Figure Skating

PYEONGCHANG 2018

<i>by Abigail Javellana</i><p><i>(Copyright: The Pyeongchang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games)</i><p>See the transformation of …

Adventure Travel

Gabrielle Daleman has surgery to remove cyst

World figure skating bronze medallist tweets she is doing well<p>World figure skating bronze medallist Gabrielle Daleman will be sidelined for two weeks …

Winter Sports

Olympic champs Meryl Davis & Charlie White join dance tour

Olympic ice dancing champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White have a new gig on solid footing.<p>They will co-star with Cheryl Burke of "Dancing With the …

Winter Sports

Meryl Davis, Charlie White join dance tour

MONTREAL (AP) — The lurid details — dark-of-night swapping of tainted urine samples with clean ones through a hole cut into the wall — have been …

Olympics

Q&A: Stars on Ice skaters talk off-ice life.

<b>Investors Group Stars on Ice presented by Lindt</b><p><i>May 18 | Rogers Arena</i><p><b>Tickets and info:</b> <i>$28 at starsonice.ca and ticketmaster.ca</i><p>The skaters on the …

Canadian News

Breaking the ice

<b>How a young Indigenous man and a Russian girl broke all the rules, to conquer international figure skating.</b><p><b>By Kerrie Armstrong</b> <b><br>Pictures by John Veage</b></b> …

Winter Sports

East Beat: Your Guide To The Week's Best Asian Pop Songs

<b>East Beat: BoA & HyunA</b><p>We round up the week's best Asian pop music in East Beat.<p>MORE >><p>The world of pop music moves fast, especially for those who …

Music

What type of Eurovision fan are you?

As the name implies, the Eurovision Song Contest is officially about songs.But in reality that is just the tip of the iceberg.Eurovision fan types• All …

Eurovision Song Contest

Look who’s performing in San Jose: Karen Chen, Ashley Wagner and more

SAN JOSE — A preview of the top American skaters expected to lead the 2018 Winter Olympics team will be on display Friday night at SAP Center as part …

Winter Sports

Meryl Davis Will Teach You How to Draw Inspiration From Your Setbacks

Anyone who has ever met Meryl Davis will tell you that she is the nicest person on the planet. But beyond that, she's the embodiment of what one can achieve with hard work and determination. The Olympic ice dancer won gold at the 2014 Sochi Winter Games with her partner Charlie White. We caught up …

Team USA

FLASHBACK: When Elli AvrRam went figure skating, Watch Video!

Best known for her stint in season 7 of popular TV reality show Bigg Boss, Elli AvrRam is a Sweedish Greek actress who is now based in Mumbai. She …

Bollywood

2018 Winter Olympic Hopefuls Gather to Promote Upcoming Games: ‘It’s Like a Shooting Star of Greatness’

The temperature in West Hollywood crept up into the mid 80s last week, but that didn’t stop 96 of the nation’s top winter Olympians and Paralympians …

Team USA

Ohio Cup Figure Skating Competition Results

Primary Boys Figures - Panel 1 - Final (100F)<p>2 - RIF-LIF Circle 8<p>7A - ROF-LOF 3s<p>Place<p>Skater #<p>Skater<p>Club<p><b>1</b><p>221<p>Caden Fischer<p>MI040A<p><b>2</b><p>208<p>Cooper …

Team USA

See How This Professional Figure Skater Gets Ready For Big Events

It's not every week you attend a black-tie event, unless you're a professional ice dancer like Meryl Davis. As a focused athlete, she receives her fair share of invites. Up ahead, Meryl shows us how she gets ready for those glamorous moments. From winged eyeliner to blush and bronzer, she makes …

Makeup

Penguins stole one but Capitals remain confident

Luke Fox joins Kevin Reynolds to talk about which coach is overreacting after Game 1 between the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins.

Winter Sports

Olympic figure skater Scott Hamilton's docuseries to launch on PEN

Scott Hamilton’s continued inspirational battle will be chronicled in a new docuseries from People/Entertainment Weekly Network (PEN).<p>The six-episode series <i>Scott Hamilton Today</i> premieres May 2 and will offer an intimate look at the day-to-day life of the Olympic gold medalist figure skater, who is …

Winter Sports

Emperors, anime icons, and porn stars show up in six-nation survey of most famous Japanese people

Respondents in the <b>U.S., China, and four other countries’ top 10 answers</b> included <b>Pokémon, military leaders, and adult film actresses</b>.<p>Over the last few …

Japan

This Haunting Figure Skating Routine Makes You Feel the Music in Your Bones

When it comes to rapidly flinging yourself across sheets of ice with actual bladed weapons strapped to your feet — or, as people involved in the challenging sport like to call it, figure skating — it's vital to have a partner you can trust with your life. And it's clear that French pair skaters …

Winter Sports

Amazing Sailor Moon Themed Figure Skating Routine

I must confess that Sailor Moon was never really my cup of tea as far as anime goes, but the fans have such an infectious energy and the costumes are …

Anime

This Impressive Figure Skater Might Actually Be the Real-Life Sailor Moon

We're not sure if you've realized, but the '90s are back, baby. More specifically, <b>Sailor Moon</b> is back, and we think the anime character may have come to life in the form of a 17-year-old Russian figure skater. Evgenia Medvedeva recently performed in Tokyo for the World Team Trophy event and blew …

Anime

Hopeful Ashley Wagner Reflects On “Astronomically” Difficult Season, Looks Ahead to 2018

<i>Ashley Wagner competes in the championship ladies short program at the 2017 U.S. Figure Skating Championships at the Sprint Center on Jan. 19, 2017</i> …

Team USA

When athletes play through pain of losing a loved one, it reveals their humanity

He hadn't yet buried his sister. She'd died, suddenly and unexpectedly, just a few days earlier.<p>But there he was a couple months ago, in the first, raw stage of grief, back in the office — a colleague of mine, just the same as we witnessed of Celtics' superstar guard Isaiah Thomas over the past …

Sports

Kaetlyn Osmond to thank N.L. fans at Torbay event

'Kaetlyn and friends' event at Jack Byrne Arena on Sunday<p>National figure skating icon Kaetlyn Osmond will get to thank fans in her native province …

Winter Sports

St. Louis faces stiff competition for key sporting events

Name an arena in the United States and Frank Viverito probably can tell you its age and the cost of the latest renovation.<p>U.S. Bank Arena in …

Ice Hockey

When skating’s child play

All those jumps, flips, spins, loops, and other figure skating moves may appear difficult, but not to six-year-old Arielle Pascual, the reigning …

Philippines

Team USA Earns Bronze At Figure Skating’s World Team Trophy For Fifth Straight Medal At The Event

<i>Ashley Wagner, Madison Chock, Timothy LeDuc, Ashley Cain, Karen Chen, Nathan Chen, Jason Brown and Evan Bates pose for a selfie with their medals at</i> …

Rio Olympics

Five For Friday: Figure Skating

Olympians Ashley Wagner, Jason Brown, Madison Chock and Evan Bates are among eight U.S. skaters competing this week in Tokyo at the ISU World Team …

Rio Olympics

Canada finishes just off the podium at World Team Trophy

Gabrielle Daleman, pair of Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro finish 4th<p>A pair of fourth-place performances by Canadian figure skaters on …

Rio Olympics

U.S. is third behind Russia, Japan in team figure skating event

TOKYO — Evgenia Medvedeva received a record score in the women’s short program on Thursday as Russia placed second behind host Japan on the opening day of the figure skating World Team Trophy.<p>Following up on her back-to-back world titles, Medvedeva received 80.85 points while teammate Elena …

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