Russian Figure Skating Championships – Schedule

Russian figure skating championships

Russian national figure skating championships will be held from December 25–28 in Saransk. This event is the main in the calendar of Russian skaters. Also, the results of the Russian Nationals will be used to determine athletes who will represent Russia at the 2012 European Championships, 2012 World Junior Championships and 2012 World Championships.

At the moment skaters are intensively preparing for the major competition of the country. Recently I’ve told with some Russian skaters about their preparation, thoughts and expectations of the coming Nationals. You can read the article with short interviews on

Here I would like to present a full schedule of these competitions. All times are Moscow. The events will be broadcasted by the Russian sports channel NTV Plus Sport Online (in Russian: НТВ Плюс Спорт Онлайн)

By Vladislav Luchianov

Russian Figure Skating Championships – Schedule

Sunday, December 25

14:00–14:30 – Opening ceremony

14:45–16:15 – Short dance

16:30–18:30 – Pairs short

18:45–21:15 – Men’s short

Monday, December 26

14:00–16:30 – Ladies short

16:45–19:45 – Men’s free

20:00–22:00 – Free dance

Tuesday, December 27

16:00–18:25 – Pairs free

18:40–21:30 – Ladies free

Wednesday, December 28

16:00–16:30 – Medal ceremonies

16:45–19:15 – Exhibitions

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