World Figure Skating Hall of Fame tabs nominees.

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  1. RunnersHigh

    RunnersHigh Well-Known Member

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    Article: http://web.icenetwork.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20130225&content_id=41988480&vkey=ice_pressrelease

    Nominees for the World Figure Skating Hall of Fame class of 2013:

    CATEGORY A: Outstanding competitor

    LADIES
    • Denise Biellmann, Switzerland
    • Sjoukje Dijkstra, Netherlands
    • Debi Thomas, United States
    MEN'S
    • Elvis Stojko, Canada
    • Tim Wood, United States
    PAIRS
    • Artur Dmitriev and Natalia Mishkutionok and Oksana Kazakova, USSR/Russia
    • Tai Babilonia & Randy Gardner, United States
    DANCE
    • Natalia Besemianova and Andrei Bukin, USSR
    • Oksana Grishuk and Evgeny Platov, USSR/Russia
    • Irina Moiseeva and Andrei Minenkov, USSR

    CATEGORY B: Outstanding contributor (non-athletic)

    No nominees made the ballot

    CATEGORY C: Outstanding contributor (creative impact)

    • Sarah Kawahara, Canada
    • Hans Rudi Mauch ("Mr. Frack"), Switzerland
    • Lori Nichol, Canada


    The announcement of the class of 2013 will be posted March 22 at worldskatingmuseum.org and icenetwork.com.
     
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  2. DarrellH

    DarrellH New Member

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    Surprised Tim Wood was not already inducted.
     
  3. skatesindreams

    skatesindreams Well-Known Member

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  4. MacMadame

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    I was going to say that about half of the nominees. :D
     
  5. skatesindreams

    skatesindreams Well-Known Member

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    True, indeed!
     
  6. VIETgrlTerifa

    VIETgrlTerifa Well-Known Member

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    I'm surprised none of these skaters are already in it.
     
  7. RickInSanJose

    RickInSanJose Active Member

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    Debi Thomas and Tai & Randy definitely.