Monthly Archives: November 2015

An out of this world Yuzuru Hanyu broke record after record in Nagano

Let me put it this way: is there a record Yuzuru Hanyu can’t break? After this year’s edition of NHK Trophy in Japan, the answer is a definite No. The 20-year-old skater from Sendai (he’ll…

Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu enters history. Again.

He owned the previous World record score for the short program, Yuzuru Hanyu, with the 101.45 points awarded to him in Sochi, at 2014 Olympics – but after a stunning, jaw-dropping routine at NHK Trophy…

2015 Ice Challenge: an important stop to many top skaters

At the end of October, the city of Graz (Austria) hosted Ice Challenge, its annual figure skating international competition and, since 2014-2015 season, one of the 10 events forming the ISU Challenger Series. With skaters…

The stars of 2010 Europeans returned to Tallinn for „Kings on Ice”

On the evening of October 18th, one could notice a long line in front of the freshly built Tondiraba Ice Hall in Tallinn, Estonia; that impressive was the line that the event had to be…

Unfinished business at 2015 Trophée Eric Bompard

Never in the history of the Grand Prix Series was an event stopped midway; but then again never in the last couple of years has the world been so troubled; and the peace sign on…