Countdown to 2013 World Figure Skating Championships
London, Ontario will be the center of attention for the world of figure skating from March 10-17! As an annual event that moves around the globe, the 2013 World Figure Skating Championships attracts the 200 best skaters from 50 countries in four disciplines: men’s, ladies, pairs and ice dance. This is the first time Worlds has been hosted in Canada since Calgary 2006.
Competition in London will not only name the world champions in all disciplines, it will also identify the numbers of entries qualifying countries may send to the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Russia—so Worlds will be even extra thrilling this year!
We couldn’t be more excited for March 10! To stay up to date, check out this viewer’s guide, see the full list of competing athletes and follow the results.
Good luck, skaters!