Kamila Valieva leads Russian women’s podium sweep; Victoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov repeat as European champions

On the final competition day of the 2022 European Figure Skating Championships, Russia claimed two more gold medals – winning all four disciplines – including a podium sweep by the women and a one-two by the ice dancers. In her first competition as Russian national champion, 15-year-old Kamila Valieva captured the European title in herContinue reading “Kamila Valieva leads Russian women’s podium sweep; Victoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov repeat as European champions”

Mark Kondratiuk wins 2022 European title; Victoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov lead after rhythm dance in Tallinn

The 2022 European Figure Skating Championships continued on Friday in Tallinn, Estonia and determined a new champion in the men’s discipline, as well as began the ice dance event with the favorites securely in the top three. Fresh off of his victory at the Russian Championships last month, 18-year-old Mark Kondratiuk performed two personal bestContinue reading “Mark Kondratiuk wins 2022 European title; Victoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov lead after rhythm dance in Tallinn”

Kamila Valieva shatters another world record; Anastasia Mishina and Aleksandr Galliamov become European champions

The women’s discipline began the second competition day of the 2022 European Figure Skating Championships – filled with a new world record and surprising results in the medal positions – followed by the culmination of the Russian-dominated pairs’ discipline. 15-year-old Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva continued her undefeated and record-breaking debut season on the internationalContinue reading “Kamila Valieva shatters another world record; Anastasia Mishina and Aleksandr Galliamov become European champions”

Andrei Mozalev leads European Championships; Anastasia Mishina and Aleksandr Galliamov set world record short program score

The 2022 European Figure Skating Championships started on Wednesday in Tallinn, Estonia with the men’s and pairs’ disciplines kicking off the first Euros since 2020. A late replacement for the injured Mikhail Kolyada, last Sunday, Andrei Mozalev was added to the European Championships and took the lead after the short program, ahead of his compatriotsContinue reading “Andrei Mozalev leads European Championships; Anastasia Mishina and Aleksandr Galliamov set world record short program score”

Schedule and participants of the 2022 European Figure Skating Championships

The 2022 European Figure Skating Championships take place from January 10 to 16 at the Tondiraba Ice Hall in Tallinn, Estonia. Champions will be decided in the women’s, men’s, pairs’, and ice dance disciplines. This will be the first European Championships since 2020, as last year’s edition of the event was cancelled due to theContinue reading “Schedule and participants of the 2022 European Figure Skating Championships”

Mikhail Kolyada withdraws from European Championships

The Figure Skating Federation of Russia announced a major withdrawal from next week’s 2022 European Championships in Tallinn, Estonia – Mikhail Kolyada will not be able to take part due to an injury. According to the report, the two-time European bronze medalist Kolyada sustained an injury during training. Coach Tatiana Mishina told Match TV thatContinue reading “Mikhail Kolyada withdraws from European Championships”

Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron withdraw from European Championships to avoid COVID-19

The French Federation of Ice Sports announced on Thursday that 2018 Olympic silver medalists and four-time World champions Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron will not take part at the European Championships next week. Five-time European champions Papadakis and Cizeron have decided not to travel to Tallinn in order to avoid contracting COVID-19 before the 2022Continue reading “Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron withdraw from European Championships to avoid COVID-19”

Russian selections for 2022 European Championships announced

The Figure Skating Federation of Russia announced the figure skaters who will participate at the 2022 European Figure Skating Championships – scheduled to take place from January 10 to 16 in Tallinn, Estonia. Women Kamila ValievaAlexandra TrusovaAnna Shcherbakova Men Mark KondratiukMikhail KolyadaEvgeni Semenenko Pairs Anastasia Mishina & Aleksandr GalliamovAleksandra Boikova & Dmitrii KozlovskiiEvgenia Tarasova &Continue reading “Russian selections for 2022 European Championships announced”