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Here's watch to look for on this weekend's Road to the Olympic Games shows featuring figure skating's first Grand Prix event — the Skate America competition from Chicago on Saturday (4 p.m. ET). more »
With the 2018 Winter Olympics approaching, the start of a new Grand Prix season offers figure skaters the chance to establish themselves as contenders, beginning with this weekend's Skate America event in Chicago. more »
Watch live coverage of Skate America in Chicago beginning on Friday at 8 p.m. ET as Canada's Gabrielle Daleman competes against some of the best in the world in the women's short program at the first major event of the figure-skating season. more »