The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has been an official sponsor of U.S. Figure Skating, as an effort to raise cancer awareness. The partnership provided a global platform for past champions and current skaters to share their personal stories and cancer initiatives. Cancer.Net is the patient education website of ASCO, providing access to comprehensive information to help patients and families make informed health care decisions.
Read articles from Cancer.Net in SKATING magazine, the official publication of U.S. Figure Skating.
Cancer.Net participated in the 2010 U.S. Figure Skating Championships, which took place in Spokane, Washington, January 14-24. NBC and Universal Sports aired the competition on the weekends of January 16-17 and January 23-24.
2009 Skate America Competition
Cancer.Net served as the title sponsor of Skate America, U.S. Figure Skating's premier annual international event held November 12-15 in Lake Placid, New York. The competition was aired on NBC on Sunday, November 15, 2009.
Resources for figure skating fans
What can you do to join Cancer.Net and U.S. Figure Skating in the fight against cancer? Take care of yourself and learn more!
Read below for information on how you can take an active role in your health.
Support Groups