Figure skating championships underway, last event used to select Olympians

Figure skating championships underway, last event used to select Olympians

(KAIT/NBC) - The United States Figure Skating Championships are taking place in San Jose, CA.

The championships are the final event that is used to select the American skaters that will represent the country at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

On Thursday night, the ladies short program kicked off the competition.

It was a very big night for all Olympic hopefuls.

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