they are more like testing Gracie and not protecting herWhat good is it to have a promising young skater like Gracie if she is not seen at SA?
How does it help raise interest or establish Gracie as a future star if her own federation won;t showcase her at Skate America?
I would also stick Gracie in a 2nd tough as possible GP event
Sochi is next season - protecting Gracie makes no sense at all. She is either the real deal or not.
look at her assignments, they are letter her familiarize by competing in Russia
as Sochi draws near