If you follow me on Twitter, at the end of March/beginning of April you may have seen me live tweeting some of the World Figure Skating Championships. (If you don’t think I didn’t punch the air at Javier Fernandez SHUTTING SHIT DOWNShow More Summary
Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month, including the Boston Marathon, snowy weather, World Figure Skating Championships at TD Garden, and the end of the Celtics season. -- By Lloyd YoungThousands came to Gore Place from the 29th annual Sheepshearing Festival in Waltham on April 30. Show More Summary
At the risk of telling you something you already know, there is no figure skating at the Summer Olympics. Fans of the sport might be disappointed to be reminded of that. (I’m related to one such enthusiastic supporter.) Unfortunately, there is no competing on frozen surfaces during events typically held during the warmer months of the year. Show More Summary
Madame Tussaud’s in Tokyo has opened a new attraction. “Visitors can waltz and disco with Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Lady Gaga, Beyonce and Marilyn Monroe, or pirouette in a “Swan Lake” ballet with Olympics figure skating champion Yuzuru Hanyu.”
Figure skating icon and American hero gives us his take on his SF hood The People's Guide is Curbed SF's tour of neighborhoods, led by our most loyal readers, favorite bloggers, San Francisco celebrities, and other luminaries of our choosing. Show More Summary
On the eve of his 2nd pro model DC Shoe being released, we figured it was the perfect time to hit up Krusty K to get his footwear preferences, break-in remedies, and more for our 2016 Footwear Guide presented by Skate Warehouse. The post 2016 Footwear Guide: Quick 10 W/ Wes Kremer appeared first on TransWorld SKATEboarding.
NeNe Leakes returned to Real Housewives Of Atlanta to remind these ‘babies’ how Big Momma built this house! In a white, sequined catsuit from the figure skating house of horrors, NeNe sent Porsha Williams back to school, and let Sheree...Show More Summary
Boston hosted the prestigious World Figure Skating Championships for the first time, bringing the top skaters from around the world to TD Garden. -- By Leanne Burden SeidelGracie Gold of the US practices her routine on March 29. Practice sessions were held at the TD Garden in advance of the World Figure Skating Championships in Boston. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)
What took U.S. skating's Ashley Wagner and Adam Rippon to clutch performances this weekend at the world figure skating championships that have eluded them -- and others -- at big moments before?
All right! TIME FOR WORLDS! As you may know, I only cover the Americans in this post if their costumes has changed since I wrote about them during the US National Championships, so if you’re wondering where they are…now you know. Regardless, there is much to discuss; as usual, I’ll cover the winners and anyone Read More...
Wagner won silver at the Figure Skating World Championships on Sunday.
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Monday that his wife, figure skating champion Tatiana Navka, had never owned any offshore companies.
The 2016 ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Boston marked the end of the American medal drought in Ladies’ Singles, as American skater Ashley Wagner, 24, overtook her teammate Gracie Gold, 20, and won the silver medal on home soil with a final score of 215.39. Show More Summary
Russian figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva won a gold medal at the World Figure Skating Championships in Boston, the United States, R-Sport reported Sunday.
The 2016 ISU World Figure Skating Championships kicked off in Boston on March 30, and Team USA has not disappointed, using the morale boost that comes with skating for the host country in front of home crowds to outperform almost every expectation in the first few events. Show More Summary
What a delightful coincidence: The World Figure Skating Championships are currently ongoing in Boston! Read more...
This could be a special world championships for American figure skaters. Gracie Gold and Ashley Wagner head into the women's long program on Saturday with strong chances to medal. Maybe they'll take some momentum from what their teammates did on Thursday night. While Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume...
Not since 2006 has an American woman stood on the podium for the world figure skating championships. That could change this week. Gracie Gold turned in one of the best performances of her career to grab first place in the short program and U.S. teammate Ashley Wagner is in fourth. "We're only halfway...
Audiences who took in the 1994 Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway, likely remember the dramatic saga of Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan, even if they weren’t fans of the U.S. women’s figure skating team. Harding’s now ex-husband hired a man to attack Kerrigan before the Games, but her injuries were not significant enough to warrant... Show More Summary
On this day in 1997, 14-year-old Tara Lipinski became the youngest-ever winner of the World Figure Skating Championships. What were you best at when you were 14? I was very good at keeping up with rumors from the set of the Lord of the Rings movies and forgetting to do my math homework. Read more...