U.S. Figure Skating Championships

Vote for the 2017-18 Readers' Choice Award! - U.S. Figure Skating Fan Zone

Skating fans, it’s time to cast your ballots for SKATING magazine’s 2017-18 Readers’ Choice Award.<p>Voting runs from June 25 through July 2. Skating …

Team USA

Figure skating coach Tammy Gambill switching training site to Colorado

COLORADO SPRINGS — Figure skating coach Tammy Gambill, who works with Olympians Karen Chen and Vincent Zhou, will move her training base to the World …

Winter Olympics

Tickets | 2019 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Detroit

All-session tickets for the 2019 U.S. Figure Skating Championships are on sale to the public starting Friday, April 27, 2018. Weekend Ticket Packages …

Team USA

All-Session Tickets for the 2019 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Detroit to Go On Sale Friday, April 27

<b>(4/25/2018)</b> – All-session tickets for the 2019 U.S. Figure Skating Championships will go on sale at 10 a.m. EST on Friday, April 27, 2018. The 2019 …

Team USA

NBC, U.S. Figure Skating have new rights deal

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- U.S. Figure Skating and NBC have a new agreement for domestic and international events through 2026.<p>The deal announced …

U.S. Figure Skating

Margot Robbie's Skating Choreographer Gets Real About Training For 'I, Tonya' — EXCLUSIVE

<i>Do your friends tell you you're "celeb obsessed"? Do you follow your favorite celebs' every move? Know their Instagram histories so well that you can</i> …

Tonya Harding

LGBTQ group honors Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon

Adam Rippon made history in South Korea last month by becoming the first openly gay American male skater to compete in the Olympic Games.<p>Although he didn't win an individual medal (he helped the U.S. win bronze in the team competition), Rippon's performances and his personality made him one of the …

Adam Rippon

Aaron, Hawayek/Baker Added to 2018 World Team

(3/2/18) - U.S. Figure Skating announced today roster changes for the upcoming 2018 ISU World Figure Skating Championships, set to be held in Milan …

Winter Olympics

Karen Chen's Short Program Song Is As Sophisticated As It Gets

On Wednesday, Feb. 21, (Tuesday night in the U.S.) the short program portion of the women's individual figure skating competition will begin at the …

Nathan Chen

U.S. champ Bradie Tennell falls in 2018 women's Winter Olympics figure skating debut

GANGNEUNG, South Korea – The American splatfest at the figure skating venue continued Wednesday morning with the shocking sight of new U.S. national champion Bradie Tennell down on the ice, falling for the first time this season at the worst possible moment.<p>Tennell, a 20-year-old jumping machine, …

Winter Olympics

2018 Winter Olympics And Beyond: Why Figure Skating Requires Silence [Opinion]

Should commentators commentate during a figure skater's performance?<p>The individual figure skating portion of the 2018 Winter Olympics is halfway …

U.S. Figure Skating

'Quiet assassin' Karen Chen gears up for Olympic figure skating

<i>Karen Chen competes in the Ladies Free Skate during the 2018 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships at the SAP Center on January 5, 2018 in San</i> …

Nathan Chen

East Aurora native Hawayek lands spot as Olympic figure skating alternate

If anything happens to one of the U.S. Olympic ice dance teams in Pyeongchang, South Korea, phones in Western New York may start ringing.<p>Kaitlin …

Olympic Village

EXCLUSIVE: Ashley Wagner Opens Up About Her "Bittersweet" Life As Team USA's Figure Skating Alternate

She didn't make the 2018 Olympic team. So what?<p>Ashley Wagner, the most decorated U.S. women’s figure skater of the past six years, did not make the U.S. Olympic team for this year's PyeongChang Games. After her fourth place finish at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in January, she was instead …

Adam Rippon

11 People You May Not Have Known Were Olympians

For many, competing at the Olympics is the dream of a lifetime. But these accomplished athletes found success both inside and far beyond the Olympic …

Team USA

The Ages Of The U.S. Women's Figure Skating Olympic Team Are Breaking Tradition

It takes years and years of training for any athlete to reach the Olympics. For some it takes them a long time to make it past the Olympic trials to …

Olympics

Just How Hard Is It to Execute a Triple Axel in Figure Skating?

