Half of figure skating is opinion, convincing judges.
I graduated a the top of my class in the ’84 Olympic Games; I won a gold medal.
I didn’t want to be the sissy figure skater, you know.
I’m very accessible. I don’t get into this ego thing.
That’s what makes the Ryder Cup in golf so much better than the Masters or the U.S. Open. To be a part of something that is not about personal achievement, but about representing everyone and sharing it with the whole country, it’s wonderful.
The high road is always respected. Honesty and integrity are always rewarded.
I don’t think most teachers realize how much impact they have.
From the fall of October, 1980 to March, 1984 I never lost a competition.
Rationality is not one of this industry’s attributes.