Figure Skating Articles Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Reigning world champion Nathan Chen raring to go after time away for school – by Jack Gallagher, The Japan Times

2019 World Championships preview (ladies): So many unknowns – by Jackie Wong, Rocker Skating

Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron on training with three American ice dance teams – by Jean-Christophe Berlot, NBC Sports

Anna Scherbakova in the project “15-year-olds”: the story of a figure skater from the first person – Source, Hello Magazine

Nathan Chen, student and skater, tries to have two parts in harmony again at world championships – by Philip Hersh, NBC Sports

Thirteen Athletes Travel to Saitama, Japan, for World Championships – Source, USFS Fan Zone

ISU World Championships 2019 | Team USA Competition Central – Source, USFS Fan Zone

2019 World Championships: Practice notes! – by Jackie Wong, Rocker Skating

Yuzuru Hanyu takes the ice at worlds practice – Source, Kyodo News

Rising star Rika Kihira takes aim at maiden world title – Source, Kyodo News

The World Figure Skating Championships start today. Catch up here on the biggest stars in Russian women’s singles – Source, Meduza.io

Preview: 2019 World Championships Saitama, Japan – by Klaus-Reinhold Kany, Ice Skating International: Online

2019 World Junior Championships: Quad Queen Alexandra Trusova Defends Junior Worlds Title – by Klaus Reinhold Kany, Ice Skating International: Online

2019 World Junior Championships: U.S. Man Tomoki Hiwatashi Wins Junior World Title – by Klaus Reinhold Kany, Ice Skating International: Online

2019 World Junior Championships: Russian Sweep in Pairs at Junior Worlds – by Klaus Reinhold Kany, Ice Skating International: Online

2019 World Junior Championships: Canadian Ice Dancers Marjorie & Lagha Win Junior Worlds – by Klaus Reinhold Kany, Ice Skating International: Online

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Figure Skating Articles Monday, March 18, 2019

Nathan Chen’s Yale Juggling Act: Some undergraduates head to Daytona for spring break. Nathan Chen, a Yale freshman, is heading to the World Figure Skating Championships – by Karen Crouse, NYTimes.com

Yuzuru Hanyu no-show at opening practice at worlds – Source, Kyodo News

Undergrad Chen set to face Hanyu at figure skating worlds – by Jim Armstrong, Yahoo Sports News

Reigning champions to battle for men’s crown at worlds – by Elaine Lies, Reuters News Service

Chinese figure skating team arrives for Saitama Worlds – Source, Xinhua News

The 1953 World Figure Skating Championships – by Ryan Stevens, Skate Guard

Championship of Russia. Younger age (Videos) – Source, LTK-CSKA.ru

2019 World Championships preview (pairs): A long-awaited return for France? – by Jackie Wong, Rocker Skating

Hanyu’s figure skates raise $64,000 for 2011 quake charity auction – Source, Kyodo News

2019 World Championships: Practice notes! (Daily practice updates) – by Jackie Wong, Rocker Skating

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Figure Skating Articles Sunday, March 17, 2019

Interview: Meet Alexia Paganini – by Reut Golinsky, Absolute Skating

Skyliners Win Second Consecutive World Junior Synchronized Skating Championships Medal – Source, USFS Fan Zone

Figure skating: Chen overcomes sickness, ready to defend title – Source, Yahoo Sports

Elizaveta Tuktamysheva: “I want to live to see Beijing 2022 and fight for Olympic gold” – Sports.ru

A Minoru Blog? I Just Couldn’t Sano! – by Ryan Stevens, Skate Guard

2019 World Championships preview (pairs): A long-awaited return for France? – by Jackie Wong, Rocker Skating

This and That: 2019 World Championships Preview (Yuzuru Hanyu, Evgenia Medvedvea, Papadakis Cizeron) – Source, The Skating Lesson Video

“Before the short program we will go to the training before the sunrise”. Russian figure skater blog at the World Cup: Natalia Zabiyako reports from Japan – Source, Sport24.ru

Enjoy magic on ice with the Eden Prairie Figure Skating Club – by Meghan Davy Sandvold, Eden Prairie News

Japan and Russia to battle for lady’s title at Figure Skating Worlds – Source, Xinhua.com

Olympic figure skater Evan Lysacek lists Gold Coast condo for $899,000 – Source, Chicago Tribune

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Figure Skating Articles Saturday, March 16, 2019

2019 ISU World Figure Skating Championships Official Practice Groups and Music Rotations (subject to changes) – Source, ISUResults.com

Day-by-Day: 2019 ISU World Figure Skating Championships – A quick look at what to exxpect during this week’s skating worlds – Source, OlympicChannel.com

