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Why Become a Member of SWFSC?

Benefits of Joining the Southern Wisconsin Figure Skating Club Include:

  • U.S Figure Skating Full Membership
  • Subscription to U.S. Figure Skating Magazine, “Skating”
  • Opportunities to test and compete within the USFS
  • Represent the Southern Wisconsin Figure Skating Club at Competitions
  • Priority on all club ice sessions
  • Annual recognition of skating accomplishments
  • Discount on the price of the Free Style Contract ice 
  • Meet and make friends with other skaters at the rink as well as at various competitions.
  • Attend fun social events throughout the year, such as overnight rink lock-in, regionals celebration, post-competition pizza and skating party, pool party, end of year banquet.
MEMBERSHIP YEAR BEGINS JULY 1st!  

Types of Membership

Welcome 2017-2018 New Members!

 

Select A Membership Level and Join Today!   


Membership: Club membership for most families is a two part membership, including the child as the Junior member and the parent as the Senior or Primary member. All members under 18 must have a parent or guardian join and maintain Senior membership. Total yearly membership for one adult and child: $205 (Senior Membership $143 Junior Membership $62).

 

Primary Members:   are those 18 years of age or over as of July 1st of the membership year. Senior members have the right to participate all club activities, the right to vote in Club elections, and the right to serve on the Board of Directors, including, if elected, to hold office. $143


Junior Members: are those primary members under the age of 18 as of July 1st of the membership year. Junior members have the right to participate in all club activities except voting in club elections. Junior membership is $62.00.  All Junior Members must have a parent or guardian join and maintain Senior membership in SWFSC. ($143.00  for each parent primary membership.)


Associate Members: are Junior or Senior members whose primary affiliation is with another U.S. Figure Skating

member club. Associate members may participate in all club activities which are not specifically limited to a

particular age class. They may not vote in club elections or serve on the Board of Directors. All Junior

Associate Members must have a parent or guardian join and maintain Senior Associate Membership in the

SWFSC. Total Associate Membership for one adult and child: $78. ( Junior Associate $35 Parent Primary Associate $43)


Introductory Members: are those members in their first year of membership to SWFSC and have never

previously belonged to the U.S. Figure Skating as a full member. Introductory members are specified as Junior

Introductory or Senior Introductory Members. Junior Introductory Members must have a parent or guardian

join as an Introductory Club Member. Introductory memberships include full membership to U.S. Figure

Skating. Introductory Members have the right to participate in all club activities but may not vote in club

elections, serve on the Board of Directors, or hold office in the club. You will hold this membership for one

year, the following year you will need to  join as a Junior Member with a parent membership.  

Introductory membership for one adult and child $105 (Junior Intro: $32 Parent Primary Intro: $73 each)


Collegiate Members: are individuals who have just graduated from high school and wish to maintain their

membership with the SWFSC. To be eligible for Collegiate membership, the individual must provide proof of

enrollment in some form of post-high school educational program. The SWFSC is offering a one time four year

membership at a reduced rate for these individuals. Collegiate members have the same privileges as

regular Senior/Junior members. $95 for 4 years


Honorary/Life Members: are individuals who have been elected by the Board of Directors in recognition of

exemplary service to the club. Honorary Memberships is granted for life. These members are asked to register

annually for record keeping purposes. They are exempt from annual dues, but in all respects will be subject to

the Bylaws and Rules of the Club and have the rights and privileges of Senior Members of the club.



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Professional Coaches Membership Types

Primary Professional Members: are those members of the club who are considered to be ineligible persons

under the Eligibility Rules of U.S. Figure Skating. Professional Members may vote in Club Elections and may

serve on the Board of Directors, as permitted by USFSA rules. Their participation in club activities is greatly

appreciated. ***SWFSC would not be successful without the support of its home club coaches. We wish to

reward this commitment by exempting Professional members from U.S. Figure Skating fees and club dues

if they are the principal or primary coach of three SWFSC home club members. After registering with the

SWFSC, Professional members must complete the USFSA Coach’s Registration, including background

check, to validate their SWFSC membership. No fee with three or more home club skaters


Associate Professional Members: are those members of the club who are considered to be ineligible persons

under the Eligibility Rules of U.S. Figure Skating but whose USFSA primary membership is with another U.S.

Figure Skating member club. Associate Professional Members may not vote in Club Elections and may not

serve on the Board of Directors. Their participation in club activities is greatly appreciated. ***SWFSC would

not be successful without the support of its associate club coaches. We wish to reward this commitment by

exempting Professional members from U.S. Figure Skating fees and club dues if they are the primary or

principal coach of three SWFSC home club members. After registering with the SWFSC, Associate

Professional members must complete the USFSA Coach’s Registration, including background check, to

validate their SWFSC membership. $43 without three of more home club skaters


Primary and Associate Professional/ Senior Skater Members: are those members of the club who are eligible

skaters under the Eligibility Rules of U.S. Figure Skating but are also active coaches. Primary Members may

vote in Club Elections and may serve on the Board of Directors as permitted by USFSA rules. Associate

Members may not vote in Club Elections and may not serve on the Board of Directors. Their participation in

club activities is greatly appreciated. Because these members are also active skaters who test and compete, they

are not eligible for the Home Club Coach exemption of fees and must pay for a senior membership.


If you have any questions regarding types of membership, please contact Mary Ozers:  mozers@proteovista.com or Molly Bernier:  molly@inhomedesigns.com (Membership Co-Chair)