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Rank the 5 best life-after-skating (that's not skating-related)

Discussion in 'The Trash Can' started by jlai, Aug 14, 2010.

  1. bardtoob

    bardtoob Well-Known Member

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    I bet Scott Hamilton loves that.
     
  2. nylynnr

    nylynnr Well-Known Member

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    I think Scott Cramer is a chiropractor.
     
  3. jlai

    jlai Title-less

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    What's her accomplishment in skating?
     
  4. DORISPULASKI

    DORISPULASKI Watching submarine races

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    http://figureskating.about.com/od/africanamericanskaters/f/rice.htm

    She was an ice dancer when she was a teen ager.

    Rice wrote:
     
  5. rhumba

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    WOW!! I was so impressed with the list. These people are great role model for young skaters. Life after skating is very important, can't say enough. Education is the key. I hope the future list gets bigger, e.g. Flatt, Emily Hughes, etc. I was embarrassed when people talked about Bobek or Harding. Thanks for the thread.
     
  6. Prancer

    Prancer Cursed for all time Staff Member

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    I don't know about rankings, but as someone who did something completely different after skating, Todd Waggoner was a Navy fighter jet pilot and now flies for United Airlines.
     
  7. Simone411

    Simone411 Rock A Little

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    Kristi definitely deserving to be on that list for doing something notable outside of skating ... the Always Dream Foundation:

    http://www.alwaysdream.org/about/our_mission

    Also adding Tara Lipinski to the list for her charitable work which includes national spokesperson for Boys & Girls Clubs of America and the Childhood Leukemia Foundation. She's also involved with the Childrens Circle of Care, the Make A Wish Foundation and supports St. Judes Childrens Research Hospital.