Mai Mihara wins Asian Open Trophy

Taking place in Beijing, China – the 2021 Asian Open Trophy, the fifth International Skating Union (ISU) Challenger Series competition of the season, wrapped up today. At the event, Maia Mihara rose from second place after the short program to win the women’s event, while Yuma Kagiyama dominated the men’s event throughout. Mihara presented theContinue reading “Mai Mihara wins Asian Open Trophy”

Kaori Sakamoto and Yuma Kagiyama among leaders at the Asian Open Trophy after first day

The fifth International Skating Union (ISU) Challenger Series competition of the season – the 2021 Asian Open Trophy – is taking place in Beijing, China and serves as the test event for the 2022 Winter Olympics. After the first day of the event, Japanese figure skaters – Kaori Sakamoto and Yuma Kagiyama – took theContinue reading “Kaori Sakamoto and Yuma Kagiyama among leaders at the Asian Open Trophy after first day”

Beijing 2022 torch revealed

Last week, the torch for the 2022 Winter Olympics was revealed in Beijing, China. The Olympic torch was presented at the Beijing National Aquatics Centre, also known as the Water Cube – venue of the diving and swimming events during the 2008 Summer Games – which will be transformed into the Ice Cube for theContinue reading “Beijing 2022 torch revealed”