Product Description Robin Cousins is an inside look at the sport and art of figure skating through the prism of one man's stellar and unusually varied career. From dawn in an ice rink to curtain time on the London stage, the reader experiences the Odyssey of a talented child who grew into an Olympic gold medalist--and then kept growing. ... Read more
Customer Reviews (2)
He's Private about his Personal Life!
Robin Cousins MBE is a well-known British figure skater who won the Men's Gold Medal at the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York. This book holds back a lot on his personal life. He doesn't discuss his relationships with men or women personally. He is very professional regarding his sport and his book acknowledges the challenges that he faces. But he won't discuss his sexual orientation and that's fine with me. I still think it's worth the buy if you love the sport of figure skating.
Better than most skater biographies
This is a very interesting, detailed biography.I recommend it to any fan of skating.
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