2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Virginia » Tue Feb 20, 2018 5:15 pm

I imagine Virtue and Moir will end their career on Olympic ice. Patrick Chan, too.

Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford have made it very clear that their competitive days are behind them now.

I think this whole Canadian "class of 2018" will get ready for Canadian SOI and whatever other opportunities com their way.
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Trilogy86 » Tue Feb 20, 2018 5:56 pm

sms29s66 wrote:I'd like to know the full story behind V/M's decision to put that objectionable jump back in the free dance. Were they told to remove it or not? And did V/M decide it wasn't "attractive" or not. If they are retiring, I say good. I can do without seeing Tessa's crotch in Scott's face. Now if only the US federation would only put a leash on H/D, I'd be satisfied. I agree with Andy--Hubbell is insufferable.


They used this lift in their 2013 program, so I am not sure why folks are all upset about it now.
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby chuckiem » Tue Feb 20, 2018 6:20 pm

START ORDER LADIES SP Wed Feb 21 10 am local time / Tue Feb 20 8 pm EST

1 Bradie TENNELL USA
2 Isadora WILLIAMS BRA
3 Anna KHNYCHENKOVA UKR
4 Diana NIKITINA LAT
5 Hanul KIM KOR
6 Anita ÖSTLUND SWE

7 Xiangning LI CHN
8 Alexia PAGANINI SUI
9 Aiza MAMBEKOVA KAZ
10 Emmi PELTONEN FIN
11 Larkyn AUSTMAN CAN
12 Mae Berenice MEITE FRA

*** *** *** *** ZAMBONI *** *** *** ***

13 Kailani CRAINE AUS
14 Ivett TOTH HUN
15 Giada RUSSO ITA
16 Loena HENDRICKX BEL
17 Nicole SCHOTT GER
18 Nicole RAJICOVA SVK

19 Kaori SAKAMOTO JPN
20 Mirai NAGASU USA
21 Gabrielle DALEMAN CAN
22 Karen CHEN USA
23 Elizabet TURSYNBAEVA KAZ
24 Dabin CHOI KOR

*** *** *** *** ZAMBONI *** *** *** ***

25 Evgenia MEDVEDEVA OAR
26 Satoko MIYAHARA JPN
27 Kaetlyn OSMOND CAN
28 Alina ZAGITOVA OAR
29 Carolina KOSTNER ITA
30 Maria SOTSKOVA OAR

Tech Team

Ref Pfister-SUI
TC Lynch-AUS
TS Chung-KOR
ATS Martynov-RUS

Judges: TBA at start of competition

I am just disgusted. Vincent Zhou had to start 3rd in the men's starting order, and now Bradie Tennell, #43 on the WR, has to start first. Larkyn Austman, who has the lowest rank at 177, gets to start 11th. I just hope it doesn't bother her. But it is sure to keep her PCS scores as low as possible. I would like to see her have a meteoric rise similar to Vincent's in the FS.
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby chuckiem » Tue Feb 20, 2018 6:20 pm

