BALTIMORE - Dorothy Hamill, the former Olympic figure skating gold medallist, is
undergoing treatment for breast cancer. Peyton Manning Womens Jersey . Hamill said in
a statement Friday that she is being treated at the Kimmel Cancer Center at
Johns Hopkins. The prognosis is favorable, but the 51-year-old Hamill said she
will miss some of the “Broadway on Ice” tour while she is having treatment. She
hopes to rejoin the tour in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., where the tour stops on Jan.
16-17. With her bright smile and bubbly personality, Hamill became Americas
sweetheart when she won the Olympic gold medal in 1976 in Innsbruck, Austria.
Girls across the United States flocked to their hairdressers to copy her
trademark wedge haircut, and a Dorothy Hamill doll came out the next year.
Hamill also was a three-time U.S. champion and won the world title in 1976 in
Goteborg, Sweden. She retired shortly after, and joined the Ice