The 2012 “The Ice” Tour will visit 3 cities in Japan from July 21-29. Performances will be held in Nagoya (July 21-22), Nikko (July 24-25), and Osaka (July 28-29). Stars on Ice skaters Jeffrey Buttle, Jeremy Abbott, Meryl Davis & Charlie White, and Mirai Nagasu will join Mao Asada, Takahiko Kozuka and other Japanese stars for these performances.
There will be a new event this year held in conjunction with the Japan Open and Carnival on Ice. The Medal Winners Open, an artistic competition featuring skaters who have won medals at ISU Championships, will make its debut on Friday, October 5.