Daria Usacheva returns to Russia

Since suffering an injury this past Friday in Japan, Russian figure skater Daria Usacheva finally returned to Russia on Monday. The 15-year-old figure skater arrived at the Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow with the other Russian athletes and was accompanied by the national team doctor Filipp Shvetskiy. Unfortunately, Usacheva was in a wheelchair. Video: TheContinue reading “Daria Usacheva returns to Russia”

Alexandra Trusova lands one quad and wins at 2021 Skate America

Two-time World Junior champion and 2021 World silver medalist Alexandra Trusova began her free skate routine with a successful quad Lutz – the toughest of the quad jumps – and won gold at the first stage of this season’s International Skating Union (ISU) Grand Prix series, the 2021 Skate America. Skating to music from theContinue reading “Alexandra Trusova lands one quad and wins at 2021 Skate America”

Zagitova and Usacheva appear in Puma ad dedicated to women

Olympic and World champion Alina Zagitova and 2020 World Junior Championships silver medalist Daria Usacheva appeared in a new video by athletic apparel manufacturer Puma, dedicated to women on International Women’s Day. #ВМЕСТЕСНЕЙ (English: together with her) we are stronger, she is a best friend, sister, mom or teammate ❤️ Tell us about girls andContinue reading “Zagitova and Usacheva appear in Puma ad dedicated to women”

This week’s Figure Skating Championship of Moscow

This week, the Megasport Sport Palace will host the Figure Skating Championship of Moscow. You can watch the competition on YouTube. Schedule Wednesday, December 9 12:00 – Ladies, short program4:00AM New York | 3:00AM Chicago | 1:00AM Los Angeles 13:15 – Men, short program5:15AM New York | 4:15AM Chicago | 2:15AM Los Angeles 14:15 –Continue reading “This week’s Figure Skating Championship of Moscow”