2022-23 Pairs Press Links

Conti/Macii (ITA) on why it took 3 years for them to get the triple twist (“The more you rush, the more you have to go back later”) Jan 2023

Ghilardi/Ambrosini (ITA): “People just see the performance, and don’t understand how much work is behind it” Jan 2023

Mikhail Nazarychev (RUS) relocates to Miami following split from Artemeva Jan 2023 Other link

Smirnova/Siianytsia (USA) withdraw from U.S. Nationals due to Smirnova injury Jan 2023

Nolan Seegert (GER) retires after failing to find new partner Jan 2023

Knierim/Frazier (USA) prepare for U.S. Championships Jan 2023

TRIGGER Warning (18+ only): Link to police affidavit in Morgan Cipres (FRA) sexual abuse case Jan 2023

Ashley Cain (USA) is performing in Disney tours in the Middle East and Asia Jan 2023

Plazas/Fernandez (USA) want to see pairs skating get more attention in U.S. Jan 2023

Metelkina/Parkman (GEO) end partnership Jan 2023 (Russian)

Smirnova/Siianytsia (USA) tell how they teamed up Jan 2023

Dylan Moscovitch (CAN) shares story of the accident that ended his 2018 Olympic dream Jan 2023

Smith/Deng (USA) end partnership Jan 2023

Deanna Stellato-Dudek (CAN) has been sick for 8 weeks with viral illness Jan 2023

Robin Szolkowy talks about his work coaching Roscher/Schuster (GER) Jan 2023

Panfilova/Rylov (RUS), 2020 World junior champions, retire due to injuries Jan 2023

Miura/Kihara: We want to have season’s-best performances at Worlds in Saitama Jan 2023

Smith/Deng enjoyed competing on Junior Grand Prix this season Jan 2023

Stellato-Dudek/Deschamps (CAN) talk about pros/cons of competing as older athletes Dec 2022

Proft/Nadeau (CAN) are partners on and off the ice Dec 2022

Proft/Nadeau (CAN) take up “extreme sport” of pairs skating after end of singles careers Dec 2022

Zhukova/Bidar end partnership Dec 2022

Smirnova/Siianytsia regaining momentum after injuries, illness Dec 2022

Digerness/Sadusky get injury waiver to compete at U.S. Nationals 12/31/22

Chernyshova/Windsor announce end of partnership in Instagram Story on 12/31/22

Kemp/Elizarov (CAN) withdraw from JGP Final following Kemp ankle injury Nov 2022

Dr. Filipp Shvetsky has worked with Russian figure skating team since 2010 Nov 2022

Chan/Howe fight through injuries this season Nov 2022

Alisa Efimova started skating because of her mom, who is also her former coach Nov 2022

Greta Crafoord is back skating after horrific injury (breaking her kneecap/jaw) Nov 2022

Karina Safina discusses her career in pairs skating and weight issues Nov 2022

McBeath/Bartholomay are partners both on and off the ice Nov 2022

Coach Josee Picard resigns as provincial coaches representative at Patinage Quebec Nov 2022

Stellato-Dudek/Deschamps talk about training methods Nov 2022

Valesi/Piazza: Meet new Italian team Nov 2022

Deanna Stellato-Dudek returns to skating after many years away Nov 2022

Julianne Seguin writes book about concussions, toxic relationship w/coach Nov 2022

Stellato-Dudek/Deschamps video interview Oct 2022 (video)

McIntosh/Mimar: “We see ourselves as one of the best teams in Canada” Oct 2022

Knierim/Frazier’s World title inspires them to continue skating Oct 2022

Bridget Namiotka, former partner of John Coughlin, who alleged that he sexually abused her, dies at 32 Oct 2022

Schmitz/Taylor of Canada excited to win JGP bronze Sept 2022

Canadian junior team Kemp/Elizarov surprise themselves with JGP medal Sept 2022 (email required to read)

Baram/Tioumentsev prepare for JGP debut Sept 2022

New ISU President Jae Youl Kim brings focus on growth Sept 2022

Plazas/Fernandez: An unusual back story Sept 2022

Stellato-Dudek/Deschamps to play big role in Canadian pairs this season Aug 2022