Category Archives: Ice Skating

Smooth’s Podium Picks – Rostelecom Cup 2018

Round four of the Senior Grand Prix series heads to Moscow and the possibility of two different sweeps of the podium for Russia. One category could be a definite, but the other is quite unsure. More skaters could qualify for … Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – NHK Trophy 2018

The fourth leg of the Senior Grand Prix series heads to Hiroshima, Japan; where three more skaters could qualify for the Grand Prix Final next month. Men – (Full Lineup) The favorite this weekend is the hometown skater, Shoma Uno, … Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – GP Helsinki 2018

After two weeks in North America, the Grand Prix series travels across the Atlantic to Helsinki, Finland; where two Olympic champions make their way to the ice in search of another Grand Prix Championship. Men – (Full Entries) This weekend … Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – Skate Canada 2018

Round 2 of the senior Grand Prix circuit takes us to Laval, Quebec; where this year’s Skate Canada is taking place beginning Friday. Over 50 skaters vie for a chance at the podium. Men (Full Lineup) – The clear cut … Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – Skate America 2018

The first senior Grand Prix competition of the season takes place this week in Everett, Washington.  There were many changes during the off season, including anticipated retirements and coaching switches. Men (Full Lineup – Click Here) – American Nathan Chen … Continue reading

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In Losing Denis Ten, a Bright Shining Star…Dimmed.

The death of Denis Ten was devastating and skaters gave their condolences on Twitter, many unable to hold their emotions. Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – World Championships 2018

A number of withdrawals have been announced over the last few weeks stemming from the end of the Winter Olympics.  Continue reading

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