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Welcome to our official website! We are 2016 U.S. National Champions Tarah Kayne and Danny O’Shea. Here you can learn more about us, keep track of our progress, and stay up to date on all of our recent activities.tarahdannysig

 

 

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November 11, 2018: Tarah and Danny finished in fifth place at NHK Trophy. Their next competition will be the Internationaux De France from Nov. 23-25, 2018.

November 9, 2018: Tarah and Danny debuted their new SP at NHK Trophy (music: “Turning Page” by Sleeping At Last) and are currently in fifth place heading into the long program.

November 2, 2018: Tarah and Danny are featured in the latest issue of Skating Magazine. You can see their pictures and article at this link.

October 27th, 2018: Tarah and Danny have been assigned to compete at the Tallinn Trophy in Tallinn, Estonia from Nov. 26th – Dec. 2, 2018 (this is their second Challenger event for the season).

October 19th, 2018: Tarah and Danny will begin their GP season at NHK Trophy in Japan (Nov. 9-11) and then follow that up with Internationaux de France (Nov. 23-25).

October 7th, 2018: Tarah and Danny finished in 7th place at the Finlandia Trophy competition.

October 5th, 2018: Tarah and Danny are currently in 7th place after the SP at the Finlandia Trophy competition in Espoo, Finland.

September 15th, 2018: Tarah and Danny have been assigned to compete at the Finlandia Trophy in Espoo, Finland from Oct. 5-7, 2018.

September 7, 2018: U.S. Figure Skating announces that Tarah and Danny have relocated to Colorado Springs and will train with Dalilah Sappenfield. Read press release here.

July 5th, 2018:
Tarah & Danny announced their new SP music on Twitter today. They will be skating to “That’s It (I’m Crazy)” by Sofi Tukker. They will be keeping their “Swan Lake” LP from last season for this upcoming season.

June 6th, 2018: Tarah and Danny posted a new blog to talk about their experiences this past season and to update on how they’re doing now.

March 16th, 2018: Tarah and Danny withdraw from the World Championships due to an injury.

March 1st, 2018: Tarah was named an athlete ambassador for Honey Stinger.

February 1st, 2018: Today is National #GetUp Day for US Figure Skating and they shared a great article about Tarah & Danny’s journey back to the ice this season.

January 26th, 2018: Here are some articles about Tarah & Danny’s win at the Four Continents Championship: Team USA  Ice Network  NBC Olympics  Goldenskate

January 25th, 2018: Tarah and Danny win the gold medal at the Four Continents championships. You can see their SP at this link, their winning LP here, and the entire pairs medal ceremony here.

January 10th, 2018: Check out this great blog post about Tarah’s recovery last year and her and Danny’s journey back to the ice.

January 9th, 2018: Tarah and Danny will represent the USA at the upcoming Four Continents competition in Taiwan and the World Championships this spring in Italy.

January 8th, 2018: Here are some articles about the US National Championships that mention Tarah & Danny: Ice Network  FSO Article (SP)  Goldenskate  FSO Article (LP) Ice Network – Fashion Article

January 7th, 2018: Enjoy this You Tube video from US Figure Skating of the senior pair teams reactions to their LPs in San Jose.

January 6th, 2018: Tarah and Danny win the silver medal at the U.S. Championships.

January 5th, 2018: The team USA skaters got together for some carpool karaoke as they prepped for San Jose: Video

December 28th, 2017: Here are two new “Day in the Life” articles from NBC Olympics about Tarah and Danny as they get ready to take the ice in San Jose next week at the US National Championships.

December 24th, 2017: Here is an article about the three senior pairs teams in Ellenton, Florida who are all preparing for the US National Championships in San Jose.

December 19th, 2017: Check out these fun Q&A interviews with Danny and Tarah from NBC Olympics website.

December 12th, 2017: Check out this video from US Figure Skating to hear Tarah and Danny talk about her injury and their preparations for the US National Championships next month.

December 10th, 2017: Tarah and Danny won the bronze medal at Golden Spin this past weekend. Their next competition will be the US National Championships in San Jose, CA.

November 21, 2017: Tarah and Danny will be representing Team USA at Golden Spin in Zagreb, Croatia from Dec. 6-9, 2017.

September 15, 2017: U.S. Figure Skating announces that Tarah and Danny have withdrawn from Cup of China. They are withdrawing to focus on continued rehabilitation and training after Kayne’s right knee injury last season.

July 31, 2017: Check out the latest blog on Ice Network from Danny about Tarah’s recovery from knee surgery and how they’re doing in their preparations for the Olympic season.

May 26, 2017: Tarah and Danny were assigned to compete at Cup of China for the 2017-18 Grand Prix Series.

April 5, 2017: Tarah blogged about the challenges of her and Danny’s past season and reveal their 2017-18 season programs!

January 21, 2017: Tarah and Danny have withdrawn from the 2017 U.S. Championships due to injury.  According to a press release released by U.S. Figure Skating, “Tarah sustained a concussion in a fall from a throw element in the pairs short program Thursday and is under the care of event medical provided by the University of Kansas Hospital. After examination and follow up, it was the advice of the chief medical officer that Kayne should not compete for her own health and safety due to symptoms of concussion.”

Danny posted on Twitter: “Tarah and I thank you all for your support, skating fans are truly the best. Without a low, there can’t be a high.”