The American Spokane solemn ceremony of presentation of the teams – participants of Team Challenge Cup. Team Europe has presented its captain – the famous figure skater Christopher Dean.
Recall that in the European team several Russian athletes. World and European champion Yevgeny Medvedev-2016, winner of the World Cup-2015 Radionova Elena, winner of the European championships Sergei Voronov, Russia championship medalist Michael Kolyada and Olympic silver medalist in pair skating, Olympic champions in team competitions Ksenia Stolbov – Fedor Klimov.
Team Challenge Cup Competitions will be held in two days. On the first day (April 23 at 5:30 Moscow time) on the ice there Singles short programs. The next day, the pair will start and dance duets. On the final day of the tournament is scheduled gala concert.
Tournament Team Challenge Cup for the first time.The competition involved three teams – in Europe, North America and Asia. The team consists of athletes selected rated at 1 January 2016, the third issue of the singles were added by vote of the fans; It was carried out on the official tournament website.