Tanith Belbin and Ben Agosto transformed the sport of ice dancing; winning accolades, honors and an Olympic Silver along the way to becoming one of the most celebrated ice dancing pairs in history. They took the silver at the 2006 winter Olympics in Torino with a fiery routine that showed off their athleticism and artistry. Ben still skatse professionally and calls Seattle area home, where he spends his off time coaching young skaters. He s also the honorary chairperson this weekend s Hilton HHonors Skate America event at ShoWare Center in Kent.
Ben joined Margaret to talk about his amazing career and to preview this weekend's competition in Kent.
The Hilton HHonors Skate America competition takes place October 19 - 21 at ShoWare Center in Kent. Click here for more information about the events, competitors and to buy tickets. (Note: ShoWare Center provides FREE parking for events).