Kim dazzles at South Korean national championships

Jan 5, 2014

Kim dazzles at South Korean national championships

Reigning Olympic champion Kim Yu-na came within a whisker of her own world-record mark with a captivating performance to win South Korea's national championships on Sunday. The 23-year-old Kim, who plans to retire after the Sochi Olympics next month, scored 147.26 points in the free ...

Kim shines in short program at nationals

Jan 4, 2014

Kim shines in short program at nationals

Reigning Olympic champion Kim Yu-na fired a warning shot to her rivals after producing a nearly flawless performance in the women's short program at South Korea's national championships on Saturday. The 23-year-old Kim topped the leaderboard with an eye-popping score of 80.60 points at the ...

Nov 13, 2013

Ando, Kim to compete at Golden Spin

Miki Ando is set to compete against Olympic champion Kim Yu-na of South Korea at the Golden Spin of Zagreb next month after they were among entries announced by the Croatian skating federation on Wednesday. The Dec. 5 to 7 event is expected to be ...

Sep 27, 2013

Ando begins comeback

Competing for the first time in two years, two-time world champion Miki Ando took the ice on Thursday in the Nebelhorn Trophy and finished second in the short program. The 25-year-old Ando, who is still looking for a coach, landed all her jumps: a triple-double ...

Sep 26, 2013

Kim to miss Grand Prix events: report

Two-time world figure skating champion Kim Yu-na of South Korea will sit out upcoming Grand Prix events because of a foot injury, Yonhap News Agency reported Thursday. The Korea Skating Union said Kim suffered an injury to her metatarsal on her right foot during training ...