Category Archives: FEATURES

The men’s free skate at 2024 Worlds in Montreal? One for the ages

You know, skating can be thrilling in so many ways. Through living the music and every detail of the choreography, through incredible technique, through human and sports stories, through winning over adversity, overcoming challenges, testing…

History made for Romanian women’s skating at 2024 Europeans – on many different levels, for many different reasons

You know that by now: Julia Sauter finished 2024 Europeans in Kaunas with yet another historical performance for the country she’s been representing for more than a decade. This 9th place in Lithuania, the best…

In focus: Julia Sauter and Ana Sofia Beschea, Romania’s skaters at 2024 Europeans

This will be Julia Sauter’s 7th Europeans – and Ana Sofia Beschea’s first. The 26-year old and the 19-year old are representing Romania at this year’s edition of the Europeans, in Kaunas, Lithuania – and…

The 6th edition of EduSport Trophy in Romania, as it was: short stories and photos

You can count the ice rinks (of Olympic dimensions) in Romania on the fingers of two hands – and only if you’re generous enough to count the rinks that function a couple months per year,…

Shoma Uno at 2023 NHK Trophy: a free skate like a journey. His journey

That how we felt – that’s how so many of you felt. It was as if Shoma Uno embarked on a journey of a career – the first couple of seconds of the program really…