Responses to the school shooting in Parkland, Florida have come from across the globe, including from the Winter Olympics in Pyeonchang, South Korea.
U.S. pairs figure skaters Alexa Scimeca Knierim and husband Chris Knierim performed their free skate routine on Thursday as news was unfolding about the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, which claimed 17 lives.
"We wanted to skate for the 17 children that died in the Florida shooting, and today was much more than about us," she said.
"We wanted [a] tribute to the U.S. for their loss. Unfortunately, we had a lot of mistakes, but I think our motivation was to skate for those who were lost."
She also posted sympathies on Twitter:
Later on Thursday, fellow Olympic skater Adam Rippon also posted his thoughts on Twitter, and expressed condolences:
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