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Russian skaters, good as gold in Finlandia Trophy

If this were poker, that would be a “four of a kind” situation – with Russian skaters taking all gold on the table at this year’s edition of CS Finlandia Trophy. And one of the…

Gabriella Papadakis, Guillaume Cizeron and Moonlight Sonata: a symphony of pure, beautiful movements

Savouring their success in Moscow, Gabriella Papadakis will share during the press conference with a smile: “It is our fourth gold medal at Europeans and even though the colour is the same, it has always…

Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron: “We wanted to do something more young, more urban, more modern, more like us”

Smooth when it needed to be smooth, crisp when it needed to be crisp – Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron are in the lead in Moscow with their Ed Sheeran’s short dance; they came to…

2017 Finlandia Trophy in Espoo: the blue dance, the blue dream

We’ll just leave this here: Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron’s free dance is a gem. A true, true gem. And Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata is such a beautiful home for them in the Olympic season –…

Colours of the Europeans: two doves in Ostravar Arena

…and not just any kind of doves, but those doves Pablo Picasso used to watch as a child, in Plaza de la Merced, in Málaga, from the windows of his family’s apartment. Later on, he…