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ISU receives South Korea complaint over figure skating judging

South Korea has officially filed its complaint over figure skating judging at the Sochi Olympics to the International Skating Union, nearly two months after Yuna Kim  200 more words


Catching up with Paul Wylie

Paul Wylie‘s silver medal at the 1992 Olympics was seen as stunning for a skater who had never finished higher than ninth at a World Championships, but his place at the Winter Games to begin with raised some eyebrows, too. 806 more words


Yuna Kim to perform to 'Frozen' soundtrack in farewell ice shows

Yuna Kim‘s program for her farewell ice shows next month will include music from the Disney animated film “Frozen,” according to Arirang News. 129 more words


U.S. figure skaters mixed on adding lyrics for next season

Figure skaters have the option of performing to vocal music with lyrics next season, but top U.S. skaters aren’t committing to change just yet.

Olympians  373 more words


Catching up with Sasha Cohen

Sasha Cohen‘s idea of retirement has been Ivy League school tag rugby, snap button socks and a Japanese game show.

Those are just a few of her highlights since her last figure skating competition four years ago. 363 more words


Catching up with Tim Goebel

Tim Goebel, the “Quad King,” is still keen on figure skating, knowledgeable and opinionated.

It’s been 12 years since he thrilled the home crowd in Salt Lake City, throwing three quadruple jumps in his free skate en route to a bronze medal. 636 more words


Jeremy Abbott 'kind of on the fence' about retiring

NEW YORK – Jeremy Abbott isn’t ready to retire just yet.

The four-time U.S. champion is reconsidering a plan to walk away from competitive figure skating after the recently finished season. 387 more words