Tag Archives: Nathan Chen

The time of mittens has come

With Europe literally under the snow, it might be the best time to turn to those wonderful mittens the medalists of Finlandia Trophy in Espoo receive every year – and relive their joy while being…

A mosaic of memories from the Junior Grand Prix Final

Now that the juniors’ season is officially over, we’re bringing you some glimpses from Barcelona, last December. As you see for yourselves, this is not about the rankings or statistics of the 2015 Junior Grand…

Defying gravity: new jumping contest to inject „a modern edge of daredevil athleticism” to the sport of figure skating

Remember when Surya Bonaly performed her famous back flip during the free skate at the 1998 Olympics in Nagano – even though the move was considered illegal and could only be done in exhibitions…? Well,…

Shoma Uno ends his junior years with the shiniest medal of all

It may not have been the free skate he wanted to win the Junior Worlds with – or the one he wished to deliver in front of his numerous fans in Tallinn, but the truth…

All eyes on Sofia: the skaters of the future compete at the 2014 Junior Worlds

Here’s a certainty: the capital of Bulgaria has turned into the capital of world (junior) figure skating these days; and some of the young skaters competing at the Junior Worlds might say in the forthcoming…