Feb. 17, 2009, 5:45 p.m. (ET)

USA Roller Sports is seeking volunteers to serve as announcers during the 2009 USARS Figure Skating National Championships in Peoria, Illinois.


Volunteers are responsible for all expenses relating to their participation.  If able to commit to a minimum of eight hours as an announcer during these Championships, however, USARS will reserve a room for you at the host hotel at the discounted officials' rate.


Interested volunteers should send an e-mail to pyoung@usarollersports.org, and include:


·         Name

·         Experience as an announcer - (Please provide letters of confirmation/referrals from experience)

·         Anticipated dates of availability

·         Confirmation of your commitment/availability to announce for a minimum of 8 hours

A formal letter of invitation will be sent to successful applicants, along with a conflict form, hotel information, etc.


Preliminary event information follows:

  • Youth events will be July 25th - August 1st, 2009
  • Elite events will be August 2nd - August 6th, 2009
  • Adult events will be August 5th - August 9th, 2009