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”

Alexandra Trusova leads at the 2021 Skate America after short program

At the first stage of the International Skating Union (ISU) Grand Prix series event – the 2021 Skate America, Russian women unsurprisingly took the first three positions in the short program. 2021 World bronze medalist Alexandra Trusova was the top performer. Skating to music from the film Frida, Trusova began her routine with a doubleContinue reading “Alexandra Trusova leads at the 2021 Skate America after short program”

Vincent Zhou leads after short program at 2021 Skate America

The first stage of the 2021-2022 International Skating Union (ISU) Grand Prix Series began this week in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A. – the 2021 Skate America. After the short program, 2019 World bronze medalist Vincent Zhou took the lead of the men’s event ahead of second-placed 2018 Olympic silver medalist Shoma Uno and three-time WorldContinue reading “Vincent Zhou leads after short program at 2021 Skate America”

Las Vegas to host Skate America again

U.S. Figure Skating have announced that the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas will host the opening stage of the ISU Grand Prix series for the third consecutive year in 2021. The event will take place from October 22 to 24. All-session ticket packages will go on sale May 26; more information will be available atContinue reading “Las Vegas to host Skate America again”

2021 U.S. National Figure Skating Championships

The 2021 United States Figure Skating Championships will take place from January 11 to 21 at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. No audience will be allowed at the event. SCHEDULE Thursday; January 14 2:58PM – Pairs, short program5:58PM New York | 4:58PM Chicago 6:12PM – Ladies, short program9:12PM New York | 8:12PM ChicagoContinue reading “2021 U.S. National Figure Skating Championships”

Nathan Chen and Bradie Tennell lead Team Tara at Las Vegas Invitational

Two of the best American athletes Nathan Chen and Bradie Tennell led Tara Lipinski’s team to a $50,000 prize at U.S. Figure Skating’s newly created Las Vegas Invitational figure skating competition. Last month, U.S. Figure Skating announced a brand new event in order to provide their domestic skaters an extra opportunity to compete and earn money,Continue reading “Nathan Chen and Bradie Tennell lead Team Tara at Las Vegas Invitational”

U.S. Figure Skating Championship moved to Las Vegas

The 2021 U.S. Figure Skating Championship, originally scheduled to take place in San Jose, California, has been moved to Las Vegas, Nevada. U.S. Figure Skating successfully applied a bubble-style format for all athletes, coaches, judges, and other essential personnel at the first stage of the ISU Grand Prix series – Skate America. Therefore, the organizationContinue reading “U.S. Figure Skating Championship moved to Las Vegas”