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International Skating Union raises minimum age for senior competitors from 15 to 17

The International Skating Union will raise the minimum age for competitors in senior events from 15 to 17 to protect skaters’ “physical and mental health, and emotional well-being”. The decision comes after the controversy surrounding Kamila Valieva at the Beijing Olympic Games. Russian Valieva, then 15, was provisionally banned in Beijing for a failed drugs […]