Slow start to season nothing new for Hanyu

| Nov 1, 2016

Slow start to season nothing new for Hanyu

Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu has made a habit of starting slowly during the Grand Prix season in recent years. But as the old axiom in sports goes: “It’s not how you start. It’s how you finish.” Such was the case at Skate Canada on ...

Uno favored to take title at Skate America

| Oct 18, 2016

Uno favored to take title at Skate America

Shoma Uno, the bronze medalist at last year’s Grand Prix Final, will make his GP season debut at Skate America in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, this week where he will take on a field headed by rising Chinese star Jin Boyang. Uno, who won his ...

Sakamoto leads Japan sweep at Yokohama Junior Grand Prix

Sep 11, 2016

Sakamoto leads Japan sweep at Yokohama Junior Grand Prix

Kaori Sakamoto led a Japan sweep in the women’s singles at the Yokohama Junior Grand Prix with a stellar free skate on Sunday. Sakamoto topped the podium, with world junior champion Marin Honda taking second and newcomer Mako Yamashita third. Sakamoto, a 16-year-old from ...