National championships will be up for grabs at the BMO Harris Bank Center the next couple days.
The U.S.. Synchronized Skating Championships are being held. The opening ceremony was Thursday afternoon. afternoon. The Rockford revolution skating club took the ice for a performance to welcome all the skaters to Rockford.
94 teams will compete in eight divisions from novice to seniors.
“It’s definitely not your normal sport. it’s really challenging,” says skater Mackenzie Magliocco of Ann Arbor, Michigan. “It takes a lot of mental toughness and definitely a lot of hard work.”