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    Skating world shocked, affected by Boston Marathon bombs

    Former U.S. National ice dancer Mark Jahnke (5th in Novice Dance at 2011 US Nationals with Bryna Oi) and pair skaters Tyler Harris and Trevor Young are quoted, among many other Boston area skaters and coaches: http://web.icenetwork.com/news/artic...&vkey=ice_news
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    Fascinating article with comments by several skaters, coaches. Such a shocking & sad event. Prayers for all the injured.

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    http://web.icenetwork.com/news/artic...&vkey=ice_news

    04/18/13
    Cohen shares horror story from Boston finish line
    Former pairs skater was one block away when explosions detonated

    By Sarah S. Brannen, special to icenetwork.com

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    Boston skaters and coaches on what it's like in the Boston area today - http://web.icenetwork.com/news/artic...&vkey=ice_news

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    The Skating Club of Boston will reopen tomorrow, Saturday, April 20th at 6:00am with it's normal schedule.

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    Ross Miner was tweeting up a storm during all of this. It's like the helicopters were right outside his window.

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    Dorian Valles was there cheering on her husband, and videotaped the finish line about 30 mins before the bombing. She turned the video over to the FBI.
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