2012-13 JGP Season kicks off in Courchevel, France + Videos!
Posted by unseenskaters on August 23, 2012
The 2012-13 ISU Junior Grand Prix season has begun in the Alpine mountain resort of Courchevel, France and the ISU is uploading videos of each skater/team on their YouTube channel for the second straight year!
Team USA is Jason Brown, Harrison Choate, Vanessa Lam, Ashley Cain, and two dance teams making their JGP debut, Lorraine McNamara/Quinn Carpenter and Holly Moore/Daniel Klaber.
THURSDAY UPDATE: Cain is 4th (51.31) and Lam 5th (48.40) after the Ladies SP; Brown (59.33) and Choate (57.67) finished 3rd and 4th, respectively, in the SP.
FRIDAY UPDATE: McNamara/Carpenter are 7th (44.54) and Moore/Klaber 8th (42.98) of 14 teams after the Short Dance.
Lam finished 4th (140.89, 92.49 3rd in FS); Cain 5th (136.51, 85.20 5th in FS) and she set all new ISU personal best scores (SP, FS, Total) in Courchevel.
SATURDAY UPDATE: Brown won the Silver medal (185.81, 126.48 2nd in FS); Choate finished 4th (169.70, 112.03 4th in FS) and he set 2 new ISU personal best scores (SP and Total). McNamara/Carpenter placed 6th (108.33, 63.79 6th in FD) and Moore/Klaber 8th (103.04, 60.06 10th in FD) in their JGP and international debuts.