Meet Ashley Wagner Sochi Olympics 2014 Women’s Figure Skating – Bio and Pics

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Ashley Wagner is a top contender for the Sochi 2014 U.S. Olympic Women’s Figure Skating Team!!

Name: Ashley Wagner
Sport: 
Figure Skating
Discipline: 
Ladies 
Height: 
5’3”
Training Town: 
Aliso Viejo, Calif.
College: 
Saddleback Community College ’14

Favorite Movie or TV Show: Atonement
Beauty Product: Smashbox Mascara
Top songs on her iPod:
Lonely Boy (Black Keys) and any current Top 40
Favorite Celebrity: Natalie Portman
Athlete who inspires: Tara Lipinski has been my inspiration since I first saw her skate at the 1998 Olympics.

Career Highlights:

  • Seven-time Grand Prix Series medalist (two gold, one silver, four bronze)
  • 2013, World Championships, fifth place
  • 2013, U.S. champion
  • 2012, Grand Prix Final silver medalist
  • 2012, World Team Trophy silver medalist
  • 2012, World Championships, fourth place
  • 2012, Four Continents champion
  • 2012, U.S. champion
  • 2010, U.S. bronze medalist
  • 2009, World Junior bronze medalist
  • 2008, U.S. bronze medalist
  • 2007, World Junior bronze medalist

Fun Facts: Wants to work in broadcast journalism when she finishes skating … Enjoys running on the beach, reading and laser tag … Constantly searching small diners for the best pie.

 

You can watch the first competitions of the Games on NBC starting February 6th, even though the opening ceremonies are February 7th (odd…I know) and run through February 23rd.  The Paralympics are two weeks later in Sochi March 7-16.

You can find a full rundown of schedules, athlete videos, Olympic protocols and more at NBCOlympics.com or TeamUSA.org.

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