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- Capitals beat Flyers in overtime, Penguins win East Division
Unable to dress the usual 18 skaters because of injuries and other absences, the Washington Capitals rallied for one accomplishment with the playoffs on the horizon but fell short of another.
Fox News. Sunday, 9 May 2021.
- Real-life on screen: David Edelstein on biopics
From British Prime Minister Winston Churchill to disgraced figure skater
Tonya Harding, the lives of the famous and infamous have been filming movie screens of late. Film critic David Edelstein discusses this surge in biopics.
CBS News. Saturday, 8 May 2021.
- Paul Van Doren, cofounder of Vans shoes, dies at 90
A focus on custom kicks and an early embrace by SoCal skaters helped him build a multi-billion-dollar brand.
Los Angeles Times. Friday, 7 May 2021.
- Roller-skating dog-walker, 26, is in a wheelchair after crashing at high speed with no helmet
WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: Madison Adams from Stoke-on-Trent was skating
on holiday Llandudno, Wales, and walking her dog Noah when she fractured her skull.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 6 May 2021.
- COVID-19, Fiona Hill, Elfstedentocht
How U.S. health officials and hospitals are handling the COVID-19 coronavirus; Then, Fiona Hill warns about Russian political meddling; And, the outdoor skating
race that brings the Netherlands to a standstill
CBS News. Thursday, 15 Apr 2021.
- Meet the Aussie skateboarding 4,000km
Gordy says he is skating
from Melbourne to Cairns but says he "didn't realise how big Australia was".
BBC News. Sunday, 28 Mar 2021.
- Chen wins 3rd straight figure skating world title
Nathan Chen easily surpassed two-time Olympic champ Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan in the free skate, becoming the first American since Scott Hamilton to win a third consecutive men's title at the World Figure Skating
ESPN. Saturday, 27 Mar 2021.
- Rollerskating great-grandad's 90th birthday challenge
John Wilcock, inspired by Captain Sir Tom Moore, hopes to do 90 laps of a courtyard for charity.
BBC News. Friday, 26 Mar 2021.
- Russia wins rhythm dance to extend command at skating worlds
Russia extended its dominance at the World Figure Skating
Championships on Friday when Victoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov took the rhythm dance.
Fox News. Friday, 26 Mar 2021.
- With Captivating Performances, Black Figure Skaters Strike More Than Gold
As the Black Lives Matter movement advanced, the ice became a platform for athletes who are also artists.
New York Times. Thursday, 25 Mar 2021.
- Why a Canadian NHL draft prospect played in Slovenia this season
The 17-year-old was a 16-hour flight from home -- skating
against players twice his age.
ESPN. Wednesday, 24 Mar 2021.
- Mother, 37, is reunited with message in a bottle that she threw into sea 27 years ago
Scottish mother Emma Watt, who as a 10-year-old girl was looking for a pen pal, wrote about her love of Robbie Williams, ice skating, and gymnastics - and cast the note into the sea at Newburgh beach.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 24 Mar 2021.
- TikTok Star Sells Viral Video as NFT for $500,000
Nathan Apodaca, who gained fame after skating
to a Fleetwood Mac song, has joined the NFT craze and is now auctioning off his famous video.
Entrepreneur. Friday, 19 Mar 2021.
- Plus-size skater creates skate club to promote inclusivity of all sizes within the community
ALL SIZES MATTER: A plus-size skater
created a safe place for skaters of all shapes and sizes.
ABC News. Tuesday, 2 Mar 2021.
- Keep an eye out, there's a Mandalorian skating the streets of Los Angeles
Meet Tim Brehmer. He's a fan of "The Mandalorian" who dresses up as the popular character to make people smile across Los Angeles.
ABC News. Thursday, 25 Feb 2021.
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