We recap NHK Trophy 2023, the final qualifier event for the Grand Prix. We predicted this would be a wild card competition and, yes, wild outcomes were in store! We discuss the surprise gold medal win from Ava Marie Ziegler, the upset victory of Fear & Gibson, the showdown between Shoma Uno and Yuma Kagiyama, and more.
We dive into the results of the Grand Prix Espoo in Finland, including Amber Glenn’s wild rise from 11th place to the podium, shaky wins from Kaori Sakamoto and Chock & Bates, and a tight final tally in the men’s competition.
We recap Cup of China 2023, discussing upset wins from Japan’s Hana Yoshida and France’s Adam Siao Him Fa, argue for a different outcome in Ice Dance, and welcome Canada’s Stellato-Dudek & Deschamps to the back-to-back GP gold medal club.
We dig into the very solid competition at the 2023 Grand Prix de France, including mind-blowing performances from Adam Siao Him Fa and Ilia Malinin, a nerve-wracking win for Isabeau Levito, and podium surprises from Nina Pinzarrone, Rion Sumiyoshi, and Lia Pereira & Trennt Michaud.
We discuss Skate Canada, the second event in the Grand Prix season. Explosive performances from Stellato-Dudek & Deschamps and Kaori Sakamoto headline our experience. But surprise meltdowns and sketchy judging muddy our perception of an otherwise terrific event.
Scoreography is back, with commentary on Skate America 2023 and the start of the 23-24 Grand Prix season. We discuss the explosive performances from Ilia Malinin, Loena Hendrickx, Chock & Bates, and Kevin Aymoz.
We double up this episode, looking back at two Grand Prix 2022 events: the MK John Wilson Trophy in Sheffield, UK, and the NHK Trophy in Sapporo, Japan.
Wendy and Adron discuss the highlights from the Skate France 2022 Grand Prix event, including explosive performances from Loena Hendrickx, Guitard & Fabbri, and Adam Siao Him Fa.
Our first episode! Wendy & Adron dive into all the action from Skate America 2022, including Ilia Malinin’s extraordinary Quad Axel, an exciting Women’s competition, and some extraordinary dance and pairs performances.