I'm looking forward to this build-up to Sochi."Are you excited to see » - [email protected] Lochte's been lobbying for a spot on Dancing With the Stars, and sure — he seems like a good choice to shimmy around and delight the grandmas of America.
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"I still have the Olympic bug and I think I have one more (Olympics) in me." Related: Video: Evan Lysacek Reveals His Secret Weapon!
While acknowledging that his body isn't the same as when he earned the titles of world and Olympic champion several years ago, he said he believes he'll be ready for the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia."I've had to be a smarter and more efficient athlete, so training has been definitely different, but I've enjoyed every second of it." Related: Figure Skater Johnny Weir Marries Boyfriend Lysacek's first competition since the 2010 Winter Olympics will be the Hilton HHonors Skate America » Evan Lysacek, the U. men's figure skater who captured the gold medal in Vancouver at 2010 Winter Olympics, has announced he's giving it another go at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
Evan is single,” a rep fore the skater told caught up with Nastia last week in Vancouver just before Evan clinched the gold medal – and the gymnast said she was pumped to see Evan, someone she referred to at the time as a “friend,” compete.
“To see his dreams come true was amazing,” Nastia explained.
“We became good friends and have become really close since then,” Evan told the mag. And that’s the most important thing, to be happy with your performance, no matter what.
The duo reportedly got serious after attending the ESPYs together last July and then Evan reportedly traveled to Dallas in August to support Nastia at the U. If you do win a medal, no matter what color, as long as you enjoy the experience and just have fun out there.” Nastia told People that it was amazing to watch Evan bring home gold in men’s figure skating – the first to do so in 22 years. I haven’t had any time for dating while I’m training.I’m lonely.” On rumors he is dating gymnast Nastia, he tells ET, “We are very close friends and she’s been such an inspiration. I’m honored to have her here.” Pictured below is Evan and Nastia together at the ESPY Awards in Los Angeles on July 15, 2009.He tells "The Today Show," "I'm officially coming back to competition ...I took time away from the ice, I did a variety of things, enjoyed all of them, but nothing satisfied me as much as competing. I think I have one more games in me."Anchor Savannah Guthrie points out that he'll be 28, which in the world of athletics is a lot different than 24, Lysacek's age in Vancouver.The skater has reportedly shacked up with Vera in her sprawling Beverly Hills estate and the couple has been spotted together on several different occasions. Well it turns out that Vera is a former skater herself and she has designed several skating costumes for Lysacek in the past. When he steps out he’s dressed to the nines sporting the latest trends in Men’s’ fashion.