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Sochi Figure Skating

Stephen Calabria

Here's What Americans Think Of That Olympic Figure Skating Controversy

HuffingtonPost.com | Stephen Calabria | Posted 02.26.2014 | Sports

Figure skating fans -- and Americans on the whole -- are split on whether the outcome of last week's Olympic women's figure skating competition was fa...

Figure Skating Results Protested

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 02.22.2014 | Sports

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The South Korean Olympic Committee has protested the results of the women's figure skating competition, although the sport's in...

Another Figure Skating Controversy?

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 02.22.2014 | Sports

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Leave it to figure skating and judging, where winning can be obscured by whining. Any sport without a finish line or clock or ...

Don't Count Out The Champ

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 02.19.2014 | Sports

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Anxiety and energy. Conviction and courage. They all combined Wednesday — along with one stunning fall — to set up an unpr...

Olympic Figure Skating's Dangerous Love Affair With Little Girls

Elizabeth Licorish | Posted 04.21.2014 | Women
Elizabeth Licorish

My 10th birthday was riddled with grief. I wasn't a little girl anymore. At Delaware, there were 6-year-olds who could jump higher and spin faster than me. At 10, it felt like the ice was melting. At 10, I was washed up.

Jason Brown Skated To Prince's 'The Question Of U' And Is Unquestionably Dazzling

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.14.2014 | Sports

The only thing that prevented U.S. figure skater Jason Brown from adding another viral YouTube video to his resume on Thursday was the litigiousness o...

Figure Skating Conspiracy?

Reuters | Posted 04.10.2014 | Sports

By Pritha Sarkar SOCHI, Russia, Feb 8 (Reuters) - U.S. Figure Skating has strongly denied reports suggesting the United States and Russ...

15-Year-Old Dazzles In New Figure Skating Event

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 02.08.2014 | Sports

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Fifteen-year-old Julia Lipnitskaia had the look of an Olympic champion Saturday night, dazzling the home crowd with a near-perf...

Russia Takes Early Lead In Team Figure Skating

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 02.06.2014 | Sports

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Russia's world champion pairs figure skaters didn't have to look far for inspiration. They got it from the local hero. Three-t...

America, Meet Your New Favorite Figure Skater

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports

America, meet Jason Brown. A 19-year-old from Illinois, Brown earned a spot on the U.S. Olympic figure skating team with a crowd-pleasing performa...

U.S. Figure Skating Team Picked

AP | RACHEL COHEN | Posted 03.14.2014 | Sports

BOSTON (AP) — Two-time U.S. champion Ashley Wagner made the Olympic team Sunday despite finishing a distant fourth at the national championships. U...

Reigning Olympic Champ: 'My Road To Sochi Ends Here'

AP | By NANCY ARMOUR | Posted 02.09.2014 | Sports

Evan Lysacek woke up every morning praying this would be the day the excruciating pain in his left hip — "like you're being electrocuted" — would ...