August 1, 2014

July 31, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Thursday, July 31, 2014

    U.S. pairs figure skaters throw unusual ceremonial first pitch (video) – Source,

    Aaron prepares for battle by returning to his roots: 2013 U.S. champ tries to bounce back after missing out on Olympic berth – by Nick McCarvel, IceNetwork News

    Seeking more consistency, Amodio tones down act: Flashy Frenchman collaborates with Bourzat, returns to first coach – by Lynn Rutherford, IceNetwork News

    Moore’s musings: Ice dancers take over Lake Placid: Michigan skater checks in from annual competition in upstate New York – by Holly Moore, IceNetwork News

    Michael Christian Martinez to compete in Grand Prix of Figure Skating – Source, GMA News

    Ice dancer Christopher Davis comfortable in his skates – by Dan Irons, Evanston Sun Times

    Shoma Uno is landing a Quad Toe as shown here at Japan’s National Team Training Camp (video) – Source,’s Coverage of the 2014 Lake Placid Ice Dance Championships – Source,

    2014 Asian Open FS Trophy in Taipei City, August 6-10: The first ISU-sanctioned international competition of the new season – Source, Information thread started by ‘Sylvia’ @ FSU

    The 89th Annual Middle Atlantic Championships Sept 11 – 14, 2014 Information – Source, The Skating Club of New York

July 30, 2014

July 29, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Glenn impresses in Detroit, but skater not satisfied: Taking advice of Ward, 14-year-old uses ‘fierce’ attitude in programs – by Lynn Rutherford, IceNetwork News

    Skating Legend in McKinney: Olympic Skating Legend Todd Eldredge hopes to turn out the next generation of stars. He’s taking to the ice in McKinney (video) – Source, My Fox

    Jeremy Abbott’s message to fans from the Tour ‘The Ice’ in Osaka, Japan – Source,

    Romain Haguenauer: A New Era – French Coach Relocates to Montréal – by Ruby Pratka, International Figure Skating

    Check out these behind-the-scenes pictures from Icenetwork from Skate Detroit last weekend – Source, IceNetwork Photo Galleries

    Grace, Tenacity, Humor (Meeting Tenley Albright) – by Paula Kiger, Perspicacity blog

    Figure skating event sponsors poster competition – Source, High Point Enterprise

    American Figure Skater Johnny Weir Acts A Concubine Role – by Xu Fei,

    Vaytsekhovskaya’s interview with Buyanova `Don’t impose your taste on your skaters’ – Source, A translation post by ‘TAHbKA’ @ Figure Skating Universe

    2014 Glacier Falls Summer Classic, July 30-Aug. 3, Anaheim, CA Website and Schedule links – Source, Information post by ‘Sylvia’ @ FSU

July 28, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Monday, July 28, 2014

    Kim Yu-na Gets Coaching Qualification – Source, The Chosunilbo

    2014 Artistry on Ice: “Love is Life” – by Shuyi Sun, IFS Magazine

    Figure Skating Meets Television: The Ice Palace And Stars On Ice – by Ryan Stevens,

    Dutch Figure Skating: Stichting Kunstrijden Nederland Website (use google translatro) – Source,

    With a greatful heart: Kansas City Skater dedicates tribute to Doctors, Nurses, Therapists, Family and Friends – by Joanne Vassallo, IceNetwork News

    Michelle Kwan stars in husband’s political ad: Kwan’s husband, Clay Pell, running for governor in Rhode Island – by Ashley Killough,

    Michelle Kwan: Watch her “Dream Big” video for #Nanjing2014 – Source, 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games

    Ice Artistry: Shanghai performance of “Farewell My Concubine featuring Johnny Weir and Hao Zhang – Source,

    Jordan Moeller aims for strong senior season – by Paula Slater, Golden Skate News

    Interview With Kaetlyn Osmond – by Ryan Stevens,

July 27, 2014

July 26, 2014

  • Great America 2014 San Jose Skaters Fun Time

    Enjoy this fun and entertaining video from the creative mind of 2014 U.S. Nationals Ladie Silver Medalist, Polina Edmunds.

  • Skating Articles on Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Skaters savor experiences in Lake Placid – Source, Skating Magazine

    Sun Valley Summer Ice Skating Championships Underway – by DeSiree Fawn,

    Olympian Lawrence taking year off – by Chris Jaster, Brandon Sun

    Obituary: In Memory of Lefki Isabel Terzakis – Source,

    The Winning Bid gets to Experience a day in the life of a U.S. Olympic Hopeful during U.S. Figure Skating’s Champs Camp in Colorado Springs, August 23 – 26, 2014 -Details @ Source,

    Michael Weiss Reaches a Milestone: Ice Champions LIVE! Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary – by Ruby Pratka,

    With a Grateful Heart: Kansas City Skater Dedicates Tribute to Doctors, Nurses, Therapists, Family and Friends – by by Joanne Vassallo Jamrosz,

    Fans Overwhelm Julia Lipnitskaia With Ideas For Her Free Skating Program – Source, RiaNovosti

    Edwards and Pang emerge with new confidence – by Paula Slater, Golden Skate News

    Coaches named for Canada Games figure skating team – Source, The Chronicle Herald