Icenetwork is planning behind-the-scenes reports, photos and video from 'Champs Camp' starting on Friday.All 34 of U.S. Figure Skating's A and B envelope athletes and their coaches will gather at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., June 13-15 for U.S. Figure Skating's second annual Champs Camp.
The purpose of Champs Camp is to prepare elite U.S. athletes and coaches for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games, assist with planning and setting goals, improve communication skills, implement programs to enhance training, clarify U.S. Figure Skating policies and procedures, give media training and highlight the organization's marketing efforts.
ETA: The Team A and B envelope athletes are:
Ladies: Nagasu, Meissner, Liang; Flatt, Wagner, Zhang, A. Gilles
Men: Lysacek, Weir, Carriere; Abbott, Rippon, Mroz, Mahbanoozadeh
Pairs: McLaughlin/Brubaker, Inoue/Baldwin; Castile/Okolski, Vise/Trent, Paetsch/Nuss
Dance: Belbin/Agosto, Davis/White; Navarro/Bommentre, Samuelson/Bates, Hubbell/Hubbell