Predictions: Skate America 2017

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I am running on empty. Words on page because I am about to fall asleep.

Men

Gold: Nathan Chen
Silver: Sergei Voronov
Bronze: Adam Rippon

Ladies

Gold: Polina Tsurskaya
Silver: Ashley Wagner
Bronze: Satoko Miyahara

Pairs

Gold: Meagan Duhamel & Eric Radford
Silver: Aliona Savchenko & Bruno Massot
Bronze: Xiaoyu Yu & Hao Zhang

Ice Dance

Gold: Maia Shibutani & Alex Shibutani
Silver: Anna Cappellini & Luca Lanotte
Bronze: Piper Gilles & Paul Poirier

 

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Guide to the sex positive Tarasova/Morozov LP

The Olympic season is supposed to bring the best out of every skater. It’s the season to go towards the tried and true styles and programs that showcase the best of your skating. It’s the time to make your mark in Olympic history. And that is why Evgenia Tarasova & Vladimir Morozov decided to skate to Christina Aguilera’s Candyman for their LP?

I’m pretty sure many people are confused and this tweet from Jonathan Beyer from The Skating Lesson sums it up pretty well:

I laughed for 5 minutes straight after reading this. Though I’m not sure if it was out of bitterness or humour.

Either way, I brought up the idea of having a sex positive-themed version of this LP in a Twitter conversation and I’ve been mulling it over my head. Instead of just speculating about it, I’ve decided to create a blueprint on how to do this. Onwards!

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Predictions: Internationaux de France

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The Grand Prix series is getting close to the final and stakes are high. In the men’s competition, it’s a chance to shine given that Yuzuru and Javier will likely not be part of the GPF roster. It’s been another busy week so here goes nothing!
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Predictions: NHK Trophy 2017

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I would not be surprised if the competition has started already by the time I’m writing this. It has been a busy week and I need to go to bed, and soon. Redux version of predictions now. Names on page, and here we go.

 
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Predictions: Cup of China 2017

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I have a feeling the competition is starting soon so here are my predictions really quickly. The Cup of China is always an interesting competition since there’s always that attempt to build the roster to maximize medals for the home team… except there really isn’t much to work with at the moment outside of pairs for China at times. Either way, onwards and upwards!
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