Brown claims men's title at U.S. Figure Skating Classic

Sep 17, 2016

Brown claims men's title at U.S. Figure Skating Classic

American Jason Brown won the U.S. International Figure Skating Classic on Friday night. Brown had 254.04 points. Japan’s Takahito Mura was second at 252.20, and American Adam Rippon, the leader Thursday after the short program, was third at 248.24. Satoko Miyahara topped the women’s ...

Jun 11, 2016

Dijkema chosen as new ISU president

Jan Dijkema of the Netherlands is the new president of the International Skating Union. The 71-year-old Dijkema succeeds Italy’s Ottavio Cinquanta, who held the job since 1994. Dijkema won on the second ballot Friday, defeating Hungary’s Gyorgy Sallak. Two other candidates, France’s Didier Gailhaguet ...

May 18, 2016

Skater Chan relocating to Canada

Three-time world champion Patrick Chan will relocate from Detroit to Vancouver this summer and remain with coach Kathy Johnson. They are building an arena for their own skating school in nearby Richmond, British Columbia. Chan announced the move Tuesday. Johnson has been Chan’s coach ...