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The first week

My first week was a mixture of fun and stress. I tried to visit all the nearby skating rinks before they close for the season and I did love having to get up at 6 in the morning to walk 20 blocks to get to where I needed to go. 393 more words

Picks & Pucks

Since it was an Olympic year, the World Figure Skating Championships fell under the radar. If you didn’t know, the United States didn’t medal in anything. 181 more words

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

Olympics

The Danse Macabre Run

Oof today’s run was so gross and scary. I went running right before the storm started, which meant that I was sweating out of every pore of my body due to the humidity. 277 more words

Classical Music

Cara Scudner Builds Her Fashion Business In The Ice World

Cara Scudner might be eligible for the 2014 U.S. Adult Figure Skating Championships. She started figure skating later, but she began playing at the age of 14. 286 more words

Fashion Business

Dancing With the Stars, Season 18, Week 5, Disney Night

So everyone’s back to together to the tune of Disney music(I’m not kidding; they have a montage of pairs reunited to “Circle of Life” before the first commercial break!), and we have a DWTS version of the Disney logo opening the show, and an opening Disney medley before guest judge Donny Osmond is introduced, and his history with Disney elaborated on(Osmond brothers were originally discovered by old Walt, and he’s voiced a role in Mulan).  1,442 more words

Figure Skating

ARTICLE: FIGURE SKATING

Figure Skating

Figure skating is a sporting event involving spins, jumps, and a variety of other moves, performed on ice, often to music. The skates used by figure skaters differ from those used in other ice-based sports, as they are designed to accommodate the specific movements common in this sort of skating. 36 more words