Two-time Olympian Johnny Weir, who introduced Wednesday on RIGHT NOW that he’s officially retiring from the game of figure skating and will be a part of NBC Olympics as an analyst for the Sochi Video games, has long been one of the vital trendy athletes on the ice. Weir at the Figure Skating in Harlem’s 2010 Skating with the Stars profit gala in Central Park on April 5, 2010 in New York City. Presenting Miss Debi Thomas at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics- Thomas was the primary African-American to carry U.S. National titles in women’ singles figure skating (in 1986 and 1988). Medvedeva, the primary ladies’ singles figure skater to seize the gold medal at senior Worlds just one year after successful the junior version of the tournament, will try to defend the Grand Prix Ultimate title she captured last yr in Barcelona.
He now has an important combination of energy behind his skating to go along with the softer magnificence. Sadly, Lipnitskaia’s skating does not meet the minimal quality to justify astronomical GOE and PCS over other skaters. Completely happy Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2013-2014 and…If you’ll find different Costumes from this Season’s Grand Prix of Figure Skating where GLOVES were featured, let me know right here!
Fresh from a world report-setting performance on the 2016 NHK Trophy, Canadians Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir will go after the one senior-level title that’s eluded them to date as the highest ice dancing qualifiers. Julia missed the podium on the Ultimate and, unless she can deliver at Russian nationals, she is at risk of possibly missing the rostrum there too.