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Born April 8, 1990 in Yorba Linda, California, Riedell skater Sean Rabbitt has been on the ice for most of his life. “Figure skating has been a dominant focus of my life since the age of three,” Rabbitt says on his Figure Skaters Online profile. “That was when my mom and dad took me to […]Full Article
One of the best things about the figure skating community is the network of volunteering that exists. Individual skaters, skate clubs and large organizations all work on many levels and in many creative ways to bring figure skating into the lives of more people and improve our communities. We are proud of the accomplishments Riedell […]Full Article
The annual Skate for Hope event is a few weeks away, and Riedell skaters Rachael Flatt, Johnny Weir and Josh Farris are gearing up to support cancer research. The annual show, held in Columbus, Ohio, has raised more than $293,000 for breast cancer research to date. In addition to headliners like Rachael, Johnny and Josh, […]Full Article
It takes a lot to be a figure skater. Besides the physical and mental strength needed to practice and perform routines, skaters must balance work, school and practice. Plus the added monetary needs for boots, blades, costumes, jackets, skate guards, etc. When Kiri Baga traveled to Washington D.C. to perform at the Fort Dupont Ice […]Full Article
With a busy schedule (see the USA Today article we posted about earlier this month), Rachael Flatt is finding time to give back to her local and global communities. Rachael was selected earlier this month as a Team for Tomorrow Athlete Ambassador, an impressive responsibility for the young skater. Since 2008, the Team for Tomorrow […]Full Article
On November 7th, Riedell Skater Jozef Sabovcik will join skating legends including Scott Hamilton and Kristi Yamaguchi for the 10th Annual “An Evening with Scott Hamilton and Friends,” a premier event supporting Scott Hamilton’s CARE Initiative. The event is especially exciting this year because Scott Hamilton will be making his return to the ice after […]Full Article