Two 14-Year-Old Girls Dominate The United States Figure Skating Finals

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Two 14-year-old girl held in Sao Paulo on the 26th of the United States Figure Skating Championships podium on the board finals, which become a future champion Cheung Chau won the national championship the following year low athletes.

"I was too excited, Words can not express it," When the Japanese-American girl next Cheung Chau see Scoreboard on the show after his win, and said happily.

Nagano Winter Olympic Games champion Tara Lipinski Head Maintained the former won the national championship the youngest records.

Cheung Chau future national champion automatically receive the identity of this year's world championships held in March the entry requirements, but does not meet the minimum age requirement World Championships (15 years old), she had to watch her defer to the runner-up places.

Rachel also can be runner-up and world championships because of age requirements of the 15-year-old difference of three weeks, not qualified to. The results, which ended Ashley eventually reach the hands of the third.

Because Kwan's ethnic retired, the United States figure skating in recent years there has been severed. In order to settle down, the United States figure skating community to actively encourage the parties to the children, starting with the first runner-up last year世青赛Cheung Chau is one of the leader in the next one. 世 青赛champion last year, the Chinese girl Zhang Liang Jing-round and the United States, and so is the current ice altar dazzling stars.

新華網華盛頓1月26日電(記者梁金雄)兩位14歲少女26日在聖保羅舉行的美國花樣滑冰錦標賽上登上冠亞軍領獎臺,其中冠軍長洲未來成為奪得全國冠軍第二年少的運動員。

“我太興奮了,簡直無法用言語表達,”當美籍日裔少女長洲未來看到記分牌上顯示出自己奪冠後高興地說。

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前保持著奪得全美冠軍最年輕的紀錄。

長洲未來雖以全國冠軍的身份自動獲得今年3月舉行的世錦賽參賽資格,但由于未達到世錦賽最低年齡要求(15歲),她只好看著她的名額順延到亞軍。

可亞軍得主拉切爾也因年齡與世錦賽要求的15歲相差三周,沒資格前往。結果,這一名額最終落到了第三名阿什利手中。

由于華裔名將關穎珊退役,美國花樣滑冰近幾年出現了斷層。為了重整旗鼓,美國花樣滑冰界積極鼓勵各方從兒童抓起,去年世青賽亞軍長洲未來就是其中的佼佼者之一。而去年世青賽冠軍、華裔少女張圓圓和梁靖賢等也是美國冰壇目前的璀璨之星。

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