October 20, 2014

October 19, 2014

October 18, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Saturday, October 18, 2014

    ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2014 Preview – Source, ISU.org

    Nam Nguyen eyeing Canadian men’s figure skating title this season – by Lori Ewing, The Globe and Mail

    6 Things I Learned About Mental Toughness From Competitive Figure Skating – by Katrina Hacker, MindBodyGreen.com

    Isabelle Olsson wants to make a mark – by Eva Maria Jangbro, Absolute Skating

    Brian Joubert: “It was a very good moment for me to stop competing” – by Florentina Tone, Inside Skating

    Future engineer, competitive skater sees science behind his sport’s art – Source, Engineering.Vanderbilt.edu

    After ‘Riverdance’: What’s next for the next big thing: U.S. silver medalist Brown goes in different direction with new programs – by Amy Rosewater, IceNetwork News

    Boston’s Rockefeller Center? Ice rink may come to City Hall Plaza – by Andrew Ryan, The Boston Globe

    Airdrie school girl targets Winter Olympics after winning figure skating event – by Colin Paterson, Daily Record UK

    Tarah Kayne and Daniel O’Shea Withdraw from Grand Prix Series Events – Source, U.S. Figure Skating

    Skating With Anne Boleyn’s Ghost: The Royal Menagerie And The Tower Of London – by Ryan Stevens, Skateguard1.blogspot.com

October 17, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Friday, October 17, 2014

    Skating success just beginning of Davis’ dream year: Ice dancer named WSF’s Sportswoman of the Year in team sport category – by Nick McCarvel, IceNetwork News

    A Double Axel Dinner Party: Recipes Inspired By Figure Skaters – by Ryan Stevens, Skateguard1.blogspot.ca

    Edward Villella, famed ballet dancer, gives ice choreography a whirl – by Sheila Ann Feeney, AM New York

    Interview With Tim Koleto – by Ryan Stevens, Skateguard1.blogspot.com

    Champions abound in Barrie at the 2014 Autumn Classic International – by Beverley Smith, SkateCanada.ca

    Figure skating championship wraps up in Barrie – by Heather Butts, CTV News Barrie

    Canada qualifies four entries for ISU Junior Grand Prix Final – Source, SkateCanada.ca

    Gracie Gold calls audible, adds lyrics for post-Olympic season – by Rachel Lutz, NBC OlympicTalk

    Lu Chen shows tour in China 2014: Yagudin, Czisny, Candeloro – Source, Information post by ‘NONKO’ @ FSU

    2014 Skate America Full practice and event schedule – Source, ISUResults.com

October 16, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Thursday, October 16, 2014

    Meryl Davis Wins Women’s Foundation’s Sportswoman of the Year Award – Source,US Figure Skating on Facebook

    Miner in control at Autumn International Classic: Wang in second after ladies short; Calalang, Sidhu sit second in pairs – Source, IceNetwork News

    At last — Hilton HHonors Skate America puts Chicago back in figure skating spotlight – by Lewis Lazare, Chicago Business Journal

    Autumn International Classic to kick off in Barrie: Team USA sends 13 skaters to final tune-up before Grand Prix – Source, IceNetwork News

    Duhamel and Radford, Daleman lead after short programs at Skate Canada Autumn International – by Louis Daignault, SkateCanada.ca

    Kristi Yamaguchi’s Golden Moment Show Nov. 2, 2014 at SAP Center in San Jose – Source, AsianWeek.com

    Strongsville ice dancer uses failure to win national championship (photo gallery and video) – by Bob Sandrick, Cleveland.com

    Canada lands Russian pairs figure skater – Source, The New Zealand Herald

    Russian figure skater to switch allegiance and compete for Canada Source, CTV News

    Milton: Pairs skater Dylan Moscovitch finds Russian partner – by Steve Milton, The Hamilton Spectator

    Max Aaron seeks redemption at Worlds – by Amy Rosewater, ESPNW

    Gracie Gold prepares to bring her A-game – by Michelle Kennedy, Seattle Figure Skating Examiner

October 15, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Wednesday, October 15, 2014

    Takahashi announces retirement from competition: Olympic bronze medalist, world champion leaves behind grand legacy – Source, IceNetwork News

    Japan’s legend Takahashi announces retirement – Source, World Figure Skating

    The end of an era: Daisuke Takahashi retired from competitive skating – by Florentina Tone, Inside Skating

    Abbott comes back to settle unfinished business: Skater puts Olympic letdown behind him, eyes first career world medal – by Amy Rosewater, IceNetwork News

    Top Junior Skaters go to ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final – Source, ISU.org

    13 Athletes to Represent Team USA at 2014 Autumn International Classic – Source, U.S. Figure Skating

    Contribution of the IOC and of sports bodies essential to Switzerland, says Ueli Maurer – Source, Olympic.org

