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2007 US Figure Skating Championships: Pairs Highlights

The 2007 U.S. National Figure Skating Championships were held Jan 21-28 at the both the Spokane Convention Center and Spokane Arena in Spokane, Washington. Approximately 250 skaters competed in their respective Novice, Junior, and Senior division.

Spokane was one of the first sites chosen after the creation of the U.S. Figure Skating Events Advisory Board (EAB) in 2003, which seeks out and examines bids submitted to host U.S. Figure Skating…

2006 Skate America: Pairs Highlights

Rena Inoue and John Baldwin Jr. of the United States won their first Grand Prix gold medal in the pairs event, while teammates Naomi Nari Nam and Themistocles Leftheris also won theirs – the bronze. Poland’s Dorota Siudek and Mariusz Siudek won the silver in what was their first Skate America event.

Short Program

Performing to Steve Fisk’s Soul of Spain, Inoue and Baldwin, attempted to open with side-by-side double Axels,…

2004 US Figure Skating Championships: Highlights

The 2004 State Farm U.S. Figure Skating Championships were held Jan 3-11 at the Philips Arena and The Arena at Gwinnett Center in Atlanta, Georgia. The nation’s most prestigious figure skating event, held since 1914, crowned a total of 12 national champions in the ladies, men’s, ice dance, and pairs (senior, junior, and novice divisions). In addition, the event was used to select the U.S. World Team (junior and…

Inoue and Baldwin Form Another Japan-USA Connection

Inoue and Baldwin Form Another Japan-USA Connection

Some of the most successful pair teams in the U.S. have been Japanese women and American men: Kyoko Ina and Jason Dungjen; Kyoko Ina and John Zimmerman; Yuka Sato…