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Olympic Ice Dancing Pair Madison Chock and Evan Bates Reveal Romance

posted by Randall

Madison Chock and Evan BatesThe chemistry displayed on the ice by ice dancing veterans Madison Chock and Evan Bates is now more real than ever.

The pair has skated together since 2011, but told Inside Edition they have been officially dating since last year.

“We were always having a blast and we were laughing all the time and just … Read more

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Jan 8, 2018 Ξ Comments Off on Silver & Bronze Medals for Shib Sibs and Chock/Madison

Silver & Bronze Medals for Shib Sibs and Chock/Madison

posted by Randall
Alex and Maia Shibutani

Alex and Maia Shibutani
Photo by Luu via Wikimedia Commons

It’s being called “the most decorated, and impressive group of ice dance teams the U.S. has ever fielded for an Olympics,” but that’s little consolation for the Shib Sibs, Maia and Alex Shibutani.

The brother sister team lead by three points and had won two … Read more

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Apr 3, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Shib Sibs Return to Medal Podium in World Figure Skating Championship

Shib Sibs Return to Medal Podium in World Figure Skating Championship

posted by Louis Chan

Alex & Maia ShibutaniBy Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

Home cooking was just the right recipe for Alex and Maia Shibutani at the World Figure Skating Champions in Boston this past week.

The brother and sister team took silver, joining bronze medal winners Evan Bates and Madison Chock, whose father is Hawaiian-Chinese, and first place finishers Gabriella Papadakis … Read more

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Jan 24, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on The Shibs Win First U.S. Figure Skating Title

The Shibs Win First U.S. Figure Skating Title

posted by Randall

Alex & Maia Shibutani
 
The Japanese American brother and sister team of Maia Shibutani and Alex Shibutani have won their first U.S. Figure Skating Championship, reports Golden Skate.
 
The two edged out defending champs Madison Chock and Evan Bates in the ice dancing competition in St. Paul, Minnesota Saturday.
 
The Shibs, as they are affectionately … Read more

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Jan 25, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on Team USA: Chock & Bates Are the New US Ice Dance Champs

Team USA: Chock & Bates Are the New US Ice Dance Champs

posted by Randall

Madison Chock & Evan BatesMadison Chock & Evan Bates extended their lead Saturday to win the US Ice Dance championship over the brother-sister team of Maia Shibutani and Alex Shibutani, reports Team USA(file photo).

Chock and Bates are the first US Dance Champs other than Meryl Davis and Charlie White since 2009. Davis and White are taking a … Read more

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Jan 24, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on Team USA: Asian American Likely to be Crowned Ice Dance Champ

Team USA: Asian American Likely to be Crowned Ice Dance Champ

posted by Randall

Madison Chock & Evan Bates

(Update: Chock and Bates have won the U.S. Ice Dance Championship)

The ice dance team of Madison Chock and Evan Bates holds a slim lead in the US Ice Dance Championships in Greensboro, North Carolina, reports Team USA (file photo).

Bates and Chock would be the first team since 2008 to win the title other … Read more

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Oct 26, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on Team USA: Three Asian Americans Olympians Make History at Skate America

Team USA: Three Asian Americans Olympians Make History at Skate America

posted by Randall

Madison Chock & Evan BatesIt was a great night for Team USA at the 2014 Hilton HHonors Skate America ice dance competition Saturday night in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, reports Team USA.

Madison Chock and Evan Bates skated away with the gold and the Shib Sibs, Maia Shibutani and Alex Shibutani, earned the silver. That gave Team USA its … Read more

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Feb 1, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on Northwest Asian Weekly: Asian Americans to watch at the Olympics

Northwest Asian Weekly: Asian Americans to watch at the Olympics

posted by Randall

Alex & Maia ShibutaniNorthwest Asian Weekly has compiled a list of Asian Americans competing in the Winter Olympic games.
 
We’ve already written a lot about veteran US Olympic hockey player Julie Chu and short track skater JR Celski, but there are others.
 
Felicia Zhang will compete in doubles ice skating with her partner Nathan Bartholomay. … Read more

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