Anna Shcherbakova leads at Worlds after short program

The 2021 World Figure Skating Championships began in Stockholm this week and the first competitions got underway today. A highly anticipated ladies’ short program event opened the competition with a very strong and competitive field of athletes. Leader heading into the free skate is Anna Shcherbakova. Three-time Russian national champion Shcherbakova is among the favoritesContinue reading “Anna Shcherbakova leads at Worlds after short program”

Russian figure skaters fly to World Championships

The athletes who will be representing the Figure Skating Federation of Russia at the 2021 World Figure Skating Championships finished their training camp in Novogorsk and boarded a charter flight to Stockholm today. Only the figure skaters, their coaches, doctors, as well as federation officials and Channel One journalists are onboard the Boeing 737 –Continue reading “Russian figure skaters fly to World Championships”

Schedule and participants at the 2021 World Figure Skating Championships

The 2021 World Figure Skating Championships will take place from March 24 to 28 at the Ericsson Globe in Stockholm. Sweden’s capital will host the World Championships for the first time since 1947. In 1976 and 2008, the Swedish city of Gothenburg hosted the competition. This year, the World Championships will determine the entry quotasContinue reading “Schedule and participants at the 2021 World Figure Skating Championships”