Competitive Skating Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Highlands hurdler making her markRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Goldstream Gazette

    The Belmont secondary Grade 10 student admits she finds it difficult to talk about herself, despite two first-place finishes in hurdles at the Lower Island Championships and another at the Islands, where she qualified for next week's B.C. High School Track and Field Championships in Langley. The competitive figure skater, soccer player, volleyball player and hurdler from Highlands prefers to do her talking in the rink and on the field, court and track.

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  2. Kevin Hicks appears in a Toronto courtroom on May 29, 2015. CITYNEWS/Marianne BoucherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | 680News

    Former figure skating coach Kevin Hicks has been sentenced to four years in prison after being convicted earlier this year of sexually assaulting two boys. In January, Hicks, 55, was found guilty of two counts of sexual assault and two counts of indecent assault against Brian Jessup and another skater, who cannot be identified under a publication ban.

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  3. Catch Olympic fever with this winter games schedule for Palm OSRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Computing Unplugged Magazine

    From February 8 through February 24, the 2002 Winter Olympic Games will be held in Salt Lake City, Utah. They'll be broadcast in the United States on NBC, where you can catch all the action of speed skating, downhill skiing, bobsledding, curling, and much more.

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  4. (5/29/15) Arutyunyan Named Coach of Year by U.S. Figure Skating and PSARead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | U.S. Figure Skating

    Rafael Arutyunyan, whose athletes earned the ladies gold and men's silver medals at the 2015 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships, has been named the U.S. Figure Skating/Professional Skaters' Association Coach of the Year. Ice dance coaches Alexei Kiliakov, Elena Novak and Dmytri Ilin, choreographer Rohene Ward and sports science leader Diane Miller also are honored.

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  5. Ice Skating Show Go Figure! is an Uneven Glide Down Memory LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | LA Weekly

    Randy Gardner performs the one-man show, with help from his skating partner Tai Babilonia and his good friend, Dorothy Hamill. Be warned: if you're in your twenties or thirties, you're not the target demographic for Go Figure! , competitive figure skater Randy Gardner's re-telling of his life.

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  6. DeSa receives degree from Edward Via College of Osteopathic MedicineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Pocono Record

    Van Hong DeSa recently graduated from Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine in Virginia, with a Doctor of osteopathic medicine. She also graduated from Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts with a degree in nutrition and is a graduate of Stroudsburg High School and attended Notre Dame School through grade eight.

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  7. Skating brings North Huntingdon woman freedom from pain of arthritisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    In 2005, Cara Zanella was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis, joining 1.5 million people in the United States who have the irreversible autoimmune disease. Since that time, the North Huntingdon resident has successfully managed flare-ups of the illness with her own version of ice therapy.

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  8. Real ice rink to come to Bury St Edmunds for four weeks this festive seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Details have been revealed of the attraction which is coming to Bury this winter and is being organised by the town's Business Improvement District group, Ourburystedmunds. Its chief executive Mark Cordell said the 20m by 10m ice rink at Charter Square at the Arc shopping centre would be open to the public from December 5 through to and including January 3 .

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  9. All-Star Concert To Celebrate 30 Years of Klein CompetitionRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | SF Classical Voice

    A creation of youthful musical genius will cap next week's 30th anniversary all-star concert celebration of the Irving M. Klein International String Competition. That piece - Felix Mendelssohn's Octet - is an entirely appropriate reflection of the competition itself.

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  10. Bergen County Student Spells Words Correctly But Doesn't Advance At National Spelling BeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Patch.com

    Linda Kalna did not achieve a high enough score to advance to the semifinals despite correctly spelling both words presented to her. Linda Kalna correctly spelled both words presented to her at the annual Scripps National Spelling Bee Wednesday but failed to advance to the competition's semifinals.

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  11. Director Donald Wrye Dies Aged 77Read the original story

    May 21, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    He was best known for writing and directing 1978 figure skating drama Ice Castles, starring Lynn-Holly Johnson and Robby Benson. Wrye earned two Oscar nods in the Best Documentary, Short Subjects category, for 1969's An Impression of John Steinbeck: Writer and 1971's The Numbers Start With the River.

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  12. New sporting facilities on the goRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Western Wheel

    Okotoks' more active residents can look forward to having two new sports facilities next year, with a new ball diamond and the town's first permanent outdoor rink to be constructed this summer. A new baseball diamond is being built in the MountainView area, out the end of the Elizabeth Street right before the s-curve.

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  13. Reda returning to Special Olympics FestivalRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Journal-Pioneer

    For the 16th year, Gino Reda will serve as co-master of ceremonies for the Festival with Special Olympics P.E.I. athlete Paul Phillips. Reda is host of The Sports Network's That's Hockey.

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  14. Nature Notes: Barn swallows are notable for nests and flightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Star Tribune

    In southern Minnesota, we enjoy their musical chattering beginning about mid-April when they return from South America. We, too, can watch them glide with the ease and grace of Olympic figure skaters.

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  15. Hong trades slippers for skatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Growing up in Korea, there was not an abundance of skating rinks so access to ice time was very limited. But Hong was drawn to the sport, especially South Korean skater Yuna Kim, the 2010 Olympic gold medalist and 2014 silver medalist.

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  16. Drummond Club Featuring Patrick Chan Elite Figure Skating School Coming to Richmond, B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Market Wire

    ... BC/Yukon. "This state-of-the-art arena will add vital space and high-performance training to B.C.'s competitive skating community," said Ted Barton, Executive Director of Skate Canada BC/Yukon. "This project is ultimately about supporting the ...

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  17. China sees ethnic bias in US cyber-espionage accusationsRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    China is hitting back against U.S. indictments of six of its citizens for economic espionage, with a state-run newspaper on Thursday accusing American authorities of engaging in ethnic persecution by targeting Chinese nationals. "The U.S. has a history of indulging in persecution of certain groups of immigrants by using the Espionage Act," wrote Global Times, an arm of the Communist Party's People's Daily, in an editorial.

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  18. Dehydration Can Impair Athletic Performance, Fresh Water Advocate...Read the original story

    May 21, 2015 | PRWeb

    Drinking too little water affects coordination and vision, shared Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water radio host on Sports Doctor show in a recent segment. The Sports Doctor radio show airs Wednesdays at 1:00 p.m. PST/PDT on HealthyLife.net.

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  19. (5/18/15) U.S. Figure Skating Partners with StarGames in Conjunction with Halloween on Ice TourRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | U.S. Figure Skating

    U.S. Figure Skating and StarGames have announced a promotional partnership in conjunction with Nancy Kerrigan's Halloween on Ice Tour 2015. The partnership will benefit U.S. Figure Skating clubs, members and synchronized skating programs and the community.

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  20. SERAS at Snowy Mountains Grammar SchoolRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Summit Sun

    The South East Regional Academy of Sport visited the Snowy Mountains Grammar School in Jindabyne recently as part of the SERAS School Sport Science Program for 2015. The South East Regional Academy of Sport visited the Snowy Mountains Grammar School in Jindabyne recently as part of the SERAS School Sport Science Program for 2015.

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