International Skating Union

The ISU Archive contains coverage from ISU events from the four main skating disciplines of figure skating, synchronized skating, speed skating and short track speed skating.

Facts & Figures

- The International Skating Union (ISU) was founded in 1892 and is the oldest governing international winter sport federation, representing both speed skating and figure skating. 

- From 2006, Team Pursuit Speed Skating was included in the official program of the Olympic Winter Games, held in Torino (ITA).

- As of the summer of 2008, the ISU consisted of 63 member nations, with a governing council of 11.

About
Footage
Programming
Rights available *
Footage
All Media
Programming
All Media
Territory
Footage
Worldwide
Programming
Worldwide
Restrictions
Footage
Various
Programming
Various
Period
Footage
Up to 10 years
Programming
Up to 10 years
Hours
Footage
250
Programming
250

Other Information: International Sound cleared for all footage/programming.

*All footage/programming is licensed on a non-exclusive basis and subject to final approval.

The International Skating Union (ISU) is the international governing body for competitive Ice Skating.  The four main skating disciplines are figure skating, synchronized skating, speed skating and short track speed skating and all provide footage that is both graceful and dramatic.  Competitions are held worldwide throughout the year, each event focusing on a specific discipline.