Rika Kihira seeking to eliminate mistakes on ice

Figure Skating Nov 23, 2018

Rika Kihira seeking to eliminate mistakes on ice

Rika Kihira returns to the spotlight on Saturday at the Internationaux de France, with the final spots for the Grand Prix Final on the line. Kihira produced a sensational performance to win the NHK Trophy in her Grand Prix debut earlier this month and the ...

Mihara aims for comeback season

Figure Skating | ICE TIME Nov 7, 2018

Mihara aims for comeback season

by Jack Gallagher

Two seasons ago Mai Mihara burst onto the scene with victories at the Four Continents Championships and Nebelhorn Trophy, plus solid showings on the Grand Prix circuit, and a fifth-place finish at the world championships. It appeared as if Japan had a new star on ...

Injured Olympic champ Hanyu still unable to practice

Figure Skating Dec 10, 2017

Injured Olympic champ Hanyu still unable to practice

Defending world and Olympic men's figure skating champion Yuzuru Hanyu has yet to return to the ice after suffering an injury that forced him out of last month's NHK Trophy, Japan Skating Federation director Yoshiko Kobayashi revealed Sunday. According to Kobayashi, Hanyu is still feeling ...