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2010 Winter Olympic Games, Vancouver, CanadaFebruary 12-28
 
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Adam Rippon

Adam Rippon

  • Sport: Olympic Figure Skating
  • Nation: United States of America
  • DOB: November 11, 1989
  • Hometown: Clarks Summit, PA
  • Career Highlights: Rippon was World Junior Champion in 2008 and ’09, and 2007 Junior Grand Prix Final Champion. Was the ’08 World Junior Champion despite not attempting a triple axel during the competition. … Professional Skaters Association recognized Rippon for best men's performance at the 2008 U.S. Figure Skating Championships for his free skate. … Moved up to the senior level for the 2008-09 season. Placed eighth at the 2008 Skate America, and was third in the short program and fifth overall at the Cup of Russia. … Was seventh at the ’09 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in his senior level debut. Was named to the U.S. Junior Figure Skating Championships team, and won that competition with 222.00 points. … Known for intense, musical performances with intricate footwork.
  • Olympic History: None
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