Monthly Archives: February 2013

Stepanova, Bukin lead dance at junior Worlds

Alexandra Stepanova and Andrei Bukin

Russian ice dance team of Alexandra Stepanova and Ivan Bukin  danced to the lead (64.65 points) at the 2013 World junior championships in Milan, Italy.

Junior Worlds 2013: Preview

2013 World Junior Figure Skating Championships

By Olga Fluegge

World Junior Championships 2013 will take place in Milan, Italy from 25 February to 3 March.

The main contenders for medals in competitions among ladies are Russians Elena Radionova and Julia Lipnitskaia. The 14-year-old Elena was invincible at the ISU Junior Grand Prix events of this season and won by a wide margin the JGP Final last December in Sochi, Russia.

Menshov is out of Worlds, Russia announced its team for Canadian London

Ekaterina Bobrova and Dmitri Soloviev at European champs 2013

The president of the Figure Skating Federation of Russia Alexander Gorshkov announced the Russian team for the World Championships, which will be held from March 10–17 in London, Canada.

Americans Scimeca and Knierim to compete at Worlds

Alexa Scimeca and Chris Knierim

By U.S. Figure Skating

Caydee Denney and John Coughlin to sit out remainder of season

The United States Figure Skating Association announced yesterday that pair skaters Alexa Scimeca and Chris Knierim will represent Team USA at the 2013 World championships in March 10-17, in London (ON), Canada.

Papadakis, Cizeron take French junior ice dance title

Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron

By Vladislav Luchianov

2012 Junior Grand Prix Final silver medalists Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron took the gold medal at the French junior championships last weekend.

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