Category Archives: Bratislava 2016

Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron: that’s how diamonds are made

“Restez bien dans votre bulle” [Stay in your bubble], coach Romain Haguenauer advises Gabriella and Guillaume seconds before his students take the ice for their free dance at this year’s edition of the Europeans. The…

2016 Europeans: flying on the wings of Waltz

The Europeans in Bratislava are already history – but what a joyous, colorful history, unfolding its layers in front of our eyes… We’re on January 28 again, and the last group of dancers is ready…

2016 Europeans: the comeback of the stars in the pairs event

An air of the Olympics might have crept into Ondrej Nepela Arena in Bratislava on January 29, when Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov, gold medalists in Sochi, took the ice for their short program. Add…

2016 Europeans: a flamenco bailarín and other photo stories

You may want to relive the emotions of the men’s short program in Bratislava, at this year’s edition of the Europeans. If it is indeed so, we’re giving you the chance to do exactly that:…

2016 Europeans: a photo recap of the ladies’ short program

No better preparation for the ladies’ free skate tonight than a (photo)recap of the previous event: here they are, some of the ladies in Bratislava, skating their short programs. Photos by Natasha Ponarina. Evgenia Medvedeva…