Monthly Archives: November 2013

Rostelecom Cup: the girl with the butterflies

Leaving aside the controversy in the ice dancing event at Cup of Russia, here’s a subjective list of good and bad in Luzhniki arena in Moscow, at the end of the last week; a personal…

Daisuke Takahashi won’t be able to defend his title at the Grand Prix Final in Fukuoka

The news came as a shock in the evening of 28th of November in Japan: according to a personal message of Daisuke Takahashi, published on his blog hosted by Kansai University Ice Skating club’s website,…

The men’s event at 2013 TEB: the star of the crowd was the Japanese wonder boy, Yuzuru Hanyu

It rained Winnie-the-Poohs in Palais Omnisports de Bercy in the men’s short program event: tens of yellow teddy bears flew over the ice at the end of Yuzuru Hanyu’s routine. The Japanese wonder boy nailed…

The ice dancing event at TEB: tears of disappointment for Nathalie Péchalat

At the end of the ice dancing event at Trophée Eric Bompard there were Nathalie’s tears – and it was sad to see that beautiful skater on the verge of falling into pieces while staying…