Tag Archives: Brian Orser

2016 Rostelecom Cup: the draw for the ladies and men’s SP. A photo story.

Inside Skating coverage of Rostelecom Cup starts with the actual beginning of the competition, any competition: the draw. You’ll see some of the skaters in the ladies and men’s event through the eyes and lens…

Yuzuru Hanyu, the embodiment of joy, and a night to remember in Barcelona, at the Grand Prix Final

What if I told you that after the medals ceremony Yuzuru Hanyu went off-stage and, after giving an interview to a Japanese television, took off his gold medal and put it around Brian Orser’s neck?…

Day one at 2014 GPF: ladies and men’s practice

Here they are, a few glimpses of yesterday’s practices at the Grand Prix Final in Barcelona. Everyone is focused, everyone is ready – so let the competition begin. Today, the junior skaters take the stage…

So what do we learn out of the accident involving Yuzuru Hanyu and Han Yan?

Writing or talking about figure skating, we, the sports journalists, tend to use too often (and too easy) the word “drama” and its variations, commonly referring to the way the skaters enter their roles during…

2014 Skate America: the road to PyeongChang has begun

With 2014 Skate America hosted last weekend by Chicago, the four-years cycle leading to PyeongChang has started – and some of the competitors in Sears Central Arena are definitely targeting the 2018 Winter Olympics. Let’s…