Schedule and participants at the 2022 World Figure Skating Championships

The 2022 World Figure Skating Championships take place from March 23 to 27 at the Sud de France Arena in Montpellier, France and will determine the champions in the men’s, women’s, pairs’, and ice dance disciplines. None of the defending champions from last year will participate because Nathan Chen withdrew due to an injury priorContinue reading “Schedule and participants at the 2022 World Figure Skating Championships”

Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron win seventh French national title; Kevin Aymoz wins fifth

The final sets of medals were given out at the 2022 French Championships on Saturday – ice dancers Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron dominantly celebrated their seventh national title, while Kevin Aymoz presented a spectacular free skate performance to move from second place after the short program to win his fifth national gold medal. LeadersContinue reading “Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron win seventh French national title; Kevin Aymoz wins fifth”

Lea Serna retains French national title; Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron lead after rhythm dance

On the second day of the 2022 French Championships, the women’s title was determined and retained by Lea Serna, while the ice dance event began with the rhythm dance and Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron dominantly took the lead before tomorrow’s free dance. Leader after the short program, the 22-year-old Serna began her free skateContinue reading “Lea Serna retains French national title; Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron lead after rhythm dance”

Anna Shcherbakova recomposes to land quad flip and win gold, Yuma Kagiyama dominates at the ISU Grand Prix event in France

At the fifth stage of this season’s International Skating Union (ISU) Grand Prix series in France – the 2021 Internationaux de France – the expected favorites once again found ways to overcome all obstacles and celebrate the top prizes. 2021 World champion Anna Shcherbakova secured her spot at next month’s ISU Grand Prix Final withContinue reading “Anna Shcherbakova recomposes to land quad flip and win gold, Yuma Kagiyama dominates at the ISU Grand Prix event in France”

Loena Hendrickx ahead of Russians after short program, Boyang Jin leads men’s event

Following the last weekend’s dominant performances by all of the favorite, the first day of the third stage of this season’s International Skating Union (ISU) Grand Prix series – the 2021 Grand Prix of Italy – began with a few unexpected results – including Belgium’s Loena Hendrickx placing ahead of all the Russian women andContinue reading “Loena Hendrickx ahead of Russians after short program, Boyang Jin leads men’s event”

Papadakis and Cizeron lead at Finlandia Trophy after rhythm dance

At the International Skating Union (ISU) Challenger series competition in Finland – the 2021 Finlandia Trophy, four-time World champions in ice dance Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron made a successful return onto the international stage by taking the lead after their rhythm dance performance, over two points ahead of two-time World medalists Madison Chock andContinue reading “Papadakis and Cizeron lead at Finlandia Trophy after rhythm dance”

Results at Master’s de Patinage

At the Master’s de Patinage – an annual figure skating test competition in France – Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron received a score that is higher than the world record, Adam Siao Him Fa took the victory in the men’s event, and Mad’a Mazzara won the women’s event. Papadakis and Cizeron received a score ofContinue reading “Results at Master’s de Patinage”

Wesley Chiu wins at ISU Junior Grand Prix event in France

North Americans have been dominant at the first two staged of the 2021-2022 International Skating Union (ISU) Junior Grand Prix stages, both of which have been held in Courchevel, France without any Russian representatives due to the ongoing COVID-19 issues. Canadian figure skater Wesley Chiu entered the free skate of the junior men’s discipline withContinue reading “Wesley Chiu wins at ISU Junior Grand Prix event in France”

Isabeau Levito wins gold at ISU Junior Grand Prix series event

At the second stage of the 2021-2022 International Skating Union (ISU) Junior Grand Prix series event, in Courchevel, reigning United States junior national champion Isabeau Levito firmly won the gold medal and brought the Americans a second consecutive win in the junior women’s discipline this season. Levito began her performance with four jumping elements whichContinue reading “Isabeau Levito wins gold at ISU Junior Grand Prix series event”

United States goes three for three in Courchevel

The United States enjoyed a successful outing this week at the opening stage of the International Skating Union (ISU) Junior Grand Prix series – winning three gold medals (as well as one silver and one bronze medals) in three contested disciplines. In the final, ice dance, event, American skaters Katarina Wolfkostin and Jeffrey Chen ranContinue reading “United States goes three for three in Courchevel”