2022 Canadian national figure skating champions determined in Ottawa

The 2022 Canadian Figure Skating Championships concluded tonight in Ottawa with champions being determined in all four disciplines. Bronze medalist at the last Canadian Nationals, Madeline Schizas won her first national title by almost twenty-eight points. The 18-year-old from Ontario entered the competition as the likely favorite, having placed thirteenth at last year’s World ChampionshipsContinue reading “2022 Canadian national figure skating champions determined in Ottawa”

Results of Canadian Figure Skating Championships after first day

Women; results after short program: Madeline Schizas – 72.05 Véronik Mallet – 59.35 Gabrielle Daleman 58.48 Michelle Long – 57.14 Emily Bausback – 56.82 Alison Schumacher – 56.38 Katherine Medland-Spence – 55.74 Amanda Tobin – 53.39 Alicia Pineault – 50.31 Sara-Maude Dupuis – 50.18 Leah Lee – 48.64 Angel Green – 48.39 Lia Pereira –Continue reading “Results of Canadian Figure Skating Championships after first day”

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 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”

Keegan Messing leads at Finlandia Trophy after short program

Canadian Keegan Messing was the third performer of the short program at the International Skating Union (ISU) Challenger Series competition in Finland, the 2021 Finlandia Trophy, and maintained the lead throughout the evening. The 29-year-old Messing began his routine with a quad toe loop-double toe loop, and later landed a triple axel and a tripleContinue reading “Keegan Messing leads at Finlandia Trophy after short program”