Road to Greensboro
Athlete qualifications for the 2020 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Greensboro, NC, got underway on Wednesday, October 2, 2019, with regional singles challenges and sectional pairs and ice dance challenges at three sites in the U.S.: Ashton, PA; Lansing, MI; and Mountlake Terrace, WA. (Click here for the complete news release on Road To Greensboro qualifications, sites, and dates.)
Altogether fourteen different regional challenges, which comprise the first step of skater qualifications for the U.S. Championships, are held at seven locations across the country through the month of October.
Athletes advancing to the next round of qualifying compete in sectional or U.S. finals Tuesday, November 12 through Saturday, November 16, at sites in Hyannis, MA; Allen, TX; and Wenatchee, WA.
Those top athletes at the sectional and U.S. finals at the junior and senior level (as well as some top novice competitors) in ladies, men, pairs, and ice dance will then go on to compete in Greensboro at the 2020 U.S. Figure Skating Championships which will be held January 20-26, 2020, at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex in Greensboro, NC. Select athletes at the novice, intermediate and juvenile levels will be named to the National High Performance Development Team and will participate in a camp held in conjunction with U.S. Championship.