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Yu-Na Kim News UPDATE!

Discussion in 'The Trash Can' started by RunnersHigh, Dec 20, 2010.

  1. AxelAnnie

    AxelAnnie Well-Known Member

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    I am sure this is a really dumb question......but...why is the reigning OGM going to a Senior B event?
     
  2. l'etoile

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    IIRC, Yuna reasoned that she wasn't invited from any grand prix event. Yuna also added that even if she was invited, she wouldn't have participated in one because she knows she wouldn't be ready in time for a grand prix event. Plus, because of the new minimum TES rule required to be able to compete at major ISU events, Yuna must attend some competition before 4cc or Worlds to obtain those scores.
     
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  3. love_skate2011

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    It will be probably be by next year
    Golden Spin is unlikely and also Carolina will be there
     
  4. l'etoile

    l'etoile New Member

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    ^Yuna's planed to compete in December at the latest:D Can't wait!
     
  5. l'etoile

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  6. spikydurian

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    That seems to be a long way off. :(
     
  7. leapfrogonice

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    The moment it is announced which senior B she is competing in, expect all the flights from Korea to that event to sell out!
     
  8. MikiAndoFan#1

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  9. RunnersHigh

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    Louis Vuitton, dedicated the special order skate trunk to "Queen" Yuna Kim.

    Picture of the skate trunk & Yuna or use this rink.
     
  10. puretea

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  12. Butterfly91

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    OMG I want it I want it!!!
     
  13. l'etoile

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    Congrats on your first post, Butterfly! Post often and have fun:)

    That's an incredible honor for the both parties, Yuna and LV. The same class recognizes each other.


    And, when will she ever announce her training/competition details? People are waitin'!
     
  14. worldsnice12

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    Are there really no information about how her training is going??Is she training in Seoul?
     
  15. puretea

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    Yuna Kim “My goal is to win Olympic tickets for Korean skaters”
    http://www.feverskating.com/fevers/61894427

    Pics
    http://nimg.nate.com/orgImg/mk/2012/10/13/20121013_1350113920.jpg
    http://nimg.nate.com/orgImg/mk/2012/10/13/20121013_1350113777.jpg
    http://nimg.nate.com/orgImg/mk/2012/10/13/20121013_1350115424.jpg
     
  16. kwanatic

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  17. spikydurian

    spikydurian Well-Known Member

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  18. l'etoile

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    Thanks for bringing the article, puretea. It was really something.
     
  19. lowtherlore

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    Yu-Na will skate at NRW Trophy (Dortmund, Germany, 5-9 Dec), ATS (her agency) said. She will premiere her new SP and LP programs at the event, which is to be the first in 20 months for her. She will be filing an entry to Golden Spin of Zagreb (13-16 Dec) too, as an alternate schedule.
     
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  21. spikydurian

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    Good luck to Yuna on her NRW Trophy skate.
    That's so sweet of Hugh Jackman, eyh201.
     
  22. l'etoile

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    That is so funny and sweet of him, really! He knows how to sell his movie in Korea:lol:
     
  23. l'etoile

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  24. kwanatic

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    I know Yu-Na's competing soon...any news concerning her preparations? I'd go check YNKF but it's blocked here at work...:(
     
  25. l'etoile

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    ^ Nothing spectacularly new, but she'll leave for Germany on 5th and Yuna also signed up for Golden Spin in Zagrev in case things don't go as planned.
     
  26. l'etoile

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    Hugh Jackman: Yuna Kim is “certain to win!”

    Pretty cool:respec: and this is the interview he gave. From GS.
     
  27. l'etoile

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    Apparently, a Korean broadcasting company, which I guess is SBS, will be covering the NRW trophy!

    Philip Hersh ‏@olyphil
     
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  28. lowtherlore

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    Today, on her way to NRW Trophy, Yu-Na rated her physical conditioning at "more than 80% (of the peak level)".

    "Physically, the most difficult part of the buildup to this event has been getting my strength back," she said. "I basically had to start from scratch, but I was able to overcome that because I was more relaxed than before. I enjoyed myself more than I had in the past."

    Rest of the article: Free of stress, Kim Yu-Na believes hard work will pay off

    Photos: http://sports.media.daum.net/general/gallery/yuna121205/index.html#20121205141731797
     
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  29. spikydurian

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    Wee.. 80% ready? That sounds great!