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Qualifying Event

Yerba Buena
Ice Skating &
Bowling Center
750 Folsom Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
Hosted by The Skating Club of San Francisco
March 6-8, 2020

ARENA INFORMATION

The competition will be held at the Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center, which is located at 750 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94107.

 

The standard NHL size rink is 200' by 85' with rounded corners. There will be house lights only. One wall of the rink is all glass windows, providing a city view and plenty of light. Locker rooms will be available for competitors. The rink also has a snack bar, many vending machines, WIFI, and a pro shop with full skate services available to the athletes and public. 


Admission

Spectators may purchase wristbands for admission to the competition at the Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center box office window. Spectators must wear their wristbands to gain entry to the rink.

 

Admission

Spectators (over 5)

Children (5 & under)

One-Day

$10 per day

Free

All-Event

$25

Free

 

Credentials

Each athlete will receive complimentary credentials for one designated approved coach. The credentials are marked with the individual’s name and are non-transferable. Competitors and coaches will be able to pick up their credentials at the competition registration desk.

 

Competitors may purchase one additional chaperone or coach credential onsite at the competition registration desk. The purchase price is $20 per credential.

 

Credential badges must be worn at all times while Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center. Any lost badges will be replaced for an additional charge of $25 per badge.


TRAVEL

Airports

There are three local airports that serve national and international flights, and between them, there are many options for direct flights from a range of well-known airlines. Airports and their distance from the competition site are as follows.

  • San Francisco International Airport – 13 miles

  • Oakland International Airport – 19 miles

  • San Jose International Airport – 46 miles

 

Trains

  • BART – This railway system provides direct transportation from both the San Francisco and Oakland airports into San Francisco, with stops just 2-4 blocks from the competition site and nearby hotels. It provides an extensive network of trains across the East Bay, South Bay, and Upper Peninsula for participants that prefer to stay outside of the city.

  • MUNI – This San Francisco commuter railway system extends across several San Francisco neighborhoods, with stops just 2-4 blocks from the competition site and nearby hotels.

  • Caltrain – This railway system runs from downtown San Jose, through towns and cities on the San Francisco Peninsula, to the South of Market section of San Francisco, where it ends about 5 blocks from the competition site and 5-7 blocks from nearby hotels.

 

Buses

  • AC Transit – This bus system covers the East Bay, including Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. It includes Transbay routes into San Francisco.

  • MUNI – San Francisco’s transportation system includes a network of bus routes with stops within 1 block of the proposed competition site and nearby hotels.

  • SAMTrans – This bus system covers the San Francisco Peninsula and includes routes into San Francisco.

 

Taxi, Limo and Shuttle Services

  • San Francisco and the surrounding area are supported by several established taxi, limo and shuttle services.

  • Additionally, services by companies such as Lyft and Uber are widely available.

 

Parking

For participants driving to the competition, there are two garages conveniently located within 1-2 blocks of the Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center:

  • Moscone Center Garage, 255 3rd St, San Francisco, CA 94103

  • Fifth & Mission Parking Garage, 833 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 (between Fourth and Fifth Streets)


ACCOMODATIONS

The official hotel is the Courtyard by Marriott Downtown, located at 299 Second St., San Francisco, CA 94103. The hotel is 0.6 miles from the competition ice rink and features complimentary wi-fi.

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Additional Nearby Hotels

There are several hotels within walking distance from the competition, including but not limited to:

 

Hotels Near SFO

Participants driving to the competition may choose to stay just outside of the city near the San Francisco International Airport where parking is free or lower cost.

 

  • Home2 by Hilton (Kitchen, Free WIFI, Free Breakfast, Paid Parking) www.Home 2 by hilton.com

  • Residence Inn by Marriott (Kitchen, Free WIFI, Free Breakfast, Paid Parking) www.Residence Inn by Marriott.com

  • Homewood Suites by Hilton (Kitchen, Free WIFI, Free Breakfast, Paid Parking) www.Homewood Suites by Hilton.com

  • La Quinta Hotel (Free WIFI, Free Breakfast, Free Parking) www.wyndhamhotels.com/laquinta

 

All information is provided by the Hotel websites. The Skating Club of San Francisco, Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center, and U.S. Figure Skating do not guarantee any amenities mentioned above.