July 22, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Philadelphia postcards: Cain is able but not willing: Vocals inspire Miner, Peng; Barabé’s Quebec skaters show up in force – by Lynn Rutherford, IceNetwork News

    Backstage at Philadelphia Summer Championships – Source, IceNetwork Photo Galleries

    Green light for Ingo Steuer – Source, MDR.de

    The 11 Most Insane Lyrics From the Tonya Harding Musical (Yes, There Is a Tonya Harding Musical) – by John Boone and Holly Passalaqua, EOnline.com

    2014 Glacier Falls Summer Classic Schedule, July 30-Aug. 3, Anaheim, CA – Source, GlacierFalls.com

    Expanding Your Library: 6.0 Must Have Canadian Figure Skating Books – by Ryan Stevens, Skateguard1.blogspot.com

    Righini finds skating rebirth after switching to Italy: Former Russian skater has high hopes for upcoming season, future – by Vladislav Luchianov, IceNetwork News

    Entries for the season’s first Junior Grand Prix in Courchevel, France, are published on the ISU website – Source, ISUResults.com

    Student Sets the Ice on Fire! – Source, TempleofPoi blog

July 21, 2014

July 20, 2014

July 19, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Saturday, July 19, 2014

    PyeongChang 2018 Launches Construction of Ice Venues at Gangneung Coastal Cluster – Source, Around The Rings

    U.S. Olympic Museum and Hall of Fame Signs Agreement with the U.S. Olympic Committee – Source, Around The Rings

    Results and Starting Orders 2014 Philadelphia Summer Championships – Source, Unseen Skaters Online

    Figure skater, photographer, now game developer, Lisa Bettany keeps on creating – Source, Digital Trends

    Figure skating club to host fundraisers – Source, The Lakeland Times

    Carmel Catholic Figure Skating Star Wins $500 for School’s Athletic Department – Source, Chicago Tribune

    Midwest Figure Skaters Gather in Glenview for Competition: The U. S. Figure Skating sanctioned competition is free for spectators – by Emily Stone, Glenview Patch

    Review of “Sequins and Scandals” – Essays About Figure Skating by M.G. Piety, by Jo Ann Schneider Farris, About.com Figure Skating

    2014 Philadelphia Summer Championships: Friday results/photo links & today’s Sr Ladies FS starting order – Source, UnseenSkaters.com

    Denney, Coughlin building on bronze – by Christie Sausa, Lake Placid News

July 18, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Friday, July 18, 2014

    Aldridge and Eaton make switch to Zoueva – by Paula Slater, Golden Skate News

    Interview With Zabato Bebe – by Ryan Stevens, Skateguard1.blogspot.com

    Summer figure skating camp with Akop Manoukain – Source, Casper Journal

    Lakeland Figure skating club to host fundraisers – Source, The Lakeland Times

    Ground broken for $16M rink, gymnastics facility in 19th Ward – by Steve Metsch, Southtown Star

    The 1981 Canadian Championships In Halifax – by Ryan Stevens, Skateguard1.blogspot.com

    Summary Sheets for Well-Balanced Program Requirements now pubished at U.S. Figure Skating – Source, usfigureskating.org

    ISU Challenger Series 2014-2015: 2014 Lombardia Trophy Announcement – Source, ISU.org

    Pensgen thrives on being in the eye of the storm: Former U.S. senior competitor returns to upstate New York roots – by Lois Elfman, IceNetwork News

    Japan Skating Federation’s international assignments announced – Source, Information post by ‘NMURA’ @ FSU

July 17, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Thursday, July 17, 2014

    Figure skating champion Plushenko claims he was approached to skate for United States – Source, WesterlyNews.ca via AP

    Another pair gone: Zhang, Bartholomay split: U.S. silver medalists go separate ways following Olympic campaign – Source, IceNetwork News

    Felicia Zhang and Nathan Bartholomay end partnership – Source, U.S. Figure Skating

    Olympic figure skaters Zhang, Bartholomay dissolve partnership – by Sherry Wight, San Francisco Olympic Examiner

    Craig Buntin turns to technology to advance sport – by Beverley Smith, Skate Canada

    Daria Popova: “The ice will judge everybody” – by Oxana Shkrebtienko, Absolute Skating

    The Inside Edge: Programs with vocals on the way: Use of music with lyrics opens up new possibilities; Weddings abound – by Sarah S. Brannen and Drew Meekins, IceNetwork News

