Western Australian Ice Skating Association

Les Latham Memorial Artistic Competition 2023

Named after a long standing and well respected official, Mr Les Latham. The focus of this competition is on musicality, performance, and entertainment.   Open to all levels from Aussie Skate Level 4 to Senior Singles.

Please refer to the announcement for more details.  To be eligible to compete in the Aussie Skate Level 4 Division skaters must be a registered participant in the Ice Skating Australia (ISA) “ISA Aussie Skate” program as well as a member of WAISA. 

All skaters must be fully approved financial members of WAISA, and their membership must be valid during the competition period. 

*Please note if you wish to enter Les Latham and you have not yet submitted your 2022 WAISA membership application, WAISA has extended a short-term cut-off date for membership application approvals being 3rd February 2023.  You must have paid your membership before this date so council has time to approve the application Before you are eligible to enter this event.

There are 4 divisions available for an Artistic Competition. Our Novelty Divisions are for any combination of skaters and open test level.

  • Singles – Athletes perform a solo program
  • Novelty Pairs (Division 1) – This is where 2 athletes take to the ice to perform a program together
  • Division 2 - This is from 3 athletes and anywhere up to 6 athletes take to the ice to perform a program together
  • Division 3 – This is for 7 or more athletes to perform a program together.

Entry Conditions. All entries must be completed in full through the registration process.

Please read the announcement carefully and remember to lable your music correctly.  File naming: Art_Divison_Segment_Name_Runtime

eg. Singles: Art_Elementary_FS_MickyMouse_1m40s 
eg. Groups: Art_Group_2_Saphires_2m30s

Group Entries - Groups will need to have a group name with each member of the group completing their own individual registration form and payment to be eligable to compete.  The Group name will apear on the entry list and schedule of events.

*Entries Close 10th February 2023


Technical Requirements – Artistic – refer ISA By-Laws Section 9


Program time Max 1 min 40 secs but may be less
For below divisions


Program time Max 2 min 10 secs but may be less 
For below divisions

Aussie Skate Singles                        Advanced Novice Singles
Preliminary Singles                       Junior Singles
Elementary Singles                       Senior Singles 
Basic Novice Singles                       Adult Singles - Masters and Masters Elite 

Intermediate Novice Singles

Intermediate Singles  

                   Novelty Pairs Division 1 : 2 skaters
           Any combination of skaters & open test level  

Advanced Novice Singles                       Novelty Group Divison 2 : 3 to 6 skaters     
           Any combination of skaters & open test level   
Pre-Adult Singles - Gold, Silver, Bronze                      Novelty Group Division 3 : 7 or more skaters
           Any combination of skaters & open test level.
Adult Singles - Gold, Silver, Bronze     


Event Properties

Event Date 26-02-2023 6:30 pm
Event End Date 26-02-2023 9:30 pm
Cut off date 10-02-2023 11:55 pm
Registered 80
Individual Price from $95
Announcement Les Latham Announcement
Event Schedule Les Latham Schedule After the Draw
Family Roster Les Latham Family Roster
Livestream No
Location Cockburne Ice Arena R1

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