Author Archives: Florentina Tone

A journey through Carolina Kostner’s emotions at 2018 Worlds: “4th place is bitter, but it doesn’t define who I am, it doesn’t define my career”

In the press conference room in Milan, at the end of the ladies event, the effervescence among the medalists, the media is really palpable, and rightfully so: Kaetlyn Osmond has just won the first World…

Gabriella Papadakis, Guillaume Cizeron: “Listen to the music. It’s not something easy or obvious to do, but it’s beautiful, uplifting and really inspiring”

This interview with Gabriella and Guillaume is like a Polaroid picture of their season. You can see in it the joy and the relief of finding the perfect music for the free dance, and even…

Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje: “This medal far outweighs gold, silver, bronze, anything! It’s so special, and we’re so happy”

One couldn’t have wished for a better time for this interview. A day after their bronze medal in Milan, when the taste of comeback on the World podium had been savoured, but the enthusiasm and…

Art on Ice 2018: good home for champions

You know as well as we do: Art on Ice is always a treat, for both the skaters and the audience – and this year’s edition was no exception. And we are bringing you all…

Valentina Marchei and Ondrej Hotarek: “We’re trying to sell it in a different way – and leave our mark”

What’s the purpose of all this, and aren’t you too old to do it, people asked Valentina Marchei and Ondrej Hotarek when they decided to give it a try as a pair. But here’s the…