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Figure Skating in Harlem program enriches girls on, off the ice

...John's.Recently, the Figure Skating in Harlem youngsters traveled to Washington and met two Supreme Court justices. Michelle Kwan, the nine-time U.S. and five-time world champion, took them on a tour of the State Department, where she is employed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-13/figure-skating-harle
Michelle Kwan uncertain about future

NEW YORK - There were no medals for Michelle Kwan this season, so her parents hauled out the old ones. Golds and silvers and bronzes. Credentials, trophies, and plaques. Everything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/06/oth_76233.shtml
Other sports
NBC loses biggest star from Winter Olympics

NEW YORK - Michelle Kwan's withdrawal from the figure skating competition is a crushing...die-hard viewer of the Olympics," he said. "But I wanted to watch Michelle Kwan. And I would have gone out of my way to watch it." NBC's rivals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/13/tel_55579.shtml
Television
Kwan not 100 percent, but won't miss nationals

Yes, Michelle Kwan's left foot still aches. Not as bad as it did seven weeks ago...but I think they know it would be a positive for the USFSA to send Michelle Kwan to the Olympics," Linhart said. With the Olympics beginning Feb...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/23/oth_219502.shtml
Other sports
Cohen favored with Kwan out

Sasha Cohen's days of chasing after Michelle Kwan at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships are over...Sasha Cohen won't have to worry about trying to beat Michelle Kwan for the top spot on the U.S. Olympic team this year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/08/oth_40879.shtml
Other sports
Hype, controversy spotlight skeleton crew

...skier at the moment after a big win last weekend. And Michelle Kwan has a place on the Turin Olympic team - for now. Even...of The Complete Book of the Winter Olympics. "With Michelle Kwan back in there, you've got some of the star power...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/17/oly_45310.shtml
Olympics
Peers say Russian legend Evgeni Plushenko should be remembered for medals and longevity

...three world titles and seven European championships.And Plushenko was the skater to beat for a decade, rivaling only Michelle Kwan in the women's field in recent years.After the Vancouver Games, Plushenko said his "dream" was to skate for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-14/peers-say-russian-legend
Ashley Wagner hopes to get U.S. women back in medal mix

...Olympics and world championships.While that was once a given, with an almost unbroken line from Peggy Fleming to Michelle Kwan, it hasn't been the case for much of the past decade, and the entire sport has suffered the consequences."The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-12-03/ashley-wagner-hopes-
Nancy Kerrigan-Tonya Harding scandal was a soap opera feast

...International Skating Union opted to invest money into keeping skaters in the Olympic-eligible competitions it controls. So Michelle Kwan, Irina Slutskaya and Todd Eldredge remained fixtures. That led to plenty of attention for the relatively few competitions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-12-23/nancy-kerrigan-tonya-har
US skater Ashley Wagner isn't afraid of pressure

...pressure and expectations, she's thrived, giving the Americans their best shot on the international scene since Michelle Kwan and Sasha Cohen retired."For me, it has been my dream to not just go to the Olympics, but be competitive at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-01-23/us-skater-ashley-wag