Daniel Grassl wins at Lombardia Trophy

Italian figure skater Daniel Grassl entered Sunday’s free skate, at the Lombardia Trophy, in fifth place but a strong performance propelled him to take the gold medal. The three-time Italian national champion began his performance with a quad Lutz and later landed a quad flip and a quad loop. The latter two quads received negativeContinue reading “Daniel Grassl wins at Lombardia Trophy”

Alysa Liu wins at Lombardia Trophy

This weekend, two-time U.S. national champion Alysa Liu won her second senior level international competition in Bergamo, Italy. A winner of the Cranberry Cup International last month, the 16-year-old took the gold medal in her first International Skating Union (ISU) Challenger Series competition today – the Lombardia Trophy. Liu landed a triple axel to startContinue reading “Alysa Liu wins at Lombardia Trophy”

Alysa Liu leads at Lombardia Trophy after short program

At the first International Skating Union (ISU) Challenger Series competition of the 2021-2022 season, the Lombardia Trophy, two-time United States national champion Alysa Liu was first in the short program event and will have a twelve-point lead heading into the free skate event to decide the winner. Already a winner at the Cranberry Cup InternationalContinue reading “Alysa Liu leads at Lombardia Trophy after short program”

ISU Challenger Series event Nepela Memorial cancelled

According to the International Skating Union (ISU) website, the Challenger Series event Nepela Memorial in Bratislava, Slovakia will not take place this season. The competition was originally scheduled to be held from September 30 to October 2. A press release regarding the decision to not hold the event has not yet been released. Last season,Continue reading “ISU Challenger Series event Nepela Memorial cancelled”