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Gold in Beijing: Nathan Chen has climbed his Mount Olympus

Nathan Chen’s expression at the start of his “Rocket Man” free skate at the Olympics? I’ve got this. Embed from Getty Images by Florentina Tone He looks relaxed, he looks confident – and he has…

Men’s short program at the Olympics? We’re in awe!

They say you can’t win a competition with your short program only – but you may just lose the actual chance to fight for the gold. by Florentina Tone It was the case with skating…

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…

One, two, three, bend! One, two, three, stretch! A (photo) journey into 2019 Internationaux de France

Among (so) many other stories, this is the Grand Prix event that saw the debut of Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron’s new programs (along with the amazement that followed) – but, also, the golden debut…

2019 Finlandia Trophy: the girl with the unicorns and the triple Axel

You’ll have to agree with us: Alena Kostornaia’s triple Axel is a beauty. And Alena’s Axel, and her overall presence – a blend of power, elegance and grace (just look at the picture above) –…