Two Brooklyn roommates had a wacky dream to turn a hallway in their Williamsburg apartment into a museum devoted to the bizarre Tonya Harding-Nancy Kerrigan 1994 figure skating scandal. Thanks to Kickstarter, that dream is becoming a reality.
Johnny Weir has split with his husband of two years, Victor Voronov, the former figure skating star announced Wednesday via Twitter. It is with great sadness that I announce that my husband and I are no longer together. My heart hurts, and I wish him well.— Johnny Weir (@JohnnyGWeir) March 19, 2014 No matter what, I am a cheerleader of love and partnership and creation. I am sad...
Queen Yuna has arrived. Reigning Olympic figure skating gold medalist Yuna Kim took part in her first practice of the Sochi Games on Thursday evening. The women's short program starts Wednesday. The South Korean star made a triumphant return at last year's world championships with a record-setting victory. But she missed the Grand Prix season because of a foot injury. ...
Via Associated Press
February 13, 2014 | Discuss
On Saturday night, American figure skater Ashley Wagner turned in a really nice performance during her short program as a part of the sport’s new team event at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Wagner impressed the crowd, her teammates and herself, as she was clearly happy with her performance. Apparently the judges didn’t agree. Wagner received a 63.10, placing her fourth among the...
Tara Lipinski performed a 'Big Lebowski' themed skating routine for 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.'
Clay Pell is entering the race for Rhode Island governor - and bringing along his family legacy and the star power of his wife, Olympic figure skater Michelle Kwan. The grandson of late U.S. Sen. Claiborne Pell will formally announce his candidacy Tuesday. He made his intentions clear Monday with an invitation to the event bearing the logo ''Clay Pell for Governor.'' The 32-year...
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January 27, 2014 | Discuss
With reigning Olympic champ Lysacek out for Sochi, who can step up for U.S.?
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