16 October 2012

Skate America 2012 - Streaming and Entries

Skate America is the first of six events in the ISU Grand Prix series. It is organized by the United States Figure Skating Association. The location changes yearly. This year, the competition will be held at the ShoWare Center in Kent, Washington from October 19–21, 2012.

The entries are as follows.


1. Mae Berenice Meite, FRA
2. Sarah Hecken, GER
3. Valentina Marchei, ITA
4. Haruka Imai, JPN
5. Alena Leonova, RUS
6. Adelina Sotnikova, RUS
7. Viktoria Helgesson, SWE
8. Rachael Flatt, USA
9. Christina Gao, USA
10. Ashley Wagner, USA


1. Michal Brezina, CZE
2. Tomas Verner, CZE
3. Yuzuru Hanyu, JPN
4. Takahiko Kozuka, JPN
5. Tatsuki Machida, JPN
6. Konstantin Menshov, RUS
7. Alexander Majorov, SWE
8. Jeremy Abbott, USA
9. Armin Mahbanoozadeh, USA (replacing Evan Lysacek)
10. Douglas Razzano, USA


1. Qing Pang & Jian Tong, CHN
2. Vanessa James & Morgan Cipres, FRA
3. Stacey Kemp & David King, GBR
4. Danielle Montalbano & Evgeni Krasnopolski, ISR
5. Tatiana Volosozhar & Maxim Trankov, RUS
6. Marissa Castelli & Simon Shnapir, USA
7. Caydee Denney & John Coughlin, USA
8. Gretchen Donlan & Andrew Speroff, USA


1. Kaitlyn Weaver & Andrew Poje, CAN
2. Nelli Zhiganshina & Alexander Gazsi, GER
3. Lorenza Alessandrini & Simone Vaturi, ITA
4. Ekaterina Bobrova & Dmitri Soloviev, RUS
5. Anastasia Cannuscio & Colin McManus USA
6. Meryl Davis & Charlie White, USA
7. Lynn Kriengkrairut & Logan Giulietti-Schmitt, USA

SKATE AMERICA will be broadcasted by RAISPORT2 (only from Italy). All Times are GMT+1 and now in Rome it is

- Saturday, October 20th:
15:55 SP Pairs
17:10 SP Men
21:30 SP Ladies
23:10 Short Dance

- Sunday, October 21st:
14:00 FP Men
17:30 FP Pairs
20:45 Free Dance
22:20 FP Ladies

SKATE AMERICA will be broadcasted by NBC (NBC is stream no. 2 and 5, if they did not change them). All Times Eastern and now in NY it is

- Sunday, October 21st:
16:00 - 18:00

SKATE AMERICA will be broadcasted by Eurosport (but not in Germany, France and UK). In Moscow, because it is Eurosport Russia to wich it is linked, it is

- Sunday, October 21st:
20:00 FP Men & Pairs

- Monday, October 22nd:
00:15 FP Ladies

SKATE AMERICA will also be broadcasted by Icenetwork, and registered users can watch all the action on Saturday, October 20, for FREE as part of Icenetwork.com's "Super Saturday" offer. Sign up today to watch hours of live competition video on "Super Saturday" (for blackout restrictions read here).

- Saturday, October 20th (for all registered users), all Times Eastern:
15:30 SP Ladies 
17:10 Short Dance 
22:00 FP Men 
24:00 FP Pairs 

Live backstage video will be available throughout the event for all registered users. Two AT&T ICE Desk Live shows -- hosted by five-time U.S. ice dance champion Tanith Belbin -- will be presented at the following times:

Saturday, October 20 - 21:45 (prior to the men's free skate)
Sunday, October 21 - 18:15 (following the ladies free skate)

You can also watch SKATE AMERICA here, by clicking on the competition you want to watch. Please note: live streams will be available approximately 30 minutes before the broadcast's start. You can change the language of the site (in the uppper right corner of the page) to see changing also the times of the streams. Thanks to Cocovica of www.krasobru.4fan.cz for the link!

SKATE AMERICA will also be broadcasted by CBC Canda. All Times Eastern. Thanks to my Twitter follower, Terri, for the link!

Saturday, October 20th:

Sunday, October 21st:


  1. Thanks a lot for the links for the live streams, Laura! It is very much appriciated! I think you can add this one as well?

    http://livetv.ru/en/allupcomingsports/18/# (Russian TV)

    I am searching for the other ones and Am gonna update it on my website as well (czech time, same as in In Italy, right? :)

  2. You're welcome! :)
    The link is for upcoming events and links to the streaming will appear before the start of the event itself, right? I'll add it to the post, thank you! Canadian fans told me that also CBC will broadcast SA, I'll add it too. CCTV5 should broadcast somthing...
    Yes , same time! That means I don't have to do maths, happy me!!! :)
    I'm sorry RaiSport2 is geoblocked. I keep searching, but I can't found a link that can be watched outside my country... :(

  3. Hi Laura! Yes, the links should be active in there around 30mins before the start of the competition (at least that's what they say :D). I checked some fotball in there yesterday and it worked. And IT IS NOT geoblocked! yepee!

  4. I can't wait to see the competition!!! :) Pity it starts today and it is broadcasted only from tomorrow... :(

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