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Ice skating union elects new association leadership

The German Ice Skating Union will elect a new association leadership on September 10th in Munich. Former President Dieter Hillebrand…

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German figure skating championship 2023 awarded

The German Figure Skating Championships 2023 will take place on April 6th and 7th. January in Oberstdorf. The young champions…

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Figure skating superstar retires

Japanese Olympic figure skating champion Yuzuru Hanyu has announced his retirement from competitive sport five months after his disappointing performance…

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Ukraine fires Olympic figure skating champion Petrenko

That was a blunder: Olympic figure skating champion Wiktor Petrenko has been relieved of his post as vice president of…

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Nicole Schott best German in the world rankings

The six-time German figure skating champion Nicole Schott from Essen is 16th in the world rankings. in the post-Olympic winter.…

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Top German couples in figure skating separate

The German Skating Union (DEU) loses two of its best teams in the post-Olympic winter. Minerva Hase and Nolan Seegert,…

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Valieva leads excluded Russian team

The European figure skating champion Kamila Valieva, who is suspected of doping, will lead the Russian national team, which has…

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New figure skating world governing body elected

Kim Jae-Youl from South Korea is the new President of the World Figure Skating Federation ISU. The 53-year-old was elected…

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Katarina Witt recommends a minimum age for other sports as well

Two-time Olympic champion Katarina Witt sees the decision to raise the minimum age in figure skating from 15 to 17…

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“Contemporary way”: relieved figure skating icon Katarina Witt

Germany’s sports icon Katarina Witt expressly welcomes the World Association’s decision to raise the minimum age in figure skating to…

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After the Valieva scandal at the Olympic Games: “Historical decision” made

The times of child stars are over: after the scandal surrounding the Russian Kamila Valieva in Beijing, the world association…

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Criticism of figure skating decision

Former European figure skating champion Norbert Schramm has sharply criticized the ISU’s decision to raise the minimum age to 17.

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After the Olympic drama about 15-year-old Kamila Valieva: the minimum age is raised

The world association ISU has raised the minimum age for figure skaters at top level to 17 years. This was…

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Exclusion of Russian candidates rejected

The congress of the world ice skating association ISU in Phuket/Thailand has rejected the exclusion of Russian candidates from the…

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Figure skating: DEU wants to increase the minimum age

The German Skating Union (DEU) has spoken out in favor of raising the minimum age for figure skating from 15…

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Figure skating: Hase/Seegert lead the DEU federal squad

This year’s fifth place at the World Championships, Minerva Hase and Nolan Seegert, are leading the national figure skating squad…

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Olympic champions in Putin’s “dirty network”

When the EU launches its sixth sanctions package against Russia, two Olympic champions will also have their purses in the…

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Figure skating: Olympic champions win fifth world title

Ice dance Olympic champions Gabriella Papadakis/Guillaume Cizeron won their fifth title at their home World Championships in Montpellier. The dream…

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Figure skating: Shoma Uno new world champion

Accompanied by music from the legendary Bolero, figure skater Shoma Uno secured the world championship title for the first time.…

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World Cup tenth Schott wants to continue his career

After her surprising tenth place at the World Championships in Montpellier, the six-time German figure skating champion Nicole Schott wants…

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Ice dance Olympic champion Papadakis/Cizeron on course for gold at World Championships

The ice dance Olympic champions Gabriella Papadakis/Guillaume Cizeron from France are on course for their fifth title at the home…

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Nicole Schott achieves the greatest success of her career

Saving the best for last: At the end of a long Olympic winter, Nicole Schott achieved the greatest success of…

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Debutant Starostin trembles in the final of the figure skating world championship

Trembling for a long time, then a sigh of relief: Debutant Nikita Starostin barely achieved his minimum target at the…

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Hase/Seegert miss World Cup medal

In the absence of the suspended athletes from Russia, Alexa Knierim and Brandon Frazier won gold at the World Figure…

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Verbal derailment shocked at figure skating World Cup

The world ice skating association has separated from two commentators at the figure skating world championships in Montpellier after a…

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World Cup out for two commentators after scandal

