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Johnny Weir ends season to focus on 2014 Olympics

Updated: December 7, 2012, 4:26 PM ET
Associated Press

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Two-time Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir is skipping the rest of the season to prepare for the 2014 Winter Games.

The three-time U.S. champion did not compete for two years after the 2010 Olympics but announced a comeback last January. He withdrew from a Moscow tournament in November after the short program. He finished fourth at a competition in Finland to start the season.

Weir said in a statement released by U.S. Figure Skating on Friday that he is ...

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