RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Figure Skating

A collection of news and information related to Figure Skating published by this site and its partners.

Top Figure Skating Articles

Displaying items 56-66
  • Winter Olympics: Will Figure Skating's Young Darling Charm Sochi's Edgy Games?

    The Winter Olympics are pushing snowboarding and other extreme sports as a way to boost the audience, but ladies figure skating remains one of the biggest draws on TV. Competition is as intense as ever this year, but it will be hard to top the days of...
  • Sochi Olympics TV: Figure skating and that pregnant pre-score moment

    The NFL has instant replay and its tense, endless minutes as refs scrutinize ball bobbles under the hood. Basketball has its reviews of three-point lines and halftime buzzer beaters. But for that fraught sports moment just between subjective act and...
  • NBC's Winter Olympics coverage begins on Thursday; here's schedule

     
    Stamford, Conn, - February 5, 2014 - NBCUniversal’s coverage of the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi begins Thursday, at 8 p.m. ET on NBC with men’s and women’s snowboard slopestyle and team figure skating, which are both debuting in...
  • Severna Park resident's ice dreams took shape at Millersville rink

    Severna Park resident's ice dreams took shape at Millersville rink
    Christalyn Trimilove was about 6 years old when her father, Paul, took her skating at the Benfield Pines Ice Rink in Millersville, a once-popular local facility that has since closed. Trimilove, a lifelong resident of Severna Park, has mixed memories of...
  • Fox's 'American Idol' Down, 'Rake' Steady Opposite Another Big Night for NBC With Olympics

    Fox's "American Idol" dipped a bit Thursday while its low-rated lead-out "Rake" at least managed to maintain at its week-earlier level on a night that was once again ruled by NBC's coverage of the Winter Olympics. According to preliminary national...
  • Winter Olympics: Ice Skater Gracie Gold Faces Media Frenzy, Fierce Competitors

    SOCHI, Russia -- My first thought when I picked up Sports Illustrated this week with ice skater Gracie Gold on the cover was how quickly America's skiing superstar Lindsay Vonn, who opted out of the Sochi Olympics due to injury, has been replaced in the...
  • Burbank temporary ice skating rink to close soon

    Burbank temporary ice skating rink to close soon
    Ice skating lovers — it’s your last chance to take a spin at the temporary skating rink in downtown Burbank, which will be open daily until Sunday. Operators said the rink drew thousands to downtown Burbank during its six-week run, and...
  • Winter Olympics will push quirky bounds, and NBC will be there

    Winter Olympics will push quirky bounds, and NBC will be there
    The Winter Olympics has long embraced offbeat events, awarding medals for skills that are essentially head-first sledding and target-practice on skis. But when NBC's coverage of the quadrennial competition begins from Sochi, Russia on Feb. 6, the Winter...
  • TV This Week Jan. 12 - 18: 'Frontline' on PBS

    TV This Week Jan. 12 - 18: 'Frontline' on PBS
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan. 12 - 18, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     -------------------- SUNDAY The dynamic duo of Tina Fey and Amy...
  • After 52 years, Culver City Ice Arena prepares to skate away

    After 52 years, Culver City Ice Arena prepares to skate away
    Tai Babilonia was just 8 in 1968 when her skating coach suggested she grab the hand of an athletic 10-year-old named Randy Gardner and take a few turns around the Culver City Ice Arena. The team went on to become five-time U.S. pair champions and 1979...
  • Ashley Wagner makes U.S. figure skating team; Mirai Nagasu is out

    Ashley Wagner makes U.S. figure skating team; Mirai Nagasu is out
    BOSTON -- Ashley Wagner got a place on the U.S. Olympic team despite finishing fourth in the national championships on Saturday, when she fell twice in the free skate. Third-place Mirai Nagasu, the only one of the top four finishers with Olympic...