A former competitor in ladies' singles, she is the Olympic champion, the World champion, a two-time Champions Series Final champion — , and the U. Historical Dictionary of Figure Skating. In March , Lipinski announced her decision to withdraw from the World Figure Skating Championships , citing a serious glandular infection that required her to have two molars extracted, constant fatigue, and possible mononucleosis. Samson and Delilah by Camille Saint-Saens. When Lipinski was 2, while watching the Summer Olympics , she stood on a Tupperware bowl and pretended to be a gold medalist.
Dixie. Age: 29.
She was a month younger than the previous record holder, Sonya Henie from Norway, when Henie won the first of 10 World Championships in
April. Age: 23.
She was until , the youngest skater to win a U. Retrieved September 6, Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press. The final results after the free skate were close; Longman stated that the judges were unable to declare a clear winner of the free skate.