Keegan Messing wins at the Golden Spin of Zagreb; Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker take gold in ice dance

The final stage of this season’s International Skating Union (ISU) Challenger Series – the 2021 Golden Spin of Zagreb – culminated on Saturday with the last set of medals decided in the men’s and the ice dance disciplines. Canada’s Keegan Messing withstood reigning World Junior champion’s Andrei Mozalev’s charge in the free skate event toContinue reading “Keegan Messing wins at the Golden Spin of Zagreb; Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker take gold in ice dance”

Anastasiia Gubanova wins gold at the Golden Spin of Zagreb

The final stage of this season’s International Skating Union (ISU) Challenger Series – the 2021 Golden Spin of Zagreb – takes place in Sisak, Croatia this week, about 57 kilometers (35 miles) southeast of Zagreb itself. Georgian representative Anastasiia Gubanova celebrated her first career ISU Challenger Series gold medal this week – previously, in DecemberContinue reading “Anastasiia Gubanova wins gold at the Golden Spin of Zagreb”

Anastasiia Gubanova leads at Golden Spin of Zagreb after short program; Keegan Messing first in men’s event

The Golden Spin of Zagreb is the final stage of this season’s International Skating Union (ISU) Challenger Series. It is held from December 7 to 11 in Sisak, Croatia – 57 kilometers (35 miles) southeast of Zagreb. Georgian representative Anastasiia Gubanova began her short program performance with a triple flip-triple toe loop combination and laterContinue reading “Anastasiia Gubanova leads at Golden Spin of Zagreb after short program; Keegan Messing first in men’s event”

Arena scheduled to host European Championship – turned into hospital

Arena Zagreb in the capital of Croatia, which is scheduled to host the 2021 European Figure Skating Championship from January 25 to 31, has been converted into a COVID-19 hospital. According to Croatian media, the first admitted patients will arrive by the end of the week. The sports arena will house patients who have mildContinue reading “Arena scheduled to host European Championship – turned into hospital”