Kristi Yamaguchi

Jul 12, 1971


Widely praised as incomparably elegant and graceful for her prowess on the ice, professional skater Kristi Yamaguchi began to make headlines in 1989. That year, the 4'11," then-82 lb. 17-year-old defeated rival Jill Trenary at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, and subsequently scored a victory in the pairs competition alongside skating partner Rudi… More


Kristi Yamaguchi Videos

Faces Of America
1 minutes 16 seconds
On Edge
2 minutes 30 seconds

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