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Tonya Harding

Tonya Maxene Price is a retired American figure skater.


Nathan Chen

Nathan Chen is an American figure skater who competes in the men’s singles discipline. He is the 2018 World champion, the 2018 Winter Olympic bronze medalist in the team event, the 2017–18 Grand Prix Final champion, the 2016–17 Grand Prix Final silver medalist, the 2017 Four Continents champion, and a two-time U.S. national champion. Earlier in his career, he won bronze at the 2013–14 Grand Prix Final and the 2014 World Junior Championships, along with gold at the 2015–16 Junior Grand Prix Final.


Nancy Kerrigan

Nancy Kerrigan is an American actress and former figure skater. She won bronze medals at the 1991 World Championships and the 1992 Winter Olympics, silver medals at the 1992 World Championships and the 1994 Winter Olympics, and she was the 1993 US National Figure Skating Champion.

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Tara Lipinski

Tara Kristen Lipinski is an American figure skater, actress, and sports commentator. A former competitor in ladies' singles, she is the 1998 Olympic champion, the 1997 World champion, a two-time Champions Series Final champion (1997–1998), and the 1997 U.S. national champion. She is the youngest ever to win a World Figure Skating title, having done so at the age of 14 years, 9 months and 10 days.


Bradie Tennell

Bradie Tennell is an American competitive figure skater. She is the 2017 Skate America bronze medalist, 2016 CS Tallinn Trophy bronze medalist, and 2018 U.S national champion. She was named to the U.S. Olympic team for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. As part of the United States' team, Tennell won a bronze medal in the Team Event at the 2018 Olympics.


Johnny Weir

John Garvin Weir is an American figure skater, fashion designer, and television commentator. He is a two-time Olympian, the 2008 World bronze medalist, a two-time Grand Prix Final bronze medalist, the 2001 World Junior Champion, and a three-time U.S. national champion (2004–2006). He is also known for his sports commentary with Tara Lipinski, as well as his work in LGBTQ activism.


Javier Fernández (figure skater)

Javier Fernández López is a Spanish figure skater. He is the 2018 Olympic bronze medalist, a two-time World champion, a six-time consecutive European champion, a three-time Grand Prix Final medalist, and an eight-time Spanish national champion.

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Brian Boitano

Brian Anthony Boitano is an American figure skater from Sunnyvale, California. He is the 1988 Olympic champion, the 1986 and 1988 World Champion, and the 1985–1988 U.S. National Champion. He turned professional following the 1988 season. He returned to competition in 1993 and competed at the 1994 Winter Olympics, where he placed sixth.


Alina Zagitova

Alina Ilnazovna Zagitova is a Russian figure skater .She is the 2018 Olympic champion, the 2018 European champion, 2017–18 Grand Prix Final champion, and the 2018 Russian national champion. Zagitova also won a silver medal in the team event at the 2018 Winter Olympics, representing the OAR team. Earlier in her career, she won gold at the 2017 World Junior Championships and at the 2016–17 Junior Grand Prix Final.


Michelle Kwan

Michelle Wingshan Kwan is a retired American figure skater. She is a two-time Olympic medalist, a five-time World champion and a nine-time U.S. champion. She is tied with Maribel Vinson for the all-time National Championship record.


Sofia Samodurova

Sofia Vyacheslavovna Samodurova is a Russian figure skater. She is the 2018 CS Lombardia Trophy silver medalist. In the junior level, she is the 2017 JGP Croatia and 2017 JGP Italy champion.


John Coughlin (figure skater)

John Coughlin was an American pair skater. With Caydee Denney, he was the 2012 Four Continents silver medalist and 2012 U.S. national champion. With previous partner Caitlin Yankowskas, he was the 2011 U.S. champion.


Mariah Bell

Mariah Cheyenne Bell is an American figure skater. She is the 2016 Skate America silver medalist, 2016 CS U.S. International Classic silver medalist, 2016 CS Ondrej Nepela Memorial bronze medalist, and 2017 U.S. national bronze medalist.


U.S. Figure Skating Championships

The U.S. Figure Skating Championships is a figure skating competition held annually to crown the national champions of the United States. The competition is sanctioned by U.S. Figure Skating. In the U.S. skating community, the event is often referred to informally as "Nationals". Medals are awarded in four disciplines: men's (boys') singles, ladies' (girls') singles, pair skating, and ice dancing in four colors: gold (first), silver (second), bronze (third), and pewter (fourth) on five levels, senior, junior, novice, intermediate, and juvenile. The event is also used to determine the U.S. teams for the World Championships, World Junior Championships, Four Continents Championships, and Winter Olympics, however, U.S. Figure Skating reserves the right to consider other results.


Jason Brown (figure skater)

Jason Brown is an American figure skater. He is the 2015 U.S. national champion and the 2018 Four Continents bronze medalist. Earlier in his career, he became a two-time World Junior medalist, the 2011 Junior Grand Prix Final champion, and the 2010 national junior champion.