A gutting fifth-place finish at last year's world championships pushed Canadian ice dancers Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje to completely overhaul their training and their lives.
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Follow the action in real time with live dispatches from CBC Sports' Pj Kwong, Scott Russell and Brenda Irving in Helsinki, Finland.
Canada's two-time defending pairs champion Eric Radford is battling an injury on the eve of the world figure skating championships.
At the final World Figure Skating Championships before the 2018 Olympics, we'll get a sneak peek at who's in the mix for gold next winter — even if they're not quite there yet.
Watch live action from the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Helsinki, Finland, beginning with the ladies' short program and pairs short program on Wednesday.
A figure skater's body of work can have a profound effect on how she's viewed by the judges. But sometimes it just comes down to who delivers the best performance at the right time.
When Patrick Chan stepped away from competing after the Sochi Olympics, the three-time world figure skating champion could never have known how drastically the sport would change.
Russian duo Alla Loboda and Pavel Drozd are first overall, but Canada's Marjorie Lajoie and Zachary Lagha remain in the medal hunt after Thursday's short dance at the world junior figure skating championships in Taipei City.
In men’s competition, Dmitri Aliev of Russia is first after the short program at 83.48, Jun Hwa Cha of South Korea second at 82.34 and Alexander Samarin of Russia third at 82.23.
Here's what to look for in each competition as figure skating's top young athletes get their turn in the spotlight at this week's world junior championships in Taipei City.