Patrick Chan is a three-time world champion, and has two Olympic silver medals. After taking a year-and-a-half hiatus following his heartbreaking silver medal at the Sochi Olympics, he returned with an emphasis on his jumping technique. 1,261 more words
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For the first time since its inception, the SEA Games will include a winter sport: figure skating. The Philippines will send out four of its elite skaters to compete for gold, but who exactly are these four talented skaters? 383 more words
Day 3 of Colorado Springs was devoted to my thing: figure skating. Yes, since I was small, I’ve been a figure skater. Colorado Springs is home to the US Olympic Training center and the Broadmoor Skating Club which I have head about much of my life as being one of the top training sites for figure skating in the country. 619 more words
That Joannie Rochette and Jennifer Robinson should glide into the Skate Canada Hall of Fame together makes perfect sense.
Over a 15-year stretch beginning in the early 1990s, they were at or near the pinnacle of women’s skating in Canada. 774 more words
OTTAWA — Joannie Rochette, who captured the hearts of Canadians when she competed at the Vancouver Olympics just days after her mother’s death, is headed to Skate Canada’s Hall of Fame. 202 more words