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52 min ago | Regina Leader Post
"This is the one opportunity when local individuals will be able to see the live skating that they're going to see on TV," said Danielle Shaw, the executive director/event manager with Skate Canada Saskatchewan and the local organizing chair of the 2014 Skate Canada Challenge.
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5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
NBC presents 2013 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final coverage this Sunday at noon ET.
8 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle
Winchester mayor Ernie Jeffs, was keen to show fellow mayors exactly what Christmas means to Winchester by taking to the ice, though the 'chain gang' didn't quite seem the next Olympic figure-skating team.
12 hrs ago | The Age
A partnership that's lasted longer than many marriages will represent Australia at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, in February.
Dale Baker knows a thing or two about skates, figure and hockey-speaking, having spent the past couple of decades putting an edge on some very well known artists of the ice in both the figure skating and hockey worlds.
Jenny Gruver performs in October 2012 at the Disney on Ice show "Rockin' Ever After," portraying Queen Elinor from the movie, "Brave."
Figure skating fares better when there's an American woman in the medal mix at the Olympics and world championships.
Openly gay Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir defended his anti-boycott views about the upcoming Sochi Winter Olympics during a heated discussion at Barnard College in New York City on December 2, calling some activists "idiots" for their tactics, and then later apologizing.
What you might get if you mashed up roller derby and NASCAR, short track speedskating is essentially a no-holds-barred international grudge match on ice.
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The activist group Queer Nation protested an appearance by gay figure skater Johnny Weir at Barnard College in NYC last night over his gig as an NBC correspondent for the 2014 Sochi Games .
A deejay spinning '80s holiday music, carolers singing more traditional standards, a coterie of food trucks, and even a convincing Santa Claus showed up for Monday night's official unveiling of Skate at The Piazza, a three-month long pop-up skating rink that will be open daily into the late hours.
After dominating the province, Skate Brandon members will get a chance to see how they match up against the best young figure skaters in the country this week.
Kim Yu-na poses before leaving for the Golden Spin of Zagreb tournament in Croatia, at Incheon International Airport, Tuesday.
Yep, the 1988 Olympic champion and American figure skating icon - the last U.S man to win a gold medal until Evan Lysacek pulled off the feat at Vancouver in 2010 - is eager to chat with the current U.S. champ.
In this Feb. 23, 1994, file photo, Nancy Kerrigan performs during the technical program portion of the Olympic women's figure skating competition at Hamar Olympic Amphitheatre in Hamar, Norway.
Darcie Dixon, 25, is a competitive figure skater and marshal at the Somerset House ice rink.