Messing Skates to Gold Medal
Keegan Messing of Sherwood Park, Alta., is off to a flying start in the 2018-19 season as he won the gold medal in the men’s event on Saturday at the Nebelhorn Trophy figure skating competition in Obeltsdorf, Germany.
Messing interpreted a Charlie Chaplin routine in his free skate and collected 257.16 points. Alexander Majorov of Sweden was second at 226.64 and Artur Dmitriev of Russia third at 225.31.
”To finish on top at my first international of the season feels fantastic,” said Messing, eighth at the world championships last season.
”Right now I feel like I have …