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Johnny Weir

John Garvin "Johnny" Weir-Voronov (born July 2, 1984) is an American figure skater. He is a three-time U.S. National Champion (2004–2006), the 2008 Worlds bronze medalist, a two-time Grand Prix Final bronze medalist, and the 2001 World Junior Champion. Weir did not skate competitively in the 2010–11 or 2011-12 seasons. In January 2012, he announced he would return to competition in the 2012-13 season. Weir was born in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, to John and Patti Weir. He is of Norwegian heritage. He has a brother, Brian, who is four years younger. Weir was raised in Quarryville, Pennsylvania, a town in southern Lancaster County. As a child, he was a successful equestrian, competing with his pony, My Blue Shadow, an Arabian-Shetland cross. Soon after Weir began skating at the age of 12, his family moved to Newark, Delaware so he could be near his training rink and coach. In the summer of 2007, he moved to Lyndhurst, New Jersey, and began training in nearby Wayne. Weir was an honor roll student at Newark High School and studied linguistics part-time at the University of Delaware before dropping out to concentrate on his skating.

LATEST STORIES
  
Johnny Weir -- Infamous Orange Birkin Gets Facelift (PHOTOS)

Johnny Weir
Infamous Orange Birkin Gets Facelift

Johnny Weir's defaced orange Birkin is looking as good as new after finally getting its court-mandated spot treatment.  Weir's ex Victor had tagged a giant "F--- YOU" across the Hermes bag in… READ MORE >

Johnny Weir -- One Last Chance to Lay Claim to Faberge Egg

Johnny Weir
One Last Chance to Lay Claim to Faberge Egg

Johnny Weir has another shot at snagging the uber-expensive Faberge egg he lost in his nasty divorce to Victor Voronov ... it's hitting the market again. Victor's selling the egg at… READ MORE >

- 294 days ago
Johnny Weir -- On the Hunt For Hook Ups

Johnny Weir
On the Hunt For Hook Ups

Swipe left on the dating app Bumble and a half-naked photo of Johnny Weir wearing nothing more than a banana leaf just might pop up.  The Olympic skater was in Chicago this weekend when his… READ MORE >

- 336 days ago
Johnny Weir -- I Got the Dog and Faberge Egg ... My Ex Gets Squat

Johnny Weir
I Got the Dog and Faberge Egg ... My Ex Gets Squat

Johnny Weir's ex believes the judge in his divorce case screwed the pooch ... because Johnny has been awarded full custody of their tiny little dog.And there's more in the bad news department for… READ MORE >

- 689 days ago
Johnny Weir's Hubby Sues -- He Said I Had Herpes And Tried To Rape Him

Johnny Weir
Hubby Victor Sues He Said I Had Herpes And Tried To Rape Him

Olympic skater Johnny Weir spins lies as easily as he performs triple salchows ... according to hubby Victor Voronov -- who's suing Johnny for accusing him of attempted rape and contracting an… READ MORE >

- 741 days ago
Johnny Weir -- Husband Goes to Cops After Alleged Scratch-Fest

Johnny Weir's Husband
Goes to Cops After Alleged Scratch-Fest

The truce between Johnny Weir and his husband was short lived -- TMZ has learned the two had another blowout fight last night in NJ ... and Victor Voronov reported the brawl to police… READ MORE >

- 864 days ago
Johnny Weir & Husband Back Together -- Johnny & Victor Call Truce

Johnny Weir
My Husband and I Are Back Together

Everybody's favorite bitter gay divorce is no longer ... Johnny Weir and Victor Voronov are back together. As TMZ first reported, Johnny and Victor laid the groundwork for a truce last month… READ MORE >

- 876 days ago
Johnny Weir -- Does This Hat Make Me Look Gay?

Johnny Weir
Does This Hat Make Me Look Gay?

Johnny Weir's hat won the Kentucky Derby yesterday.It was white. It was gold. It was feathery. It had a majestic winged horse. It was perfect. #eatyourheartoutTaraLipinski READ MORE >

- 878 days ago
Johnny Weir's Husband -- Me So Pony ... I'm Saddling Up with Johnny at Kentucky Derby

Johnny Weir's Husband
Me So Pony I'm Saddling Up with Johnny at Kentucky Derby

Giddyup -- Johnny Weir and Victor Voronov will be making their first public appearance as husbands reunited this weekend ... at the Kentucky Derby ... so we're told.As we reported, Weir will… READ MORE >

- 880 days ago
Johnny Weir & Tara Lipinski -- REUNITING FOR KENTUCKY DERBY ... We're 'Fashion Experts' Now!

Johnny Weir & Tara Lipinski
REUNITING FOR KENTUCKY DERBY We're 'Fashion Experts' Now!

Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski are teaming up AGAIN for the first time since Sochi ... and it's all to cover the Kentucky Derby for NBC as "fashion experts" ... TMZ Sports has learned. Sources… READ MORE >

- 890 days ago

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