November 24-26, 2017 | Lake Placid Olympic Center
Skating is back in Lake Placid for Thanksgiving—Join us for the 2017 Skate America at the Olympic Center!
2017 Skate America is the last event in the 2017 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Series. The event will feature 60 athletes—many of whom competed at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi and recent World Championship events—representing 12 nations competing over three days in ladies, men's, pairs and ice dance. Team USA is headlined by U.S. champions Karen Chen, Nathan Chen, Haven Denney and Brandon Frazier and Maia and Alex Shibutani. The international slate features 2017 World silver medalists Aliona Savchenko in pairs and World bronze medalists Gabrielle Daleman of Canada and Boyang Jin of China in ladies and men's, respectively. The full event roster is available here.
The competition, hosted at the 1980 Herb Brooks Arena, will mark the fifth time that Lake Placid has hosted a major international figure skating event. Other stops on the 2017 Grand Prix Series include Skate Canada International, Rostelecom Cup, Trophee de France, Cup of China and NHK Trophy.
All event are currently on sale, which include access to official practice from Thursday through Saturday as well as an assigned seat to all sessions. You may also purchase individual session tickets; see schedule and ticket pricing information below or visit the official event website here.
November 24, 2017
7:00 pm: Session 1 - Pairs Short Program and Men's Short Program
November 25, 2017
2:00 pm: Session 2 - Pairs Free Skate & Men's Free Skate
7:30 pm: Session 3 - Ladies Short Program & Ice Dance Short Program
November 26, 2017
2:00 pm: Session 4 - Ice Dance Free Skate & Ladies Free Skate
7:30 pm: Session 5 - Smucker's Skating Spectacular