    Jeremy Abbott, rebuilt and motivated, begins 10th season – by Nick Zaccardi, NBC OlympicTalk

    Ten Things You May Not Know About The World of Figure Skating – by Jo Ann Schneider Farris, Figure Skating About.com

    Fairfield’s Edwards Pond: Witchcraft Trials And Ice Skating – by Ryan Stevens, Skateguard1.blogspot.com

    Meryl Davis, Charlie White look to uncertain future in ice dancing – by Nick Zaccardi, NBCOlympicTalk.com

October 14, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Tuesday, October 14, 2014

    2014 Hilton HHonors Skate America IceNetwork Live Webcast Schedule – Source, IceNetwork.com

    Daisuke Takahashi: Trailblazer Takes a Timeout – Tatjana Flade, IFS Magazine

    Interview With Harry Mattick – by Ryan Stevens, Skateguard1.blogspot.ca

    Torvill and Dean: Revelations from autobiography ‘Our Life on Ice’ – Source, Nottingham Post

    Skate Canada 2014 Autumn Classic International Competition Schedule and Starting Orders (To be posted Oct. 14) – Source, SkateCanada.ca

    Qualified for the final numbers and the eighteenth edition of the Junior Grand Prix (use Google Translator) – Source, Neveitalia.it

    Adam Rippon wins silver at Finlandia Trophy – Source, Figure Skaters Online

    Nathan Chen wins silver at Junior Grand Prix Croatia – Source, Figure Skaters Online

    NYC’s Most Touristy Ice Rink is Officially Open – Source, Jaunted.com

    Charlène Guignard/Marco Fabbri: “We are not going to play it safe during this post-Olympic season” – by Laura Sciarrillo, SnowAlps.com

    The firm intention of figure Daisuke Takahashi retired (use google translation) – Source, 3.NHK.or.jp

    World’s best headed to Lethbridge – by Nick Kuhl, Lethbridge Herald

October 13, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Monday, October 13, 2014

    New Canadian pairs team Rau and Arcieri debut in Tallinn – by Paula Slater, Golden Skate News

    Gold medal-winning ice dancers ditch classical routine for edge in upcoming Holiday Moments on Ice show – by Tom Szaroleta, The Florida Times-Union

    Hundreds of skaters take to the ice in Traverse City – by Mara Thompson, UpNorthLive.com

    Russia sweeps gold medals on last day at Finlandia: Rippon wins free, wrangles silver; Cannuscio, McManus claim bronze – Source, IceNetwork News

    Is your child ready to strap on the ice skates? – by Kevin Rakas, PressConnects.com

    2015 Southwest Pacific Regional Championships Starting Orders and Results Page – Source, IceNetwork.com

    2015 Eastern Great Lakes Regional Championships Starting Orders and Results Page – Source, IceNetwork.com

    2015 North Atlantic Regional Figure Skating Championships Starting Orders and Results Page – Source, IceNetwork.com

    ISU Challenger Series Ranking 2014/2015: Men – Source, ISUResults.com

    ISU Challenger Series Ranking 2014/2015: Ladies – Source, ISUResults.com

    ISU Challenger Series Ranking 2014/2015: Pairs – Source, ISUResults.com

    ISU Challenger Series Ranking 2014/2015: Ice Dance – Source, ISUResults.com

October 12, 2014

October 11, 2014

  • Skating Articles on Saturday, October 11, 2014

    Chen jumps in front of ladies field at JGP Croatia: Nathan Chen third in men’s; Liu, Johnson in striking distance after short – by Michael Terry, IceNetwork News

    Cup of ‘Cro: Pogrebinsky, Benoit blog from Zagreb: U.S. ice dancers share experiences from Croatia’s Junior Grand Prix event – by Elliana Pogrebinsky and Alex Benoit, IceNetwork News

    Why Japanese fans love Jeremy Abbott – by Michelle Kennedy, Seattle Figure Skating Examiner

    Calmar Figure Skating Club focusing on fun, set for 41st season – Source, Devon Dispatch

    Figure Skating: Holding up well – Source, Otago Daily Times

    The Inside Edge: Wagner debuts free at Japan Open: Experimental judging system proves complicated at Nebelhorn Trophy – by Sarah S. Brannen and Drew Meekins, IceNetwork News

    Two seventh place finishes for Canada at ISU Junior Grand Prix – by Louis Daignault, SkateCanada.ca

    Dundrum On Ice Learn To Skate Lessons Full – Source, Ice Skating Association of Ireland

    Sonia Bianchetti: “I would give more points for the quality, not the difficulty” – by Titanilla Bod, Absolute Skating

    Lawyer gives approval to trial of PIA adult skating program – by Val Smith Punsky, Portland Figure Skating Examiner