2014 Skate Canada International: Two Days of Live Coverage on RDS and RDS2

— October 29, 2014


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On Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET, RDS will kick off two days of coverage from the 2014 Skate Canada International, the second of six competitions in the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating. Held in Kelowna, British Columbia, this international competition will notably feature some of Canada’s top figure skaters: 

Men’s singles
• Elladj Baldé • Liam Firus • Andrei Rogozine

Ladies’ singles
• Alaine Chartrand • Véronik Mallet • Julianne Séguin

Ice dancing
• Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier • Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje • Elisabeth Paradis and F.X. Ouellette

Pair skating
• Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford • Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro
• Brittany Jones and Joshua Reagan

Michel Lacroix and Sophie Doré will handle the commentary and analysis during the competition. 

L’or à tout prix!: The Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding Story
On Saturday at 7 p.m. ET, in conjunction with its coverage of the Skate Canada International, RDS will present L’or à tout prix!, a 90-minute documentary that allows viewers to relive one of sport’s most infamous scandals: the attack on U.S. skater Nancy Kerrigan perpetrated by the entourage of her rival Tonya Harding just a few weeks before the Lillehammer Winter Olympics in 1994.   

Broadcast schedule
Friday October 31 ?
• Ladies’ and Ice Dance Short Program   7:30 p.m. ET RDS

Saturday November 1
• Mens’ Free Program 2 p.m. ET RDS2
• Documentary: L’or à tout prix! 7 p.m. ET RDS
• Ladies’ and Ice Dance Free Program   8:30 p.m. ET RDS

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