All media interested in attending and covering U.S. Figure Skating events are required to complete a media credential application.
Media credential applications for 2017-18 season are now being accepted. You may apply for credentials for multiple events at once or on an event-by-event basis. Please note event-specific application deadlines below.
Please note that, due to space and other considerations, credentials may be granted for some events but not others. You will receive notification of the status of your application on an event-by-event basis.
By applying for credentials, the journalist and his/her editor acknowledge they have read and consent to U.S. Figure Skating's media guidelines and professional journalism policy.
Credential application (print/digital/radio/other)
Credential application (TV)
2017-18 U.S. Figure Skating event schedule:
2017 U.S. International Figure Skating Classic
Sept. 14-16, Salt Lake City, Utah
Media credential application deadline: Sept. 6, 2017
2017 Skate America
Nov. 24-26, Lake Placid, New York
Media credential deadline: Nov. 9, 2017
2018 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships
Dec. 29-Jan. 7, San Jose, California
Media credential application deadline: Dec. 15, 2018
2018 U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships
Feb. 22-24, Portland, Oregon
Media credential application deadline: Feb. 13, 2018
2018 U.S. Adult Figure Skating Championships
April 10-14, Yarmouth, Massachusetts
Media credential application deadline: April 3, 2018
If you would like to cover any other events not listed above, please contact Michael Terry.