2020 World Determine Skating Championships
The exertion required to land quads late on makes a huge demand on stamina, so count on these three to be gasping for air on the finish. Ivan Shmuratko is making a bid to be the preferred skater at these World Championships by posting over an hour of the first males’s singles practice on the principle rink. The second women’ singles follow session is underway on the follow rink.
The 2021 World Figure Skating Championships are set to start Monday, almost one year to the day after the 2020 event was canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic. And watch our characteristic interview with Jason Brown forward of competitors. The optimistic Covid test on Monday cast something of a shadow over proceedings on the primary day of coaching, and we’re hoping that the motion over the subsequent 12 hours will get everyone focussed back on the ice. Russian media sources are reporting that Viktoriia Safonova from Belarus is the skater who has tested constructive for COVID-19 in Stockholm. So after nearly quitting the sport, what can Zhou do on his return to competitors? Here’s a throwback to our exclusive interview with Zhou after he clinched bronze at the 2019 World Championships.
Covid At Worlds
The ISU did not tackle the campaign’s considerations about how COVID safety protocols can be enforced on the occasion. During its January 28 assembly, the ISU Council affirmed that the World Championships would proceed as scheduled. The Council additionally introduced that the World Championships’ status as an Olympic qualification event could be reevaluated and any potential changes decided based mostly on the entries acquired by the ISU as of the March 1, 2021 deadline.
The Grand Prix Final champion is one of three athletes representing the Figure Skating Federation of Russia at this meet, alongside quad-leaping sensations Alexandra Trusova and Anna Shcherbakova. “I will attempt to via my finest performances. That’s it.” the 24-year-old shared with us after this morning’s apply session. The 2015 world champion, who’s on a quest to make her Olympic debut at Beijing 2022, believes delivering a stable, clear skate can help her clinch victory here in Stockholm. In the meantime make sure to watch our world championships preview with three-time Olympic medallist Meryl Davis below.
World Determine Skating Championships
Brown says he intends to only bounce a quadruple – the Salchow – in his free program. “Not this time, now as a result of you’ll be able to’t repeat two of the same component, it makes it a lot more challenging to do the sixth,” Chen stated of sticking to 5 quads like he tried at nationals, adding that he wouldn’t jump the quad loop. We additionally noticed Figure Skating Federation of Russia athlete Alexandra Trusova land 5 – sure, FIVE – quadruples in apply at present. Today we had affirmation that Viktoriia Safonova of Belarus was the skater who examined optimistic for Covid-19, though reports at present say she did not have shut contact with different skaters and coaches. According to Russian observers, Shcherbakova fell making an attempt that quad flip in practice. The skaters have submitted their ‘Planned Program Entries’ for the approaching days which shows the weather each athlete is scheduled to carry out.