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Evening of Championship Skating, An; Evening of Championship Skating 1997, An

01/27/1997

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Series
Evening of Championship Skating, An
Program
Evening of Championship Skating 1997, An
Series Description

Series showcasing exhibition skating by top U.S. amateur skaters and professionals. Series release date: 1975

Program Description

For its 25th anniversary on PBS, once again hosted by popular Olympic Silver Medalist Paul Wylie, this program showcases young, up-and- coming talent; Olympic hopefuls; Olympic and world champions; and group production numbers -- including a finale that celebrates the spirit of the 1970s. Special guests include 1998 Olympic Gold Medalist Ilia Kulik; 1998 Olympic competitor Surya Bonaly; Olympic Gold Medalist Oksana Baiul; 12-year-old rising star Naomi Nari Nam; pairs figure skating legends Oleg and Ludmila Protopopov; and Olympic Silver Medalists and professional World Champions Elena Bechke and Denis Petrov.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Event Coverage
Topics
Sports
Citation
Chicago: “Evening of Championship Skating, An; Evening of Championship Skating 1997, An,” 01/27/1997, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DB837358DE814FA0A0212486DFB46996.
MLA: “Evening of Championship Skating, An; Evening of Championship Skating 1997, An.” 01/27/1997. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DB837358DE814FA0A0212486DFB46996>.
APA: Evening of Championship Skating, An; Evening of Championship Skating 1997, An. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DB837358DE814FA0A0212486DFB46996
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