The 2022-2023 season of figure skating is beginning to be outlined more and more; on Tuesday 5 April the calendar of the ISU Challenger Series circuit , a famous cycle of second-tier races, was published on the official website of the International Federation.
Ten appointments scheduled in three months, from September to December, provided of course that there are no cancellations, unfortunately a very frequent factor for two years now .
It will start from 12 to 16 September in the United States, specifically in Lake Placid , then it will be the turn of Italy that will host the Lombardia Trophy in Bergamo from 16 to 19. The Nebelhorn Trophy of Oberstdorf (21-24 September) and Finland will follow. Trophy of Espoo , (5-9 October). The preseason will therefore close in Budapest (Hungary) from 5-9 October.
Finally, once the Grand Prix has started, there will be four other events , precisely in Kazakhstan (Nur-Sultan, 26-29 October), Austria (Graz, 9.13 November), Warsaw (17-20 November) and Croatia (Zagreb, 7-10 December). Here is the complete list
THE 2022-2023 ISU CHALLENGER SERIES CIRCUIT CALENDAR
- September 12-16, 2022 Lake Placid, USA (including Pair Skating)
- September 16-19, 2022 Bergamo, ITA
- September 21-24, 2022 Oberstdorf, GER (including Pair Skating)
- September 29-October 1, 2022 Bratislava, SVK
- October 5-9, 2022 Espoo, FIN (including Pair Skating)
- October 13-16, 2022 Budapest, HUN
- October 26-29, 2022 Nur-Sultan, KAZ
- November 9-13, 2022 Graz, AUT
- November 17-20, 2022 Warsaw, POL (including Pair Skating)
- December 7-10, 2022 Zagreb, CRO (including Pair Skating)