Why did Debi retire from skating?
“I’ve got this thing with skating and school — to see how much I can accomplish,” Thomas said. She retired the following year, 1992, to pursue further education at Northwestern University Medical School.
What was Russian skater upset about?
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Trusova also lamented she was the only one leaving Beijing without a gold medal. She said afterward she was upset with the judging and explained that her outburst was due to her “emotional” state at the time as a result of missing her family and dogs.
Why is Kamila Valieva still allowed to skate?
One of the core elements of Valieva’s doping case is the 15-year-old’s age and status as a minor. The CAS ruling cited Valieva’s age and resulting “Protected Person” status under WADA code as the top reason in its report on why the court elected not to reimpose her suspension.