Redemption for Nathan Chen as he lands five clean quads in his free skate
By: Rachel Lutz
Nathan Chen is the first skater in history to cleanly execute five quadruple jumps in a free skate. His scored a personal best 215.08 points in the segment, bringing his overall score up to 297.35 after a disappointing short program.
Chen is already an Olympic bronze medalist at the PyeongChang Games for his participation in the team event.
Chen was in first place after his skate, though ultimately finished fifth overall. You can watch a replay of the men’s free skate in the stream below.