ISU raises figure skating minimum age to 17 before 2026 Olympics

Fifteen-year-old figure skaters will no longer be allowed to compete at the 2026 Olympics, the International Skating Union (ISU) announced Tuesday, following a controversy at this year’s Beijing Games surrounding young Russian competitor Kamila Valieva. The new age limit for figure skaters at senior international events was passed in a 110-16 ISU vote on Tuesday, … Read more