OTTAWA, ON: Synchronized skating teams from across the country will descend on Burnaby, British Columbia for the 2014 Skate Canada Synchronized Skating Championships, taking place from February 20-22, 2014 at the Bill Copeland Sports Centre.

OTTAWA, ON: Synchronized skating teams from across the country will descend on Burnaby, British Columbia for the 2014 Skate Canada Synchronized Skating Championships, taking place from February 20-22, 2014 at the Bill Copeland Sports Centre.

The event will host approximately 800 skaters and coaches on 41 teams. Teams will compete for national titles in the senior, junior, open, intermediate and novice categories. The top two senior teams will represent Canada at the 2014 ISU World Synchronized Skating Championships from April 4-5, 2014, in Courmayeur, Italy.

“The Skate Canada Synchronized Skating Championships is one of the most thrilling events of the year. The event combines the skill and artistry of figure skating coupled with the synchronized movements of a team,” said Dan Thompson, CEO Skate Canada. “We are excited to be in Burnaby for this event and with national titles and world spots on the line fans can expect a great competition.”

Tickets are available at the door at $30 for adults and $20 for children and seniors.