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!

Category Archives: Figure Skating

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2019 Worlds Saitama

It’s finally over.  Wait, what??  Already?  It seemed like forever waiting for Worlds to happen, the waiting made longer by not seeing Yuzu at Nationals or Grand Prix Final.  I … Continue reading

March 24, 2019 · 1 Comment

Nam Nguyen: Ready for Worlds

This morning, I spoke to Nam on a press call about his preparation leading up to Worlds next week. In between Canadians and 4CC, Nam was very ill and thus … Continue reading

March 13, 2019 · 1 Comment

Yuzuru Hanyu: Competition Costumes Part 2

With all of the one year Olympic Anniversary posts on the internet, I figured it was time to do an update on a blog entry I did about 4 years … Continue reading

February 17, 2019 · 6 Comments

Blogging about Yuzu for 4 Years!

It has been 4 years since I started this blog.  When I first started out I thought I would be lucky if my family read my posts and I would … Continue reading

January 15, 2019 · 11 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2018 Year in Review

Boy, 2018 went by fast!!  The Olympics finally arrived and after 4 years of waiting, it was over just like that!!!  The absolute highlight of 2018 was Yuzu’s 2nd Olympic … Continue reading

December 24, 2018 · 5 Comments

2018 Grand Prix Final: My highlights

Once Yuzu had to announce his withdrawal from the Grand Prix Final, my brain immediately went into relaxed mode.  Sure, it was a HUGE disappointment for me, and even more … Continue reading

December 16, 2018 · 2 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu:  Helsinki Part 2: SP, LP, Medals and Gala!!

For a short while before I left home for this Grand Prix event, I wasn’t sure I was going to make it on time!!  My first flight was delayed 6.5 … Continue reading

November 13, 2018 · 6 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: Helsinki Part 1: Practice Notes & Photos

Before getting to Helsinki, I stopped in at Moscow and attended the Bolshoi Ballet.  It was my first time at the Bolshoi and the first time ever watching live ballet.  As … Continue reading

November 11, 2018 · 6 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2018 ACI My Recap and Photos

For four years I have been attending the Autumn Classic event.  Each year it gets a bit more insane and seriously Skate Canada needs to change their strategy and use … Continue reading

September 26, 2018 · 13 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 24 Hour TV Charity Show

Each year for the past 3 years Yuzu has participated in the 24 hour TV charity event.  This event is promoted to raise funds for disaster recovery.  With every appearance, … Continue reading

August 30, 2018 · 5 Comments
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