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Bradie Tennell withdraws from second Grand Prix assignment
The figure skater now has three fewer scores in her body of work that will count toward selection for the 2022 U.S. Olympic team.
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Speed skater Kristen Santos accomplishes what no U.S. woman had in a decade
The short track racer became the first U.S. woman to earn two medals at a single World Cup in almost 10 years.
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Speed skater Kristen Santos accomplishes what no U.S. woman had in a decade
The short track racer became the first U.S. woman to earn two medals at a single World Cup in almost 10 years.
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Quad Queen Trusova does just one but still easily rules at Skate America
Trusova won over compatriot Daria Usacheva in Las Vegas.
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Madison Hubbell, Zachary Donohue win final Skate America of their careers, tie win streak record
Teammates and training mates Madison Chock and Evan Bates were a close second with their alien meets astronaut free dance.
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Nathan Chen’s win streak ends at 14, Vincent Zhou victorious at Skate America
The three-time reigning world champion finished with the bronze, his lowest result in his six years on the Grand Prix circuit.
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For Japanese pair, Skate America silver medal is a joyous (and rare) surprise
Two Russian pairs' teams surrounded Miura/Kihara on the podium: Tarasova/Morozov in first and Boikova/Kozlovskiy third in Las Vegas.
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Russians putting a world of hurt on women’s singles rivals
Reigining world bronze medalist Aleksandra Trusova leads after the short program at Skate America, followed by compatriots Usacheva and Sinitsyna.
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Hubbell/Donohue nearing in on fourth Skate America win, but Chock/Bates nipping at their heels
Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue hold a 1.03-point lead over Madison Chock and Evan Bates at Skate America in Las Vegas.
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Nathan Chen stumbles to surprising fourth, while Vincent Zhou leads at Skate America
The three-time reigning world champion, Chen is 15 points away from the lead after the short program in Las Vegas.
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Russians prove they are back as two pairs’ teams lead the way at Skate America
While Russian teams sits in first and second after the short program, Americans Alexa Knierim and Brandon Frazier are in fourth.
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Vincent Zhou hoping to reach the summit of Olympic men’s figure skating
After placing 25th at the 2021 World Championships, 2019 world bronze medalist Vincent Zhou is back on top of the podium.
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Three-time Olympic skater Evan Bates decries “terrible” human rights issues in 2022 host China
Backed by Nathan Chen, Madison Chock and Vincent Zhou, Bates was among the first Olympic athletes to speak out against China's treatment of Uyghurs.
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U.S. figure skating champion Bradie Tennell withdraws from Skate America
The 2018 Olympian withdrew due to injury and is replaced by Starr Andrews.
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After a highly decorated career, Ashley Wagner is proudest of current chapter in her story
The figure skater lives in the Boston area and studies psychology with the goal of having a therapy practice focusing on trauma and the LGBTQ+ community.
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Women’s Sports TV Guide: How to watch the WNBA, NWSL and more (October 2021)
From the WNBA to the LPGA to the NWSL, it's a busy month for women's sports. Follow along with On Her Turf's TV guide (schedules, start times, TV channels).
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Vincent Zhou confirms third men’s Olympic figure skating spot for U.S.
The 2019 World bronze medalist won Nebelhorn Trophy in Germany, the final Olympic figure skating quota qualifying competition.
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Japan cancels Four Continents Speed Skating Championships
The figure skating Four Continents Championships are awaiting a new host city, while the long track speed skating version might not be held at all.
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Japan cancels Four Continents Speed Skating Championships
The figure skating Four Continents Championships are awaiting a new host city, while the long track speed skating version might not be held at all.
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Maame Biney, Kristen Santos lead U.S. short track world cup team
Biney and Santos represent the U.S.' best chance to return a woman to the Olympic podium in short track speed skating after 12 years.
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Maame Biney, Kristen Santos lead U.S. short track world cup team
Biney and Santos represent the U.S.' best chance to return a woman to the Olympic podium in short track speed skating after 12 years.
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Alysa Liu in a good place for a transformative season
Liu, now 16, is in the best headspace of her career and displaying a more mature style of skating just in time for the Olympic season.
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China cancels as host of figure skating’s Four Continents Championships
This is the second time in less than a month that China canceled a major international figure skating competition.
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Alysa Liu to compete abroad as a senior for first time this weekend
Alysa Liu first won the U.S. senior title at 13 years old. Now 16, she is able to compete as a senior internationally just in time for Olympic season.
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Kimi Goetz getting up to speed for Beijing 2022 as long track speed skating season begins
Just a year and a half after switching from short to long track, Goetz finished top-five in two distances at the 2020 Worlds.
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Kimi Goetz getting up to speed for Beijing 2022 as long track speed skating season begins
Just a year and a half after switching from short to long track, Goetz finished top-five in two distances at the 2020 Worlds.
