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FIGURE SKATING: Michael Weiss

Michael Weiss

Personal
Country: United States
Born: Aug. 2, 1976, in Washington, D.C.
Height: 5'8"   Weight: 160 lbs.
Current Home: Fairfax, Va.   Coach: Audrey Weisiger

Competition Highlights


World Championships: 1997 (7th).
U.S. Championships: 1998 (2nd), 1997 (2nd), 1996 (5th), 1995 (6th).

Fun Facts


 When he was 9, Weiss started skating after having accompanied his older sister to her ice skating training sessions. His parents once owned a gymnastics school in Olney, Md., and his father was a member of the 1964 U.S. Olympic gymnastics team.
 His hobbies include volleyball, golf, hockey and weightlifting.
Source: Knight-Ridder/Tribune

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