The world ice skating association has separated from two commentators at the figure skating world championships in Montpellier after a…

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World Figure Skating Championships without Russia’s superstars – Starostin is allowed to start

Athletes from the Russian Federation are not eligible to compete at the World Figure Skating Championships in Montpellier. Nevertheless, there…

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Aljona Savchenko criticizes the German association

Figure skating Olympic champion Aljona Savchenko has blamed the German Skating Union (DEU) for her commitment as Dutch national coach.…

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German champions miss figure skating world championships

The German ice dance champions Jennifer Janse van Rensburg (28) and Benjamin Steffan (26) will miss the World Figure Skating…

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WM | Hase and Seegert want to forget about the Olympic drama

Minerva Hase and Nolan Seegert had a hard time putting the tears and frustration over the Corona drama in Beijing…

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World Figure Skating Championships without Olympic champion Chen

Figure skating Olympic champion Nathan Chen has canceled his participation in the world championships next week in Montpellier (March 23…

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Figure skating Olympic champion Savchenko future association trainer

Figure skating Olympic champion Aljona Savchenko will work as a trainer in the Netherlands. As the Dutch association KNSB announced,…

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New task for Aliona Savchenko

Pair skating Olympic champion Aljona Savchenko turns her back on Germany and becomes the new bonds coach for the Netherlands.…

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Olympic champion Savchenko worried about her family

Olympic figure skating champion Aliona Savchenko worries about her family in Ukraine. “My family’s house is about 40 kilometers from…

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war | Olympic heroine Savchenko deeply concerned for family and friends

Four years ago, along with partner Bruno Massot, she was one of the great heroines of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics…

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Russia bans entry for figure skating couples

Russia has denied pairs skaters Minerva Hase and Nolan Seegert and ice dancers Katharina Müller and Tim Dieck entry to…

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Schott leads German World Cup squad

The six-time German champion Nicole Schott from Essen is leading the squad of the German Skating Union for the World…

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Starostin replaces Fentz at World Figure Skating Championships

Nikita Starostin from ERC Westfalen Dortmund will replace German champion Paul Fentz at the World Figure Skating Championships from March…

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Runner-up Starostin seventh at World Cup dress rehearsal

During the dress rehearsal for his debut at the Figure Skating World Championships in Montpellier in March, the German Vice…

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Another Olympic doping case uncovered

Spanish figure skater Laura Barquero has tested positive for the banned steroid clostebol at the Beijing Winter Olympics, the International…

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Olympics 2022, figure skating | Kamila Valieva speaks for the first time after the Beijing debacle

Figure skating superstar Kamila Valieva has spoken out for the first time since her complete failure and departure from the…

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DOSB boss rumbles: Dealing with Valieva was “soulless”

As President of the German Olympic Sports Confederation, Thomas Weikert demands that the issues of human rights and sustainability come…

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Savchenko calls for a rethink in figure skating

The case of Kamila Valieva made waves around the world. Despite a positive doping test in December, the exceptionally talented…

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CAS verdict: No medal for US team

The US figure skating team left the Olympic city of Beijing with no silver medals in their luggage. This was…

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Olympics 2022 | Because of “Valieva case”: US figure skating team sues silver

The United States figure skating team is requesting the International Court of Arbitration for Sport to hand over the silver…

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Olympics 2022 | Figure skating legend defends Valieva coach: “Check out her Wikipedia page”

Backing for the highly controversial Russian figure skating coach Eteri Georgievna. After the 47-year-old was even criticized by IOC boss…

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Incredible garbage can allegations against Valieva coach Tutberidze

The doping allegations against Kamila Valieva caused a stir at the Beijing Winter Olympics. The Russian figure skater is mentored…

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Russia reacts to Bach criticism

Russian officials have dismissed Thomas Bach’s criticism of the behavior of figure skating coach Eteri Tutberidze. .

