John Coughlin, a two-time U.S. pairs champion recently suspended from figure skating, has died. He was 33.
U.S. Figure Skating released a statement Saturday and cited his sister, Angela Laune. The sister said in a Facebook post that her “wonderful, strong, amazingly compassionate brother John Coughlin took his own life. … I have no words.” There were no further details.
Coughlin received an interim suspension from the U.S. Center for SafeSport and USFS on Thursday for unspecified