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    Kaetlyn Osmond slips to bronze at Grand Prix in France

    Kaetlyn Osmond slips to bronze at Grand Prix in France


    Kaetlyn Osmond lost her hold on the top spot after falling during a disappointing free skate program at the Grand Prix of Figure Skating's Internationaux de France in Grenoble on...

    Kaetlyn Osmond lost her hold on the top spot after falling during a disappointing free skate program at the Grand Prix of Figure Skating's Internationaux de France in Grenoble on Saturday.

    5 Things about Kaetlyn Osmond

    5 Things about Kaetlyn Osmond


    This Canadian figure skater has had a remarkable past few years, and all eyes will be on her this Olympic season. Learn 5 things about Kaetlyn...

    This Canadian figure skater has had a remarkable past few years, and all eyes will be on her this Olympic season. Learn 5 things about Kaetlyn Osmond.

    Virtue, Moir secure Grand Prix Final spot with NHK Trophy win

    Virtue, Moir secure Grand Prix Final spot with NHK Trophy win


    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir continue to amaze, achieving a season best score in Saturday's free dance to defend their NHK Trophy crown in Osaka,...

    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir continue to amaze, achieving a season best score in Saturday's free dance to defend their NHK Trophy crown in Osaka, Japan.

    Evgenia Medvedeva wins NHK Trophy to secure Grand Prix berth

    Evgenia Medvedeva wins NHK Trophy to secure Grand Prix berth


    Two-time world champion Evgenia Medvedeva won the NHK Trophy on Saturday to secure a place in the International Skating Union's Grand Prix...

    Two-time world champion Evgenia Medvedeva won the NHK Trophy on Saturday to secure a place in the International Skating Union's Grand Prix final.

    Olympic champion Hanyu pulls out of NHK Trophy with ankle injury

    Olympic champion Hanyu pulls out of NHK Trophy with ankle injury


    Yuzuru Hanyu has pulled out of the NHK Trophy after injuring his ankle in practice, a setback that could have a serious impact on his preparations for an Olympic title...

    Yuzuru Hanyu has pulled out of the NHK Trophy after injuring his ankle in practice, a setback that could have a serious impact on his preparations for an Olympic title defence.

    Consider This - The Figure Skating Spin

    Consider This - The Figure Skating Spin


    Figure skaters spin, but have you considered how fast they actually spin? CBC Sports Anson Henry gives some...

    Figure skaters spin, but have you considered how fast they actually spin? CBC Sports Anson Henry gives some insight.

    Canada's Moore-Towers, Marinaro earn bronze at Cup of China

    Canada's Moore-Towers, Marinaro earn bronze at Cup of China


    Canada's Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro used a personal-best free skate to earn a spot on the podium, finishing third in the pairs event at the Cup of China in Beijing on...

    Canada's Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro used a personal-best free skate to earn a spot on the podium, finishing third in the pairs event at the Cup of China in Beijing on Saturday.

    Gabrielle Daleman slips to 6th-place finish at Cup of China

    Gabrielle Daleman slips to 6th-place finish at Cup of China


    Canada's Gabrielle Daleman couldn't hold on to her lead after the ladies' short program at the Cup of China in Beijing, finishing sixth overall following her free program on...

    Canada's Gabrielle Daleman couldn't hold on to her lead after the ladies' short program at the Cup of China in Beijing, finishing sixth overall following her free program on Saturday.

    Patrick Chan withdraws from NHK Trophy event

    Patrick Chan withdraws from NHK Trophy event


    Canadian figure skater Patrick Chan has withdrawn from the NHK Trophy event, Skate Canada announced on Friday. Chan’s withdraw from competition, which is set to start on Nov. 10 in Osaka, Japan, comes less than a week after his disappointing...

    Canadian figure skater Patrick Chan has withdrawn from the NHK Trophy event, Skate Canada announced on Friday. Chan’s withdraw from competition, which is set to start on Nov. 10 in Osaka, Japan, comes less than a week after his disappointing fourth-place finish at the Skate Canada competition in Regina.

