All the other athletes at the Olympics compete in uniforms that bear the emblem of their nations. But not figure skating.
It's a different life now for Katarina Witt since she won back-to-back Olympic gold medals in the 1980s, but her spirit and glass-half-full attitude is the same.
We look at one pivotal scene from the Nine for IX film "The Diplomat," a scene where Katarina Witt fights for more than Olympic gold at the 1988 Winter Games.
Stanford freshman Rachael Flatt tumbled to ninth place after the short program at the U.S. figure skating championships.