Cup of China Returns: 4 Things to Watch for at Skating Season’s 2nd Grand Prix
Two weeks after the completion of Skate America, the figure skating Grand Prix returns with the 2020 Cup of China, held in the southwestern Chinese city of Chongqing.
Skate Canada, meant to fall between the two events, was cancelled due to COVID-19 pre-cautions. The Internationaux de France, set for 13-14 Nov., has also been cut due to the pandemic.
Cup of China, however, will go on – albeit without fans in attendance, like Skate America – and will feature only Chinese skaters in a move by the ISU to limit the international travel of skaters…