U.S. Figure Skating has held SkateFests in cooperation with the Disson Skating shows that have taken place throughout the country. This week, U.S. Figure Skating is in Renton, Wash. at the site of PANDORA Unforgettable Moments of Love on Ice, which takes place at the ShoWare Center on Friday, Jan. 11. Here are a few pictures and videos of the SkateFest fun.
Last week in both Seattle/Kent, the site of 2012 Hilton HHonors Skate America, and in Omaha, site of the 2013 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships, U.S. champions Ashley Wagner and Meryl Davis and Charlie White took to the radio and television waves and also did a number of print interviews in order to promote both events.
Photos from both Omaha and Seattle
In addition to the appearances from Wagner, Davis and White, 2006 Olympic silver medalist Ben Agosto was on hand at a Seattle Mariners game to throw out a first pitch to promote Skate America.
Photos courtesy of Renee Felton and Ben VanHouten