Tag Archives: Adam Rippon

The men’s event at 2015 Worlds: when stars collide

A summary of the men’s competition at 2015 Worlds will be, at least at this moment in time, utterly futile; everyone knows by now the history of Spanish figure skating is no longer deprived of…

2015 Worlds: glimpses from the men’s practice in Shanghai

With the heat wave we’ve been struggling this summer, it might be a good idea to travel – even if only in our minds – into a cooler, chillier space; let’s say an ice rink,…

#iostoconCarolina

I’ll be blunt: those questioning Carolina Kostner’s sincerity these days don’t really know this wonderful, candid Italian skater, who wears her heart on her palms every time she’s on the ice. Actually, on and off…

2014 Trophée Eric Bompard: Denis Ten’s shining performance and a genuine corrida de toros in Bordeaux

At the end of day one in Bordeaux, the biggest moment of this year’s edition of Trophée Eric Bompard had already happened: the Olympic bronze medalist Denis Ten had skated a masterpiece of a short…

The men’s event at 2014 Skate Canada International: redemption, revelations and golden performances

Here it is, a short recap of the men’s event at Skate Canada International in Kelowna: the highs, the lows and the stories behind them, at the second Grand Prix of the season. by Florentina…