"Athletes are sensitive human
beings with lives beyond sport;
they are not simply a commodity."

The Coaches' Report

Resources for Skaters


You and Your Coach - a questionnaire for figure skaters.

When Coaches Cross the Line - a figure skater is among three female athletes who tell their stories. Reprinted with permission from Jump Magazine.

The Sheldon Kennedy/Graham James Case - a male athlete's experience in Canadian youth hockey.

Abusive Skating Partners: One Skater's Personal View - a figure skater talks about her experiences.

Athletes Confronting Sexual Abuse - quotes from athletes on their personal experiences with abuse in sport.

Sexual Harassment Survey - the results of an informal online survey for members of the figure skating community on personal experiences with harassment.

Eating Disorder Referral and Information Center - provides information and treatment resources for all forms of eating disorders.

For further information on health, psychology and career-related issues, see the Health & Career page.

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