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March 8, 2020

2020 Junior Worlds Ladies’ Free Skate Kamila Valieva of Russia maintained her lead after the Short Program to capture the Ladies’ title on Saturday in Tallinn, Estonia. Teammate Daria Usacheva rose from third to pocket the silver, while USA’s Alysa Liu took the bronze. Valieva gave a brilliant skate to “Exogenesis Symphony,” which featured a […] The post Kamila Valieva captures Junior World gold in season debut appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

March 8, 2020

2020 Junior Worlds Free Dance USA’s Avonley Nguyen and Vadym Kolesnik moved up from third to capture the Ice Dance title after the Free Dance took place in Tallinn, Estonia, on Saturday afternoon. Maria Kazakova and Georgy Reviya from Georgia maintained second to win the silver—the first medal of any color for Georgia in this event, […] The post Nguyen and Kolesnik dance to Junior World title appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

March 7, 2020

2020 Junior Worlds Men’s Free Skate Andrei Mozalev of Russia rose from second after the Short Program to capture the gold after the Free Skate in the Men’s event on Friday night in Tallinn, Estonia. Japan’s Yuma Kagiyama slipped to second for the silver, while Russia’s Petr Gumennik catapulted to third to pocket the bronze. […] The post Andrei Mozalev nabs Junior World title appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

March 6, 2020

2020 Junior Worlds Ladies’ Short Program Kamila Valieva of Russia took the lead in the Ladies’ Short Program in Tallinn, Estonia, on Friday afternoon. South Korea’s Haein Lee, who finished eighth last year, is currently in second, followed by Russia’s Daria Usacheva. Valieva gave a confident and solid skate to “Girl on the Ball,” landing […] The post Kamila Valieva front runner at Junior Worlds appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

March 6, 2020

2020 Junior Worlds Pairs’ Free Skate Russia’s Apollinariia Panfilova and Dmitry Rylov maintained their overnight lead, securing a Russian sweep in the Pairs’ event on Thursday night in Tallinn, Estonia. Teammates Kseniia Akhanteva and Valerii Kolesov and Iulia Artemeva and Mikhail Nazarychev pocketed the silver and bronze, respectively, in their first outing at this event. […] The post Panfilova and Rylov claim Pairs’ title at Junior Worlds appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

March 5, 2020

2020 Junior Worlds Rhythm Dance Russia’s Elizaveta Shanaeva and Devid Naryzhnyy took a narrow lead after the Rhythm Dance in Tallinn, Estonia, on Thursday afternoon, followed closely by Georgia’s Maria Kazakova and Georgy Reviya and USA’s Avonley Nguyen and Vadym Kolesnik. Shanaeva and Naryzhnyy were precise and sharp in their “Bonnie and Clyde” routine, meeting all […] The post Shanaeva and Naryzhnyy take narrow lead at Junior Worlds appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

March 5, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 Junior Worlds Pairs’ Short Program Russia’s Apollinariia Panfilova and Dmitry Rylov led a Russian sweep in the Pairs’ Short Program on Wednesday night in Tallinn, Estonia. Teammates Kseniia Akhanteva and Valerii Kolesov and Iulia Artemeva and Mikhail Nazarychev are neck and neck with only a 0.18 difference in scores. Panfilova […] The post Panfilova and Rylov: ‘We didn’t expect the points to be 70+” appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

March 4, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 Junior Worlds Men’s Short Program Japan’s Yuma Kagiyama took the lead in the Men’s Short Program in Tallinn, Estonia, on Wednesday afternoon, followed closely by Russia’s Andrei Mozalev. USA’s Andrew Torgashev is currently in third and there are only five or less points separating the skaters in third through 11th […] The post Japan’s Yuma Kagiyama takes lead at Junior Worlds appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

February 9, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 Four Continents Men’s Free Skate Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu easily maintained the lead to win his first title in this event after an exciting Men’s Free Skate on Sunday afternoon in Seoul, Korea. USA’s Jason Brown rose one spot to claim the silver, while Yuma Kagiyama of Japan jumped from fifth to earn the […] The post Hanyu bags first Four Continents gold appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

