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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 -- 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 >

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 >

- 114 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 >

- 116 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 >

- 117 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 >

- 128 days ago
Johnny Weir to Victor Voronov -- There Will Be NO Mutual Masturbation From Here On Out!

Johnny to Victor
There Will Be No Mutual Masturbation From Here on Out!

Johnny Weir wrote a 5-page post-nup which is part of his newfangled reconciliation package with Victor Voronov -- and Johnny makes it clear mutual masturbation will NOT be tolerated.TMZ broke the… READ MORE >

- 135 days ago
Victor Voronov & Johnny Weir Divorce OFF -- We'll Reconcile, BUT...

Johnny Weir, Victor Voronov
DIVORCE OFF But Only If Johnny ...

Clear the mantle ... the Faberge Eggs are coming home, because TMZ has learned Johnny Weir's super-nasty divorce to Victor Voronov is off ... but there are strings attached.TMZ broke the story… READ MORE >

- 136 days ago
Johnny Weir's Olympics Salary Couldn't Buy Him a Purse -- How Much Was He Paid?

Johnny Weir
Olympic Paycheck Couldn't Buy Me a Purse!

Johnny Weir appears to be way more cash strapped -- and less marketable -- than anyone thought, because reports that he made a cool million for the Winter Olympics are exaggerated 40 times… READ MORE >

- 143 days ago
Johnny Weir -- Crying Fit Over Fabergé Egg

Johnny Weir
Crying Fit Over Fabergé Egg

Johnny Weir clashed with his husband's lawyer this weekend -- over the sale of their Fabergé egg and other fancy belongings -- and it got so emotional ... Johnny broke down in tears ...… READ MORE >

- 149 days ago
Johnny Weir's Husband -- I'm Going to Battered Women's School

Johnny Weir's Husband
I'm Going to Battered Women's School

Johnny Weir's estranged hubby  Victor Voronov was so traumatized from being bitten and allegedly abused by Johnny Weir ... he's going to take battered women's classes ... on Johnny's… READ MORE >

- 152 days ago

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