5 Things To Know About Brian Boitano

Brian Boitano was named to the official delegation representing the U.S. at the Sochi games. Here are five things you should know about the out Olympian.



4. After a stunning figure skating career, Boitano turned to his other passion: food. He said that his travels around the world during his skating days opened his eyes — and palate — to so many different types of food. "The fact that I had to stick to a strict training diet while competing made me even more receptive to different foods," he said. "So in between tours when I was home I started teaching myself to cook, and it took off from there."