2020 Skate America results

Men (Details): Nathan CHEN (USA) – 299.15 Vincent ZHOU (USA) – 275.10 Keegan MESSING (Canada) – 266.42 Tomoki HIWATASHI (USA) – 245.30 Ilia MALININ (USA) – 220.31 Alexei BYCHENKO (Israel) – 214.62 Alexei KRASNOZHON (USA) – 214.61 Maxim NAUMOV (USA) – 214.27 Camden PULKINEN (USA) – 207.82 Jimmy MA (USA) – 196.98 Joseph KANG (USA)Continue reading “2020 Skate America results”

Mikhail Kolyada wins in Sochi

Mikhail Kolyada, who hasn’t competed since March of 2019, took gold in his season debut at the third stage of the Cup of Russia series in Sochi. Leader after the short program, Kolyada landed a quad toe loop-triple toe loop combination to start his free skate. Next, he landed another quad toe loop. The formerContinue reading “Mikhail Kolyada wins in Sochi”

Tiffany Zahorski and Jonathan Guerreiro win at Sochi

Two-time Russian National bronze medalists Tiffany Zahorski and Jonathan Guerreiro delivered two impressive performances at the third stage of the Cup of Russia series. After a great rhythm dance to music from The Greatest Showman, their free dance was to 2WEI’s Survivor. Zahorski and Guerreiro presented good skating skills, on-point synchronization, and great style. TheContinue reading “Tiffany Zahorski and Jonathan Guerreiro win at Sochi”

Daria Usacheva leads after the short program

Third place winner at the second stage of the Cup of Russia, Daria Usacheva began her second competition this season with another strong short program performance to take the lead of the ladies’ event at the third stage of the Cup of Russia series. Eteri Tutberidze’s 14-year-old skater started her short program with a doubleContinue reading “Daria Usacheva leads after the short program”

Starting orders for Skate America – Day Two

This weekend, figure skating fans all around the world are treated to a lot of high quality figure skating. Las Vegas hosts the opening event of the ISU Grand Prix series – Skate America – for the second year in a row. The coronavirus pandemic has caused a lot of changes to the entire figureContinue reading “Starting orders for Skate America – Day Two”

Nathan Chen leads Skate America after short program

Three-time defending Skate America champion, Nathan Chen again remains untouchable. The Yale student takes more than a ten-point lead after the short program at the opening ISU Grand Prix event in Las Vegas. Two-time World and four-time U.S. National champion Chen opened his short program performance with a quad toe loop-triple toe loop combination. AContinue reading “Nathan Chen leads Skate America after short program”

Mariah Bell leads after the short program

Skating to P!nk’s Glitter in the Air, last season’s U.S. National silver medalist Mariah Bell started her short program with a double axel. The 24-year-old, who won a silver medal at Skate America in 2016 and two bronze medals at Grand Prix events last year, also landed a triple flip-triple toe loop combination and aContinue reading “Mariah Bell leads after the short program”

Mikhail Kolyada leads after the short program

Mikhail Kolyada, who hasn’t competed since March of 2019, is the leader of the men’s event after the short program at the third stage of the Cup of Russia series. The 25-year-old former World and European bronze medalist Kolyada changed his coach to Alexei Mishin before the season, after having worked with Valentina Chebotareva sinceContinue reading “Mikhail Kolyada leads after the short program”

Evgenia Medvedeva on Channel One’s news report

Evgenia Medvedeva appeared on the news of Russia’s Channel One today. Video footage was shown of her doing physical therapy at a gym and in a pool. The two-time World champion returned to Eteri Tutberidze’s Khrustalny team in September and is yet to make her season debut, which has been delayed due to her returnedContinue reading “Evgenia Medvedeva on Channel One’s news report”

Participants in the third stage of the Cup of Russia series

The Figure Skating Federation of Russia has published the online scoreboard for this weekend’s third stage of the Cup of Russia series. It finally reveals who will participate in the closed-door competition in Sochi. For all of the latest updates to this weekend’s Cup of Russia stage’s schedule, as well as the starting orders, clickContinue reading “Participants in the third stage of the Cup of Russia series”