Tag Archives: World Championships

Smooth’s Podium Picks – World Junior Figure Skating Championships 2017

The skating stars of the future are in Taipei, as the World Juniors take place. Over 130 skaters representing 30 countries will take part this weekend.  Some skaters have senior experience in their national competitions, but haven’t either reached the legal … Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – World Championships 2015

The final skating competition of the season. Over 160 skaters will be competing to be best in the world in Shanghai this weekend. This is China’s first time hosting the event. There have been very few withdrawals as of this … Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – 2014 World Championships

The long season comes to a conclusion with this year’s World Championships in Japan.  If you may remember, the competition was originally schedule for Tokyo in 2011, when tragedy struck.  The Earthquake/Tsunami/Nuclear Power Plant disrupted the World Championships and the … Continue reading

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