Just stopping in to say hello (and please get better Yuzu!)

Hi everyone, My apologies for the year long absence. Multiple times I meant to write something. Especially when the Olympic season started. This past year has been crazy. I started coaching skating again (5, sometimes 6 times a week), I … Continued

Consistently Silver – Yuzuru Hanyu at Skate Canada 2016

My apologies to everyone who normally reads this blog. More than anything I wish I had stayed on top of it better as the season began. But I recently started coaching skating again, all while trying to work full time … Continued

Sometimes your favourite skater retires, and that’s ok

Hi everyone, In the weeks following Worlds I had a number of comments on my Yuzuru Hanyu posts (here and here) from various fans stating that they started watching skating because of Yuzu and will likely stop following the sport … Continued

Dear Yuzuru Hanyu, thank you for this season.

Dear Yuzuru Hanyu, It’s been awhile now since I saw you at Worlds and I’ve fallen into a skating withdrawal. Looking back at the 2015/2016 season I want to say thank you. Thank you for everything you gave us fans … Continued

Yuzuru Hanyu and I at the 2016 World Figure Skating Championships

Finally, it’s been over a week now, I am ready to discuss Yuzu and everything that happened during the Men’s event in Boston. I’ve briefly touched on this topic in my other two Worlds wrap up posts: My Top 10 … Continued

Two Years of Olympic Champion Yuzuru Hanyu! – So Let’s Talk About Yuzu and Patrick

Do you remember where you were 2 years ago today? Because on the morning February 14, 2014 I remember being glued to my tv screen watching the Sochi Olympics. And I’m just guessing, if you’re reading this you were also … Continued

Congrats Yuzuru Hanyu! 4-time National Champion – Japanese Nationals 2015

My apologies for the mega delay in this post. It just became a busy holiday season. For myself in Canada, Japanese Nationals fell right in the middle of Christmas this year. I didn’t plan to follow or watch any of … Continued

My Top 15 Favourite Figure Skating Performances of 2015

Hi everyone! Happy New Year! When I woke up this morning it was already 2016 in Japan and I was greeted by so many new photos of Yuzu from his guest judging appearance on Kohaku! What an excellent way to … Continued

Holy Freakin’ Hanyu! – Yuzuru Hanyu Grand Prix Final FS

I think I am finally at a loss for words. Holy freakin’ Hanyu! I still can’t believe it. After NHK I compiled a list of achievements Yuzu accomplished at that event. Here’s the list for what Yuzu did this weekend … Continued

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