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!

Tag Archives: Yuzuru Hanyu

Yuzuru Hanyu: Quote from Brian Orser

My Worlds experience has begun early with a super cool encounter with Brian Orser. During my flight from Frankfurt to Helsinki, I had the pleasure of sitting directly next to … Continue reading

March 26, 2017 · 20 Comments

Patrick Chan: Running a Parallel Path

Today was Patrick Chan’s media conference call prior to Worlds, and Patrick was very candid in his answers to the questions.  The more I listen to Patrick speak about his … Continue reading

March 21, 2017 · 7 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: Figure Skating Jumps 101

Long, long ago (in a galaxy far, far away), I had a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phone.  I loved that phone!!  For the record, my battery never overheated, never really … Continue reading

March 18, 2017 · 10 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: Impeccable Manners!

This is a Yuzu appreciation post focusing on his nature to help others;  a trait that endears him to so many. The first example of Yuzu being so kind and … Continue reading

March 9, 2017 · 6 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 4 Continents Championship: My Personal Recap

So I did not travel to Korea for the 4 Continents Championships (4CC).  I was super happy when I found out that CBC sports was going to stream the entire event … Continue reading

February 19, 2017 · 18 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: Technical Content

As we head into the 4 Continents Championship this week, the quad talk is getting insane.  I like that Yuzu progresses at his own pace and plan and is not … Continue reading

February 11, 2017 · 4 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: Seeing the Future

Anyone who knows me knows that I am 100% behind Yuzu all the way!!  This past weekend it was both Canadian and US Nationals.  So amidst my crazy hockey schedule, … Continue reading

January 24, 2017 · 23 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: Skaters Returning After Time Off

After the end of each Olympic cycle, some skaters retire, and some decide to take a year off to rest and think about their future.  This post is about skaters … Continue reading

January 21, 2017 · 3 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: Winter Babies

January is generally a quiet Yuzu month and with no special winter Yuzu ice shows announced, we are all anxiously awaiting for 4CC to see Yuzu compete again. During GPF, … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · 2 Comments

Yuzuru Hanyu: 2016 Year in Review

So here is my annual year in review blog entry. Yuzu does so much in the course of twelve months; he is so busy!!  I think Yuzu needs a personal … Continue reading

December 28, 2016 · 15 Comments
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