Sunday, May 18, 2008

Festa on Ice 2008


Yu-Na Kim

Johnny Weir

Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir


Thursday, May 15, 2008

International Figure Skating Competitions 2008/2009

The Announcement of the International Single & Pair Skating, Ice Dance and
Synchronized Skating Competitions 2008/2009 has been published. Further details can be found in ISU Communication No. 1498.

New Compulsory Dance: Finnstep

Educational material for the new Compulsory Dance, the Finnstep, has been released. More information is available in ISU Communication 1497.

Monday, May 5, 2008

Single & Pair Skating

Scale of Values, Guidelines for marking GOE and Levels
for the season 2008-2009 here.

Sunday, May 4, 2008

Ice Dance Requirements Season 2008/09

Requirements for the Ice Dance Season 2008/09 have been published.
Compulsory Dance:

  • Junior Events: Starlight Waltz or Paso Doble.
  • Senior Events: Viennese Waltz, Finnstep or Paso Doble.
Original Dance:
  • Junior and Senior: Rhythms and Dances of the 1920's, 1930's or 1940's.
You can read more here.

Friday, May 2, 2008

Japan Open 2008 April 20th

1. Team Japan
Mao Asada (128.03), Fantaisie Impromptu
Daisuke Takahashi (127.23), Romeo and Juliet
Yukari Nakano (121.86), Capriccio Espagnol
Takeshi Honda (114.70), Tosca
Total: 491.82 pts

2. Team Europe
Stephane Lambiel (146.49), Poeta
Adrian Schultheiss (132.90), music from Mr. and Mrs. Smith soundtrack
Sarah Meier (123.11) La Folia in Black & Red Autumn for violin and piano
Kiira Korpi (85.95), Phantasia
Total: 488.45 pts

3. Team North America
Evan Lysacek (151.95), Tosca
Todd Eldredge (111.94), Lord of the Rings
Kimmie Meissner (109.50), Nessun Dorma
Mirai Nagasu (108.42), Excerpts from Coppelia
Total: 481.81 pts