World Champion, six-time US
National Champion and three-time Olympic figure skater Todd Eldredge will join
the cast of Target Stars On Ice Presented by ThermaSilk, now in its
16th consecutive year of touring the United States. This season's show is
distinguished by a combination of new and returning stars to form the most
versatile and exceptional cast of figure skaters in the world.
"We are pleased to welcome the most-decorated United States men's figure
skater of the last decade to the cast of Target Stars on Ice," said Byron
Allen, Senior Vice President, Winter Sports, IMG. "Todd has always been a fan
favorite, and we're looking forward to the unique excitement he'll add to the
Eldredge will join the show beginning February 26th at the Mark
of the Quad Cities in Moline, IL, and remain through the season's final tour
date, Saturday, April 20th in Portland, ME.
Target Stars on Ice Presented by ThermaSilk, which opened its 61-city tour
on December 28th, 2001, features Olympic Champions Tara Lipinski, Kristi
Yamaguchi, Katarina Witt and Ilia Kulik, as well as four-time World Champion
Kurt Browning. Witt, who won Gold at both the 1984 and 1988 Winter Olympics,
rejoined Stars on Ice after a four-year absence. New to the tour this year
were two-time World Champions Anjelika Krylova & Oleg Ovsiannikov, who joined
returning three-time U.S. National Pair Champions Jenni Meno & Todd Sand.
Also having returned to the tour are Olympic Silver medallist and two-time
World Professional Champion Denis Petrov, and eight-time British National
Champion Steven Cousins. Two-time Swiss National Champion Lucinda Ruh, the
"Queen of Spin," joined the production for her first year as well