Jun 19, 2014 12:00 PM by Jordan Mason
colorado springs, Colo. - U.S. Figure Skating has been selected by the International Skating Union (ISU) as the organizing committee for the 2017 ISU World Synchronized Skating Championships, to be held at The Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo.
"We are excited that the ISU has selected the United States to host this prestigious figure skating event," U.S. Figure Skating Executive Director David Raith said. "The Broadmoor World Arena has a long history of hosting successful international events and we're eager to welcome the international synchronized skating community to our hometown."
The 2017 ISU World Synchronized Skating Championships will take place April 7-8, 2017. The championships will return to Colorado Springs for the first time since 2010, and return to the U.S. for the first time since 2013, when the event was held in Boston. The U.S. also hosted the World Synchronized Championships in 2000, its inaugural year, in Minneapolis.