SportyMags

Hey sports fans!! Thanks for stopping by my blog! I am a self admitted “rink rat” so a lot of this blog will be about figure skating and hockey, however as an ex-figure skater, ex-varsity athlete and a sports fan in general, I usually have thoughts and opinions about alot of different sports I follow, so visit often!

Yuzuru Hanyu: Seimei is Back!

The moment after Yuzu finished skating to Seimei at Worlds in Boston, I starting wishing that he would bring Seimei back for the Olympics.  To me, Seimei was that special. … Continue reading

August 9, 2017 · 13 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: Yuzu Photography

I recently read a bunch of translated tweets on twitter that were quotes from sports photographers about their experiences photographing Yuzu.  So, I thought I would write a quick blog … Continue reading

July 22, 2017 · 10 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: Pressure and Expectations

Ah, the Olympic season.  Is there anything better?  For a fan, if you follow amateur sports, there is nothing like the Olympics!  For an amateur athlete it is the pinnacle … Continue reading

July 1, 2017 · 9 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: Skaters in Yuzu’s Story

In my last blog entry, I reviewed the 100, 200, and 300 point plateaus which Yuzu has recently obliterated.  Here I wanted to take a look at the skaters that … Continue reading

June 4, 2017 · 22 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: The Yuzu Era in Points

It’s the end of the figure skating season and time to sit back and take a look at what has happened over the course of the last couple of seasons. … Continue reading

May 13, 2017 · 6 Comments

Aito Iguchi: Japanese Hockey Prodigy

Last year a video about a talented young Japanese phenom hockey player came across my Facebook timeline.  I watched it and was amazed by his skills, then forgot about it.  Flash … Continue reading

May 10, 2017 · 2 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu and Shohei Otani: Japan’s Dream Machines

Last year I went to Japan for an ice show.  I also had some time to take in the amazing sights and sounds of this far away land.  Each time … Continue reading

May 1, 2017 · 5 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2017 Worlds Gala Photos

Since my last post, I decided to set up a Sportymags Twitter account called @RealSportymags and a Sportymags Youtube account.  This way I can share more photos and some precious … Continue reading

April 29, 2017 · 7 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2017 Worlds LP and Ceremony Photos

The Men’s long program event at this year’s Worlds was absolutely thrilling!  We saw that a score of over 300 points still wasn’t enough to get you on the podium! … Continue reading

April 24, 2017 · 9 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2017 Worlds SP Photos

April is a crazy month!!  I thought things would settle down after Worlds, but trying to manage watching NHL Playoffs and Yuzu’s Monument Ceremony at the same time was a … Continue reading

April 17, 2017 · 6 Comments
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