Four teams over 60 points, and only two Olympic spots. Anabelle Langlois and Cody Hay have the lead (65.47 points), while defending champs Jessica Dube and Bryce Davison (second at 62.87) have some work to do.
Joannie Rochette's quest for another title isn't going to be a skate in the park. Cynthia Phaneuf leads after the short program and is in great shape to qualify for a spot at the Vancouver Olympics. "I'm not worried about winning nationals," Phaneuf said. "I want an Olympic spot."
It's the big battle for the second Olympic berth after Scott Mo ir and Tessa Virtue. Will it be youngsters Vanessa Crone and Paul Poirier or Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje?