Ice skate with an Olympian

Published: December 30, 2013, 3:23 pm, by Jen Mulson
Rachael Flatt

Rachael Flatt

Brush off the skates and dust off the triple Salchow jump. It’s time to impress.

Rachael Flatt, a U.S. Olympic Figure Skater, will host a free two-hour skate sponsored by Memorial Hospital. It’s from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, at Colorado College Honnen Ice Arena.

Flatt will compete in the upcoming 2014 U.S. Figure Skating Championships. She graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School in 2011, and is majoring in biology at Stanford University. Last summer, she worked as an intern in Memorial Hospital’s surgery center.

When: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2
Where: Colorado College Honnen Ice Arena, 30 W. Cache La Poudre St.
Cost: Free; donations to the Memorial Hospital Foundation are welcome