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Russian takes gold in figure skating

...by Carolina Kostner of Italy for bronze. Kim was trying to be the first repeat winner of the women's gold since Katarina Witt in 1988.Lipnitskaia was fifth.American Gracie Gold finished fourth, Ashley Wagner seventh and Polina Edmunds ninth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-20/russian-takes-gold-figure-sk
Yuna Kim holds slim lead in women's figure skating; American Gracie Gold is fourth

...sense of stage fright.Kim, 23, would become the third woman to win consecutive Olympics, following Sonja Henie and Katarina Witt. But she'll probably need to calm down to step up to the top of the podium."I am a human being," she said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-19/yuna-kim-holds-slim-lead
Overtime: 'Champions on Ice' returns to Augusta

...promoters for the event have announced. The event begins at 7:30 p.m. The top skaters on the 30-city tour include Katarina Witt (1984 and '88 Olympic champion), Oksana Baiul (1994 Olympic champion), Dorothy Hamill (1976 Olympic champion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/21/oth_278900.shtml
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Overtime: 'Champions on Ice' returns to Augusta

...promoters for the event have announced. The event begins at 7:30 p.m. The top skaters on the 30-city tour include Katarina Witt (1984 and '88 Olympic champion), Oksana Baiul (1994 Olympic champion), Dorothy Hamill (1976 Olympic champion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/20/oth_278733.shtml
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Champions glide into Augusta

...the collective recipients of 23 Olympic and 59 world medals. Among the ice-bound luminaries are Olympic champions Katarina Witt, Dorothy Hamill, Oksana Baiul, Victor Petrenko and Brian Boitano. Also appearing on the tour are Nancy Kerrigan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/04/liv_281213.shtml
Life & style
America rocks, rolls and exhales at closing ceremony

...with a big dose of Vegas schmaltz. Rock band KISS, in full face paint and body armor, shared the stage with skaters Katarina Witt and Kristi Yamaguichi. Harry Connick Jr. sang while Dorothy Hamill skated. Later, in a more serious moment, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/25/oly_335562.shtml
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German ski official resigns after reported ties to secret police ties

...informers to keep track of the activities of East German citizens, including prominent athletes like figure skater Katarina Witt. Hartleb remains employed at the Oberhof Olympic center in Thuringia. The center said the charges need to be proved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/08/oth_363121.shtml
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Augusta arts tenure was fulfilling experience

...listen to the radio and see or hear someone I've interviewed. Robert Goulet, James Brown, the Goo Goo Dolls, Katarina Witt, John Berendt, Ray Bradbury, D.L. Hughley -- those are just a few of the big-time arts and entertainment stars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/12/liv_270061.shtml
Life & style
Lipinski turns pro, out for 2002 Games

...applied to ineligible skaters before the 1994 Olympics -- allowing such champions as Brian Boitano, Viktor Petrenko, Katarina Witt and Yekaterina Gordeeva and Sergei Grinkov to return to the Lillehammer Games -- no longer exists. On Wednesday night...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/08/oth_225724.shtml
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Hamilton's vision becomes mainstay

...college arenas, to sold-out performances at Madison Square Garden featuring Torvill and Dean, Kristi Yamaguchi, Katarina Witt, Brian Orser, Tara Lipinski, Alexei Yagudin, Ilia Kulik, Sarah Hughes, Paul Wylie and Dorothy Hamill, Stars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-01-23/hamiltons-vision-bec
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