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Savchenko remembers great moment in Pyeongchang

Sport can create magical moments and moments of pure happiness. One of the great moments was the so-called freestyle of…

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IOC boss Thomas Bach attacks Kamila Valieva’s entourage

IOC President Thomas Bach has expressed “disturbed” and very concerned about the fate of 15-year-old figure skater Kamila Valieva. At…

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Doping? Kamila Valieva wants to open B sample

In the Olympic doping scandal involving Kamila Valieva, the Russian figure skater wants to use the B test to prove…

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“Grandpa thesis” realistic? Details of the Kamila Valieva case revealed

The Court of Arbitration for Sport CAS published the substantiated arbitral award in the Kamila Valieva case on Thursday evening…

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Kamila Valieva surprisingly missed a medal

Sporting and personal tragedy for Kamila Valieva: the pressure is too great, the runner of the century remains sensationally without…

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Olympia 2022: Violent “hypocrisy” accusation against DOSB

Former sports official Helmut Digel has attacked the German Olympic Sports Confederation for commenting on the doping case involving Russian…

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Olympics 2022 | Report: Kamila Valieva had drug cocktail in her blood

In the doping scandal surrounding figure skater Kamila Valieva, more and more details are coming to light – and they…

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Excitement about Kamila Valieva: Moscow talent factory in the criticism

Eteri Tutberidze’s Moscow figure skating medal factory is famous and notorious. The doping scandal surrounding her Russian child prodigy Kamila…

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Doping expert raises allegations against Kamila Valieva

Doping expert Fritz Sörgel considers the alleged accidental ingestion of the heart drug trimetazidine through a shared glass grandfather to…

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Olympics 2022 | Figure Skating: Allegedly three heart substances in Valieva’s sample

New details in the “case” Kamila Valieva: According to information from the “New York Times”, three different substances for the…

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Figure skater Schott qualified for freestyle finals

The German figure skater Nicole Schott has qualified for the free skate finals in the women’s competition at the Olympic…

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Olympics 2022 | Russia celebrates Kamila Valieva: ‘Fighting spirit and resilience’

Despite the doping headlines, Russian media and politicians have hailed the performance of figure skater Kamila Valieva. “Kamila definitely showed…

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Olympics 2022 | “To puke”: clear words in the “Valieva case”

The case of Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva continues to spark heated debates at the Winter Olympics. The former fencer…

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Olympics 2022 | Figure skating: Schott advocates minimum age at the Olympics

The German figure skating champion Nicole Schott spoke out in favor of a minimum age for the Olympic Winter Games…

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Olympics 2022 | Figure skating: Kamila Valieva defies doping theater

After her world-class short program, Kamila Valieva looked to the ceiling for help, the Russian suspected of doping was not…

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Olympics 2022 | Child prodigy Valieva only wobbles briefly

Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva saved her chances at the start of the Olympic women’s competition. After the fuss about…

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Olympia: DOSB compensates German “quarantine victims”

They are the most pitiable figures in the German Olympic team, but figure skater Nolan Seegert and the two Nordic…

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Valieva case: US team calls for medal ceremonies

The US athletes’ representatives have attacked the IOC for not giving medals over the doping affair involving Russian figure skater…

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Figure Skating, Olympics | Violent criticism in doping scandal involving child prodigy Kamila Valieva

The verdict in the doping affair involving Russia’s figure skating prodigy Kamila Valieva at the Beijing Winter Olympics is causing…

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WADA raises serious allegations against Russia

The World Anti-Doping Agency has accused Russia of serious mistakes in handling the doping case of 15-year-old European figure skating…

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Olympics 2022 | Figure skating: No medal ceremony for Kamila Valieva

At the Beijing Winter Games, medals will not be awarded in competitions in which doping suspected Russian figure skater Kamila…

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Doping hunter Tygart: “Russia hijacked the games”

The well-known US doping hunter Travis Tygart made serious allegations against her home country Russia and the International Court of…

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Heavy criticism in the doping affair involving Russia’s figure skating prodigy Kamila Valieva

The verdict in the doping affair involving Russia’s figure skating prodigy Kamila Valieva at the Beijing Winter Olympics is causing…

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Gold dream for ice dance duo fulfilled with delay

Four years late, Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron have fulfilled their Olympic dream. After silver in Pyeongchang in 2018, the…

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Olympics 2022 | The Valieva case: Witt demands a minimum age

