U.S. Olympic Team Takes Gold

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After winning Olympic gold in the individual ice-dancing event at the Sochi Olympics on February 17, it is clear that figure skaters Meryl Davis and Charlie White are perfectly synonymous with one another, both on and off the ice. That hasn’t always been the case. When Davis and White first started skating together in 1997,...continue reading

The Olympic Runway

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Let’s play Word Association. When I say Olympics, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Sports? Medals? Games? Not for me. I think figure skating. Clean lines, talented skaters, and over-the-top glitzy costumes are what the sport is all about. This year’s winter Olympics held in Sochi, Russia had not disappointed in showing...continue reading

Figure Skaters Back On Ice

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Disclosure: Jodie Ng is a member of NUFSC. An ineffable joy truly does overwhelm you every time you step onto the rink at Matthews Arena. You skate around once and your blades understand just how smooth the surface is. Every glide is elegant and speed gives almost every skater a liberating feeling. The Northeastern University...continue reading