Netease Sports reported on October 1:
According to a report by “USA Today”, the mother of an American figure skater accused Cypress, saying that Cypress had sent two naked photos of herself. Press was training with the girl on an ice rink in Florida.
"USA Today" also stated that Cipress sent a letter of apology to the girl’s mother after the incident. The letter of apology reads: “I am sending you a message because of what happened to me and the girl. I have to apologize for my stupid things. This is my irresponsible behavior. I regret my actions very much. So I apologize sincerely. I hope we can handle this matter."
"If I can, I'm ready to meet you and talk about it face-to-face." Although Cipress hoped to be able to meet with the girl's parents, he was not accepted. Although Cipress sent the 13-year-old American figure skater about indecent information through social media, it was before the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, but the investigation of this matter was not accepted. The American Security Sports Center and the US police are both responding. Cypress launched an investigation.
The parents of the 13-year-old figure skater claimed that Cypress was not the only culprit. They also accused Cypress’s coach of having problems, trying to prevent the matter from being made public. They did not want the disciples to be investigated by the United States and therefore threatened them. However, both of Cipress’s coaches denied the allegations. As for the criminal investigation, Cipress did not issue a statement, but he has decided to retire. The French Skating Association issued a statement this week announcing that the 29-year-old Cipress will withdraw from figure skating and will no longer represent France. Winter Olympics.
Due to Cipress’s retirement, his female partner Vanessa James at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics also announced her withdrawal from figure skating. As a result, French figure skating lost a very powerful combination of figure skating. You know, Cipress and James started working together in the 2009-2010 season, won five French national championships and a bronze medal in the European Championship, and won fifth place in the PyeongChang Winter Olympics in 2018. The goal of the pair is to strive hard. Competing for medals at the Beijing Winter Olympics, but as Cypress was forced to retire due to the scandal, this goal was also shattered.