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Smooth’s Podium Picks – 2017 World Figure Skating Championships

The World converges on Helsinki, Finland; as the top figure skaters look to take an advantage going into next year’s Winter Olympics in Korea. A few skaters will be looking to add more medals to their trophy case while others … Continue reading

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Approximately one year from now, the world will converge on Pyeongchang, Korea for the 2018 Winter Olympics.  Figure skating will be the main draw for the Olympics, as the events will take place in the morning, Korea time.  However, the … Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – 2016 KOSÉ Team Challenge Cup

” The teams are captained by Olympic Gold Medallists. Kristi Yamaguchi (1992, Albertville) captains Team North America, Christopher Dean (1984, Sarajevo) is Team Europe’s captain, while Shizuka Arakawa (2006, Turin) captains Team Asia.” Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – World Championships 2016

“24 of the top individual skaters in each category (men & ladies), 16 pairs teams and 20 ice dance teams will be competing this weekend.” Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – Four Continents Championships 2016

“Three of four reigning Four Continents Champions are back to defend their titles.” Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – European Championships 2016

“The story will be the depth and strength of the ladies from Russia. Will they sweep the podium? It’s certainly a possibility this weekend.” Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – US Championships 2016

“… skaters from 20 different categories participate in this year’s National championships. Winners on the senior circuit get to go to Boston for this year’s World Championships.” Continue reading

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