Biography of Sara Hughes

Sarah Hughes is a figure skater, was born on May 2, 1985 in Griet Neck, New York. Biography of Sarah Hughes is known as the owner of the gold medal in figure skating at the 2002 Olympics.

Sarah surprised the world when she won gold at the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympic Games in women’s figure skating. Then she was only 16 years old. In addition, the athlete has never won at the US or world championships.

Being in fourth place after a short program, Sarah showed an irreproachable long performance. This way she went around such star figure skaters as the world champion Michelle Kwan, the Russian Irina Slutskaya, and also the young Sasha Cohen. In 2003, Hughes left the competition, joining Yale University.

Additional information: Biography of Sara Hughes recalls the story at the 1998 Olympics in Nagano. Then the favorite Michelle Kwan won the new in figure skating athlete Tara Lipinski. The younger sister of Hughes – Emily, participated in the 2006 Olympic Games in Toronto from the United States.

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Biography of Sara Hughes