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    Can Canada's Nam Nguyen seize the moment at Skate America?

    Can Canada's Nam Nguyen seize the moment at Skate America?


    At the start of any post-Olympic Grand Prix season, the question always is about the new names of skaters who could leapfrog to the head of the...

    At the start of any post-Olympic Grand Prix season, the question always is about the new names of skaters who could leapfrog to the head of the pack.

    Watch Grand Prix of Figure Skating: Skate America

    Watch Grand Prix of Figure Skating: Skate America


    Watch coverage from Skate America, the first Grand Prix of Figure Skating event of the season where Canadians such as Nam Nguyen and Kevin Reynolds will be...

    Watch coverage from Skate America, the first Grand Prix of Figure Skating event of the season where Canadians such as Nam Nguyen and Kevin Reynolds will be competing.

    Figure skaters will be feeling the crunch under new rules

    Figure skaters will be feeling the crunch under new rules


    The one constant in figure skating is change. Once again this season, athletes and their coaches are being forced to adapt to a new scoring system and new rules that present a fresh set of...

    The one constant in figure skating is change. Once again this season, athletes and their coaches are being forced to adapt to a new scoring system and new rules that present a fresh set of challenges.

    Explainer: Figure skating rule changes

    Explainer: Figure skating rule changes


    The International Skating Union has made some rule changes to reflect the evolution of the sport, making sure no one else will turn a jumping loophole into an Olympic gold...

    The International Skating Union has made some rule changes to reflect the evolution of the sport, making sure no one else will turn a jumping loophole into an Olympic gold medal.

    Canada scores double bronze at ISU Junior Grand Prix

    Canada scores double bronze at ISU Junior Grand Prix


    Canadians won two bronze medals on Saturday at the seventh stop on the ISU Junior Grand Prix figure skating circuit on Saturday in...

    Canadians won two bronze medals on Saturday at the seventh stop on the ISU Junior Grand Prix figure skating circuit on Saturday in Armenia.

    Moore-Towers, Marinaro take silver at Finlandia Open

    Moore-Towers, Marinaro take silver at Finlandia Open


    Kirsten Moore-Towers of St. Catharines, Ont., and Michael Marinaro of Sarnia, Ont., won Saturday's free skate to earn the silver medal in pairs on Saturday at the Finlandia Open figure skating...

    Kirsten Moore-Towers of St. Catharines, Ont., and Michael Marinaro of Sarnia, Ont., won Saturday's free skate to earn the silver medal in pairs on Saturday at the Finlandia Open figure skating competition.

    Canada's Messing skates to gold in men's event at Nebelhorn Trophy

    Canada's Messing skates to gold in men's event at Nebelhorn Trophy


    Keegan Messing of Sherwood Park, Alta., is off to a flying start in the 2018-19 season as he won the gold medal in the men’s event on Saturday at the Nebelhorn Trophy figure skating competition in Obeltsdorf,...

    Keegan Messing of Sherwood Park, Alta., is off to a flying start in the 2018-19 season as he won the gold medal in the men’s event on Saturday at the Nebelhorn Trophy figure skating competition in Obeltsdorf, Germany.

    Canada's Gilles and Poirier score win at Nebelhorn Trophy

    Canada's Gilles and Poirier score win at Nebelhorn Trophy


    ​Canadian ice dancers Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier of Toronto won the gold medal Friday at the Nebelhorn Trophy figure skating competition in Obertsdorf,...

    ​Canadian ice dancers Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier of Toronto won the gold medal Friday at the Nebelhorn Trophy figure skating competition in Obertsdorf, Germany.

    The evolution of Yuzuru Hanyu: How one of the best ever keeps developing

    The evolution of Yuzuru Hanyu: How one of the best ever keeps developing


    Japanese figure skater Yuzura Hanyu had nothing to gain by competing at the Autumn Classic International in Oakville, Ont. It was only an opportunity to showcase and practise his new program. In doing so, his evolution as a skater was evident once...

    Japanese figure skater Yuzura Hanyu had nothing to gain by competing at the Autumn Classic International in Oakville, Ont. It was only an opportunity to showcase and practise his new program. In doing so, his evolution as a skater was evident once again.

    Canadian ice dancers Weaver, Poje win gold at Autumn Classic

    Canadian ice dancers Weaver, Poje win gold at Autumn Classic


    Canada's Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje won the gold medal in ice dance on Saturday at the Autumn Classic International figure skating...

    Canada's Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje won the gold medal in ice dance on Saturday at the Autumn Classic International figure skating competition.

    Weaver, Poje to debut emotional free dance in their only competition of the fall

    Weaver, Poje to debut emotional free dance in their only competition of the fall


    Reigning world bronze medallists Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje will debut their free dance at this week's Autumn Classic International in Oakville, Ont. Following the event, they'll join the Thank You Canada Tour, a cross-country show tour featuring...

    Reigning world bronze medallists Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje will debut their free dance at this week's Autumn Classic International in Oakville, Ont. Following the event, they'll join the Thank You Canada Tour, a cross-country show tour featuring Olympic champions Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, plus Patrick Chan, Kaetlyn Osmond and others.

    Canada's Nam Nguyen triumphs at U.S. International Figure Skating Classic

    Canada's Nam Nguyen triumphs at U.S. International Figure Skating Classic


    Nam Nguyen of Ajax, Ont., overcame a self-described "disastrous" warm-up to win the gold medal in men’s competition Friday at the U.S. International Figure Skating Classic in Salt Lake...

    Nam Nguyen of Ajax, Ont., overcame a self-described "disastrous" warm-up to win the gold medal in men’s competition Friday at the U.S. International Figure Skating Classic in Salt Lake City.

    Canada's next figure skating star weighs 88 pounds

    Canada's next figure skating star weighs 88 pounds


    The future of Canadian figure skating weighs 88 pounds, but can already reel off a laundry list of quadruple jumps unlike any Canadian skater before him. And Stephen Gogolev is just getting...

    The future of Canadian figure skating weighs 88 pounds, but can already reel off a laundry list of quadruple jumps unlike any Canadian skater before him. And Stephen Gogolev is just getting started.

    POV podcast: Eric Radford on overcoming bullying and homophobia in sports

    POV podcast: Eric Radford on overcoming bullying and homophobia in sports


    On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, figure skating champion Eric Radford sheds light on his quiet determination to defeat homophobia and bullying to pursue the sport he...

    On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, figure skating champion Eric Radford sheds light on his quiet determination to defeat homophobia and bullying to pursue the sport he loves.