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: Autumn Classic 2016

The long awaited 2016 Autumn Classic (AC) is now in the record books, literally!! CONGRATULATIONS to Yuzu for being the first man to ever land a quad loop in an … Continue reading

October 4, 2016 · 11 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2016/2017: The Road to 2018

When I started the first post in this series, The Road to 2018, I said that there might be many faces and names that could change over the course of a single season. The mens … Continue reading

September 11, 2016 · 7 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2016 Worlds Long Program

And finally, my last photo diary blog entry of the 2016 Worlds in Boston.  The day that everyone was waiting for in March, the Mens Long Program! By the time … Continue reading

September 5, 2016 · 8 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2016 Worlds Short Program

The 2016 Worlds Short Program event!!  I took a few moments to appreciate that I was sitting in the home of the Boston Bruins.  The banners that hung from the rafters reminded … Continue reading

August 31, 2016 · 2 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2016 Worlds Practice 3: The T-shirt Practice

I originally was going to post pictures from the Short Program next, but after looking at my photos from Practice #3: The T-shirt Practice, I could not contain my excitement … Continue reading

August 20, 2016 · 5 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2016 Worlds Practice 2

On to practice session #2!!  I decided to move away from the very busy section by the ice entrance and get a new angle, a new perspective.  Here are my favorite photos … Continue reading

August 15, 2016 · 5 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2016 Worlds Practice 1

I finally had some time to look through the pictures that I took of Yuzu during the 2016 Worlds in Boston.  I decided to do a series of blog entries with … Continue reading

August 10, 2016 · 7 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: Team Hanyu

While I enjoy all disciplines of skating, Yuzu is definitely the main event. The programs that we see Yuzu perform in competitions are the result of many months of hard work. However, … Continue reading

July 23, 2016 · 10 Comments

Upcoming Sporting Events: Go Canada Go!

I always think that if I go away on vacation, I may miss something while I am away, and I was right!  A few “big” things happened during my 8 day … Continue reading

July 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

Yuzuru Hanyu: My First Time in Japan: Part 2: FaOI

I have now attended my very first ice show in Japan: Fantasy On Ice (Nagano).  It was quite different than the ice shows held in Canada.  I have never been … Continue reading

July 2, 2016 · 5 Comments
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