The German figure skating legend Katarina Witt (56) is in favor of a minimum age at the Olympic Games in…

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Hearing on Valieva doping affair ended

In the urgent procedure for the starting right of gold favorite Kamila Valieva for the figure skating individual, the sports…

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Figure skating at the 2022 Olympics | Kamila Valieva: child prodigy with questionable team

On Monday, the CAS wants to announce whether Kamila Valieva will be allowed to continue taking part in the Winter…

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Valieva on the starting list despite doping procedures

Figure skater Kamila Valieva is on the starting list for Tuesday’s women’s Olympic short program in Beijing, despite the ongoing…

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Eistänzer Müller/Dieck miss the freestyle finals by the skin of a hat

Big disappointment for Katharina Müller and Tim Dieck: The two Dortmund ice dancers missed the freestyle finals at the Olympic…

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Olympics 2022 | Valieva case: IOC spokesman advises “calm down pill”

The International Olympic Committee calls for more prudence in the case of figure skater Kamila Valieva who is suspected of…

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WADA intervenes in the Valieva case

After the International Olympic Committee and the World Skating Union (ISU), the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has also announced that…

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Olympics 2022 | The gloomy doping suspicion about child prodigy Valieva

The Russian doping shadow is hanging over the Olympics again – and this time it’s about a child. The IOC…

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Figure skater Seegert has left the quarantine hotel

Figure skater Nolan Seegert left the quarantine hotel in Beijing after nine days on Friday afternoon and moved back to…

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Eric Frenzel’s dreary everyday life in isolation: “It’s getting more and more difficult”

An ocher block in the middle of nowhere, about ten stories high. The view from the window falls on bare…

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IOC wants quick verdict in Valieva case

In the doping whirl around figure skating prodigy Kamila Valieva at the Olympics, the sports judges should now decide in…

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Figure skater Kamila Valieva suspected of doping: Russian Olympic Committee is fighting for the right to start

The Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) is fighting for the right to compete in the individual competition in Beijing for figure…

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Katarina Witt reacts to doping excitement at the Olympics

The German figure skating legend Katarina Witt defends the Russian Olympic champion Kamila Valieva, who is suspected of doping, and…

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Positive doping test at Valieva confirmed

Russian Olympic figure skating champion Kamila Valieva has tested positive for the stimulant trimetazidine ahead of the Beijing Winter Games.…

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Olympics 2022 | Just “speculation”? Confusion about doping reporting

A doping suspicion in figure skating and an unresolved medal issue cause a stir at the Winter Games in Beijing.…

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Olympics 2022 | Beaten Superstar Hanyu

No world premiere for Japan’s superstar Yuzuru Hanyu, gold for Nathan Chen: Thanks to an almost flawless freestyle, the three-time…

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Olympics 2022 | Beaten Superstar Hanyu

No world premiere for Japan’s superstar Yuzuru Hanyu, gold for Nathan Chen: Thanks to an almost flawless freestyle, the three-time…

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Olympics 2022 | No world premiere: Hanyu fails the quadruple axel

No world premiere in Beijing: figure skating superstar Yuzuru Hanyu failed the quadruple axel at the Olympic Games. The Japanese…

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Positive doping test in Russian figure skaters?

The Winter Olympics in Beijing are threatened with the first major doping case – and again the Russian team seems…

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Plushenko calls for lifting of Russia’s restrictions

Russia’s former figure skating star Yevgeny Plushenko says his country’s limited participation in the Winter Games without an anthem and…

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Award ceremony postponed due to “open legal question”.

