From Russia With Love - Autumn 2012

Discussion in 'Great Skate Debate' started by Sylvia, Sep 12, 2012.

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  1. Macassar88

    Macassar88 Well-Known Member

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    Volosozhar and Trankov are together and Morozov and Volosozhar are/were married when they competed together
     
  2. Domshabfan

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    Not married, they were living together... so just partners.
     
  3. Jeschke

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    volo and trankov? okay, that´s new for me :)
    poor morozov
     
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    Any news on Tuk from the St. Petersburg Cup?
     
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    No videos or reports, but she scored

    69.43 36.29 B 33.14 8.17 8.00 8.42 8.33 8.50

    for her SP;

    B refers to bonuses, which the RFSF awards at some national events for successful execution of difficult elements (3-3 or having both 3Lz and 3F done from the proper edges for girls, IIRC).
     
  7. Maofan7

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    Sounds like she skated clean. Are there any protocols available?
     
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    peibeck Counting down the days 'til Skate America

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    That's good news, so hopefully that means she will be at Skate Canada?
     
  11. Autumn_girl

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    She will. Mishin already said that Liza will compete
     
  12. Maofan7

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    I certainly hope so.

    Looking at the protocols, she got some very impressive PCS marks as well.
     
  13. Macassar88

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    And her scores will only increase as the season progresses - hopefully she'll get the 3Lz-3T back by Skate Canada.
     
  14. Vash01

    Vash01 Fan of Julia, Elena, Anna, Liza, and Sasha

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    I am excited about seeing Liza compete. She doesn't have to peak right now. An OK performance will be a good start to her season.
     
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    Would someone mind translating the jump content (I don't read cyrillic)
     
  16. Macassar88

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    3T-3T
    3Lo
    2A
     
  17. love_skate2011

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    3T-3T looks easy for her standard but then she was just injured so happy she did the combo, so Yay for Tuk Tuk :cheer2:
    videos pls :soapbox:
     
  18. Macassar88

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    Are you going to be at Skate Canada or Worlds or Euros or TEB?
    I can't wait to see her at TEB.

    Also, I agree about peaking - hopefully she'll peak at worlds rather than at TEB like she did last season. Now she has experience competing a longer season, so hopefully her endurance has improved.

    I also wonder which SP she used. I really liked both of her SP's and only saw her dark eyes FS
     
  19. Jeschke

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    the russian wonderbabies going the safety way.

    don´t know if that strategy will bring her or sotnikova a medal in sotchi.
    let´s see.

    but happy to see her skate. her early performances last season were delightful
     
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    Woo!!! Can't wait to see her FS! I find it funny that people are saying that she's being conservative - she just came back from an injury and puberty issues and she's doing a triple triple, a triple loop and a tano double axel
     
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    ^

    I don't think Liza gained that much weight at all, maybe I need close up shots
    that's why I'm confused when Mishin mentioned Liza got Fat ? :confused:
     
  23. Maofan7

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    Liza has just recovered from a knee injury. No doubt the 3Zx3T combination will be re-incorporated into her programs at some point during the season when she is ready.
     
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    I am really impressed with Tuktamisheva! that is a good program and she looks very confident. For me this program is a step forward in terms of presentation and projection of her skating, more mature looking. Davai Liza!

    She seems a bit more ´lady´ body shape, in a way she remembers me of Elene Gedevanishvili, hopefully Liza wont grow THAT much in terms of her tatas, it could be a BIG problem literally.
     
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    Liza has definitely gone from a girl's to a woman's body already. Given than and the injury on top, the fact she can skate a program like that is worthy of :respec:.

    Of course the marks are :lol: (second 3toe seemed slightly cheated, break after steps before 3loop, etc. etc.) but still well done. Hopefully she won't grow much more. And this kind of jump content will do for now. :)
     
  27. Macassar88

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    Well given that its her first comp after the injury, I think it's fine that there are small problems. After all, a lot of the top skaters messed up their opening competition even when they weren't injured, so the fact that she went clean is a great sign. I can tell that Mishin is doing a lot to make sure that she can keep her confidence up so that she won't have as much to worry about during the season.
    And I'm sure that she'll upgrade her jump content if she stays healthy. Also she'll probably add more connecting steps before the jumps or at least not telegraph them as much. That's what she was doing last season at least.
    Also about her sp, I really liked that bit of connecting steps between the first two spins.
     
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    Good for Tuk. A 2A+3T in the second half of the program is nothing to sneeze at, either. Very solid start for the season.
     
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