Archive for the ‘Sports/Figure Skating’ Category

Ashley Wagner wins ladies’ singles gold at Skate Canada

Saturday, October 31st, 2015
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American Ashley Wagner has won gold in ladies' singles at Skate Canada International.

Canada’s Weaver and Poje lead after short dance at Skate Canada

Friday, October 30th, 2015
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Canadian ice dancers Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje are the leaders after the short program at Skate Canada International.

Patrick Chan to face rivals old and new at Skate Canada

Thursday, October 29th, 2015
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The lessons Patrick Chan learned during his year away from competitive figure skating will be put to the test when he returns to the Grand Prix series, and meets his former rivals, at this weekend's Skate Canada event in Lethbridge, Alta.

Canadians take double bronze at Skate America

Sunday, October 25th, 2015
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The premier ISU Grand Prix event of the figure skating season is finished and Canadian skaters, pairs Seguin/Bilodeau and dancers Gilles/Poirier, brought home the bronze bacon. Their peers look ahead to Skate Canada.

#KissNCry at Skate America Grand Prix of Figure Skating

Saturday, October 24th, 2015
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Skate America is showcasing some of the world's best figure skaters, including special #KissNCry moments.

Americans dominate 1st figure skating Grand Prix short programs

Friday, October 23rd, 2015
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Max Aaron took the lead in Skate America on Friday night, scoring a personal-best 86.67 points in a program to Nessun Dorma that included an opening quad salchow-triple toe loop.

Grand Prix of Figure Skating: Skate America

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015
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Watch live now as the 2015-16 Grand Prix of Figure Skating season lifts off with the Skate America event in Milwaukee, Wis.

Skate America kicks off Grand Prix season in 4 special ways

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015
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This weekend's Skate America event kicks off the 2015-16 figure skating season — and four key words sum up what to expect in each of the four competition categories.

Young Canadians not intimidated by Skate America stage

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015
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The Skate America competition will see several young Canadians looking to leave their mark at the start of the Grand Prix of Figure Skating season. The Milwaukee event also kicks off CBC Sports' broadcast and live stream coverage, beginning with the pairs short program on Friday (CBCSports.ca, 4 p.m. ET).

Olympic skating scandal figure running for ISU presidency

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015
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Didier Gailhaguet, a central figure in the judging scandal at the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics, is bidding for the International Skating Union's presidency.