It wasn’t the gold medal performance that skating fans had hoped for. Many figure skating fans had visions of 2010 in Vancouver where both Evan Lysacek and Evgeni Plushenko skated strong programs,
The Olympics started less than a week ago and in just that short amount of time, life has changed for Marissa Castelli and Simon Shnapir
It is only Day 4 of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia and already eight members of the Team USA Figure Skating team are coming home with a pretty good souvenir from these games. On Sunday, the team won the bronze medal in the first-ever Olympic team event in figure skating.
It was Day 2 of the new figure skating team event and the U.S. found themselves needing to catch up if they wanted to compete for a medal.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced today that it would be introducing a figure skating team event at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. According to the IOC, the figure skating team event will feature teams made up of six skaters: one male skater, one female skater, one skating pair and one ice dance couple.