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Figure skating champion Zagitova gets dog for gold

MOSCOW — Olympic figure skating champion Alina Zagitova has been given a Japanese akita dog in a ceremony involving Japan’s prime minister.

Zagitova said at this year’s Pyeongchang Winter Olympics that she had fallen in love with the akita breed — which she calls a “devoted friend” — while training before the Games. 66 more words

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Ice dancers Chock, Bates heading to Canada for training

MONTREAL — Olympic ice dancers Madison Chock and Evan Bates are switching coaches and moving their training base to Montreal, where they will work with teammates Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue. 95 more words

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Women Figure skating Watercolor art poster.

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Wall art poster Woman Dancing on ice watercolor rainbow. Figure skating Watercolor splash. Watercolor printable art poster colorful living room decor. Tango art poster, watercolor dancing.

Watercolor art poster of Figure skating.

Geclee Art Studio

Figure skating Wall decor art poster Dancing on ice watercolor rainbow. Figure skating Watercolor splash. Watercolor printable art poster colorful living room decor. Tango art poster, watercolor dancing.

The secrets behind the comeback boy

“Yuzuru continues to surprise me with his immense talent and uncanny ability to make huge improvements in a short period of time.”

It is hard not to remember the most astounding comeback of Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu moving from fifth to first place at the 2017 World Figure Skating Championships in Helsinki, Finland with a flawless free skate. 504 more words

FS: Why Figure Skating Will Never be Mainstream Popular

I wrote this blog entry awhile ago and decided not to post it.  But today, after I saw what the ISU is planning to do with the Scale of Values (SoV) which becomes effective July 1, 2018, this blog entry became more relevant to how I feel, frustrated.  1,894 more words

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Adam Rippon's figure skating future unclear after Dancing with the Stars

The first five months of 2018 made Adam Rippon a household name, but how he will spend the rest of the year is uncertain.

“It’s been such a whirlwind from the Olympics that I need to sit down, I need to talk to my coach and really go over what I think is going to be the best thing for me,” Rippon said after becoming… 200 more words

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