2016 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships Schedule and Results

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The 2016 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships took place from January 15 to January 24, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota.  Below is the icenetwork and television schedule of the competition and also links to the results of the event.  

    Phases of Official US Figure Skating Competitive Events:

    Two different phases of events take place at elite figure skating competitions like the 2016 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships:

    • Phase One: Short Program (Singles and Pairs) or Short Dance (Junior and Senior Ice Dancing or Pattern Dances (Novice, Intermediate, and Juvenile Ice Dancing)
    • Phase Two: Free Skate (Singles and Pairs) or Free Dance (Ice Dancing)

    Tentative Schedule (All Times are Eastern Standard Time):

    Saturday, January 16, 2016:    

    • Juvenile Pattern Dance
    • Intermediate Ladies Short Program
    • Intermediate Pattern Dance
    • Intermediate Men’s Short Program
    • Intermediate Pairs Short Program
    • Juvenile Boys Free Skate
    • Juvenile Girls Free Skate
    • Juvenile Pairs Free Skate

    Sunday, January 17, 2016:

    • Juvenile Free Dance
    • Intermediate Ladies Free Skate
    • Intermediate Free Dance
    • Intermediate Men’s Free Skate
    • Intermediate Pairs Free Skate
    • Novice Ladies Short Program
    • Novice Men’s Short Program
    • Novice Pairs Short Program
    • Novice Pattern Dance 

    Monday, January 18, 2016:

    • Novice Men’s Free Skate
    • Novice Ladies Free Skate
    • Novice Pairs Free Skate 

    Tuesday, January 19, 2016:

    • Novice Free Dance 
    • Junior Ladies Short Program
    • Junior Men’s Short Program
    • Junior Pairs Short Program

    Wednesday, January 20, 2016:

    • Junior Short Dance
    • Junior Pairs Free Skate
    • Junior Men’s Free Skate
    • Junior Ladies Free Skate 

    Thursday, January 21, 2016:

    • Championship Pairs Short Program
    • Opening Ceremony
    • Championship Ladies Short Program 

    Friday, January 22, 2016:

    • Junior Free Dance 
    • Championship Short Dance 
    • Championship Men’s Short Program

    Saturday, January 23, 2016:

    • Championship Pairs Free Skate 
    • Championship Free Dance 
    • Championship Ladies Free Skate

    Sunday, January 24, 2015:

    • Championship Men’s Free Skate
    • Smucker’s Skating Spectacular

    The final senior championship round groups was televised live on NBC television on Saturday, January 23, 2016 and on Sunday, January 24, 2016.

    The Smuckers Skating Spectacular gala exhibition of champions is broadcast on NBC television on Saturday, January 30, 2016.

    • Sunday, January 17, 2016    NBC 5 pm to 6 pm (Eastern Standard Time) - Preview
    • Saturday, January 23, 2016  NBC 3 pm to 6 pm, 8 pm to 11 pm (Eastern Standard Time)
    • Sunday, January 24, 2016   NBC 4 pm to 6 pm (Eastern Standard Time)
    • Saturday, January 30, 2016  NBC 4 pm to 6 pm (Eastern Standard Time) - Smuckers Skating Spectacular gala exhibition of champions

    (Smucker's Skating Spectacular - After the conclusion of the competition, the gala exhibition of champions, is available to view on-demand for icenetwork subscribers.)

    Final Results and Videos 2016 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships:

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