Tuesday, February 15, 2011
This and That
Evan Lysacek, Sarah Hughes and Tara Lipinski rang the closing bell for the New York Stock Exchange.
Frank Carroll on marking the anniversary of the crash of Sabena Flight 548.
Kat Ding designed four of UGA's leotards for this season. She aspires to own a fashion boutique after graduation.
Corey Hartung and Nicola Willis are enjoying their life on the road with Saltimbanco.
Alex Johnson is off the ice until at least March with bone contusions and microfractures in his ankle.
Joshua Farris' Nationals were a nightmare. He has a torn abductor muscle in his left hip, broke his fibula on his second triple axel, sprained a tendon and was in the hospital until 3 AM the night before his long program due to have an allergic reaction after eating at a restaurant. The boy is tough: he plans on being back on the ice in about two weeks.
Rhonda Faehn on the Gators last meet.
UF Practice Update
Rest assured, Chinese Officials are going to investigate the age discrepancies made by the Chinese Skating Association on their website. AKA, they'll fake some documents and cut off someone's hands for posting those ''incorrect'' birth dates.
The Russian Figure Skating Federation announced its World Team:
Bobrova and Soloviev and Ilinykh and Katsalapov
Alena Leonova and Ksenia Makarova
Volosozhar and Trankov, Kavaguti and Smirnov, and Bazarova and Larionov
The first token Mao vs. Miki Four Continents preview from Japanese TV
Mai Murakami won Floor Exercise at the Japanese National Championships