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Championship Series - Henderson, Nevada

U.S. Qualifying - Figure Skating

When: Tue, Oct. 12, 2021 - Sat, Oct. 16, 2021

Where: Henderson, Nevada

U.S. Figure Skating Championships Series - Henderson, Nevada

October 12-16, 2021, Lifeguard Arena

This competition will include singles and pairs.

Participant Information

The Lifeguard Arena is the sister arena facility of the NHL Vegas Golden Knights and their AHL team the Henderson Silver Knights. The Lifeguard Arena is located in Henderson, Nevada, just east of the Las Vegas Strip an on the Historic Water Street District in Henderson. We are 15 minutes from the Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS), 15 minutes for the Las Vegas Strip and about 30 minutes to Lake Mead, Hoover Dam and historic Boulder City. Las Vegas and Henderson are known for  beautiful national parks and hiking trails. 

School Absence Letter Request

Request a personalized absence support letter (PDF) that can be forwarded to teacher(s) and school leadership regarding your participation in the Championship Series - CLICK HERE


There will be NO chaperone passes at any of the Championship Series competitions. All parents/guardians will be required to purchase a ticket at the door, regardless of age of participant

Venue and Travel Information

Lifeguard Arena

The competition venue has two NHL regulation size rinks (200 x 85). There is a coffee bar in the lobby that serves a variety of beverages, in addition to offering breakfast/lunch sandwiches. 

Sunset Station Hotel & Casino

The official block for the Championship Series is at the Sunset Station Hotel & Casino. The deadline to book a room has been extended through September 26. Use the link here to book with code: SCIUSAR. 

Practice Ice

Unofficial practice ice (UPI) will be the only type of practice ice offered at the Championship Series in Henderson. Note: there will be two venues for practice ice, Lifeguard Arena (competition venue) and City National Arena and additional information can be found in EMS. 


Click here to purchase official Championship Series merchandise. 


If you are interested in volunteering at the Championship Series, email mcorsini@usfigureskating.org


Juvenile, intermediate and novice coverage will be available free of charge on the U.S. Figure Skating Fan Zone.

Junior and senior competition will be available on Peacock Premium.

Nonqualifying Competition | Viva Las Vegas Nonqualifying Competition

Viva Las Vegas NQ will be held on Saturday, October 16 (registration is closed as of September 20). Additional information will be available the first week of October. If you have questions, email Amelia Keene at presidentvgkcoe@gmail.com

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