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Juvenile Competition Elements

Juvenile and Open Juvenile Well-Balanced Freeskate (FS)

Jumps Max of 6 jump elements (no triples)
  • one must be Axel-type jump
  • at least 1 jump element must be combo or sequence (max 3)
Spins Max of 3 spins of a different nature:
  • one must be flying spin (5 revs, at least 2 must be in landing position)
  • one must be combo spin with at least 1 change of position (foot change optional) (8 revs)
Steps Max of 1 step sequence fully utilizing ice surface
Notes One jump combination may contain 3 jumps, the remaining are limited to 2 jumps. The number of jumps in a jump sequence is free. No double jump may be repeated more than once, and if repeated must be in combination or sequence (the max number of any particular double is 2). No more than 3 different double jumps may be repeated in program. See also the notes on the Well Balanced FS Clarifications page
Rulebook 2009 Rulebook / #3681 // Duration: 2m15s ±10s

Juvenile Eligibility Requirements

Level Rule Age Test Needed No higher than Comp Progression
Juvenile 3680 Under 13 JM, JF SRM, JF Regionals
US Junior Nationals (4+/Sect) (#3141)
Open Juv 3680 13 or older JM, JF SRM, JF (not Qualifying)

There is no Juvenile or Open Juvenile SP defined in the Rulebook. Open Juvenile skaters are not eligible for Qualifying competition.

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