US Championships Short Track & Youth Olympic Winter Games Qualifier
Sep 22, 2023 - Sep 24, 2023 | National | Kearns, UT, USA
2024 US Championships Short Track
Youth Olympic Winter Games Qualifier
September 22-24, 2023
Utah Olympic Oval | 5662 S Cougar Lane | Kearns, UT 84118
This event will serve as qualifying event for selecting the US Short Track Fall World Cup Team and the Youth Olympic Winter Games Team.
Please note that the ZERO-FALSE-START rule will be in place.
This event is open to US citizens or those that have an ISU clearance form or at minimum a temporary or permanent resident card for the US.
September 12th at 5pm MT
Late entries accepted until September 18th 5pm MT. A $100 late entry fee charge will apply
Friday: 1500m #1 & 500m #1 – Qualifying Rounds and Finals
Saturday: 1000m #1 & 1500m #2 – Qualifying Rounds and Finals
Sunday: 500m #2 & 1000m #2 – Qualifying Rounds and Finals
A Zoom link will be sent to all eligible and current coaches named by their athletes during the registration process.
Official Training is available complimentary on
Thursday, Sept. 21st 3:45-4:30pm
Trial starts 4:20-4:30 to practice Zero-False-Start rule
For additional training times please contact email@example.com for pricing and availability.
All USS member skaters are required to wear full-body cut-resistant protection (either integrated into the skinsuit or separate underwear). Please take not of ISU Communication #2400 and that USS will follow the ISU’s guidance regarding the level of mandatory and recommended equipment for the 2023-2024 season.
- USS Selection Competitions
Mandatory required minimum: full-body cut-resistant Level 3 suit and cut resistant Level 3 gloves.
Please refer to USS Rules & Regulations page 6 for all other requirements.
Utah Olympic Oval
5662 S Cougar Lane
Kearns, UT 84118
Residence Inn by Marriott
7558 S Plaza Center Drive
West Jordan, UT 84084
Limited rooms are available at a discounted rate and are a first come first serve.
Rooms have to be booked before 9/6/2023
Rate is available from 9/21 to 9/25/2023
Please contact LeeAnn Lio at LLio@uolf.org if you would like to volunteer during the event.
USS currently does not have any COVID entry protocols for USS events.
- 14 years of age before July 1st 2022
- Eligible to represent the US at international competition
- Relay participation is mandatory
Qualifying Time Standard:
*times have to be achieved according to point E) 1. In the USS Rules & Regulations
Athletes selected to a USS travel team need to be prepared to show proof of a current Athlete Physical Exam Form as outlined. Proof will have to pre presented at Athlete Processing immediately following the qualifying competition and cannot be older than 365 days.
All athletes are required to pick up their helmet cover and transponders either in person or via a designated individual on Thursday, September 21st , time TBD, at the Utah Olympic Oval Timing Deck.
At the same time equipment check for cut-resistant suites and skates will be conducted. This is a mandatory check for all skaters.
No deposit will be required.
Not returned transponders will be charged to the skater at $100/unit
Not returned helmet covers will be charged to the skater at $20/cover
For athletes who qualify for international travel as part of the Fall World Cup team, please be prepared to undergo Team Processing after conclusion of event. Plan around 1 hour to complete all paperwork, visa applications, and apparel fitting.
- Passport (+old passport with Chinese visa if applicable)
- Passport photo (2x2 inch with white background, can be done at Walgreens/CVS)
- Drivers License or Learners Permit
- If under 18:
- Laptop/Tablet (if applicable) to work on Visa Application