Karen Chen, 17, was flawless again in the long program to capture her first national title
Karen Chen probably didn't see Ashley Wagner giving her a curt nod from the ice, not with her face buried in her hands after another memorable performance at the U.S. figure skating championships. The three-time champion was focused on warming up for her own performance in the free skate, yet...
Chen, who landed two quadruple jumps in Friday short program, is prodigy we've been waiting for.
Hyped as the future of men's skating, Nathan Chen put the sport on notice that his time is now. Chen dazzled and dominated as he stamped himself as a future Olympic medalist contender, connecting on a pair of quads and slaying the competition with a short program record score of 106.39 at the...
Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski have something to say. About figure skating? Probably. Fashion and dogs and their social life? Absolutely. They are the Jimmy Fallon and Tina Fey of … Click to Continue »
The face of U.S. women’s figure skating is beginning to change ever so slightly.
Karen Chen held off 20-something veterans Ashley Wagner and Gracie Gold to put a teenage twist atop the short program leaderboard. Chen had fans clapping for each splendid spin and the 17-year-old home schooled high school senior out of California floated in the air to “On Golden Pond.” Maybe...
The Winter Olympics are a year away, but the battle over Russia already has begun.
Patton Chen, a Chinese figure skater and a big fan of the anime Yuri!!! On Ice, has been recreating routines from the show and putting them on his YouTube channel.
Suggested by Shaker Heather T: "Do you have a memory of doing something for the first time with the intensity that children have when they're really trying to figure something out? (i.e., for me, it was ice skating)"For me it was roller skating. Show More Summary
You don’t have to care at all about ice skating to find the story of figure skaters Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan to be one of the most jaw-dropping and mesmerizing tales of greed, ambition, and low-rent crime to ever transpire outside of a Coen brothers movie. Show More Summary
In 1966, Atoy Wilson became the first African-American skater to win a national figure skating championship.
Adam Rippon broke his left foot in practice leading up to nationals.
Olympic figure skaters and electrons have a lot in common. In figure skating competitions, the "free skate" segment gives the skater the flexibility to travel in whichever pattern he or she chooses around the rink. Similarly, in metals, electrons in outer orbitals can wander fairly freely.
This season’s breakout anime was Yuri on Ice, a welcoming show about an insecure Japanese figure skater named Yuri, and Victor, the Russian skating legend who mysteriously decides to become his coach. Yuri and Victor develop a relationship flush with love and young sensuality. Show More Summary
There's barely over a month left in 2016, but the competition for most tasteless moment of the year is far from over. Apparently figure skating champ Tatiana Navka and actor Andrey Burkovskiy still want to throw their hats in the rink. Related: Leah Remini Refuses To Stay Silent About Scientology 'Abuses'! Over the weekend Burkovskiy and Navka — [...]
A Russian reality show has met with outrage after a "staggeringly offensive" performance featured two figure skaters doing their best pirouettes while dressed in concentration camp uniforms. The reality show that featured the performance,...Show More Summary
The routine went over well on Russian reality TV – but not on social media: “Former Olympic figure skating champion Tatiana Navka and actor Andrey Burkovsky wore striped concentration camp uniforms and yellow Stars of David for their performance on state-owned Channel 1’s ‘Ice Age’ show, in which professional skaters are paired with celebrities.”
Hockey goalies are not seen as the epitome of grace with all the big, bulky pads, the squat stick, the restrictive helmets... The post Hockey Goalie Takes a Break, Does Some Beautiful Figure Skating appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The Times Of Israel reports: The wife of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman performed a Holocaust-themed ice skating show on a popular reality television show Saturday night. Tatiana Navka, a former Olympic figure skating medalist...Show More Summary