Karen Chen took a tough fall on her remaining triple leap, a triple loop, after beginning out her program so effectively. Such a disappointment for her. She additionally fell on a triple loop within the crew competitors.
On the finish of her skate, she struggled to carry again tears. Afterward, she was nonetheless upset with herself. “That loop, it’s going to hang-out me perpetually,” she informed reporters. She added: “I do know I’m able to a lot better than that.”
She completed fourth on the world championships final 12 months and hoped to repeat that efficiency. She earned 64.11 factors right here, for eighth place total.