Bay Area Skater Competes For The U.S. Figure Skating Team

SOME OF THE BAY AREA’S BEST, YOUNG FIGURE SKATERS TAKING PART IN THE U-S FIGURE SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS IN SAN JOSE. WELL TONIGHT.. SOME OF THE BEST IN AMERICA WENT HEAD-TO-HEAD FOR A SPOT ON THE U-S OLYMPIC TEAM! KPIX5’s MARIA MEDINA WAS THERE WITH THE BAY AREA SKATER… TRYING TO Continue Reading

Tara Lipinski – 1997 U.S. Figure Skating Championships, Ladies’ Free Skate

and there is one skater left to compete she is 14 years old listen to the reaction of the audience he’ll be is feeding to music by Patrick ties Michelle to the chemical minefield Hills Michigan but again based on what tara lipinski does out here 15 at the world Continue Reading

Elena Sokolova (RUS) – 1998 Nagano, Figure Skating, Ladies’ Short Program

>>NICOLE BOBEK WAS THE LAST OF THE THREE AMERICAN LADIES TO ARRIVE AT THE OLYMPICS. SHE WAS ALSO THE LAST OF THE AMERICAN LADIES TO ARRIVE AT WHITE RING. A SHORT TIME AGO, 35 MINUTES BEFORE HER WARMUP, NICOLE BOBEK CAME INTO THE BUILDING. AT THE SAME TIME, GOLD MEDAL Continue Reading

How to Ice Skate : How to do a Forward Swizzle on Ice Skates

Hi I’m Simone Fisher and I’m here at Clearwater Ice Arena in sunny Clearwater Florida. On behalf of Expert Village. Hi I’m Georgia Delile with the Clearwater Ice Arena, and I’m going to show you how to do proper forward swizzles, backward swizzles and backward wiggles. To do a proper Continue Reading

How to Ice Skate : How to do Backward Strokes on Ice Skates

Hi, I’m Simon Fisher and I’m here at the Clearwater Ice Arena in Clearwater, Florida and on behalf of Expert Village. Hi, my name is Bill Shanks. I’m going to demonstrate for you some backwards stroking. Backward stroking once again, it is very important to keep your whole upper body Continue Reading

Shen & Zhao 申雪 – 趙宏博 (CHN) – 2006 Torino, Figure Skating, Pairs’ Short Program

TOM: WELCOME BACK TO THE PAIRS SHORT PROGRAM. NOW ON THE ICE, SHEN XUE AND ZHAO HONGBO. THE TOP CHINESE TEAM. THEY WERE THIRD IN SALT LAKE CITY. IT WAS SUPPOSED TO BE A SHINING MOMENT FOR CHINESE FIGURE SKATING. SHEN XUE AND ZHAO HONGBO BECAME THE FIRST CHINESE PAIRS Continue Reading

Tara Lipinski (USA) – 1998 Nagano, Figure Skating, Ladies’ Short Program

>>WELCOME BACK TO WHITE RING. THE LADIES’ SHORT PROGRAM IS UNDER WAY. FORM HAS HELD THUS FAR. MARIA BUTIRSKAYA FIRST ON THE ICE HAS FIRST PLACE. LU CHEN OF CHINA MIGHT HAVE BEEN JUDGED A LITTLE LOW BY SOME OF THE JUDGES. SURYA BONALY OF FRANCE IS CURRENTLY THIRD. I’M Continue Reading

How to Ice Skate : The One-Foot Glide: Ice Skating for Beginners

Hi, my name is Charlene Dodge and I’m here at the Clearwater Ice Arena in Clearwater, Florida and on behalf of Expert Village this is beginning ice skating. I will be demonstrating a one foot glide. As the beginner they would march first and then place their feet together into Continue Reading