Still in the Game: Kaitlyn Weaver/Andrew Poje (CAN) – Source, ISU.org

World’s best Junior Synchronized Skating Teams in action: Overview of the top contenders – Source, ISU.org

Video: How figure skater Sofya Samodurova prepares for World Cup in Japan – Source, 5-tv.ru

Ashley Cain and Timothy LeDuc ready to take on Worlds pressure – by Rachel Lutz, NBC Sports

“Smile Forever” Blu-ray & DVD release memory Fairy on the beautiful ice Mao Asada Exhibition – Source, Sogo Hiroshima Store

Sofia Samodurova: “Acclimatization does not affect my speeches. I’m flying to Japan tomorrow – Source, Sports.ru

“The main thing is not to break, in the end justice will prevail.” Elizaveta Tuktamyshev on the Olympics and life after “Toxic” – Source, Fontanka.ru

Della Monica and Guarise Find Strength Through Stability – by Hiro Yoshida, Europe On Ice

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Figure Skating Articles Friday, March 15, 2019

Madison Chock and Evan Bates look to peak at Worlds and return to podium – by Rachel Lutz, NBC Sports

Zagitova, Trusova and Shcherbakov will perform on the Tutberidze show. Ticket revenue will be 10-11 million rubles – Source, Sports.ru

Flashback – July 26, 2010: ABC New Person of the Week, Nathan Chen – Source, Youtube.com

Kihei’s Rising Costume “Araburu” “Fairy” As It Is Desired Figure – Source, Mainichi.jp

World’s best Junior Synchronized Skating Teams in action – Source, ISU.org

Coupe du Printemps 2019 Luxembourg Official Starting Orders and Results Page – Source, Coupe du Printemps 2019

Let’s Meet: Tomoki Hiwatashi (USA) – Source, ISU.org

Dark Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie Recipe from Brian Boitano – Source, BrianBoitano.com

Ice Theatre of New York to present the Will Sears Award to Gracie Gold At their annual Spring ‘Unplugged’ Performance on May 2nd at Chelsea Piers – Source, IceTheatre.org

A Shadow on the Sport: Why the war on figure skating YouTube is a no-win battle – by Claire Cloutier, A Divine Sport

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Figure Skating Articles Thursday, March 14, 2019

Checking in with Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue ahead of world championships – by Rachel Lutz, NBCSports.com

Two Teams to Represent the United States at ISU World Junior Synchronized Skating Championships 2019 – Source, USFS Fan Zone

ISU World Junior Synchronized Skating Championships 2019 Live Streams – Source, Youtube.com

Little ones ‘Learn to Skate’ at RIA – Source, Star Journal Now

Canadians en route to Japan for 2019 ISU World Figure Skating Championships – Source, SkateCanada.ca

Skater Maxim Kovtun for medical reasons will not be able to participate in the World Cup, which will be held in Saitama, Japan – Source, ltk-cska.ru

2019 Skate America, October 18-20, 2019 Las Vegas, Nevada Official Website – Source, 2019SkateAmerica.com

How Japan Built Its Figure Skating Powerhouse – Source, NBC Sports

World Cup Junior, Russia scored twice in the women’s competition, but sold to Canada in the Dance – Source, ArtOnIce.it

What today links Gmail, Google Drive, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram – apart from being run by monopolistic personal data harvesters? They all fell over, fears of massive DDoS denied – by Kieren McCarthy in San Francisco for, The Register.co.uk

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Figure Skating Articles Wednesday, March 13, 2019

How Japan built its figure skating powerhouse – by Akiko Tamura, NBC Sports

Alexandra Trusova: I like the process of learning new jumps – by Olga Ermolina and Tatjana Flade for FSRussia.ru at FS Gossips

Canadian Dance Flashback: Lajoie & Lagha Look Ahead to the Senior Ranks – Source, Ice-Dance.com

Podiums and Personal Bests; Team USA Takes on the World Junior Championships – Source, USFS Fan Zone

Icebreakers: Team USA Celebrates Successful World Juniors, Prepares for Worlds and More – by Travis Kyger, USFS Fan Zone

Ice skater from Indonesia froze at the Universiade, ate pancakes and bought a nesting doll: Interview with Figure skater Tasya Putri – Source, NevaSport.ru

Figure Skating Show signals end of skating season – by Jeff Smith, SteubenCourier.com

Figure skating chief plays down China’s chance at coming worlds – Source, XinhuaNet.com

Phyllis Hammond Clegg, A Forgotten Queen Of The Australian Skating Scene – by Ryan Stevens, Skate Guard

“I did not announce my retirement, but I will not report my plans for the future either.” Sotnikova talked with fans – Source, MatchTV.ru

ISU World Championships 2019 Entries Page – Source, ISUResults.com

Morgan Ciprès and Vanessa James on their way to the world championships – Source, Playbuzz.com

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