Jason Brown wins at the Finlandia Trophy

At the International Skating Union (ISU) Challenger Series competition in Finland – the 2021 Finlandia Trophy, Jason Brown was tied for the lead after the short program and managed to claim gold with a free skate performance skating to music from Schindler’s List. Brown did not attempt a quad in his routine and even completedContinue reading “Jason Brown wins at the Finlandia Trophy”

Alysa Liu wins Nebelhorn Trophy and earns third spot for the U.S. at Olympics

Two-time United States national champion Alysa Liu celebrated a third victory, at the 2021 Nebelhorn Trophy, in her debut international senior level season and completed her task of securing a third spot for her country, in the women’s discipline, at the 2022 Winter Olympics. The 16-year-old Californian popped her opening axel attempt but completed theContinue reading “Alysa Liu wins Nebelhorn Trophy and earns third spot for the U.S. at Olympics”

Alysa Liu leads after short program at Nebelhorn Trophy

Two-time national champion Alysa Liu is attempting to earn the United States a third spot in the 2022 Winter Olympics and is heading in the right direction as she leads the final qualifying competition – the 2021 Nebelhorn Trophy – after the short program. The 16-year-old American began her performance with a successful double axelContinue reading “Alysa Liu leads after short program at Nebelhorn Trophy”

Vincent Zhou leads after short program at Nebelhorn Trophy

At the 2021 Nebelhorn Trophy – the final qualifying event for the 2022 Winter Olympics – Vincent Zhou took a huge step forward by taking the lead after the short program as he competes to earn the United States a third spot in the men’s discipline. Skating to Vincent by Josh Groban, the 2019 WorldContinue reading “Vincent Zhou leads after short program at Nebelhorn Trophy”

Alexandra Trusova wins at U.S. International Classic

Two-time World Junior champion Alexandra Trusova attempted four quads at the U.S. International Figure Skating Classic in Norwood, Massachusetts and ended up as the winner of the competition. The 17-year-old Russian figure skater fell on her opening quad Salchow but landed her following quad Salchow. After a double axel-triple toe loop combination, Trusova doubled aContinue reading “Alexandra Trusova wins at U.S. International Classic”

Michal Brezina wins at U.S. International Classic

31-year-old Michal Brezina began his 2021-2022 season with a victory at the U.S. International Classic in Norwood, Massachusetts – his first gold medal in an international competition since winning at the Hellmut Seibt Memorial in February of 2015. The multiple-time Czech national champion and three-time Olympian began his free skate performance with a quad SalchowContinue reading “Michal Brezina wins at U.S. International Classic”

Alexandra Trusova leads at U.S. Classic after short program

In her first competition of the season, the 2021 U.S. International Classic, two-time World Junior champion Alexandra Trusova attempted a triple axel in the short program and holds the lead as she’s next expected to deliver a quad-filled free skate tomorrow. The 17-year-old Russian fell on the axel attempt but successfully completed a triple flipContinue reading “Alexandra Trusova leads at U.S. Classic after short program”

Michal Brezina leads U.S. Classic after short program

During the first day of the 2021 U.S. International Figure Skating Classic, 31-year-old Michal Brezina of the Czech Republic took the lead of the men’s competition after a clean short program performance. Brezina began his routine with a quad Salchow and later completed a triple flip-double toe loop combination. He then landed a triple axel.Continue reading “Michal Brezina leads U.S. Classic after short program”

Alysa Liu wins at Lombardia Trophy

This weekend, two-time U.S. national champion Alysa Liu won her second senior level international competition in Bergamo, Italy. A winner of the Cranberry Cup International last month, the 16-year-old took the gold medal in her first International Skating Union (ISU) Challenger Series competition today – the Lombardia Trophy. Liu landed a triple axel to startContinue reading “Alysa Liu wins at Lombardia Trophy”

Alysa Liu leads at Lombardia Trophy after short program

At the first International Skating Union (ISU) Challenger Series competition of the 2021-2022 season, the Lombardia Trophy, two-time United States national champion Alysa Liu was first in the short program event and will have a twelve-point lead heading into the free skate event to decide the winner. Already a winner at the Cranberry Cup InternationalContinue reading “Alysa Liu leads at Lombardia Trophy after short program”