    Canada may have its best Olympic figure skating team ever

    Canada may have its best Olympic figure skating team ever


    With talent and star power in all five events, Canada's Olympic figure skaters have the potential to break the national record of three Olympic medals at a single Games, writes Pj...

    With talent and star power in all five events, Canada's Olympic figure skaters have the potential to break the national record of three Olympic medals at a single Games, writes Pj Kwong.

    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir pay tribute to Gord Downie

    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir pay tribute to Gord Downie


    After winning gold at Skate Canada, the ice dancers used their gala program to honour the late...

    After winning gold at Skate Canada, the ice dancers used their gala program to honour the late musician.

    Managing weight 'a struggle' for Skate Canada champion Kaetlyn Osmond

    Managing weight 'a struggle' for Skate Canada champion Kaetlyn Osmond


    Canadian stars Kaetlyn Osmond and Meagan Duhamel can understand how an eating disorder can force a figure skater to back away from the sport, like American star Gracie...

    Canadian stars Kaetlyn Osmond and Meagan Duhamel can understand how an eating disorder can force a figure skater to back away from the sport, like American star Gracie Gold.

    Meagan Duhamel, Eric Radford daring to dream of Olympic gold

    Meagan Duhamel, Eric Radford daring to dream of Olympic gold


    An Olympic gold medal. It's the one title Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford are missing, but one they'd stopped dreaming was even possible. After a dominating performance at Skate Canada, the duo are daring to dream...

    An Olympic gold medal. It's the one title Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford are missing, but one they'd stopped dreaming was even possible. After a dominating performance at Skate Canada, the duo are daring to dream again.

    Virtue and Moir set another world record on their way to gold at Skate Canada

    Virtue and Moir set another world record on their way to gold at Skate Canada


    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir wowed the figure skating world once again, re-setting their own world record in the ice dance at the Skate Canada International from Regina on...

    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir wowed the figure skating world once again, re-setting their own world record in the ice dance at the Skate Canada International from Regina on Saturday.

    Patrick Chan misses podium at Skate Canada International

    Patrick Chan misses podium at Skate Canada International


    Canada's three-time world champ Patrick Chan had a disastrous night, falling from second place to finish fourth. The 26-year-old Chan fell on his opening quad jump, and his program unravelled from there. He downgraded four jumps, and touched a hand down...

    Canada's three-time world champ Patrick Chan had a disastrous night, falling from second place to finish fourth. The 26-year-old Chan fell on his opening quad jump, and his program unravelled from there. He downgraded four jumps, and touched a hand down on two, en route to finishing with 245.70 points.

    Weaver, Poje hoping judges fall in love with old favourite dance

    Weaver, Poje hoping judges fall in love with old favourite dance


    Canada's Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje have gone back to their popular free dance to "Je Suis Malade" that saw them finish fourth at the 2012 world...

    Canada's Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje have gone back to their popular free dance to "Je Suis Malade" that saw them finish fourth at the 2012 world championships.

    Virtue and Moir begin Olympic quest at Skate Canada

    Virtue and Moir begin Olympic quest at Skate Canada


    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are hoping to kick off the Grand Prix season on a high note as they gear up for the Pyeongchang...

    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are hoping to kick off the Grand Prix season on a high note as they gear up for the Pyeongchang Games.

    5 things about Patrick Chan

    5 things about Patrick Chan


    Most people are used to seeing Patrick Chan standing on a podium with a medal around his neck, but there is so much more to the 3-time World...

    Most people are used to seeing Patrick Chan standing on a podium with a medal around his neck, but there is so much more to the 3-time World Champion.

    Patrick Chan cutting down on quads for Skate Canada

    Patrick Chan cutting down on quads for Skate Canada


    Patrick Chan has rewritten both his short and long programs to cut down on quads, a move that runs contrary to to skaters such as Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu and American Nathan Chen, who frequently utilize multiple quads in their...

    Patrick Chan has rewritten both his short and long programs to cut down on quads, a move that runs contrary to to skaters such as Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu and American Nathan Chen, who frequently utilize multiple quads in their routines.