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Debi Thomas

Figure Skater
Born Mar 25, 1967

0Debi ThomasPersonal informationFull name: Debra Janine ThomasCountry represented: File:Flag of the United States. svg United StatesDate of birth: March 25, 1967 (age 45)Place of birth: Poughkeepsie, New YorkHeight: 1.67 m (5 ft 5⁄2 in)Former coach: Alex McGowanSkating club: Los Angeles Figure Skating Club Medal record Competitor for the File:Flag of the United States.… Read More

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1967 Birth Born on March 25, 1967.


1983 16 Years Old She represented the Los Angeles Figure Skating Club from 1983 on, which launched her career. … Read More
1986 19 Years Old 1 More Event
…  She is the 1986 World champion and 1988 Olympic bronze medalist, having taken part in the Battle of the Carmens at those games. … Read More


1987 20 Years Old In 1987, Thomas was injured with Achilles tendinitis in both ankles and struggled at the U.S. Nationals, placing second to Jill Trenary, but rebounded at the World Championships, finishing a close second to East German skater Katarina Witt.
In 1988, Thomas married Brian Vanden Hogen, a fellow college student.
1991 24 Years Old After her figure skating career, Thomas went back to school to become an orthopedic surgeon. She graduated from Stanford University in 1991 with a degree in engineering and from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 1997. … Read More
1996 29 Years Old They later divorced and in 1996 she married former University of Arkansas football player Chris Bequette. … Read More


2005 38 Years Old In June 2005, Thomas graduated from the Orthopaedic Residency Program at Charles R. Drew University in Los Angeles. … Read More
2006 39 Years Old 1 More Event
She was also selected by President George W. Bush to be part of the U.S. Delegation for the Opening Ceremonies of the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin Italy along with other former Olympians: Dorothy Hamill, Eric Heiden, Kerri Strug, and Herschel Walker. … Read More


2010 43 Years Old As of November 2010, Thomas is in private practice at ORTHO X-cellence Debra J. Thomas, MD, PC in Richlands, Virginia. … Read More
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