February 8, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 Four Continents Pairs’ Free Skate Wenjing Sui and Cong Han of China bounced back after a subpar Short Program to defend and claim their fifth title at this event in Seoul, South Korea, on Saturday night. Teammates Cheng Peng and Yang Jin maintained second to win the silver, improving on […] The post Sui and Han bounce back for sixth Four Continents title appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

February 8, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 Four Continents Ladies’ Free Skate Japan’s Rika Kihira defended her title on Saturday afternoon, while new-comer Young You of South Korea edged out USA’s Bradie Tennell to captured the silver in in her debut on home ice in Seoul, South Korea. Kihira popped her solo triple Axel, but landed a […] The post Kihira defends title at Four Continents appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

February 7, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 Four Continents Men’s Short Program The Men’s Short Program was filled with many stellar performances on Friday, with Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu taking the lead with a new record score. Boyang Jin of China finds himself in second place, followed by USA’s Jason Brown after the event concluded in Seoul, South […] The post Hanyu lands new record score at Four Continents appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

February 7, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 Four Continents Rhythm Dance USA’s Madison Chock and Evan Bates rose from second to defend their title in this event at Seoul, South Korea, at the Wakiki Mokdong Ice Rink on Friday afternoon. Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier of Canada also moved up one spot to capture the silver, while USA’s Madison Hubbell […] The post Chock and Bates defend title at Four Continents appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

February 6, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 Four Continents Ladies’ Short Program Rika Kihira of Japan took the lead in the Ladies’ Short Program ahead of USA’s Bradie Tennell and South Korea’s Young You at the Wakiki Mokdong Ice Rink on Thursday night. Defending champion Kihira opened her “Breakfast in Baghdad” with a solid triple Axel and followed […] The post Japan’s Kihira leads ladies at Four Continents appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

February 6, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 Four Continents Pairs’ Short Program Canada’s Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro found themselves in a surprising first place after the Pairs’ Short Program in Seoul, South Korea, on Thursday afternoon. China’s Cheng Peng and Yang Jin are currently in second, followed by teammates Wenjing Sui and Cong Han. Only a […] The post Moore-Towers and Marinaro edge out Chinese in Pairs Short appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

February 6, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 Four Continents Rhythm Dance The 2020 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships kicked off with the Rhythm Dance in Seoul, South Korea, on Thursday with USA’s Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue taking a narrow lead over teammates Madison Chock and Evan Bates. Canada’s Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier are currently in […] The post Hubbell and Donohue take narrow lead at Four Continents appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

January 27, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 U.S. Nationals Men’s Free Skate Nathan Chen repeated as the national champion—his fourth consecutive title—in Greensboro, N.C., on Sunday after an exciting-filled event. Jason Brown maintained second to win the silver, while Tomoki Hiwatashi rose from fifth to claim the bronze. Chen gave a near-solid performance in his engaging routine to […] The post Chen wins fourth consecutive U.S. National title appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

January 26, 2020

2020 U.S. Nationals Free Dance 2019 U.S. National silver medalists Madison Chock and Evan Bates maintained their lead after the Free Dance in Greensboro, N.C., to reclaim the national title on Saturday. Defending champions Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue finished in second, followed by Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker who also took bronze last year. Christina […] The post Chock and Bates reclaim U.S. National title in Ice Dance appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

January 26, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 U.S. Nationals Pairs’ Free Skate Alexa Scimeca-Knierim and Christopher Knierim reclaimed their national title in Greensboro on Saturday night, maintaining first place despite a second-place finish in the free skate. Jessica Calalang and Brian Johnson, who were fifth last year, captured the silver, while Tarah Kayne and Danny O’Shea earned […] The post Knierim and Knierim reclaim U.S. National title in Pairs appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

January 26, 2020

Embed from Getty Images 2020 U.S. Nationals Men’s Short Program Nathan Chen took a comfortable lead after the Men’s Short Program in Greensboro, N.C., on Saturday afternoon. Jason Brown is currently in second followed by Andrew Torgashev. Ever consistent, Chen put out a solid routine to La Boheme which featured a quad flip, triple Axel and quad […] The post Chen in comfortable lead at U.S. Nationals appeared first on Golden Skate. ...

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