Skaters slip up over early start

/ / Feb 10, 2018

Skaters slip up over early start

One by one, some of the biggest names in figure skating tumbled to their backsides inside Gangneung Ice Arena, the opening day of their Pyeongchang Olympics program going nothing like planned. Patrick Chan of Canada hit the deck first. Nathan Chen of the U.S. followed ...

Nathan Chen heads field as U.S. prepares for nationals

Jan 3, 2018

Nathan Chen heads field as U.S. prepares for nationals

Imagine working for years, targeting one of the most elusive goals in sports. Then recognizing that all of those practices and training and competitions lead to four minutes or so when you must be at your best. Or else the dream collapses. That's how American figure ...

Miyahara takes control at Skate America

Nov 26, 2017

Miyahara takes control at Skate America

Satoko Miyahara led Skate America after the ladies short program on Saturday, a promising sign for the 19-year-old Olympic hopeful following a hip injury that's ruined much of her season. The three-time national champion missed Four Continents and worlds because of her hip, then finished ...