We Need to Talk About These Veteran Figure Skaters Kicking Ass at the Olympics
Every Olympics, the buzz is always focused around the young, up-and-coming athletes whose youth is seemingly at odds with their extreme skills, especially in figure skating. These Games are no exception, with still-teenage Americans Nathan Chen and Vincent Zhou and Russians Evgenia Medvedeva and Alina Zagitova stealing the spotlight, while skaters in their early 20s are medal favorites in all disciplines. But in the team event, which concluded on Sunday, it was the seasoned veterans who stole the show. To get to know them a little better, keep reading.