Dorothy Hamill

Olympic champion
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Hamill, Dorothy -- Juvenile literature., Hamill, Dorothy., Figure skaters -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature., Women figure skaters -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature., Ice ska

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Traces the ice skating career of Dorothy Hamill who won a gold medal at the 12th Winter Olympic Games.

Statementby Elizabeth Van Steenwyk ; photos. (except where noted) by David Leonardi.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV850.H3 V36 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination55 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4881433M
ISBN 10081785522X
LC Control Number76010046
OCLC/WorldCa3017989

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 Dorothy Hamill book World Championship and Olympic Gold Medal in /5(65).

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Dorothy Hamill book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The author describes her life and evolution into one of the world's m /5. 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 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 Dorothy Hamill book 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. This book is an autobiography about Dorothy Hamill the famous figure skater. It was very interesting to read about Dorothy 's life and see how different or similar it is to mine.

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Being a figure skater I don't know how the reading experience will be for people who don't skate, but even though this is not my typical book (Harry Potter, Hunger /5.

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. The struggle with the disease also helped to induce depression in the star, which she revealed in her book, A Skating Life: My Story. If there is one thing Dorothy Hamill knows well, it is perseverance. “The one thing I’ve learned in figure skating is when you fall down, you get up, and you continue on.

You can’t worry about what has. 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(14).

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.

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Dorothy Hamill, Actress: Romeo and Juliet on Ice. 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 to John MacColl since Novem She was previously married to Kenneth Occupation: Actress. Get this from a library. Dorothy Hamill. [S H Burchard] -- A brief biography of the American figure skater who won a gold medal at the Winter Olympics.

Dorothy Hamill US Nationals LP filmed by Howard Craker - Duration: ballinagra13 25, views. Janet Lynn and Trixie Schuba - Worlds - Duration: True to its title, this hour-long program culls the best routines from the World Professional Championships of the decade. Featured are Dorothy Hamill, Torville & Brand: View Video.

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Get this from a library. Dorothy Hamill. [Miranda Smith; United Press International.] -- A biography of the nineteen-year-old American who overcame her stage fright to win the world championship in figure skating in the Olympics. Dorothy Hamill, Baltimore, MD.

10, likes 15 talking about this. Three-time U.S. National Champion in figure skating from toand won the. 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's Olympic gold medal and subsequent international touring reinvigorated ice skating in the United States, and brought a level of athleticism to the sport that has become the norm.

Despite being the darling of the ice skating world for decades, however, Hamill's life wasn't the picture-perfect image seen on television. Skating legend Dorothy Hamill has a piece of advice for Olympic athletes: Put your money with people you know and trust.

"I thought I knew. In Dorothy Hamill took a gold medal in figure skating at the green age of 19, now in her 50’s Hamill still manages to keep active despite having the chronic pain and discomfort of exercising has always been seen as a chore for Hamill, she has found many other ways to stay active, keep skating, and maintain her pain management with Osteoarthritis.

Dorothy Hamill, Olympian. The athleticism, the grace, the contagiously cute haircut — it all made it hard not to love figure skating phenom Dorothy Hamill throughout the s and s. At j the Connecticut resident won her first skating : Stacy Julien.

Yet Dorothy Hamill, the figure skater crowned "America's Sweetheart" after her gold-medal performance at the Winter Olympics, still finds time to stop for a.

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Dorothy Hamill inherited a tradition of American Olympic Greatness: the heir apparent to the immortal Peggy Fleming, Hamill took the world by storm, winning a gold medal at the Olympics. Hamill’s bobbed hair and pixie smile soon caused the country and the world to fall in love with her, and success, fame and money followed.

Dorothy Hamill was born on in Chicago, Illinois, to Chalmers and Carol Hamill. Her father was a mechanical engineer who was known to be a heavy drinker. Shortly after her birth, her family moved to the Riverside neighbourhood of Greenwich, Connecticut, where she was brought up.

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