The IL Grand Prix of Figure Skating is an event held by the Skating Council of IL, of which Northern Ice SC is an active member. Held in September, this elite, invitation only and FREE competition is offered to those skaters who have competed in at least 4 of 8 competitions held by council clubs during the competitive season. At the 2014 Grand Prix, 47 of the 125 skaters invited were Northern Ice SC members.
The Skating Council of Illinois offers skaters the opportunity to earn an invitation to the Illinois Grand Prix of Figure Skating by competing in designated Free Skate events at our competitions. Skaters who compete in Grand Prix eligible categories at a minimum of 4 Grand Prix competitions will be invited to compete, at no cost, at the Illinois Grand Prix of Figure Skating, which will be held at the Highland Park Ice Arena, on Sunday, September 27, 2015. Special recognition will be given to skaters who compete in all 9 events. Grand Prix information and standings will be posted on the Skating Council of Illinois website at www.skatingcouncilofillinois.org