Olympic figure skating hall-of-famer Scott Hamilton will be in Kane County this weekend for a series inspirational speeches in St. Charles.
Hamilton — who has won 70 figure-skating titles, awards, and honors including an Emmy Award nomination, and induction into the United States Olympic Hall of Fame and World Figure Skating Hall of Fame — will speak live at 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, and at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at the St. Charles Campus of Christ Community Church, 37W100 Bolcum Road, St Charles.
In 1984, Hamilon captured the attention of the world with his Olympic gold medal performances in Sarajevo and since has shared his love and enthusiasm for the sport as a analyst/commentator, performer, producer and best-selling author (Finish First: Winning Changes Everything (2018); The Great Eight (2009); and Landing It (1999).
He further inspires others as a speaker, humanitarian, and as a cancer and pituitary brain tumor survivor.
The event is free and open to the public.
For more information, visit the ccclife.org website.