New article on Julia Lipnitskaya. Reads:
So, can Lipnitskaya improve on last seasons results during 2013/14? Can she make it onto the Russian team for the Olympics and the World Championships? If so, how much of a chance does she have of making it onto the podium at either event?2012 World junior champion Julia Lipnitskaia is working on new programs and intends to fight [to obtain a place on the] national Olympic team.
“Fortunately, the season is over. I even do not want to remember that entire “infirmary”! But now we know all the weaknesses and how to take control on them. I will consider this past skating year as a respite,” Lipnitskaia said
Speaking of weaknesses, the Russian figure skater highlighted the transitional period and injuries that plagued her during this past season.
“For me, everything is new now. A transitional period lasts not just one year and I just need to learn how to cope with it. I’m getting used to everything: to a healthy diet, to correct workloads and to proper daily schedule. It looks like everything is fine for the moment,” she continued.