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The Story Of An American Hero

The U.S. and the world are still beneath the spell of the 2016 Games at Rio. The amazing story of the 20-yr-previous indigenous man and his Moscow-born 17-year-outdated associate has grabbed attention world-large since they burst onto the worldwide scene final September, gained a gold medal and capped off their junior season ten days ago by claiming the biggest prize of all – the Junior World Pair Skating Championship in opposition to a lot higher ranked and fancied groups.

Aliona Savchenko and Bruno Massot of Germany perform throughout the Exhibition of Champions on the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Helsinki, Finland on April 2, 2017. Coinciding with Finland’s centennial, the Worlds promise a combined celebration of unparalleled figure skating and continued citywide festivities commemorating one hundred years of Finnish independence.

Nigel Brown,Ice Skating: A Historical past(1959); Toller Cranston, Zero Tollerance: An Intimate Memoir by the Man Who Revolutionized Determine Skating (1997); Brian Orser and Steve Milton, Orser: A Skater’s Life (1988); Beverley Smith,Figure Skating: A Celebration (1999); Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, Tessa and Scott: Our Journey from Childhood Dream to Gold (2011).

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