The Outline of the 2019-20 Season

Challenger Series

The ISU Challenger Series is made up of 10 competitions, that take place between August and December. (Events marked with * will have no pairs competition.)

September 12 - 14, 2019

Autumn Classic International

Oakville, Ontario, Canada *

September 12 - 14, 2019

September 13 - 15, 2019

Lombardia Trophy

Bergamo, Italy *

September 13 - 15, 2019

September 17 - 22, 2019

U.S. Classics

Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

September 17 - 22, 2019

September 19 - 21, 2019

Ondrej Nepela Memorial

Bratislava, Slavakia *

September 19 - 21, 2019

September 25 - 28, 2019

Nebelhorn Trophy

Oberstdorf Germany

September 25 - 28, 2019

October 11 - 13, 2019

Finlandia Trophy

Espoo, Finland

October 11 - 13, 2019

October 18 - 20, 2019

Ice Star

Minsk, Belarus *

October 18 - 20, 2019

October 30 - November 3, 2019

Asian Open Figure Skating Classics

Dongguan, China*

October 30 - November 3, 2019

November 14 - 17, 2019

Warsaw Cup

Warsaw, Poland

November 14 - 17, 2019

December 4 - 7, 2019

Golden Spin of Zagreb

Zagreb, Croatia

December 4 - 7, 2019

Grand Prix Series

The Senior Grand Prix Series has six competitions, that take place in October and November. Within this, points are awarded to skaters depending on their placement at event. 1st place will receive 15 points, 2nd place 13, 3rd place 11, and so on. These points are then totalled up and the top six skaters will then go on to compete at the Grand Prix Final, held in the first week of December.The ISU announces preliminary assignments in June.

October 18 - 20, 2019

Skate America

Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

October 18 - 20, 2019

October 25 - 27, 2019

Skate Canada

Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

October 25 - 27, 2019

November 1 - 3, 2019

Internationaux de France

Grenoble, France

November 1 - 3, 2019

November 8 - 10, 2019

Cup of China

Chongqip, China

November 8 - 10, 2019

November 15 - 17, 2019

Rostelecom Cup (Cup of Russia)

Moscow, Russia

November 15 - 17, 2019

November 22 - 24, 2019

NHK Trophy

Sapporo, Japan

November 22 - 24, 2019

December 5 - 8, 2019

Grand Prix Final

Turin, Italy (together with Junior Grand Prix Final)

December 5 - 8, 2019

Junior Grand Prix Series

The Junior Grand Prix Series is made up of seven competitions, starting in August and finishing in October, with the top six skaters also continuing on to the Junior Grand Prix Final.

August 21 - 24, 2019

JGP France

Courchevel, France

August 21 - 24, 2019

August 28 - 31, 2019

JGP USA

Lake Placid, New York, United States

August 28 - 31, 2019

September 4 - 7, 2019

JGP Latvia

Riga, Latvia

September 4 - 7, 2019

September 11 - 14, 2019

JGP Russia

Chelyabinsk, Russia

September 11 - 14, 2019

September 18 - 21, 2019

JGP Poland

Gdansk, Poland

September 18 - 21, 2019

September 25 - 28, 2019

JGP Croatia

Zagreb,  Croatia

September 25 - 28, 2019

October 2 - 5, 2019

JGP Italy

Egna, Italy

October 2 - 5, 2019

December 5 - 8, 2019

Junior Grand Prix Final

Turin, Italy (along with Senior Grand Prix Final)

December 5 - 8, 2019

ISU Championships

These are made up of; European Championships, Four Continents Championships, Junior World Championships & World Championships. Europeans dates back to the 1800’s, whereas Four Continents was first held in 1999 for non-European skaters to compete.

January 20 - 26, 2020

European Figure Skating Championships

Graz, Austria

January 20 - 26, 2020

February 3 - 9, 2020

Four Continents

Seoul, South Korea

February 3 - 9, 2020

March 2 - 8, 2020

World Junior Figure Skating Championships

Tallinn, Estonia

March 2 - 8, 2020

March 16 - 22, 2020

World Figure Skating Championships

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

March 16 - 22, 2020

In January 2020, the Winter Youth Olympics will be held in Lausanne, Switzerland. This event is open to junior athletes.

Furthermore, there are other international competitions for Novice, Junior and Senior skaters. For more competition information, please visit the ISU Calendar

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