Monthly Archives: March 2015

“Mama”: a magical story, featuring three Olympic champions

Of course, for Russia it’s a common thing to have an Olympic champion – or more – in a figure skating gala; the country has tens of skaters winning gold at the Olympics over the…

Antonio Najarro: „I treat skaters like real dancers”

For the world of dance, Antonio Najarro is a renowned flamenco dancer and choreographer – and, since 2011, the director of the Ballet Nacional de España. But for the figure skating aficionados, he is, above…

Xiaoyu Yu and Yang Jin in Tallinn: Veni, vidi, vici

You better learn these names, Xiaoyu Yu and Yang Jin, because they’ll definitely have a say in the years to come – they already have. The Chinese looking up to the 2010 Olympic champions Xue…

Anna Yanovskaya and Sergey Mozgov danced their way to the gold in Tallinn

Looking at Anna and Sergey, all happy and proud, on the podium in Tallinn, at this year’s edition of the Junior Worlds, one could easily sense their satisfaction; after all, this has been a golden…

“Ice Stories”: a figure skating gala to welcome spring in St. Petersburg

Yuko Kavaguti and Alexander Smirnov, Adelina Sotnikova, Maxim Kovtun, Ivan Righini and many skaters from Elena Berezhnaya’s “St. Petersburg Ice Theatre” were all in Yubileyny Sports Palace, on March 6th, in a figure skating show…