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”

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”

Official song of World Figure Skating Championships

On Monday, the Swedish Figure Skating Association and the International Skating Union (ISU) announced that Swedish singer Måns Zelmerlöw and Russian singer Polina Gagarina will perform the official song of the 2021 World Figure Skating Championships. Zelmerlöw – winner of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest – and Gagarina – runner-up at the same event –Continue reading “Official song of World Figure Skating Championships”