Tuesday, October 23, 2012
American J.R. Celski become the first short-track speedskater to break the 40-second barrier in the 500 meters, setting a world record of 39.973 second Sunday in a World Cup final.
Ashley Wagner wrapped up a triumphant Skate America debut Sunday as she led a U.S. one-two finish in the ladies' competition Sunday at the first Grand Prix of the season at Kent, Washington.
Monday, October 22, 2012
Ashley Wagner delivered a clean performance in the short program to grab the lead at Skate America on Saturday.
Monday, September 24, 2012
Japan's figure skaters will pull out of next month's Cup of China in Shanghai unless given cast-iron safety guarantees, the Japan Skating Federation (JSF) said on Sunday.
Monday, September 17, 2012
A group of 14 U.S. speedskaters are boycotting the national short-track team, accusing Korean-born head coach Jae Su Chun with wide ranging physical and verbal abuses, U.S. media reported.
Saturday, April 21, 2012
Figure skating's two-time world champion Patrick Chan says the resignation of his coach Christy Krall will allow him to focus more on the artistic side of the sport.
Sunday, April 1, 2012
Robin Szolkowy proved his 32-year-old legs were still capable of out-performing his younger rivals as he and Aliona Savchenko captured their fourth world championship pairs title by the narrowest of margins on Friday.
Sunday, March 11, 2012
Michael Phelps posted the second fastest 200m freestyle time in the world this year Friday, signaling that his preparations for the London Olympics are on track.
Canada's Patrick Chan shrugged off the distractions and an uncharacteristic fall into the boards to win the short program Friday night in the ISU Grand Prix Final.
Sunday, November 27, 2011
Mao Asada skated a clean short program Friday at the Rostelecom Cup to lead Alena Leonova of Russia by less than half a point in the last of the season's six Grand Prix competitions.