Competitive Skating Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Canada's Macri fourth in Pan Am skatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 |

    The 24-year from Whitby, Ont., had a shaky long program, touching her hand down on a couple of jumps in front of a capacity crowd of about 2,000 fans at the Direct Energy Centre. Roller figure skating is one of several non-Olympic sports in the Pan Ams.


  2. Whitby's Kailah Macri falls just shy of medal at Toronto 2015 Pan Am GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 |

    Whitby's Kailah Macri competed in the roller figure skating's long program on Sunday. Despite a strong short program the night before the Whitby skater finished 4th overall .


  3. Ice skating queen Kath Craven still rules at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | The Press On-Line

    Now it's the season of ice and snow, the idea of getting all rugged up and heading out to ice skate takes on extra appeal. You can, of course, head to an indoor ice-skating rink in the middle of summer, but in winter, the time seems particularly right.


  4. World Cup team sheds light on unequal status of female athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 |

    On Friday, the champions of the Women's World Cup enjoyed what many male athletes before them have come to enjoy after victorya ticker tape parade in New York City. See, this type of celebration is rarely bestowed upon the fairer sex.


  5. Almanac for Sunday, July 12, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include Roman leader Julius Caesar in 100 B.C.; American writer Henry David Thoreau in 1817; photography pioneer George Eastman in 1854; scientist George Washington Carver in 1864; Italian painter and sculptor Amedeo Modigliani in 1884; composer Oscar Hammerstein II in 1895; author/architect R. Buckminster Fuller, inventor of the geodesic dome, in 1895; Chilean writer Pablo Neruda in 1904; comedian Milton Berle in 1908; comedian Curly Joe DeRita in 1909; bandleader Will Bradley in 1912; painter Andrew Wyeth in 1917; pianist Van Cliburn in 1934; comedian/actor Bill Cosby in 1937 ; musician Christine McVie in 1943 ; actor Denise Nicholas in 1944 ; exercise/diet guru Richard Simmons in 1948 ; movie producer Brian Grazer in 1951 ; actor Cheryl Ladd in 1951 ; actor Mel Harris in 1956 ; actor Rolonda Watts in 1959 ; Olympic gold medal ... (more)


  6. World Cup champs hailed in first ticker-tape parade for all-female sports teamRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 11 | Los Angeles Times

    'I want to be like them when I grow up,' says 9-year-old girl at ticker-tape parade for women's soccer champs During an exuberant ticker-tape parade for the country's World Cup champion women soccer players on Friday, girls in the crowd reveled in the celebration of their powerful, successful idols -- perhaps dreaming of one day riding atop a float along the city's Canyon of Heroes. Carol Heiss Jenkins, the 1960 Olympic gold medalist in figure skating and one of only a few female athletes to be honored with a New York ticker-tape parade, has advice for members of the U.S. women's national soccer team, who will be similarly feted Friday.


  7. Training basket of Scott MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    It took an injury as a young hockey player to get Scott Miller hooked on athletic therapy. Since then, he's nurtured NRG Athletes Therapy Fitness into one of Winnipeg's finest fitness facilities.


  8. How Living Apart Has Made My Spouse And I Closer Than EverRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 4 | The Huffington Post

    Nearly five miles into a Smoky Mountain hike, with family vacation nearing a close, we discussed the next time we would see each other. As we did, a rain-fed stream cascaded beneath the short, wooden footbridge on which we paused to admire butterflies swirling, dancing and darting in a half-dozen hues.


  9. Tonya, Nancy, Clones & The Statue of Liberty: Eight Shows at NYMF 2015 that Caught Our EyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Broadway

    The twelfth annual New York Musical Theatre Festival kicks off on July 7. Over the course of three weeks, dozens of new shows will show what they've got to investors, insiders and those musical theater early adopters. The festival fostered such favorites as Altar Boyz, [title of show], Next to Normal and Clinton: The Musical , so here's your chance to say you saw it first.


  10. In summer's heat, Park City addresses the cool topic of iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Park Record

    Madie Ho, an 11-year-old member of the Figure Skating Club of Park City, practices at the Park City Ice Arena on Thursday morning. There is lots of competition for ice time at the facility, prompting Park City to consider an expansion.


  11. Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Peta Murgatroyd share sweet picsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 |

    While in beautiful Curacao to celebrate the wedding of fashion designer and former " Dancing with the Stars " troupe member Nicole Volynets' to Ilya Gamer, the romantically reunited Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd posted a series of Instagram photos on July 3 to chronicle the experience. One image in particular may well be an indicator of what the future holds for the pretty pair.


  12. 3 QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Santa Fe Reporter

    Focusing on "painting with light," the Caracas-born photog's stunning studio portraits employ long exposure and in-season sparklers that double as makeshift paintbrushes. How do you balance the two aspects of your photography, the photojournalist and the artist sides? Well, the two are not related at all.


  13. Tigers tear up the track at Attack on the Track meetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Neepawa Press

    Emma Salmon clears the bar at 1.25 metres in the high jump event at NACI's annual invitational track meet Attack on the Track last Wednesday in Neepawa. Salmon was one of about 450 students from 23 schools taking part in the meet.


  14. In Allen, more kids are going from the gridiron to the rink, with help from figure skatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Dallas Morning News

    Suited up in Darth Vader black from helmet to freshly sharpened blades, Stryker Foster stands stone-still on the ice, eyes narrowed and focused on his mentor. He spots his trainer's shoulder dip a half second before the hockey veteran rockets away.


  15. "I'd like to raise my IQ. Where do I start?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Boing Boing

    Dear Dumbass is a new advice column from Rick Rosner. I went to high school with Rick.


  16. Slideshow: 8th Annual U.S. Figure Skating 2015 National Theatre On Ice CompetitionRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | Barnstable Patriot

    The 8th Annual U.S. Figure Skating 2015 National Theatre On Ice Competition was held June 18-21 at the Hyannis Youth and Community Center. The competition, hosted by Yarmouth Ice Club, featured 75 teams from throughout the United States and about 1,200 skaters.


  17. Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir to Host a Special Figure Skating Master ClassRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Canada NewsWire

    The half-day figure skating Master Class event will feature two clinics with 60 local skaters - as young as seven years of age to adults. The Master Class includes on-ice instruction from Tessa and Scott, focusing on skills, as well as the importance and role of music in developing a personal artistic style.


  18. Wellington trust plans to build a permanent ice skating rinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Dominion Post

    An artist's impression of a proposed ice skating arena for Wellington. A new trust wants to get it built somewhere in the region and is looking to a council to provide land.


  19. Queen Victoria's undies are on the auction blockRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | New York Post

    Talk about queen of the granny panties! Cotton undies once worn by Queen Victoria are up for grabs in England, where they're being auctioned off by Chippenham Auction Rooms. Meanwhile, current It girl Alicia Vikander stars in Louis Vuitton's autumn/winter 2015 campaign.


  20. Local figure skaters prevail at Grand Rapids OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Grand Haven Tribune

    Aubrey Cohoon, 11, of Spring Lake won the gold medal in her pre-preliminary freestyle event and took fourth place in preliminary compulsory moves. Grace Worthington, 9, of Grand Haven brought home the gold medal in pre-preliminary compulsory moves event and she took fourth in preliminary limited freestyle.