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Young lands role in Disney on Ice

All the long hours in cold rinks, all the stumbles and bumps and bruises, have brought Alexandra Young to the verge of realizing a lifelong dream.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Tonight's TV picks: Tara Lipinski guest judges on 'SYTYCD'

"So You Think You Can Dance" : Figure skater Tara Lipinski knows something about graceful moves, so no wonder she's a guest judge.

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Suria

Figure skating medal sweep no fluke,...

Japan's figure skating king Yuzuru Hanyu on Wednesday warned rivals that his Olympic and world gold medal double earlier this year was no fluke, promising more fireworks in the new season.

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NorthJersey.com

TV best bets: Wed., August 27

She returns to the panel in the new episode "Top 4 Perform & Eliminations," the series' penultimate telecast this season - since the winner will be announced next week.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

CottageCountryNow.ca

Rising Star

Defense player Laurel Hill was drafted to the Canadian Women's Hockey League in the fifth round to the Toronto Furies on Aug. 20. "This league is where a lot of US and Canadian Olympic players play.

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PortStanleyNews.com

Request for Free Use of Port Stanley Arena Hall

Staff was looking for direction from Council at the August 25. 2014 meeting regarding the Port Stanley Synchronized Skating Club's request for free use of the Port Stanley Arena Community Hall.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

PennLive.com

Rink installation (with bigger trapezoid) at Giant Center a sign Hershey Bears' season drawing closer

The start of training camp is scheduled for Sept. 28, but the Hershey Bears will have something to skate on well before then.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Figure Skating, Bryan Helmer, NHL Players

Home

TV: The week ahead

On the season finale of "Tyrant," Barry receives some bad news. Of course, he should be used to that by now.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

Korean Newcomer Wins First Gold in Men's Figure Skating

Lee Joon-hyung became the first Korean male figure skater to win a Junior Grand Prix event hosted by the International Skating Union.

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Examiner.com

Champs camp for the best skaters in the USA comes to Colorado Springs

Every year, sometime in August, the best figure skaters in the USA come to the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado for US Figure Skating 's Champs Camp.

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CNN

Irene Bentley: Figure Skating Grandmother

My son's grandmother, or "Nana", always wanted to be a figure skater since she was a little girl.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

SLAM! Sports

Ekblad over his concussion

Aaron Ekblad of the Florida Panthers does a figure skating move on Aug. 23, 2014 for an upcoming promotional video.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Canadians Edwards and Pang earn silver at figure skating junior grand prix

Madeline Edwards of Port Moody, B.C., and Zhao Kai Pang of Burnaby, B.C., won the silver medal in a close ice dancing competition on Saturday to conclude the first stop on the ISU Junior Grand Prix figure skating circuit.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Scheels IcePlex Installs Boards, Glass

The Scheels IcePlex is nearing completion and this week received a nice boost. Furniture Mart USA committed $250,000 to sponsor the facility's main rink.

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WHLO-AM Akron

Things That Make You Go Huh

REDDIT TOOK A SURVEY OF IT'S users to find out what is and what isn't a sport. Forget baseball, football and basketball, but consider the following....boxing, water polo, snowboarding and cycling are all thought to be sports.

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NJ.com

Rejected Allentown arts charter school continues fight

Madeline Hickey, 13, an eighth-grader at the Swain School in Allentown, performing a ballet number at the Arts Academy Elementary Charter School fundraiser.

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Sydney Morning Herald

'We overdid the frolics'

Japanese figure-skating heartthrob Daisuke Takahashi has denied being the victim of sexual harassment as a scandal raged over magazine photos of him in the clutches of the 49-year-old boss of his sport, local media reported Friday.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Pajama party at the skating rink

Makayla Pickering, 9, brought her heart-spotted flannel pants to the Nelson & District Community Complex for a pajama-themed skating camp on Thursday morning.

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CNN

Pete Rose: Let him in Hall of Fame already

His 4,256 hits were not enough to keep Pete Rose from agreeing to expulsion from Major League Baseball for life after evidence surfaced showing Rose bet not only on baseball games but also on the Reds team he managed.

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On the Forecheck

Great Moments in Game Operations: Anaheim Edition

It's hard to entertain over 15,000 people for 41 nights a year, but someone has to do it.

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