Monthly Archives: October 2014

Japan’s legend Takahashi announces retirement

Daisuke Takahashi performing Sonatina for Violin

Daisuke Takahashi, the first Japanese man to win an Olympic figure skating medal, said on Tuesday he is retiring from the sport after 20 years on the ice.

2014 Finlandia Trophy to be held this weekend

Finlandia Trophy 2014

By Olga Fluegge

2014 Finlandia Trophy, fifth competition of the new ISU Challenger Series, will be held 25-27 October 2014 in Espoo, Finland.

Road to Greensboro: American skaters begin qualifying season

U.S. Figure Skating

By U.S. Figure Skating

The 2015 U.S. Figure Skating qualifying season has begun Sunday, Oct. 5, with the Northwest Pacific, Upper Great Lakes and South Atlantic regional figure skating championships.

Financial issue became a decisive point for Savchenko, Massot

Aliona Savchenko and Ingo Steuer

A pair skating team of Aliona Savchenko and Bruno Massot will compete for Germany. The crucial point in making this decision by the skaters was a financial issue.

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