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Alysa Liu, Vincent Zhou to compete for U.S.’ maximum Olympic figure skating spots
Liu and Zhou are aiming to help the U.S. confirm the maximum three women's and three men's figure skating spots for Beijing.
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Debut Grand Prix of Italy replaces Cup of China on figure skating schedule
The field in Italy includes 2021 World champion Anna Shcherbakova and the Grand Prix return of ice dancers Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron.
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Alysa Liu to make debut in Canada and more notes on figure skating Grand Prix season assignments
The Olympic season will begin in Las Vegas with Skate America, where all four reigning U.S. champions are entered.
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Former U.S. pairs champ Danny O’Shea and Chelsea Liu announce partnership
O'Shea is the 2018 Four Continents champion with Tarah Kayne, while Liu previously competed with Brian Johnson.
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Olympic pairs’ figure skating champions will not return to competition
Aljona Savchenko and Bruno Massot, the 2018 Olympic pairs' figure skating champions who haven't competed in three years, will not return to competition.
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Yelizaveta Tuktamysheva on 2022 Winter Olympics: 'This is all that’s left'
Now 24, the Russian "Empress" returned to worlds six years after winning to claim the silver medal, followed by a World Team Trophy victory.
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Decorated pairs’ skaters Vanessa James, Eric Radford team up for Olympic season
Both world and Grand Prix Final medalists with different partners and for different nations, James and Radford are teaming up in time for the 2022 Olympic season.
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In figure skating’s long, strange trip of a season, Nathan Chen showed the way
After the cancellation of the 2020 World Championships, through dealing with two more COVID-19 waves, the season came to a satisfying end.
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Russia scores first World Team Trophy victory with U.S. in second
After two silver medals and a bronze at the last three ISU World Team Trophy competitions, Russia finally scored its first victory.
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Russia still dominant at World Team Trophy; Nathan Chen ends season with personal victory
With both its reigning world champion pairs’ team and ice dance team displaying winning programs, Russia continues to lead the standings over the U.S. and Japan after Day 2 at the ISU World Team Trophy in...
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Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker latch on to humor, joy and being organic
The three-time U.S. bronze medalists have had to fight their way into the crowded U.S. ice dance spotlight, competing alongside all-time greats.
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Chen tops Hanyu in short program; Russia leads at World Team Trophy
Russia leads six of the top nations after the first day of the World Team Trophy, while Nathan Chen outscored Yuzuru Hanyu in the men's short program.
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Jason Brown, Rohene Ward seek to spread the light with “Sinnerman” program
When choreographer Rohene Ward contemplates a new program for Jason Brown, he asks himself: How are we trying to touch people? With frustrations in the Black community growing and COVID-19 tightening its...
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2021 World Team Trophy figure skating TV, live stream schedule
Nathan Chen and Yuzuru Hanyu compete one last time this season, but this time it's for their countries at World Team Trophy, live on Peacock Premium.
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A champion figure skater’s new pursuit: fighting racism
Michelle K. Hanabusa, a former competitive figure skater, was a co-founder of Hate Is A Virus, a nonprofit started to dismantle racism and hate.
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Nathan Chen leads U.S. team looking to defend at World Team Trophy
Nathan Chen leads the U.S. squad that will go up against a stacked Russian team at World Team Trophy, April 15-17 in Osaka, Japan.
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Seven takeaways from the 2021 World Figure Skating Championships
Highlighted by Nathan Chen’s brilliant free skate to win his third straight world title, learn the skating headlines as we approach the Olympic season.
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Where are the quads in pairs’ figure skating?
At the 2015 World Figure Skating Championships in Shanghai, five of the top seven pair teams attempted a quad element in their free skates, but a pair hasn't done a quad in three years. So, why aren’t pairs...
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With comeback drama adding to the moment, Nathan Chen skates into a league of his own
With one of the greatest skates of his career, Chen became the first U.S. skater to win three consecutive world titles since Scott Hamilton in 1983.
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Sinitsina/Katsalapov win first world title as Russians take three golds at skating worlds
Russian figure skaters earned their third gold medal – out of four up for grabs – of the 2021 ISU World Figure Skating Championships when Viktoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov won the ice dance...
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Nathan Chen overtakes Yuzuru Hanyu for world title with five quads
American Nathan Chen rallied past Japanese megastar Yuzuru Hanyu for the figure skating world title with a flawless, five-quadruple jump free skate.
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In sequel to 2017, Karen Chen reprises her worlds role with the same aplomb
Chen’s free skate at the World Championships was the key to getting a third women’s singles spot for her country at the upcoming Olympics.
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Russian women sweep figure skating worlds podium for first time
Russian women secured their first podium sweep in the 115-year history of the ISU World Figure Skating Championships on Friday night, thanks to two 16-year-olds and a 24-year-old.
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2021 World Figure Skating Championships results
2021 World Figure Skating Championships top 10 and notable results from Stockholm, Sweden.
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