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Dorothy Hamill, Olympic skating champion

Edward F. Dolan

Dorothy Hamill, Olympic skating champion

by Edward F. Dolan

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hamill, Dorothy -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Hamill, Dorothy.,
    • Women figure skaters -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Figure skaters -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Ice skaters.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementEdward F. Dolan, Jr. and Richard B. Lyttle.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesA Doubleday signal book
      ContributionsLyttle, Richard B.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV850.H3 D64
      The Physical Object
      Pagination95 p., [12] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4730412M
      ISBN 100385140967
      LC Control Number78018558

      Such was the case when nineteen-year old figure skater Dorothy Hamill won her gold medal at the Winter Games in Innsbruck, Austria. Her interpretation of music, fluid skating and infectious charm led all nine . Dorothy Hamill is a beloved American Olympian. Her gold medal figure skating performance in has led to a life of influence. From , Hamill was the U.S. champion.

      Dorothy Hamill. AKA Dorothy Stuart Hamill. Olympic figure skater, gold medal Birthplace: Chicago, IL. Gender: Female Race or Ethnicity: White Sexual orientation: Straight Occupation: Figure Skati. Champion figure skater, Gold Medal in the Winter Olympics. In , married Dean-Paul Martin, son of comedian crooner Dean Martin. Archetype for the "Dorothy Hamill Born:   Shortly after she was born in Chicago, Dorothy Hamill's family moved to Greenwich, Connecticut--though once she began skating, she was constantly on the road training and was a three-time United States National Champion () and won the World Championship and Olympic Gold Medal in /5(40).

      Olympic Figure Skating Champion, World Champion, U.S. National Champion, TV star “Dick Button is a master among men. In addition to being an Olympic hero for millions, Mr. Button is the voice of a generation with years of creating memories and bringing figure skating and the Olympic Games into living rooms around the nation, including mine.   Hamill is one of seven U.S. women to win the Olympic gold medal. She also was a three-time U.S. champion and won the world title in , and she has been inducted into both the U.S. and World Figure Skating halls of fame. Hamill turned professional after winning the world championships.


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Dorothy Hamill, Olympic skating champion by Edward F. Dolan Download PDF EPUB FB2

Shortly after she was born in Chicago, Dorothy Hamill's family moved to Greenwich, Connecticut--though once she began skating, she was constantly on the road training and was a three-time United States National Champion () and won the World Championship and Olympic Gold Medal in /5(65).

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Dorothy Hamill, Olympic skating champion (A Doubleday signal book)Author: Edward F Dolan. Get this from a library. Dorothy Hamill, Olympic skating champion. [Edward F Dolan; Richard B Lyttle] -- A biography of the Olympic Gold Medalist in figure skating who originated a maneuver known as the "Hamill Camel.".

Get this from a library. Dorothy Hamill: Olympic champion. [Elizabeth Van Steenwyk; David Leonardi] -- Traces the ice skating career of Dorothy Hamill who won a gold medal at the 12th Winter Olympic Games.

Dorothy Hamill captured the Gold Medal at the Winter Games in Innsbruck, Austria at the age of Overnight, she became one of those rare champions who transcended her sport and captured the country’s imagination.

Still, she has said she is most proud of her World Championship title in Gothenburg, Sweden, which followed her Olympic win. Dorothy Hamill became immediately dedicated to the sport, often heading to the rink for a.m. practices. ByHamill had made her big breakthrough at the World Championships in Munich.

- Dorothy Hamill - Olympics - Free Skate - YouTube Always so graceful. By Jacqueline L. Salmon and Tim Wendel. Before Michelle Kwan, Sasha Cohen, and Nancy Kerrigan, there was Dorothy Hamill.

With her distinctive bobbed hairdo and dazzling smile, she leaped into America’s heart as a year-old when she took the Olympic figure-skating gold medal at the Innsbruck Winter Games.

Dorothy Hamill still has it: the sparkling charm, and the athletic grace that won her Olympic gold in Her dazzling smile made her America's sweetheart when she won figure skating gold in the. Dorothy Hamill, American figure skater who won the gold medal for women’s figure skating in the Olympic Winter Games in Innsbruck, Austria.

Hamill first skated at age eight on a backyard pond. By 14 she was being privately tutored so that she could skate up. Dorothy Hamill is an Olympic Gold medalist figure skater. She is the Olympic champion in ladies' singles and the World champion.

Hamill is credited with developing a new skating move based on her coach's idea — a camel spin that turns into a sit spin, which became known as the "Hamill camel.".

Oct 4, - Explore jaumie's board "Dorthy Hamill" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Dorothy hamill, Dean martin and Olivia hussey pins. Dorothy Stuart Hamill (born J ) is a retired American figure is the Olympic champion and World champion in ladies' : J (age 63), Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Dorothy Hamill's life off the ice - Video on Dorothy Hamill's life off the ice. Oct. 3: The Olympic champion tells TODAY anchor Meredith Vieira about her new book and her battle with depression. Dorothy Hamill was born on J in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Dorothy Stuart Hamill. She is an actress, known for Romeo and Juliet on Ice (), Blades of Glory () and The Nutcracker: A Fantasy on Ice ().

She has been married. Dorothy Hamill. American figure skater. In the mids, American figure skater Dorothy Hamill was the leader in her field, capping her success with a gold medal at the Winter Olympics. She was known for her signature "Hamill camel" and wedge/bob haircut which started a fashion craze.

After the Olympics, Hamill turned professional, skating in shows and. Dorothy Hamill Wedge Haircut, Olympic figure skating champion, Dorothy Hamill, was famous for her wedge haircut.

Some figure skaters wear their hair short, c. Modified Wedge Haircut Dorothy Hamill Haircut 68 with Dorothy Hamill Haircut - Hairstyle ideas Dorothy Hamill Wedge Haircut Front and Back View - Bing images. Dorothy Hamill. Some people may adore her charming smile, others may think of her perfectly styled bob hair; most, however, remember her grace on the ice, and more recently, her fight with breast cancer.

InMs. Hamill won an Olympic gold medal and became the World Champion in women’s single figure skating. Dorothy Hamill, Olympic Figure Skating champion and world champion, sits down for an interview before Tuesday’s Town Hall Lecture Series, at the North Platte Community Playhouse.

Tammy Bain. Dorothy Stuart Hamill is an American figure skater who won the gold medal at the Winter Olympic Games in Austria in and is also an actor. Her name is included in the United States as well as World Figure Skating Hall of Fame and the Dorothy Hamill Skating Rink in her hometown of Greenwich is named after her.

She was US champion. Scott Scovell Hamilton (born Aug ) is a retired American figure skater and Olympic gold medalist. He won four consecutive U.S. championships (–84), four consecutive World Championships (–84), and a gold medal in the signature move is a backflip, a feat that few other figure skaters could perform that is against U.S.

Figure Skating Former coach: Don Laws, Carlo Fassi, Pierre Brunet.Dorothy Hamill is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics.

The estimated speaking fee range to book Dorothy Hamill for your event is $30, - $50, Dorothy Hamill generally travels from Baltimore, MD, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other.Figure skating is the oldest sport on the Olympic Winter Games programme.

It was contested at the London Games and again in in Antwerp. Men’s, women’s, and pairs were the three events contested until