In the 19th century, figure skating was a very literal term: Athletes were expected to carve elaborate figures into the ice while maintaining their …

Nancy Kerrigan

Olympic Figure Skating 2018: USA Dates, Times, Remaining Event Schedule

The United States claimed bronze in the team figure skating event Sunday evening, with Canada taking home the gold and the Olympic Athletes from Russia earning the silver.<p>Next up are the individual events.<p>Below is a breakdown of the remaining figure skating schedule, with a look at who is competing …

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Bradie Tennell’s Family: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Bradie Tennell celebrates in the kiss and cry with coaches Jeremy Allen and Denise Myers after the Ladies Free Skate during the 2018 Prudential U.S. …

Scott Brown

Bradie Tennell: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Getty Bradie Tennell poses for photographers after the medals ceremony for the Championship Ladies during the 2018 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating …

Korean War

Figure skating pair Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue are #BreakupGoals at the 2018 Winter Olympics

Figure skating, easily one of the best events during the Winter Olympic Games, has officially begun in PyeongChang. The first figure skating event …

Team USA

Gus Kenworthy and Adam Rippon Share a Lil' Kiss at Olympics Opening Ceremony: "Eat Your Heart Out, Pence"

"We're here. We're queer. Get used to it."<p>Adam Rippon and Gus Kenworthy, two of Team USA's out Olympians this year, posted photos of the duo cuddling up to each other at the PyeongChang Games' Opening Ceremony, which took place Friday morning (or Friday evening in South Korea, given the time …

Gus Kenworthy

Rafael Arutyunyan, Nathan Chen’s Coach: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Getty Nathan Chen waits for his score in the kiss and cry with his coach Rafael Arutyunyan after skating in the Men's Short Program during the 2018 …

Nathan Chen

Alexa Scimeca Knierim & Chris Knierim: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Getty Alexa Scimeca-Knierim and Christopher Knierim pose for photographers after the Championship Pairs during the 2018 Prudential U.S. Figure …

Winter Olympics

US Olympic Figure Skating 2018: Highlighting Top Men, Women Stars to Watch

No matter which United States Olympians are involved in the figure skating competitions, Americans are infatuated with the sport every four years.<p>Past Olympic gold medalists Tara Lipinski and Sarah Hughes still live on in American figure skating lore, and their images will most likely be shown …

Nathan Chen

The Latest: Wellinger tops Stoch in ski jump qualifying

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest from the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):<p>11 p.m.<p>Andreas Wellinger will take his strong form into …

Adam Rippon

Johnny Weir's Skating Costumes Have Always Been About The Drama

The two-time Olympian knows how to make a statement.<p>No one does figure skating costumes quite like Johnny Weir.<p>The two-time American Olympian has definitely made his mark on the world of figure skating, thanks in part to his extravagant outfits ― many of which he helped design. Weir has always …

LGBTQI

'She's a machine:' Figure skater Bradie Tennell suddenly a gold medal contender

When she was 10, Bradie Tennell was with her coach at a skating competition when they heard a mom talking to her daughter.<p>“The mom said, ‘That Bradie Tennell, she’ll never beat you,’” Tennell’s longtime coach, Denise Myers, recalled. “I was with Bradie and I turned to her and said: ‘Don’t worry …

U.S. Figure Skating

Meet the Michigan athletes competing in 2018 Winter Olympics

State has a heavy influence on the ice with dance pairs, speed skaters and hockey players for the Games in PyeongChang, South Korea.

Grand Rapids

Remember when? Bonnie Blair wins third consecutive Olympic gold

USA TODAY Sports<p>What you need to know about Olympic Short Track Speedskating<p>Have questions about Short Track Speedskating? Let Olympic skaters explain the rules of their extreme sport.<p>USA TODAY Sports<p>Bonnie Blair cemented her status as one of speed skating's all time greats at the 1994 Winter …

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