Author Archives: Florentina Tone

Emmi Peltonen: “I always knew that skating was my thing”

…and how could she not? Emmi comes from a family where skating, in whichever form, reigns supreme. Last year, during the Olympics in South Korea, she made the news with being the third generation of…

Art on Ice 2019. Iconic skater says goodbye to iconic show

“Mon Amour, avant de m’en aller, je tenais à t’écrire ces mots depuis le perron de la gare. Une partie de mon coeur reste pour toujours à tes côtés…” Towards the end of his skate…

2019 Four Continents. A journey through emotions

This is exactly what it says it is: a journey through emotions. Small drops into the ocean, with Honda Center in Anaheim being the ocean, for this year’s edition of Four Continents Championships. So do…

Javier Fernández’s farewell – and the other big moments of the Europeans

Years and years from now, when thinking about 2019 Europeans, what will come to your mind first? You know the answer to this one: King of Europe saying goodbye to his people, loyal friends and…

Jason Brown: “I’m still scratching the surface of my potential”

This right here, Jason trusting there’s so much more he can offer to the world of skating, was the exact motivator of his coaching change last summer; of him leaving a world of familiarities and…