Quote Originally Posted by dorispulaski View Post
However, Skate Canada does have one systemic problem that some of the other federations don't have. For whatever reason, the field of non-Canadians in Canada often seems weak.
Year after year (regardless of when SC happens---last year SC was the final GP event), SC fields tend to be on the weak side because it enhances the opportunity of the weaker Canadian skaters to place higher than they might in a more competitive field. JMO.