Monthly Archives: February 2014

Lipnitskaia gets personal star for her Schindler’s List

Julia Lipnitskaia at team event in Sochi Olympics

By Eleonora Groisman

A star “The Girl in red coat” shines in the sky for Julia Lipnitskaia. 15-year-old figure skater Julia Lipnitskaia won the hearts of audiences around the world.

Sotnikova wins first individual ladies title for Russia in Sochi

Adelina Sotnikova wins ladies event in Sochi Olympics

Russia’s Adelina Sotnikova skated off with the gold medal, dethroning 2010 Olympic Champion Yuna Kim of Korea and winning the first Olympic ladies title for her country.

Yuna Kim leads ladies at Sochi Olympics

Yuna Kim at Sochi Olympics

Yuna Kim of Korea edged out Russia’s Adelina Sotnikova and Carolina Kostner of Italy for a narrow lead in the Ladies Short Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace on Wednesday.

Pechalat, Bourzat announced retirement

Nathalie Pechalat and Fabian Bourzat at Sochi Olympics

A two-time European champions in ice dancing Nathalie Pechalat and Fabian Bourzat of France, who yesterday finished fourth at Sochi Olympics, have announced the completion of their competitive career.

Davis, White take first American ice dance gold at Olympics

Davis, White win gold at Sochi Olympics

Meryl Davis/Charlie White (USA) danced off with the gold medal at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games at the Iceberg Skating Palace on Monday, winning the first Olympic Ice Dance gold for the USA.

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