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Quad Almighty at Four Continents

The 2017 Four Continents Championships held this week in Gangneung, South Korea served as the test event for the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics in 12 months time. 773 more words

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Nathan Chen tops Olympic champion in Four Continents short program

U.S. champion Nathan Chen beat Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu in a second straight program, taking the lead at the Four Continents Championships at the 2018 Olympic venue in South Korea on Friday. 295 more words

Olympics

Virtue and Moir golden once again at Four Continents Championships

The undefeated season continues for Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir.

The ice dancers won gold on Friday at the ISU Four Continents Championships, their third career title at the event that features the world’s top skaters from outside Europe. 496 more words

U.S. women struggle to open Four Continents Championships

Three U.S. women dug considerable holes in Thursday’s short program at the Four Continents Championships, a tune-up for next month’s world championships.

Mirai Nagasu was fifth, botching a triple loop landing.  526 more words

Olympics

With one year to PyeongChang 2018 Team Canada athletes are amped

The countdown clock is ticking and we’re officially under one year to go until the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games.

Team Canada athletes can’t help but share the buzz; check out some of their posts below: 430 more words

Canadian figure skating team named for world championships, Olympic test event

Coming out of the national championships this weekend in Ottawa, we now know which Canadian figure skaters will compete at the ISU World Championships, where the size of the next Olympic team will be decided. 857 more words

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Canadian skating stars must come through for benefit of next generation

Skaters representing Canada in the world figure skating championships at Helsinki will carry more than just the outsized expectations of fans back home.

Medals would be nice, of course, but how those 16 athletes perform will also determine Canada’s allotment of entries in the next Olympic Winter Games, and it would be nice if they could inspire little Kaetlyns and Patricks while they’re at it. 998 more words

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