What now for Mao?

| Mar 10, 2010

What now for Mao?

by Jack Gallagher

What a show it was. It has been several days now, and the dust has settled, but nobody can say that the battle for the gold medal in Vancouver between Mao Asada and Kim Yu Na didn’t live up to its billing. Though Kim ...

Junior skaters shine at Poland JGP

| Sep 20, 2009

Junior skaters shine at Poland JGP

by Jack Gallagher

Last weekend was a banner one for Japanese skaters, and not the ones you might think. While Mao Asada, Miki Ando, Daisuke Takahashi and Nobunari Oda continue preparations for the start of the Grand Prix season, Japan’s junior contingent pulled off a rare triple ...