Saturday, August 23, 2008

Vise, Trent set sights on making world team

Tiffany Vise and Derek Trent are known for a single historic moment: landing the sport's first-ever competitive throw quadruple jump at last fall's Trophée Eric Bompard. And just in case the memory of that glorious Salchow ever fades, there's a reminder in front of them each time they step onto the ice at the Alltel Ice Den in Scottsdale, Ariz. "They put up a ten-foot mural, really a permanent fixture, of Tiffany and I that says 'home of the first quadruple throw,'" the 28-year-old Trent said. "It's really exciting, really cool. Everyone here at the rink has been wonderful to us." Proud as they are of their achievement, the couple is now striving to perfect other aspects of their skating.

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