    Mirai Nagasu stars in Sun Valley on Ice: Former U.S. women’s queen is next – Source, Idaho Mountain Express & Guide

    Carmel Catholic Figure Skating Star Wins $500 for School’s Athlete Department – Source, Chicago Tribune

    Siblings in Skating #5: Alina & Kseniya Ponomaryova – Source, Ice-Dance.com

July 16, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Wednesday, July 16, 2014

    US Figure Skating International Selection Pool 2014 – 2015 – Source, Ice Musings

    Interview With Jayson Dénommée – by Ryan Stevens, Skateguard1.blogspot.ca

    Breaking the ice with Alexandra the great – by Danielle Roth, Israel Hayom

    What is iCoachSkating? Is iCoachSkating.com right for you? – Source, iCoachSkating.com

    Not slowing down: Joubert giving pairs a shot: After long singles career, French legend teams with Katarina Gerboldt – by Jean-Christophe Berlot, IceNetwork News

    How Karrie fought back from a debilitating illness – Source, Lancashire Evening Post

    Local teen vying to be queen: Julia Rowland, 15, is a competitive figure skater and Florida Miss Junior Teen Queen – Source, NBC2.com

    Haguenauer finds new horizons in Canada – by Vladislav Luchianov, World Figure Skating

    Vasilisa Davankova and Alexander Enbert: An AllSport Interview (use google translator) – Source, AllSport.ru

    Skate Canada’s 2014 Autumn Classic International Official Announcement – Source, ISU

    Keegan Messing to skate for/in Canada – Source, An Information post from ‘Sylvia’ @ FSU

    2014 Skate Detroit Schedule of Events – Source, Detroit Skating Club

July 15, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Tuesday, July 15, 2014

    USA’s Tyler Pierce makes senior debut in California – by Paula Slater, Golden Skate News

    World champ figure skater Brian Joubert eyes switch to Russian pairs – by Nick Zaccardi, NBC OlympicTalk

    Coach Tom Z Interview with Michael Buckley! (video) – Source, Youtube.com

    What Makes a Great Recreational and/or Social Ice Dancer? – by Jo Ann Schneider Farris, About.com Figure Skating

    Skater Oksana Baiul ordered to pay NY legal fees – Source, The Bellingham Herald

    Figure Skater Baiul To Pay NBC’s Fees After ‘Wild’ Claims Axed – by Kurt Orzeck, Law360.com

    Olympic Skater Oksana Baiul ordered to pay legal fees in NBC lawsuit – Source, ABC7News.com

    Making dreams come true with Skate Dance Dream – by Gina Capellazzi, Figure Skaters Online

    Japan Skating Federation publishes Skaters Rankings for 2014-15 season – Source, An Information Post by ‘NMURA’ @ FSU

    Hanyu will compete at Finlandia Trophy 2014 (Oct. 10-12)and update on final ladies spot at NHK Trophy mentioned as unfilled in this article, goes to Riona Kato (use google translator) – Source, Nikkei.com

July 14, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Monday, July 14, 2014

    That Was The Week That Was In Figure Skating (7-13 July 2014) – Source, Europe On Ice – Blog

    Triangle figure skaters look forward to crossing paths with their idols at the 2015 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Greensboro – by Virginia Bridges, Raleigh News Observer

    Brian Joubert: “In fact, to lose, I do not have time” In this article Brian Joubert has confirmed that he has been contracted to appear in the French version of “Dancing With The Stars” from September – Source, Winter Sport-express.ru

    Brian Joubert?: Video message from Moscow – Source, Youtube.com

    Carolina Kostner: „I had to go back to my roots to find peace in my skating” – by Florentina Tone, Inside Skating

    An Evening On Ice, Saturday, July 19th hosted by Tai Babilonia & Randy Gardner – Source, The Rink

    Interested in the technical requirements for the 2014-2015 season? Check them out here! – Source, USFigureSkating.org

    What to do with hot bored kids? Summer Learn to Ice Skate Camp! – Source, Kendall Ice Arena

    Join me at the Philadelphia Summer Championships on July 15 & 16, and get your copy of Push Dick’s Button! – Source, IceWorks Skating Club

    Canadians merging figure skating with the digital app world – by Beverley Smith, SkateCanada.ca

July 13, 2014