Tag Archives: Javier Fernandez

Backstage photos at 2017 Cup of China. Key word: smiles

We know you’re going to like these photos – not just because they’re beautiful photos of beautiful people, but also because they were taken backstage, in the “kitchen” of the event, off-limits for fans. And…

2017 Worlds: the illustrated story of the men’s event

Three-year distance from his first gold medal at Worlds, Yuzuru Hanyu got crowned again – in the presence of thousands of fans and their loud enthusiasm in Hartwall Arena in Helsinki. It was sheer joy…

#TheCave. My ode to practice rinks

Simple as that: the practice rink at 2017 Worlds, aka #TheCave, holds some of my best memories from the week in Helsinki – so I decided to honor it in a story. Can you blame…

The battle of the hundreds: the men’s short program at 2017 Worlds

Carried away with the intensity of the men’s short program at 2017 Worlds we might have forgotten for a second that never in the history of the event we had, on the intermediate podium, three…

Colours of the Europeans: from Ondrej Nepela to Javier Fernández

If you’re looking for the champion, you came to the right place: we’re in Ostravar Arena, on January 28, and Javier Fernández has just been crowned European champion for the fifth time in a row…