Competitive Skating Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Video and story: Heart of Our City, Christy Allen, the stay-at-home backpackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    For Christy Allen, after backpacking the United Kingdom with her grandma and staying at hostels, she decided to turn travelling into a lifestyle while also planting roots. "I was 21 at the time and I was like, I can do this.

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  2. What a STUNTRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2016 | St. Albert Gazette

    The crowd cheers as Team Paul Kane takes to the mat. The athletes are on foreign ground here at Edmonton's Victoria School of the Arts, and their opponents outnumber them almost two-to-one.

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  3. Evansville Mayor: Skating Contest supports sports tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Tribune

    Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke says a figure-skating competition that's coming to the Ford Center next year reaffirms the city's efforts to attract sports tourism. The 2017 National Theater On Ice Competition will be hosted by the Evansville Sports Corp. and the Greater Evansville Figure Skating Club on June 21-25, 2017.

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  4. Verne Lundquist to Step Down from Sec on CBS Following 2016 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Verne Lundquist, THE VOICE of THE SEC ON CBS since 2000, has decided to step down from his lead COLLEGE FOOTBALL role at CBS Sports following the 2016 season. Lundquist, who is celebrating his 53rd year in television, will continue calling regular-season college basketball, the NCAA Tournament and golf, including the Masters and the PGA Championship for the Network.

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  5. Schalm inducted into Hall of FameRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Brooks Bulletin

    BRUCE PARKER Brooks Bulletin Over 700 people gathered at the Sheraton Red Deer Friday for the induction of individuals and teams into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame. For Brooks native Sherraine Schalm, her induction was highlighted by being surrounded by family, friends and her first coach, Alan Nelson.

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  6. Evansville will host major figure-skating competition in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Jason Sands, Executive Director of the Evansville Sports Corporation, says a big reason Evansville got the event was because of the new downtown hotel. Evansville is also the only city in the state to have its own theater on ice team.

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  7. South Korean Olympic organizers reveal mascot for 2018 GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Medincine Hat News

    In this photo provided by the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games, a former South Korean Olympic figure skater Yuna Kim who is an honorary ambassador for the 2018 Winter Olympics, holds the cut-outs of the official mascots for the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics, named Soohorang, left, and Paralympic Winter Games, named Bandabi, right, in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, June 2, 2016. Editorial Only, No Commercial The organizing committee of the games made the announcement Thursday and said an Asian black bear character, named "Bandabi," was picked as the mascot for the Paralympics.

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  8. Local figure skater wins 2 goldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Of the 127 gold medals awarded during the 2016 Sunshine State Games Figure Skating Championships, May 14, at the Panthers IceDen in Coral Springs, 10-year old Haley Scott, of Port Orange, earned a pair of golds to win the Betty Stark Award as the top Juvenile skater of the Games. Presenting the award was Betty Stark, of Coral Springs, the 30-year director of Figure Skating Sport who also was recognized for her service to the Sunshine State Games and amateur sports in Florida.

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  9. Don't put dentist on Dr. Ford's headstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    Don't put dentist on Dr. Ford's headstone The adventurous Glendale dentist can skate, fly and sky dive. He talks West Valley life, including favorite restaurants Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1sMbXMg In addition to running a dental practice in Glendale, the 43-year-old is a former figure skater, speaks German, pilots his own plane, tinkers and fixes things around his home and business, scuba dives and recently, picked up skydiving - even though he's afraid of heights.

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  10. There's a real story behind the 'Fake' documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Finding truth behind lies: Tatsuya Mori says that his new documentary 'Fake' may not be a box-office hit, but it will reveal some surprising insights into Mamoru Samuragochi, the disgraced musician who was once known as 'Japan's Beethoven.' Everybody loves a good scandal, and they don't come much riper than the tale of Mamoru Samuragochi.

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  11. LC's Jennifer Bashoor had to work hard to catch up, but did that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Before Jennifer Bashoor moved with her parents from Florida to Spokane during her junior year of high school, she had never been farther west than Kansas. Leaving the life she knew was scary, but her fears quickly subsided once she enrolled at Lewis and Clark High School.

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  12. 'Twice As Nice' Synthetic Skating Rink at the Savannah Mall will be open from June 4 - Aug. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | PR Log

    ... Ontario to pursue pairs skating and has been based in Hamilton since 2006. Geleynse retired from competitive skating and performed with touring companies and cruise ships for a number of years before he started reality TV. He is currently in the ...

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  13. Verne Lundquist to step down from "SEC on CBS" following 2016 college football seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Verne Lundquist, the voice of the SEC ON CBS since 2000, has decided to step down from his lead college football role at CBS Sports following the 2016 season. Lundquist, who is celebrating his 53rd year in television, will continue calling regular-season college basketball, the NCAA Tournament and golf, including the MastersA and the PGA Championship for the Network.

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  14. CBS broadcaster Verne Lundquist stepping down after 2016 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    Verne Lundquist and Gary Danielson have been covering SEC games together throughout the SEC's recent dominant run. 2006 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved) CBS college football voice Verne Lundquist will step down from his role as lead college football announcer after the 2016 season.

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  15. Verne Lundquist to step down as famed SEC on CBS college football announcerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Advocate

    Verne Lundquist, the well-known play-by-play television announcer for the SEC on CBS, will step down after the 2016 season, the network announced Tuesday. "Verne has set the standard for college football broadcasting," CBS Sports Chairman Sean McManus said.

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  16. Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts continues its run of excellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | NJ.com

    The Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts , which opened in 2003, is an audition-based, tuition-free, public charter school that provides a comprehensive curriculum for high school students in grades nine through 12, who have a passion for the arts. Students major in one of seven artistic areas: dance, theater, vocal music, instrumental music, literary arts, figure skating or visual art.

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  17. Azerbaijani artist presents genuinely unique collection of carpets in MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Today.Az

    Genuinely unique and inspirational paintings by Azerbaijani artist Tahir Salahov can often be seen in the most visited and famous museums and art galleries around the world. He is the vice-president and honorary president of the International Association of Plastic Arts of UNESCO, the vice-president of the Russian Academy of Arts, People's Artist of the USSR, Azerbaijan and Russia, and is the winner of a number of high awards, including the State Prize of the USSR and Azerbaijan.

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  18. Figure skater Martinez aims for 2017 SEA Games gold medalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | ABS-CBN News

    My target of course is to be able to win the gold medal there --- Filipino figure skater Michael Christian Martinez Filipino figure skater Michael Christian Martinez is looking forward to donning the national color once again and help the country's cause in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics bet on Tuesday vowed to bring home the gold medal in the historic inclusion of the sport in the biennial meet to be held on August 19 to 31 next year.

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  19. Hockey Night in Canada on CBC: Stanley Cup Final - San Jose at Pittsburgh - Game 1Read the original story

    May 27, 2016 | CBC News

    Scott Russell and Andi Petrillo host Road to the Olympic Games. The newest show from CBC Sports follows the world of high performance sports in all seasons. Tune in for live broadcasts of figure skating, skiing, speed skating as well as the latest stories from Canadian Olympians.

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  20. [Editorial] Rhythmic gymnastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Korea Herald

    Son Yeon-jae from South Korea is verifying her global competitiveness in rhythmic gymnastics, clinching five medals at an International Federation of Gymnastics World Cup in Bulgaria over the weekend. Son took bronze in the individual all-around, a gold in clubs, two silvers in hoop and ribbon and a bronze in ball during the Sofia competition.

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