Bensenville, Ill., Selected to Host 2012 U.S. Adult Figure Skating Championships
photo by U.S. Figure Skating
The U.S. Adult Championships annually feature 400 skaters competing in more than 100 open events and eight championship events. The 2012 version will mark the 18th time the competition has been held.
Competitors are divided into five age groups (21-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-60, 61+) and two tracks (masters and adults). Events are held in singles, pairs, ice dancing and interpretive. Skaters qualify for the championship and championship gold events by placing in the top four at one of three sectional championships, which will be held in March.
|EVENT||HOST CITY||DATES||HOST SKATING CLUB|
|Eastern Sectional||Rockville, Md.||March 9-11||Washington FSC|
|Midwestern Sectional||Grand Rapids, Mich.||March 16-18||Greater Grand Rapids FSC|
|Pacific Coast Sectional||Provo, Utah||March 16-18||Peaks FSC|
|U.S. Adult Championships||Bensenville, Ill.||April 10-14||Skating Council of Illinois|