Latest Figure skating News

Russian skater Valieva to testify by video link at CAS hearing into Beijing Olympics doping case

Sep. 15, 2023 11:54 AM EDT

GENEVA (AP) — Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva will give evidence by video link for a hearing this month into her doping case that rocked the 2022 Beijing Olympics. The Court of Arbitration for Sport said Friday that Valieva and officials from the Russian anti-doping agency...

Olympic gold-medal figure skater Sarah Hughes decides against run for NY congressional seat

Sep. 10, 2023 15:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Olympic gold medalist Sarah Hughes has decided not to run for Congress, in a race for a Long Island seat where several other Democrats are also vying to unseat the Republican currently in office. Hughes, an ice skater who took the top spot in figure skating at the...