The Russian figure skating team will have to wait for their gold medals at the Beijing Winter Olympics. The award…

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Third Olympic gold almost unattainable for Hanyu

Triple dream burst: Double Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu has lost all chances of another gold medal in the short program.…

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Olympics for US figure skater Zhou

Former World Cup bronze medalist Vincent Zhou (USA) missed the men’s competition at the Olympic figure skating competitions in Beijing…

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Olympia 2022: Figure skater Valieva makes history

European figure skating champion Kamila Valieva was the first woman to show two quadruple jumps at the Olympic Winter Games.…

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Russia wins first figure skating gold

The team from Russia won the first gold medal in figure skating at the Beijing Winter Olympics. For the second…

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Olympia 2022: China stops internet shitstorm

After a failed Olympic short program by Chinese figure skater Zhu Yi, China tried to stop an Internet shitstorm against…

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Olympics 2022 | Seegert on quarantine: “No horror scenarios in mind”

Figure skater Nolan Seegert, who is in corona quarantine, has difficulties with the forced immobility in the room of his…

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Olympics 2022 | Schott brakes German figure skating descent

With an almost flawless short program at the Olympic Winter Games in Beijing, Nicole Schott was at least able to…

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Witt does not expect a “carefree party”

Figure skating icon Katarina Witt is not expecting any brilliant winter games in Beijing due to the massive corona restrictions.…

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Figure skater Hase optimistic despite corona bad luck

Germany’s best pair skaters are not giving up hope of starting at the Olympics after Nolan Seegert’s positive corona test…

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Figure skaters mess up the start after corona shock

Blocked in the head and not competitive: Apparently still burdened by the positive corona test of their teammate Nolan Seegert,…

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“We are strong as a team”

The German figure skating team provided an emotional moment with a self-made poster for their missing couple in the Olympic…

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Paul Fentz opens the team competition

The German figure skating champion Paul Fentz opened the Olympic team competition at the Winter Games in Beijing. At the…

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Olympia / figure skating: Seegert hopes for pair skating

After his positive corona test, the German figure skater Nolan Seegert confirmed his hope of playing in pair skating. “I…

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DOSB start with figure skating quickie

After pair skating champion Nolan Seegert tested positive, the German figure skaters will go into the team competition as a…

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Figure skating: Schott has modest Olympic goals

Germany’s best figure skater Nicole Schott has set herself modest goals for the Olympic Winter Games in Beijing after her…

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First German athlete tested positive

A few days before the opening ceremony of the Winter Games in Beijing, a first German Olympic athlete tested positive…

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Model biathlon: figure skating reform demanded

Germany’s best figure skater Nicole Schott and her trainer Michael Huth called for their sport to be modernized with new…

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German figure skating couple “very paranoid” because of Corona

The anticipation of the Winter Olympics of Germany’s currently best figure skating couple Minerva Hase and Nolan Seegert is also…

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Figure skater Schott second at the Bavarian Open

Almost two weeks before the Winter Olympics at the Bavarian Open in her adopted home of Oberstdorf, figure skater Nicole…

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Figure skating: EM title to Russia – Müller / Dieck celebrate top success

Katharina Müller and Tim Dieck danced their way to their greatest international success to date at the European Figure Skating…

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Nicole Schott falls behind at European figure skating championships

Germany’s best figure skater Nicole Schott missed a place in the top ten at the end of the European Figure…

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Kondratiuk wins figure skating championship

Mark Kondratyuk won the men’s competition at the European Figure Skating Championships in Tallinn. .

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Müller/Dieck are at odds "head problem"

For Katharina Müller and Tim Dieck, the hoped-for top ten place at the European Figure Skating Championships is almost out…

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ISU awards Grand Prix final to Turin

This year’s Figure Skating Grand Prix Final will take place in Turin from December 8th to 11th. This was decided…

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Fentz on a difficult journey to Beijing

After the best short program of what has been a depressing Olympic figure skating winter for him so far, Paul…

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Figure Skating European Championship: Nicole Schott is eleventh

The six-time German champion Nicole Schott started the figure skating European Championships in Tallinn with an eleventh place. For her…

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Figure Skating EM: Hase/Seegert eighth in pair skating decision

The pair skating decision at the European Figure Skating Championships in Tallinn ended with a triple Russian triumph. The victory…

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Pair runner Hase/Seegert Fifth after the short program

The German pair skating champions Minerva Hase and Nolan Seegert from Berlin take fifth place after the short program at…

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Figure skaters Fentz and Starostin in the European Championship final

Veteran Paul Fentz and debutant Nikita Starostin reached their first intermediate goal at the start of the European Figure Skating…

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