In partnership with Blue Willow Bookshop, we are thrilled to share that Adam Rippon, the first openly gay U.S. male athlete to win a medal in a Winter Olympics, will visit the Montrose Center this fall ( Tuesday, October 29 ) to discuss his new memoir BEAUTIFUL ON THE OUTSIDE!
Admission: Purchase your tickets today! Each guests may purchase up to 4 tickets at a time. Visit Brown Paper Tickets to purchase a ticket to the event. Each ticket will admit one person, and each ticket includes a pre-signed copy of BEAUTIFUL ON THE OUTSIDE.
Adam Rippon is an Olympic athlete and medal-winning figure skater. He won the 2010 Four Continents Championships and the 2016 U.S. National Championships and was selected to represent the United States at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. He came out as gay in October 2015 and, at the 2018 Winter Olympics, won a bronze medal as part of the figure skating team event, thus becoming the first openly gay U.S. male athlete to win a medal in a Winter Olympics. Later that year, he was named to the TIME 100 List of Most Influential People, Forbes 30 Under 30; AdWeek’s 100 Most Creative and OUT Magazine’s Power 50: The Most Influential Voices in LGBTQ America. He won season 26 of Dancing with the Stars: Athletes before going on to be a judge on the premiere season of Dancing with the Stars Juniors.
- Photos will be taken on attendee’s phones.
- Adam cannot sign memorablia.
- You can choose to have your ticket mailed to you or to print it out at home. In either case, bring your ticket to the event.
- Tickets are available at Brown Paper Tickets and a portion of each ticket will support programs at The Montrose Center.