Figure Skating Articles Wednesday, January 16, 2019

How Medvedeva put a new short: 5 – 7 options, three weeks to prepare: The choreographer told about everything – Source,

Marina Zoueva Relocates International Skating Academy – by Mimi McKinnis, USFS Fan Zone

Suburban figure skaters headed to U.S. nationals – by Eileen O. Daday, Daily Herald

Medvedeva told in which country she plans to live – Source,

Nathan Chen prepared to capture third national title – by Rachel Lutz, NBC Sports

Alyona Leonova: If Medvedev does not get to the World Cup, it will finish her off. But I choose Tuktamysheva: World Cup silver medalist told who should be taken to the main start of the season – Source,

Maxim Kovtun: Unfinished Business – by Tatjana Flade, IFS Magazine

Kaori Sakamoto: the coming of age – by Wei Xiong,

Coach Samarin called the favorites of the European Championship in figure skating – Source,

Schedule of the European Championships in figure skating in Minsk (Minsk Times) –

Alberta figure skaters compete for national glory – Source, Calgary Herald

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Figure Skating Articles Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Pikesville resident Ting Cui, 16, ready to compete among top U.S. skaters – by Edward Lee, The Baltimore Sun

Gracie Gold ‘s wise decision to forgo U.S. Skating Championships was “Gracie’s alone” – and one of few clear answers to questions about her situation – by Philip Hersh, Globetrotting

Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro aiming for first Canadian crown together – by Claire Cloutier, Figure Skaters Online

Takahiko Kozuka aiming to enrich skating – by Jack Gallagher, The Japan Times

Three Canadian Synchronized Skating teams headed to 2019 Mozart Cup – Source,

JacksonFamily Interviews with Alaine Chartrand – Source, @ JacksonUltima

Plushenko: journalists under the guise of my relatives broke into my ward – Source,

Plushenko underwent surgery in Moscow, eliminating a hernia on the spine – Source,

Athlete Spotlight: Kaitlyn Weaver/Andrew Poje – Source,

Evdokimova and Bazin: they write “they stole the program”, and for us it’s important that we like – by Andrey Simonenko,

2019 U.S. Championships Preview: Hubbell and Donohue are Heavy Favorites – by Lynn Rutherford, Troy Schwindt, USFS Fan Zone

Big Changes In Coaches And Training Locale Have Jason Brown Ready For More Skating — And More Changes To Come – by Joanne C. Gerstner, Team USA

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Figure Skating Articles Monday, January 14, 2019

2019 Skate Canada Live Stream Schedule – Source, Blazing Blades on Facebook

2019 Skate Canada Live Streaming site – Source,

Photo Gallery of Starr Andrews – Source, Ice Magic – Figure Skating blog

Young New Jersey skaters ready for national championships – by Jane Havsy, Morristown Daily Record

Teen figure skaters win world championships berths – Source, Yonhap News

Bright future ahead for Russia’s Mishina and Galliamov – by Tatjana Flade, Golden Skate News

Misha Ge: TSL’s Interview with the Noted Skater and Choreographer (Evgenia Medvedeva, Kazuki Tomono) – Source,

Hobby ice-skaters urged to wear helmets – Source,

National skating championships inject $2.5M into Saint John economy – by Andrew Cromwell, Global News

Samarin intends to perform a quadruple flip at the Universiade – Source,

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Figure Skating Articles Sunday, January 13, 2019

Robin Szolkowy Joins California Coaching Team – by Tatjana Flade, International Figure Skating

Mikhail Kolyada: Everything in life is trifle except family and health. Interview with Mikhail Kolyada. Part 2 by Anastasiya Panina for – Source, FS Gossips

Kevin Shum: MIT Senior’s Journey On and Off The Ice – Source, MIT Student Life on YouTube

Evgeni Plushenko went to the hospital (with severe back pain) – Source,

Medvedeva is training at the CSKA rink without Orser, she will return to Canada in a week – Source,

2019 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships Official Site – Source,

Aliyev did in training all the existing quadruple jumps – Source,

Stepanova / Bukin want to show what they fixed on the European Championships – Source,

