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    Question about Adult Nationals

    Hi all--

    I'm curious how many at FSU plan to attend this year's Adult Nationals in a few weeks (in Barrington IL, a Chicago suburb). It looks like I'll be there signing copies of my book "Skating on Air: The Broadcast History of an Olympic Marquee Sport"...

    ... but I don't get out to many competitions these days (and I REALLY don't compete!). Anyone here going as a competitor, spectator, or otherwise?

    Thanks!

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    You might try asking this in Moves in the Field, as well since that's where most active skaters hang out.

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    I'll be there as a competitor (Gold) and a spectator. Can't wait!!

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    Me, too, in Pre-Bronze dance and Bronze solo dance.

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    Nope. But you should ask at skatingforums2.com. Lots of adult skaters there.

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    I'll be there too. AN is a very fun competition - lots of good skating and good support.

    (BTW, AN is in Bensenville IL, not Barrington.)

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    Good to see some of you will be there!

    Thanks for the tip LilJen, I'll check it out...

    sk8er1964 you're right, of course... I grew up in the Chicago suburbs but haven't lived there in over 20 years-- getting my "B" towns mixed up; how embarrassing

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    That's ok. The only reason I remember is that I skated at the last Chicago AN too.

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    I'll be there :-D ~ Silver Men's freeskate

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    I probably saw some of you competing today (Friday) without even realizing it... I'm sharing a table with a fellow author in front of the video games in the East arena (pretty sure it's east, anyway). Come say hi if you're there!

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    So nice to meet you in person Geena! Hope you sold a lot of books.
    In my spare time, I like to interview figure skating legends.

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    Likewise, Manleywoman!

    And sk8er1964 dropped by the table-- nice to meet you too!

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