Tag Archives: Aliona Savchenko and Bruno Massot

Do you know that competitions have a life even before they start? (a photo-story)

When the first thing you see when entering Hartwall Arena is China’s Wenjing Sui and Cong Han practicing their beauty of a free skate, to „Bridge Over Troubled Water”, you already know these Worlds are…

Colours of the Europeans: the light, the glam, the silence

We’ll start with the end: the pairs event at this year’s edition of the Europeans was a treat, a thing of beauty; by the second day of competition in Ostravar Arena, the audience had already…

2016 Rostelecom Cup in photos: pairs draw and practice

The Rostelecom marathon continues with photos taken at the pairs draw, establishing the order for the short program segment of the event, and, later on, during practice. You’ll notice familiar faces – and we’re, of…

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…

Aliona Savchenko: „If you don’t take the risk, you will never win”

The Olympic season has ended – yet, some topics are still being heatedly discussed by the figure skating fans all around the world. Take, for example, Aliona Savchenko’s decision to continue her competitive career alongside…