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IJS Grade Of Execution (GOE)
In the ISU Judging System each element in a figure skating program has a base value. For example a double Toe loop has a base value of 1.3, and a double Lutz has a base value of 1.9.
The grade of execution score (GOE) measures the quality of the element and is added to the base value.
A judge determines their final GOE of an element by considering the positive aspects of the element and reduces their evaluation according to the guidelines of possible errors to arrive at their final GOE mark for the element.
To establish the starting
GOE Judges take into consideration
the positive aspects for each element. It’s up to a Judge to decide on
the number of attributes for any upgrade, but in general the
recommendations are as follows:
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