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- Column: Vincent Zhou rediscovers his competitive drive ahead of Skate America
The coronavirus shutdown left Vincent Zhou wondering what would come next in his career, but the decorated figure skater
is motivated for Skate America.
Los Angeles Times. Thursday, 22 Oct 2020.
- How did figure skaters prepared for Skate America during a pandemic? It wasn't easy
In the first major event in a truncated international figure skating
season, skaters had to be creative -- oh, and their Screen Time increased, exponentially
ESPN. Thursday, 22 Oct 2020.
- Elise Christie: British short track speed skater finds positives in adversity
Elise Christie has found a positive mindset in troubling times - and now wants to get back to racing.
BBC News. Wednesday, 21 Oct 2020.
- Rollerskater falls off the edge of a Californian dock into the ocean
This is the hilarious moment a female rollerblader confidently skates down a dock in Balboa Island, California, and then topples over the edge into the Pacific Ocean.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 8 Oct 2020.
- Dancing on Ice 2021: Rufus Hound completes line-up
The actor and comic will appear on the ITV skating
show alongside Rebekah Vardy and Jason Donovan.
BBC News. Monday, 5 Oct 2020.
- Scandalized French Olympic figure skater Morgan Cipres retires amid lewd photo allegations
Morgan Cipres, the 29-year-old French Olympic figure skater
accused of sending lewd photos to a 13-year-old female American skater, announced his retirement from the sport on Tuesday.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 30 Sep 2020.
- The renaissance of roller skating
A craze from the past is once more on a roll
CBS News. Sunday, 27 Sep 2020.
- Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2 review: Masterful reunion with two dear, old friends
This generation of gaming has played host to hundreds of remakes and remasters but few are as welcome as this lovingly-crafted collection. Developer
Pocket Lint. Friday, 4 Sep 2020.
- The return of Tony Hawk, pro skater, video game icon
A cultural nerve was struck when it was announced that "Tony Hawk 's Pro Skater
1 + 2" would be remastered. Hawk even renamed a trick for the game that instantly dominated social media talk.
Los Angeles Times. Thursday, 3 Sep 2020.
- Back to backs in the bubble: NHL teams adjust to new normal
Jon Cooper doesn't even need to talk to his players to know who is skating
and who is resting on a non-game day.
Fox News. Tuesday, 25 Aug 2020.
- Russia Wins Olympic Gold in Women's Figure Skating
Seventeen-year-old Adelina Sotnikova became the first Russian to win the Olympic women's figure skating
title. As Steve Futterman reports, she won a surprise victory over reigning champion Yuna Kim of South Korea.
CBS News. Monday, 17 Aug 2020.
- Bowling alleys, stadiums and salons have lockdown rules eased - as mask fines doubled
Fines of up to £3,200 for repeatedly not wearing a mask have been announced by Boris Johnson alongside eased lockdown measures for bowling alleys, casinos, skating
rinks and beauty salons.
Sky News. Thursday, 13 Aug 2020.
- Eddy Alvarez, silver medalist skater at 2014 Winter Olympics, makes Marlins debut
Eddy Alvarez, who won the silver medal for the U.S. in speed skating
at the 2014 Olympics made his debut for the Miami Marlins on Wednesday night.
Fox News. Thursday, 6 Aug 2020.
- Figure Skating Coach Richard Callaghan Accused of Sexual Abuse
Accusations of sexual misconduct against Richard Callaghan, who coached Tara Lipinski to an Olympic gold medal in 1998, have been ongoing for two decades.
New York Times. Monday, 20 Jul 2020.
- Former skater sues coach, federation over alleged sexual abuse and coverup
Craig Maurizi has filed a $10 million lawsuit against famed figure skating
coach Richard Callaghan and a trio of skating
ABC News. Monday, 20 Jul 2020.
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