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14-year-old Alysa Liu could be the next 'Simone Biles of figure skating.' Here's what legends Adam Rippon and Tara Lipinski had to say about the rising star

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Alysa Liu, 14, defended her title at the 2020 US Figure Skating Championship last week.
She made history by becoming the first American woman to land a quadruple jump at nationals.
Skating greats Tara Lipinski and Adam Rippon told Insider what a big deal Liu's routine was, and what the future has in store for the teen.
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Casual followers of figure skating would know that the US hasn't had a competitive ladies program in years. Long are the days of Tonya Harding, Michelle Kwan, and Sasha Cohen.
But that looks set to change by the time the...
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