Continuing active (Skating) daisuke Takahashi abandoned the dream of an architect “Because the numbers are weak …” – Source,

Tatyana Totmianina and Alexei Yagudin: “We converged and diverged”: Skaters Tatiana Totmianina and Alexei Yagudin – about an unusual love story and life on ice – Source,

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Figure Skating Articles Saturday, January 12, 2019

Robin Szolkowy moves to the USA – by Tanja Flade, Freie Press

Robin Szolkowy Joins California Coaching Team – by Tatjana Flade, International Figure Skating Magazine

Charlene Guignard/Marco Fabbri (ITA): “The success made us even – Source,

Yuzuru Hanyu continues to be active in the coming season Represent in a video message “Aim for Perfect Package Containing 4 A” – Source, Yahoo Japan

Yuzuru Hanyu eyes 2019 Grand Prix Final – Source, Kyodo News

Accused of killing figure skater Tena repented in court – Source,

WADA starts work on copying doping data in Moscow lab – Source, NBC Sports

2019 GEICO U.S. Figure Skating Championships Schedule – Source,

Alexander Ouspensky: “If you threaten something, then it is always difficult, but you must stand” – Source, An Interview with Tatjana Flade for

2 local teens heading to 2019 U.S Figure Skating Championships – by Camryn Justice, News5 Cleveland

Ana Carla 3-time Brazilian Figure Skating Ladies Champion is heading to Russia: Will compete at 29th Winter Universiade 2019 in Siberia. – Source,

The magic of figure skating is the product of hard work and passion ( Audio Report begins at 2:48 so scroll to that time on the scroll bar) – Source, North Country public Radio

Athlete Spotlight: Nam Nguyen – Source,

Athlete Spotlight: Evelyn Walsh/Trennt Michaud – Source,

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Figure Skating Articles Friday, January 11, 2019

Top Chinese figure skating pair ready to resume world stage after injury sideline – Source,

2019 EduSport Trophy (Romania) starting orders/results page and Live Stream Link – Source,

2019 U.S. Championships Preview: Pairs Title Up for Grabs – by Lynn Rutherford and Troy Schwindt, USFS Fan Zone

Athlete Spotlight: Laurence Fournier Beaudry/Nikolaj Sorensen – Source,

Opinion: Gracie Gold’s withdrawal from nationals leaves her future in sport uncertain – by Christine Brennan, USA Today

Gracie Gold’s figure skating career: Highs and lows (Photo Gallery w/informative captions) – Source, USA Today

Blades Of Courage – by Ryan Stevens, Skate Guard

Athlete Spotlight: Larkyn Austman – Source,

2019 ISU European Figure Skating Championships Time and Practice Schedule – Source,

2019 ISU European Figure Skating Championships Official Website – Source,

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Figure Skating Articles Thursday, January 10, 2019

Gracie Gold Withdraws from 2019 U.S. Nationals – Source,

Gracie Gold withdraws from nationals – by Rachel Lutz, NBC Sports

Brian Orser: “I love the sport and I love to see the kids do well” – Source, Interview with Ted Barton at Toronto Cricket Club on

Ice Time Podcast #7 with Jack Gallagher & Ayano, Tokyo, Japan – Source,

Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue Named Team USA’s Team of the Month – Source, USFS Fan Zone

SKATING January 2019: Meryl Davis Helps to Bring Hope and Opportunity with Figure Skating in Detroit – by Nick McCarvel, USFS Fan Zone

Are the jumps clean? It’s a figure-skating debate; Palo Alto’s Vincent Zhou has been docked this season for failing to land clean quadruple jumps – by Elliott Almond, East Bay Times

30 Famous Ice Skating Outfits Worthy of Their Very Own Gold Medal: All of the glitter just makes you want to do a triple axel – by Charlotte Chilton, Town and Country Magazine

Blue Mound Figure Skaters to host Ice Crystal Classic – Source, The DG Globe

Sequim composer sees popularity grow in Japan thanks to figure skating phenom Rika Kihira – by Matthew Nash, Sequim Gazette

Athlete Spotlight: Camille Ruest/Drew Wolfe – Source,

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