In Boitano became the first American to land a triple Axel. The outcome of the event would set the tone for the Olympics. He was the center of attention declaring his sexuality on live television that made him even more famous than he already is. Peterson High School which is situated in Sunnyvale, California. Still, Boitano won the competition, and went into the Olympics as the national champion U.
He took part in the national junior championships and emerged tops in the competition. Few people have impacted figure skating in the way that Brian Boitano has done. Boitano also spearheaded a change in eligibility rules for professional figure skaters. Kids, Family, Bio. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Brian Boitano. Olympic figure skating team, he finished fifth in his first Olympic competition in