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Tuktamysheva upsets favorites at Skate Canada

Tuktamysheva upsets favorites at Skate Canada

Russia’s Elizaveta (Lisa) Tuktamysheva won the Ladies short program at Skate Canada International Friday in Mississauga as the favorites stumbled. Two U.S. competitors, Ashley Wagner and Rachael Flatt, placed second and third.

Tuktamysheva had a strong figure skating debut at the…

Flatt rises to the occasion, Nagasu joins her for the ride

Flatt rises to the occasion, Nagasu joins her for the ride

 

The U.S. Figure Skating Championships culminated on Saturday night with the Championship Ladies freeskate in the Spokane Arena in front of a packed house.

Several ladies stood up to the pressure of the competition, but it was  Rachael…

Rachael Flatt: Breaking it Down

Rachael Flatt: Breaking it Down

USA’s Rachael Flatt won the long program at Skate America despite not receiving credit for her last spin, beating Korea’s Yu-na Kim’s score by nearly five points. But the…

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Respect for Rachael

Respect for Rachael

When Rachael Flatt skated to Aretha Franklin’s Respect at the exhibition gala of the 2008 World Junior Figure Skating Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria, the song had more than one meaning to experienced figure skating devotees. Even though…

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US ladies dominate in Sofia; Flatt takes gold

US ladies dominate in Sofia; Flatt takes gold

The 2008 ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships concluded with the Ladies Long Program.

The U.S. ladies dominated the podium in this event, with Rachael Flatt capturing the gold, and teammates Caroline Zhang and Mirai Nagasu placing second and third,…