Tag Archives: Shoma Uno Inside Skating

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…

(Hi)Stories made in Saitama, at 2023 World Championships

We called them (Hi)Stories – because history was made by so many skaters in Saitama, at this year’s edition of the World Championships, and so many athletes, coaches, teams and federations have a reason to…

Shoma Uno wins gold in Torino, coach Stéphane Lambiel is on cloud nine: “Shoma is not a big name from today, but for a long time already”

“What?! Shoma said he didn’t know my programs?”, amused Stéphane Lambiel stops at the door of the press conference room in Torino, hearing his name in a response by student Shoma Uno. The Japanese has…

Sota Yamamoto, 2022 Grand Prix Final silver medalist: “Once again I can aspire to be close to Shoma and increase my level further”

December 12, 2014: Japan’s Shoma Uno and Sota Yamamoto, 16 and 14 at the time, win gold and silver at the Junior Grand Prix Final held in Barcelona, Spain. The two teenagers sit in the…

Stéphane Lambiel: “I want Shoma to have no limits in his dreams”

This particular interview? You may see it, and we envisioned it as a follow-up to our first conversation with Stéphane Lambiel regarding Shoma Uno; skater and coach had found one another during Shoma’s most difficult…