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Although he began skating at the relatively late age of 12, Weir progressed quickly through the ranks.
He performed an Axel jump after his first week of lessons. Championships, he literally hit the wall during his long program.
His parents eventually bought him a pair of used figure skates, and he practiced on a frozen cornfield behind his family home.
His parents could not afford to support both his figure skating and his equestrian pursuits, so Weir gave up his pony, My Blue Shadow, and turned his focus completely to figure skating.
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He competed in pair skating with Jodi Rudden on the juvenile and intermediate levels, but gave it up to concentrate on single skating. He restarted the program, but immediately injured his knee on a failed triple axel landing.
This time he was too injured to restart, so he withdrew from the competition. Nationals by winning his regional and sectional championships.
It was the first time since 2003 that he had been off the podium at Nationals. In the 2009 Grand Prix season, Weir finished a disappointing fourth at Cup of Russia after doubling several of the triple jumps in both his short and long programs, but two weeks later rallied to win silver at the NHK Trophy, while suffering from a cold and sinus infection. [...] there is nothing like competing and the feeling it gives me." From the beginning of his career at age twelve, Weir trained under coach Priscilla Hill.
Weir lost his national title and finished in third place.
After the disappointments of the 2006–2007 season, Weir made the decision to shake up his training regimen by leaving the only coach he had ever had, Priscilla Hill, moving out of his family home and moving on his own to New Jersey to train with Ukrainian coach Galina Zmievskaya.
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He can be not the most successful figure skater on ice, but he, maybe, most popular.