2020 Youth Olympic Games: Figure Skating
On January 9, the opening ceremony of the III Winter Youth Olympic Games took place. Following Austria and Norway, Switzerland takes over the competition for talented athletes. Representatives of 79…

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Maria Sotskova
At first, Masha Sotskova, as she said, did not like boring routine exercises, but when the jumps started, it became interesting. And the sports competition completely conquered the little skater.…

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Salkhov, Oiler, Valley
Salchow. Usually the first jump for beginners. The approach from the arc back and forth, a push with the swing of the free leg around the body. Named after the…

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absorb moisture

How often do you need to sharpen your skate blades?

Firstly, if these are new skates, sharpening is definitely necessary. Do not flatter yourself at the factory that someone will sharpen your blades. They already have enough work. That the blades appear sharp is self-deception.

Secondly, when you sharpened your skates and started using them, there is always a chance to walk along the tile and / or the metal threshold and in another way to blunt the blade. In this case, you must immediately use sharpening to prevent falls and injuries.

Now, how do you determine if the blades are dull? Take a shoe, wipe the blade of the ridge with a soft rag Continue reading

The brightest single skaters in history
YULIA LIPNITSKAYA The youngest winner in the history of Olympic figure skating Yulia Lipnitskaya became the main sensation of Sochi-2014. The 15-year-old skater, who, among other venerable pros, won the…

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Margot Robbie on tears, bruises and Russian skaters
We talked with the Oscar nominee about physical and psychological violence, the role of Tarantino and life without love. On February 1, the black comedy “Tonya against all”, which brought…

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Flip and axel
Flip. Translated from English - “click”. In English it is sometimes called “toe salchow,” that is, “dental salchow,” but this is not true. The closest to the denticular flip is…

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Men on ice: our collection of the sexiest skaters in the world
Figure skating is perhaps the most beautiful sport. A lot has been written about the beauty of the skaters. And we made the top sexiest men on ice. Michal Brzezina…

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