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Amodio moving to Tom Z.?

Discussion in 'Great Skate Debate' started by ChibiChibi, Jun 7, 2011.

  1. ChibiChibi

    ChibiChibi Active Member

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    :eek: I just read International Figure Skating FB and it said Amodio left Russia and moving to Colo Sp for Tom Z. :eek:
     
  2. jlai

    jlai Title-less

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    :eek:

    He'll be Tom's new Abbott+Bradley in the pizazz dept. But let's see if he gets to maintain his pizazz or if he'll keep skating to MJ-ish programs
     
  3. MR-FAN

    MR-FAN Kostner Softie

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    :eek: :cheer2: :cheer2: :cheer2:

    :eek: :wall: :wall: :wall:
     
  4. olifaunt

    olifaunt New Member

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  5. Cherub721

    Cherub721 YEAH!

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    April Fools???

    Right???

    RIGHT????????!!!!!!

    :slinkaway
     
  6. Wyliefan

    Wyliefan Well-Known Member

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    Well . . . that's marginally better.
     
  7. Domshabfan

    Domshabfan A proud P/C fan

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    I will take Morozov over Tom Zzzzzzz... Hopefully this is not an enlightened decision of French Federation.
     
  8. olifaunt

    olifaunt New Member

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    Please tell me you're joking.
     
  9. BittyBug

    BittyBug Kiteless

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    I believe he is there just for some summer training.
     
  10. greenapple

    greenapple Well-Known Member

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    Interesting. Is this qualified information from a reliable source?
     
  11. ChibiChibi

    ChibiChibi Active Member

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    This is what's written on the International Figure Skating magazine FB wall post.

     
  12. triple_toe

    triple_toe Well-Known Member

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    Seriously, WTF IS GOING ON THIS OFF SEASON?!? :scream:
     
  13. victoriaheidi

    victoriaheidi New Member

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    This has been pretty crazy.
     
  14. Jenna

    Jenna Well-Known Member

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    I'm devastated!!!! How could such a musical and original skater do this? :eek: :wall:

    I hope this isn't true.

    BTW, if this is true (and I hope to God it isn't), will this be the first time Tom Zzzzz is coaching a non American?
     
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  15. pinky166

    pinky166 #teamtrainwreck

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    Interesting, Amodio goes to Tom Z just when all his other top skaters are leaving him....hmmm
     
  16. seabm7

    seabm7 Well-Known Member

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    No. One of Tom Z.'s students is Paul Bonifacio Parkinson, a former-Canadian Italian skater.
     
  17. wowonice

    wowonice New Member

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    Must wish him well and hope that the move is advantageous to him. Tom Z though? Odd choice as his other top skaters have just left him.
     
  18. casken

    casken Well-Known Member

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    This is one of the more odd skater/coach combos.
     
  19. Ozzisk8tr

    Ozzisk8tr Well-Known Member

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    :eek: Next thing you know he'll be going to Robin Wagner.
     
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  20. lmarie086

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    Each year since I've joined FSU, I've felt like each off-season is even weirder than the last. Even when I don't think it can be possible for it be topped, it happens.

    This one is puzzling as well. Why Tom Z?

    Don't say it!!
     
  21. Domshabfan

    Domshabfan A proud P/C fan

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    His LP at the worlds and this move Tom Z makes me worry for his general well being.
     
  22. Cloudy_Gumdrops

    Cloudy_Gumdrops New Member

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    Oh good gods, why!? :wall:

    What the hell could TZ possibly offer him? He's not a jump doctor or anything like that and he's crap at packaging students.

    This is possibly the most baffling move of the offseason so far.
     
  23. reese

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    I refuse to believe this until it is confirmed by like 10 sources. What a terrible, terrible idea.

    Tom Zzzzzz... the only person who came away from these past World Championships looking like a more self-absorbed ass than Amodio himself.
     
  24. a56

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    Well, as long as Tom Z doesn't choreograph programs like that travesty of a long program Amodio had this past season. :scream:
     
  25. Zemgirl

    Zemgirl Well-Known Member

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    I think Jeffrey Buttle has been working on choreo for some of Tom Z's skaters? Because the possibility of Amodio working with Buttle is kind of intriguing.
     
  26. sandra_persch

    sandra_persch Well-Known Member

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    I so hope this is not true! Sorry but Tom Z gives me the creeps
     
  27. Jaana

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    I hope it´s not true and Amodio will start treaining with some other coach.
     
  28. Ladida

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    :eek::scream:
    Are actually Cappellini and Lanotte still training with Morozov? Or already gone as well?
     
  29. Autumn_girl

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    They stay, but Morozov isn't the only coach of C/L, AFAIK they spend about 2 weeks a month with him and other 2 weeks in Italy
     
  30. MarieM

    MarieM Grumpy Cynical Ice Dance Lover

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    He's only there for a month and then he'll spend one month at Courchevel with Annick, then he'll be back to Morozov.