Category Archives: INTERVIEWS

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…

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…

Brian Orser: “As a mature skater, you’re not gonna win every competition. Pick your battles”

No doubt about it: interviewing Brian Orser is always a precious, insightful experience, a door opened to his mind and work philosophy. And this particular conversation, taking place in Moscow, during this year’s edition of…

Evgenia Medvedeva: “I want to reach my full potential and become the best possible version of myself”

This is a season of change for Evgenia Medvedeva – taking her career into her own hands after the Olympics in PyeongChang and moving to Canada to train with Brian Orser. But change can make…

Elena Ilinykh: a new life, with the same old passion for skating

Looking for someone madly in love with skating? Who can’t envision life without it? Look no more. You just found her. Facing the garden of a small hotel in Brasov, Romania, I discover the new…