Many synchronized skating teams kick off their international season this weekend at Leon Lurje Trophy 2016 in Gothenburg, Sweden. 9 advanced novice teams, 8 junior teams and 7 senior teams from Finland, Sweden, USA, Japan, and Latvia competed for medals.
20th annual Dr. Richard Porter Classic is one of the largest competitions of the season in the U.S. This competition takes place this weekend (4 - 6, Dec 2015) at Ann Arbor, a city in the state of Michigan. More than 160 teams compete during 3 days.
Over 40 American teams presented their work in the State of California. The 15th Annual Anaheim Ice Synchronized Team Championships took place on the Anaheim ice. This event made up of several categories. These are specific to this country. A few participated teams are members of the US international selection pool.