Monthly Archives: November 2015

Thrills and Disappointments- NHK Trophy 2015

I’m away for this entire weekend, so I won’t be catching any of it on TV. Again, thank God for YouTube. SHORT PROGRAMS I was the most nervous for Yuzuru Hanyu so I started with him first. I heard recently … Continue reading

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Amazing Russian skaters at Cup of Russia 2015

I realize that the official name is the Rostelecom Cup [apparently, Rostelecom is the name of Russia’s leading long-distance telephone company], but I just like the name better. Must be all those commentators at past Plushenko competitions, I get so … Continue reading

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2015 Trophee Eric Bompard [#PrayForParis]

[I started writing this Friday night and wrote as I was watching the different performances on YouTube. Later, I will cut ahead to Sunday and how their coverage on NBC went]. Bordaeux is quite a-ways from Paris, but I couldn’t … Continue reading

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At Cup of China 2015, presentation is everything [for me]

As soon as I say Johnny Weir post something about Mao Asada killing it, I realize I needed to run to YouTube before any more spoilers came about. I don’t know if she’s even ahead at this point, but I … Continue reading

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Skate Canada 2015

I managed to catch some of the short programs on YouTube Friday night. I’m armed with my headphones and my friends are looking on 😛 and I do my best to pay attention to both of the conversations going on. … Continue reading

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