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Cold feet…warm hearts! The Ford Ice Center along with the Scott Hamilton Skating Academy and Club are proud to host the 2023 ISU International Adult Figure Skating Competition! This is the first international event ever for some and a return of many more. This is only the 2nd time in history the event has been in the United States of America and we are proud to host! In order to ensure everything runs ICEY smooth for these amazing athletes, we rely on “people power”! Our Scott Hamilton Skating Academy staff, Nashville Predators HOG, Scott Hamilton Skating Club members, as well as Adult Competitors help with all aspects of running this event, from hospitality and athlete registration, to announcing events.

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Athletes and coaches! Looking for a great evaluation of your skating skills? We've got you covered! We would be honored to have you be a part of this international fun event, and help with our mission to expand the joy of figure skating!

Please join us October 17-22, 2023 in Nashville TN for the event of the fall! Ford Ice Centers along with the Scott Hamilton Skating Club are hosting the ISU Adult International Skating Competition! We promise a first class facility, eager and helpful volunteers with the best southern hospitality and a Club ready to impress, all in beautiful Music City, Nashville, Tennessee.


International Adult Figure Skating Competition highlighting Men, Women, Pairs, Ice Dance and Synchronized Skating


All events will be held at the beautiful state of the art facility - Ford Ice Center in Bellevue, TN. Located at 7638 B Hwy 70 S, Nashville, TN 37221

Phone | 615.744.6640

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Official ISU Announcement & Registration

This Announcement is valid for the WWMG 2024 and the North American International Adult Figure Skating Competition being held in Nashville, Tennessee October 2023 as well as the Oberstdorf, Germany May 2024.



(includes important information for NON U.S. athletes registering, U.S. Athletes registering, timeline for all, registration fees and practice ice information!)

Technical Requirements


Singles | Pairs | Dance

ISU Supported Adult Figure Skating Competitions 2023-2024 Season

Technical Requirements Announcement


ISU Supported Adult Figure Skating Competitions 2023-2024 Season

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  • WHEN | Tuesday, October 17, 2023
  • COST | $80
    • Off ice Clinics
      • Warm up
      • Train your brain w/Sports Psychologist
      • Meet Olympic Champion Scott Hamilton
    • On Ice Clinics
      • Edge Class
      • Step by Step – Building a Step/Choreo sequence.
      • Spin it to Win it! – Features and Basic Positions
      • Jump on up! Birds eye view from technical specialist
      • Freestyle elements
      • Telling the story! Transitions to up your GOE
      • Tricky turns! Sizzle my twizzle and demystify the Choctaw.
      • Putting it all together! The full package


CHARLIE MCCOY | Any musician in Nashville has heard of Charlie McCoy. A mainstay in Music City since the '60s, Charlie has played on dozens of hit records, including works with such legends as Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Simon and Garfunkel, George Jones, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison and many more. The solo work of this Country Music Hall of Fame member is contained on more than three dozen albums that Charlie has released over the past four decades. Charlie has performed all over America, Japan twenty times and in over two hundred cities and towns in Europe.

TIM SMITH | Tim Smith is a guitarist, bassist, vocalist, songwriter, and producer. He's toured and recorded with many well-respected artists over the years, including The Producers, Jellyfish, Sheryl Crow, World Party, The Finn Brothers, Sarah McLachlan and Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds.

LAURA PURSELL | A native of Nashville, Tennessee, Laura is the daughter of pianist/composer and famed Nashville sideman Bill Pursell. She is a singer, songwriter, and actress with 5 full-length recording to her credit. Laura is a figure skater and in 1995 she played Tonya Harding in "Weird Al" Yankovic's video parody of the Crash Test Dummies' song, "Headline News. She acted and skated in the video, which aired on MTV. In 1998, she played a small, pivotal role in "The Landlady", starring and produced by Oscar-nominated Talia Shire.

RODDY SMITH | American songwriter and guitarist

BOB MATER | Bob is a Nashville session musician who has played drums on award winning recordings with Nashville country and bluegrass legends for many years, and is a first call drummer for local groups, mainly jazz and large ensembles. In addition, he is a well-respected arranger currently producing tracks for a new label in Nashville, Grand Vista, and is the staff drummer on Crook and Chase, a new cable variety show.

JASON COLEMAN | Nashville pianist Jason Coleman is the grandson of Country Music Hall of Fame member Floyd Cramer, whose music is a primary influence on Coleman. He has released fifteen albums and hosts The Jason Coleman Show on WSM Radio.

Edge Classes and Performance by Ice Dance International. Click on each link below to learn more about each event and support this beautiful art!

Tickets to Show!

Sun 10.22.23


We've got you covered!

See our list of hotel accommodations closest to Ford Ice Center Bellevue! Downtown

Nashville is only 20 minute drive is always fun too!

Also included is our athlete's guide to Smashville all things food!

Skater's Food Guide to Smashville

A few of our favorites to fuel you after a hard practice, event, or just a fun night out!


Looking for a roommate to share expenses?

Click below for google share sheet to get on the list and see who is a perfect match for your days/times/etc!

This will be an unmonitored page, we set it up, YOU do the rest! Reach out to those that fit your schedule!


Off I-40, 20 minutes from downtown Nashville. Neighborhood dining and local shops are a short walk from us. Cheekwood Estate and Botanical Gardens, Natchez Trace Parkway forest trail, and Centennial Park's full-scale Parthenon replica are all within 20 minutes. Enjoy free hot breakfast, free WiFi, and a seasonal outdoor pool.


This low-key hotel off I-40 is 6 miles from Belle Meade Plantation and 13 miles from downtown Nashville.. Neighborhood dining and local shops are a short walk from us. Cheekwood Estate and Botanical Gardens, Natchez Trace Parkway forest trail, and Centennial Park's full-scale Parthenon replica are all within 20 minutes.

InTown Suites Extended Stay Nashville - Bellevue

No-frills hotel in Bellevue

Laundry, Wifi, kitchens

Competition Hub

Here is where we will post competition specific items!

  • Schedule of events
  • Practice Ice Sales
  • Photographer and videographer
  • Souvenir Merchandise
  • Souvenir Program
  • Live Streaming
  • Live Results
  • Trade Show Vendors
  • Know B4 You Go
  • Special Event Details
  • Awards
  • Parties and get togethers!

Meet the Team | Scott Hamilton Skating Academy Staff

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  • Director of Scott Hamilton Skating Academy
  • Email |
  • Office | 615.742-4382

peter sasmore

  • Scott Hamilton Skating Academy Coordinator | Programming and Events Ford Ice Center Antioch
  • Email |
  • Office | 615. 742-4383

shawnee smith

  • Scott Hamilton Skating Academy Coordinator | Programming and Events Ford Ice Center Bellevue
  • Email |
  • Office | 615. 742-4373

Meet the Team | ISU Adult Group

John fisher

  • ISU Adult Group | Chair of the ISU AFSG, Singles/ Pairs
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  • ISU Adult Group Contact | Singles and Pairs
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Ville Penttinen

  • ISU Adult Group | Synchronized Skating
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Jan Calnan

  • ISU Adult Group | Ice Dance
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