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Spanish skating news

Discussion in 'Great Skate Debate' started by ioana, Jan 28, 2014.

  1. reut

    reut Well-Known Member

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  3. morqet

    morqet rising like a phoenix

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  4. Ziggy

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    Antonio Najarro created some wonderful work for Lambiel so it's great to hear he is working with the Spanish skaters.

    Thanks to Hurtado/Diaz's results, Robledo/Fenero will also be able to compete at Euros next year and I hope to see two fiery, kick-ass flamencos. :cheer:
     
  5. BittyBug

    BittyBug Living in a Kleptocracy

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    Who are the Canadian skaters also working with Najarro?
     
  6. Ziggy

    Ziggy Well-Known Member

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    The only elite teams that Dubreil/Lauzon are working with at the moment are Hurtado/Diaz and Fournier Beaudry/Sorensen. Maybe they also have some younger skaters I am not aware of.
     
  7. Sylvia

    Sylvia Still recovering from Worlds...

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    Élisabeth Paradis/François-Xavier Ouelette (CAN), 5th in their senior international debut at 2013 Coupe de Nice and 8th at 2014 Canadians.

    Their FB fan page confirms they were headed to Madrid (post dated May 3rd): https://www.facebook.com/paradisouellettedance
     
  8. Ziggy

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    Thanks Sylvia. So it's most likely going to be them.
     
  9. kwanfan1818

    kwanfan1818 I <3 Kozuka

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    Paradis/Ouelette were beautiful at Can Nats. I look forward to seeing what they come up with this season, alongside Hurtado/Diaz. I've never seen the other team from Spain. It should be great Euros.
     
  10. Ziggy

    Ziggy Well-Known Member

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    Robledo/Fenero train with Zazoui and Hagenauer in Lyon and they have competed at a few international events this season.

    Here are their performances from the NRW Trophy in November 2013:
    Celia Robledo/Luis Fenero - Short Dance
    Celia Robledo/Luis Fenero - Free Dance
     
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  11. kwanfan1818

    kwanfan1818 I <3 Kozuka

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    Those are magic words :inavoid:

    Interesting programs, mostly in hold.
     
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  13. Karpenko

    Karpenko Not Impressed.

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    Looking forward to H/D this season :cheer: I hope they bring the great programs! Loved them last year.
     
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    Does anybody know if Javier Fernandez has already said what will his programs be this year? :)
     
  17. Josh78

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    From some Facebook information I found..Javi HAS announced his programs for this season:

    SP: Black Betty.
    FS: The Barber of Seville by Rossini (Il barbiere di Siviglia)
     
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  18. Clef

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    Oh, thank you Josh! I must say I can't wait to see him perform Black Betty :)
     
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  20. ioana

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    Brief interview with Sonia Lafuente after her short program at the Winter Universiade, talking about trying to make the World min. Also giving props to the Granada crowds, saying it is amazing, an honor for them to skate at home in a city like Granda. And that it means a lot to have the crowd giving such a good response to the sport, while coming to cheer them on. http://www.avancedeportivo.es/ad/sonia-lafuente-sentido-bien-y-luchado-cada-elemento/
     
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    Sara and Adrian's schedule:
    • Souvenir Georges-Éthier 2015
    • Finlandia Trophy 2015
    • Coupe de Nice 2015
    • GP Rostelecom Cup 2015
    • Grand Prix Final Barcelona 2015 Gala

    Source: Their official website
     
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    That schedule totally needs another GP. I hope they'll get a TBD/replacement slot.
     
  23. Jeschke

    Jeschke #teamtrainwreck #teamschott

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    No Nebelhorn, nooo:drama::wuzrobbed
     
  24. AnaBM

    AnaBM Active Member

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    Completely agree :(. Does anyone know when the Souvenir Georges-Éthier is? I really can't wait to see their programs.
     
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    More details (in spanish) on the document released by the spanish fed: https://t.co/k1bcvQFZlm
    as a reminder, the original criteria was the highest TES score in the SD.
    S/D: 35.60 (Bavarian Open)
    H/K: 35.70 (Mentor Torun Cup)

    They decided to consider that an equal result (difference of 0.10), as just one different GOE given by one judge on one element would be enough to create a 0.20 difference (in other words, 0.20 would be the minimum gap to say that the two scores are different enough).

    Given the FD results (huge score by S/D at Bavarian Open), they decided to use that to tip their decision over for S/D.
     
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    I really wish FEDH had sent Hurtado/Khaliavin to Bavarian Open to give them one last shot, especially given the field. Le sigh.
     
  30. MarieM

    MarieM Grumpy Cynical Ice Dance Lover

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