Figure Skating

Time to Heal
Injury will keep skater Osmond out of fall competitions

Kaetlyn Osmond (Photo: The Canadian Press)

Canadian Olympian Kaetlyn Osmond will miss the fall figure skating season with a broken right leg. The 18-year-old from Marystown, N.L., underwent surgery on Friday at Misericordia Community Hospital in Edmonton. She was hurt during a practice session when she swerved around another skater and fell, fracturing the fibula in her leg. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)

Figure Skating (Photo: Oleg Nikishin/Epsilon/Getty Images)

Solid Finish

Madeline Edwards of Port Moody, B.C., and Zhao Kai of Pang of Burnaby, B.C., were second in the short program Saturday at an ISU Junior Grand Prix figure skating event. Americans Rachel Parsons and Michael Parson were first with 55.71 points, just ahead of Edwards and Pang with 55.33. Russians Alla Loboda and Pavel Drodz were third with 52.25. Full Story.

Skate Canada (Photo: TSN.ca)

Classic Competition

Canada will send eight skaters, for a total of five entries to the 2014 U.S. International Figure Skating Classic, a senior international competition which is the first event on the International Skating Union's (ISU) new Challenger Series. Full Story.

 
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