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Smooth’s Podium Picks 2022 – Grand Prix de Internationaux de France

The Grand Prix series moves east across the ocean and into the beautiful city of Angers. Located in the western portion of France beside the Maine river at the edge of the Loire Valley, this city has the look of … Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – Internationaux de France 2021

The fifth stage of the senior Grand Prix takes us to Grenoble, France; where six spots in the Final will begin to take shape. A number of skaters will clinch their position next month, and there will also be chances … Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – Internationaux de France de Patinage 2018

The final week of Grand Prix qualifying ends with competition in French Alps city of Grenoble.  One of the more exciting contests will be in the ladies competition, where a skater came out of nowhere to defeat two former World … Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – Trophée Eric Bompard 2015

The big story this weekend is the withdrawal of reigning world champions, Gabriella Papadakis & Guillaume Cizeron of France. That blows the field wide open. Continue reading

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