Winter Olympics! Ice Skating’s 35 Secrets, Tragedies & Scandals

While figure skating is the most beautiful Winter Olympic sport, cracks have often marred the lives of the athletes who have given us some of the world’s most graceful moves.  Illnesses, drug addiction, arrests, and messy divorces are just some of the shocking challenges that have had the athletes skating on thin ice away from the spotlight. With the 22nd Winter games beginning Feb. 6 in Sochi, Russia, and being telecast on NBC, here’s Radar’s guide to the secrets, tragedies, and scandals of the ice skating stars:

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