The world’s best skaters are coming to Milwaukee to compete

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MILWAUKEE -- Chip spent the morning previewing Skate America, which starts Friday, October 23rd. The world's best skaters are coming to Milwaukee to compete. Skate America is the first event in the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating. The event will feature 60 athletes representing 12 nations competing over three days in Ladies, Men’s, Pairs and Ice Dance.

The competition will take place October 23-25 at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena in Milwaukee, marking the first time that the city has hosted a major international figure skating event.