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Rippon to make season debut at Finlandia Trophy

Parsons siblings hope to clinch trip to JGP Final with podium finish
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U.S. silver medalist Adam Rippon will return to the Finlandia Trophy after taking silver at the event last season. -Jay Adeff

The 2015-16 season continues this week with 2015 Finlandia Trophy in Espoo, Finland, and the Junior Grand Prix (JGP) in Zagreb, Croatia.

Icenetwork will provide recaps, blogs and photos from both events.

2015 Finlandia Trophy

Ladies

Hannah Miller is set to make her season debut after finishing ninth most recently at the 2015 U.S. Championships

Men's

U.S. silver medalist Adam Rippon took second at this event last year and will be joined by Timothy Dolensky, who placed fourth at the 2015 U.S. International Figure Skating Classic in September.

Ice dance

Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker take the ice for the first time since placing fifth at the 2015 Four Continents Championships.

JGP Croatia

Ladies

Paige Rydberg finished fifth at her JGP debut in Colorado Springs in September. She is joined by Sarah Nunez, who will make her international debut at the event.

Men's

Tomoki Hiwatashi and Tony Lu will both compete at their second JGP events of the season. Hiwatashi placed fifth at JGP USA, while Lu finished sixth at JGP Poland.

Ice dance

Rachel Parsons and Michael Parsons will look to earn their second career trip to the JGP Final following a first-place finish at 2015 JGP Slovakia. They placed sixth at the JGP Final in 2013. Gigi Becker and Luca Becker will make their international debut at the event.