but when the season ends in...
SAFSA Website upgrade

SAFSA Website upgrade

The South African Figure Skating Association is proud to announce that we have updated our website. The previous website was a step forward in aesthetics from the original “green” site which served us well, but with this evolution we are taking it another big step...
COVID-19 Lockdown

COVID-19 Lockdown

As everyone is painfully aware, President Cyril Ramaphosa as announced a nationwide lockdown from 00:00 Friday 2th March to 16 April 2020. During this time only essential services and personnel are partially exempt from these restrictions. While Figure Skating may be...