Sales-Wamsteeker

Haley Sales and Nikolas Wamsteeker are to represent Canada at Skate Canada International this October at Prospera Place. Sales is from Kelowna while Wamsteker is from Langley.

Kelowna’s Haley Sales is in Germany today through Saturday competing at the Nebelhorn Trophy figure-skating event, the fifth stop on the ISU Challenger Series.

Sales skates ice dance with Nikolas Wamsteeker, both 22. Last season, they finished fourth at U.S. International Figure Skating Classic and ninth at Skate Canada International. At the Canadian championship, they finished fourth. The two are coached by Megan Wing and Aaron Lowe in Burnaby.

They are also competing at this year’s Skate Canada in Kelowna from Oct. 25-27.

Skate Canada will have four entries, for a total of seven skaters, in Oberstdorf.

National champion Nam Nguyen, 21, of Ajax, Ont., is the lone Canadian entry in the men’s competition.

Last season, he took home a gold medal at the U.S. International Figure Skating Classic.

Canadian national champions Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro will be the pair representing Canada at the event.

Last season, they finished third at Skate Canada International and second at the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships.

Laurence Fournier-Beaudry and Nikolaj Sorensen will be the other Canadian ice dance entry.