Daily Archives: 23 December 2010

Meissner to appear in Christmas Day special

Bel Air native worked with a “hall of fame” of skaters to celebrate the season

Special thanks to Candus Thomson from The Baltimore Sun

Figure skater Kimmie Meissner, the 2006 world champion and 2007 national champion from Bel Air, will be performing Christmas day in an NBC special, “A Salute to the Golden Age of American Skating.” 

The program highlights 60 years of skating and includes appearances by Olympic gold medalists Dick Button, Peggy Fleming, Scott Hamilton, Kristi Yamaguchi, Brian Boitano, Evan Lysacek, Sarah Hughes and Tenley Albright. The show was taped on Dec. 11 at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.

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