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Figure Skating

In figure skating, today's original dance, marks the second of three events in ice dancing. Tanith Belbin and Ben Agosto won silver in Torino and are contenders for gold. Meryl Davis and Charlie White have had a phenomenal season and edged out Belbin and Agosto for the national championship in January. They also are gold medal contenders. Davis and White currently sit in third place and Belbin and Agosto follow in fourth. Evan Bates and partner Emily Samuelson made their first Olympic team with a third-place finish at the 2010 U.S. Nationals. The silver medal won by Belbin and Agosto was the first for the United States in ice dancing.

Event(s)

  • Ice Dancing

Athletes

Tanith Belbin bio

Tanith Belbin

Tanith Belbin and ice dance partner Ben Agosto won the silver medal in Torino.
Ben Agosto bio

Ben Agosto

Ben Agosto and Tanith Belbin are the 2006 Olympic silver medalists.
Charlie White bio

Charlie White

Univ. of Michigan student Charlie White and partner Meryl Davis are the 2010 Olympic silver medalists.
Meryl Davis bio

Meryl Davis

University of Michigan students Meryl Davis and partner Charlie White won the silver medal at the 2010 Vancouver Games.
Evan Bates bio

Evan Bates

Evan Bates and partner Emily Samuelson made their first Olympic team with a third-place finish at the 2010 U.S. Nationals.
Emily Samuelson bio

Emily Samuelson

Emily Samuelson and partner Evan Bates made their first Olympic team with a third-place finish at the 2010 U.S. Nationals.

Team USA to go

USA Pride

Ohno skates for more than 300 million

He remembers the feeling. In 2002, Apolo Ohno was racing in front of a home crowd that was in need of a happy ending. His USA uniform is a reminder.

All-Time Team USA Medals

GAMESTOTAL
Vancouver '109151337
Torino '0699725
Salt Lake City '0210131134
Nagano '9863413
Lillehammer '9465213
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