Paige Lawrence, 22, Kennedy, Sask., and Rudi Swiegers, 25, Kipling, Sask., have withdrawn from the 2013 Skate Canada Challenge. The senior pair team will skip the event to focus on their training schedule in preparation for the 2013 Canadian Figure Skating Championships in January.
Lawrence and Swiegers have a bye to the 2013 Canadian Figure Skating Championships because of their ISU Grand Prix assignments. The 2013 Skate Canada Challenge will take place from December 5-9, 2012, at The Co-Operators Centre at Evraz Place in Regina, Sask.
General admission tickets will be available for purchase at The Co-Operators Centre at Evraz Place throughout the event. All-event tickets are $40, day tickets will be available for purchase for $10 on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and $15 on Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free for children ages 12 and under.