Japanase figure skater Rika Kihira captures gold at Grand Prix Final

Teenage Japanese figure skater Rika Kihira won gold at the Grand Prix Final in Vancouver. The 16-year-old posted a combined score of 233.12 on Saturday, despite stumbling on a jump in her free skate. Kihira edged out reigning Olympic champion … Continue reading Japanase figure skater Rika Kihira captures gold at Grand Prix Final

Canadian figure skater Stephen Gogolev claims men’s gold at Junior Grand Prix Final

Canada’s Stephen Gogolev captured men’s gold at the Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Vancouver on Friday night.  Watch Gogolev’s winning performance: 13-year-old Canadian was the 1st first substitute, goes on to win event. 4:17 The 13-year-old from Toronto blew … Continue reading Canadian figure skater Stephen Gogolev claims men’s gold at Junior Grand Prix Final