Yuzuru Hanyu: "I was terrified of the natural disaster"

Discussion in 'Great Skate Debate' started by Sylvia, Apr 21, 2011.

  1. Sylvia

    Sylvia On to Nationals!

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    Golden Skate article: http://goldenskate.com/articles/2010/042111.shtml
    Here's an English translation of a Japanese article in Nihon Keizai Shinbun newspaper about Hanyu's first-hand experience of last month's earthquake/tsunami: http://www.goldenskate.com/forum/sh...-Championships&p=560350&viewfull=1#post560350
     
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  2. UMBS Go Blue

    UMBS Go Blue KWEEN 2016! YES WE KWAN!

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    (((Yuzuru, family, fellow skaters, and all affected))) :(
     
  3. Sylvia

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  4. mmot

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    Sylvia, thank you for relaying the info. I should have posted here earlier, as well as at Golden Skate, but there is a good news coming from Sendai recently.

    http://www.icerink-sendai.com/

    According to their website, Ice Rink Sendai, which is a home rink to many Tohoku-based skaters including Yuzuru, is working to reopen at the beginning of August.