2014 Winter Olympics

Gracie Gold withdraws from U.S. figure skating championships

Gracie Gold withdraws from U.S. figure skating championships

Two-time U.S. figure skating champion Gracie Gold, who finished fourth at the 2014 Winter Olympics and was considered a potential medalist in Pyeongchang, South Korea, withdrew from the U.S. figure skating championships on Friday, citing ongoing treatment for depression, anxiety and an eating disorder. That effectively closes the door on her chance to compete at the Games in February.

Gold, who trained in El Segundo for three years before she split with coach Frank Carroll, previously withdrew from her Grand Prix assignments this season for the same reasons she cited for pulling out of the U.S. championships.

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