Author Archives: Florentina Tone

Torino 2019: the culmination of the Grand Prix Series. A photo-story.

We’ll start with a warning: this story features more than 200 photos of the 24 individual skaters, pairs and ice dance teams that qualified for this edition of the (senior) Grand Prix Final – so…

Yuzuru Hanyu: return with laurels at NHK Trophy

The last time Yuzuru Hanyu had competed in NHK Trophy was in November 2016, in Sapporo – he won the gold medal in Makomanai Sekisui Heim Ice Arena, more than 30 points over Nathan Chen,…

A golden (s)quad at 2019 Rostelecom Cup. The photo-story of the 5th GP event

With 8 medals won out of the possible 12 (and 4 gold medals out of 4), Russia triumphed at this year’s edition of Rostelecom Cup – and, let us tell you, some of our highlights…

Hot & spicy skating in Chongqing, at 2019 Cup of China. Plus: the emotional comeback of Han Yan

Embed from Getty Images To the enthusiasm of the audience gathered in Chongqing arena, the fourth event of the Grand Prix Series had everything: the passion in Madison Chock and Evan Bates’ skate to “Too…

Skating prodigy Andrei Kutovoi dreams of the Olympics

You might have noticed him during the Junior Grand Prix event in Courchevel, this August. We sure did. The posture, the qualities of his skating, the musicality. You just couldn’t take your eyes off Russia’s…