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    Sinead and John Kerr retire

    The Kerrs have decided to retire.

    http://news.stv.tv/scotland/239977-i...-their-skates/

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    Wishing John and Sinead the best in the future. They will be missed.

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    I will miss them dearly. I was hoping to see them at the Europeans in Sheffield next year too... But if they think it is the best for them, then it must be so. Very best of luck for their next step(s)!

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    It's too bad when retirement is necessity, not choice. It's also too bad they don't get to compete in England next year. They've been a great team to watch over the years. I am sure they have good things in their future.

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    I dont watch icedance alot, but they are the team I loved to watch and kept me interested, i will surely miss them in competitions, but I m looking forward to seeing them in shows where they truly shine

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    I wish them the best luck. Though they mentioned broadcasting career, I dearly hope that they also consider being show skaters.

    They would be great at it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CARA View Post
    I wish them the best luck. Though they mentioned broadcasting career, I dearly hope that they also consider being show skaters.

    They would be great at it.
    if Sinead's shoulder allows it. There could be more going on than they're letting us know, too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tonichelle View Post
    if Sinead's shoulder allows it. There could be more going on than they're letting us know, too.
    Agreed.

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    Oh, phooey! I hate to see them go. They were unique, and they had a long enough career so we could watch them mature. I also liked the fact that Britain once again had a world-class skating couple; it's been awhile.

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    they rank high on my list of underscored Teams as do Lang/Tcherneychev.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Joesitz View Post
    they rank high on my list of underscored Teams as do Lang/Tcherneychev.
    Quote Originally Posted by CARA View Post
    I wish them the best luck. Though they mentioned broadcasting career, I dearly hope that they also consider being show skaters.

    They would be great at it.
    Quote Originally Posted by demarinis5 View Post
    Wishing John and Sinead the best in the future. They will be missed.
    I wish this was an April Fools' joke. I love this team, and hope they get to perform in lots of shows.

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    So sorry to hear this. I do wish them all the very best!

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    I absolutely adore this team. They are exciting and creative. They have my heart and I wish them an amazingly successful career in their new chosen field(s).

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    Sorry to hear that. They will be missed. It was nice to have such a wonderful team from Scotland. Kerr was my grandmother's maiden name and she was from the same town Sinead was born so i always thought they might be related LOL. Best wishes to them.

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    Sinead and John, great innovators of their sport. I would put them in the same league as:

    Torvill/Dean
    Duschesnay/Duschesnay
    Drobiazko/Vanagas
    Denkova/Staviski
    Winkler/Lohse
    Delobel/Schoenfelder

    All the best, but please don't do Dancing On Ice

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