Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports/Figure Skating’ Category

Relations turn bitter between Russia’s top figure skaters

Monday, May 7th, 2018
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Three months after Russia's triumph in Olympic women's figure skating, relations in the team have turned bitter. Eteri Tutberidze, who coached gold medallist Alina Zagitova and silver medallist Evgenia Medvedeva, says Medvedeva has frozen her out.

Canadian pairs skaters Meagan Duhamel, Eric Radford officially retire

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford, who teamed up for two pairs world championship titles and three Olympic medals over their careers, have officially announced their retirement from competitive figure skating.

Canadian figure skater Dylan Moscovitch retires

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
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Canada's Dylan Moscovitch retired from competitive pairs figure skating Tuesday, ending a decade-long career that included six appearances at the world championships and a silver medal in the team event at the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: World Synchronized Skating Championships

Friday, April 6th, 2018
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games on CBCSports.ca on Saturday at 2 p.m. ET featuring the World Synchronized Skating Championships from Stockholm, Sweden.

Watch the World Synchronized Skating Championships

Thursday, April 5th, 2018
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Watch the 2018 World Synchronized Skating Championships from Stockholm, Sweden beginning on Friday, April 6 at 12 p.m. ET.

Watch | Road to the Olympic Games: World Figure Skating Championships – Gala

Sunday, April 1st, 2018
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Watch coverage of the ISU World Figure Skating Championships gala from Milan, Italy, on Monday at 7 p.m. ET.

Canadians prove they’re a rising force at figure skating worlds

Sunday, March 25th, 2018
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Over the last 10 years or so, Canada has been in the enviable position of having great skaters perform at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships. There's been a safety net in place with the participation of Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford and Patrick Chan. But this year was different.

Kaetlyn Osmond skates into new role after earning worlds gold, Olympic bronze

Saturday, March 24th, 2018
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Three years after a gruesome broken leg nearly ended her career, 22-year-old Kaetlyn Osmond won gold at the world figure skating championships on Friday, ending a drought that stretched back 45 years.

Papadakis and Cizeron reach highest peak, set records at figure skating worlds

Saturday, March 24th, 2018
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Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron of France took the gold with 207.20 points at the figure skating worlds, setting worlds records in the short, free and total score. Canadians Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje collected their third career world championship medal with a personal best 192.35.

Nathan Chen on top of the figure skating world

Saturday, March 24th, 2018
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The future of men’s skating was laid out in Milan, Italy on Saturday. I am talking about American champion Nathan Chen who crushed his competition by over 50 points to take his first world title, writes CBC Sports' Pj Kwong.