Richard Totten "Dick" Button (born July 18, ) is an American former figure skater and skating analyst. He is a two-time Olympic champion (, ) and five-time World champion (–). He is also the only non-European man to have become European betterbasket.info is credited as having been the first skater to successfully land the double axel jump in competition in , as well as Former coach: Gustave Lussi.
Who Is Dick Button? Dick Button was born in in New Jersey. He claimed the first of seven consecutive U.S. Championships at age 16, and won five World titles and back-to-back gold medals at.
Dick Button poses at the Olympic Winter Games Oslo Dick Button was the first of the Crazy Eights. That’s what U.S. Figure Skating calls its four Olympic gold medalists in a year ending in 8.
Feb 16, · Dick Button Verified account Embed Tweet; I congratulate all who won medals in this competition. Nathan Chen showing what endurance and true spirit of the Olympics is and getting back on the stage. And Javier Fernandez, for medaling for your .