FREE DANCE RESULTS

1 Gabriella PAPADAKIS / Guillaume CIZERON FRA 123.35 63.98 59.37 9.79 9.75 10.00 9.93 10.00 0.00 18
2 Tessa VIRTUE / Scott MOIR CAN 122.40 63.35 59.05 9.71 9.61 9.96 9.93 10.00 0.00 20
3 Maia SHIBUTANI / Alex SHIBUTANI USA 114.86 59.37 55.49 9.32 9.07 9.36 9.21 9.29 0.00 17
4 Ekaterina BOBROVA / Dmitri SOLOVIEV OAR 111.45 56.25 55.20 9.14 8.89 9.29 9.32 9.36 0.00 15
5 Madison HUBBELL / Zachary DONOHUE USA 109.94 54.94 56.00 9.29 9.21 9.25 9.46 9.46 1.00 19
6 Anna CAPPELLINI / Luca LANOTTE ITA 108.34 55.27 54.07 8.93 8.71 9.14 9.07 9.21 1.00 16
7 Kaitlyn WEAVER / Andrew POJE CAN 107.65 53.48 54.17 8.96 8.75 9.18 9.04 9.21 0.00 13
8 Piper GILLES / Paul POIRIER CAN 107.31 55.14 52.17 8.68 8.29 8.86 8.68 8.96 0.00 11
9 Charlene GUIGNARD / Marco FABBRI ITA 105.31 53.82 51.49 8.57 8.50 8.57 8.57 8.71 0.00 6
10 Penny COOMES / Nicholas BUCKLAND GBR 101.96 51.66 50.30 8.32 8.21 8.39 8.57 8.43 0.00 12
11 Sara HURTADO / Kirill KHALIAVIN ESP 101.40 51.68 49.72 8.14 8.04 8.43 8.36 8.46 0.00 10
12 Madison CHOCK / Evan BATES USA 100.13 49.04 53.09 8.64 8.71 8.71 9.14 9.04 2.00 14
13 Kana MURAMOTO / Chris REED JPN 97.22 50.75 46.47 7.64 7.54 7.86 7.75 7.93 0.00 8
14 Tiffani ZAGORSKI / Jonathan GUERREIRO OAR 95.77 46.73 49.04 8.14 8.00 8.29 8.14 8.29 0.00 9
15 Natalia KALISZEK / Maksym SPODYRIEV POL 95.29 48.45 46.84 7.64 7.68 7.89 7.82 8.00 0.00 7
16 Kavita LORENZ / Joti POLIZOAKIS GER 90.50 46.78 43.72 7.29 6.96 7.43 7.32 7.43 0.00 3
17 Marie-Jade LAURIAULT / Romain LE GAC FRA 89.62 47.04 42.58 7.25 6.82 7.14 7.21 7.07 0.00 1
18 Alisa AGAFONOVA / Alper UCAR TUR 87.76 44.01 43.75 7.25 7.11 7.21 7.50 7.39 0.00 5
19 Yura MIN / Alexander GAMELIN KOR 86.52 44.61 41.91 6.89 6.68 7.14 6.96 7.25 0.00 4
20 Lucie MYSLIVECKOVA / Lukas CSOLLEY SVK 82.82 41.65 50.00 41.17 6.82 6.61 6.82 7.00 7.07 0.00 2


JUDGES for FD: SVK CAN POL JPN USA TUR RUS CHN ESP no French judge.....

FINAL STANDINGS

1 - Tessa VIRTUE / Scott MOIR CAN 206.07 1 2
2 - Gabriella PAPADAKIS / Guillaume CIZERON FRA 205.28 2 1
3 - Maia SHIBUTANI / Alex SHIBUTANI USA 192.59 4 3
4 - Madison HUBBELL / Zachary DONOHUE USA 187.69 3 4
5 - Ekaterina BOBROVA / Dmitri SOLOVIEV OAR 186.92 6 5
6 - Anna CAPPELLINI / Luca LANOTTE ITA 184.91 5 6
7 - Kaitlyn WEAVER / Andrew POJE CAN 181.98 8 7
8 - Piper GILLES / Paul POIRIER CAN 176.91 9 8
9 - Madison CHOCK / Evan BATES USA 175.58 7 9
10 - Charlene GUIGNARD / Marco FABBRI ITA 173.47 11 10
11 - Penny COOMES / Nicholas BUCKLAND GBR 170.32 10 11
12 - Sara HURTADO / Kirill KHALIAVIN ESP 168.33 12 12
13 - Kana MURAMOTO / Chris REED JPN 160.63 15 13
14 - Tiffani ZAGORSKI / Jonathan GUERREIRO OAR 162.24 13 14
15 - Natalia KALISZEK / Maksym SPODYRIEV POL 161.35 14 15
16 - Kavita LORENZ / Joti POLIZOAKIS GER 150.49 17 16
17 - Marie-Jade LAURIAULT / Romain LE GAC FRA 149.59 18 17
18 - Alisa AGAFONOVA / Alper UCAR TUR 147.24 20 18
19 - Yura MIN / Alexander GAMELIN KOR 147.74 16 19
20 - Lucie MYSLIVECKOVA / Lukas CSOLLEY SVK 142.57 19 20
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby chuckiem » Tue Feb 20, 2018 6:29 pm

From what I've heard, Bobrova/Soloviev are retired and won't be at Worlds, and the same for V/M. So now there will be two medals up for grabs.
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Dragonlady » Wed Feb 21, 2018 2:42 am

All of my Olympic wishes came true last night. I wanted three things:

1. The Team Gold;
2. A Pairs medal for Meg and Eric;
3. The Ice Dance Gold for Tessa and Scott.

I truly love P&C but they’ve skated the same FD for the past four seasons. They just change the music. They’re beautiful skaters but they haven’t shown any range in their choice of material. For those who say if not for the dress malfunction, they would have won, I disagree. The judges seem to have given them a chance with their PCS in the SD. Their SD was a hot mess. They got the technical done but the performance level was affected by her problems with the dress. That they were only a point and a half back after it was done, was a surprise.

Tessa and Scott have skated to Mahler, Prince, Sibelius, Fred Astair, Bizet, and Pink Floyd. Every season they’ve taken risks, tried new styles and conquered new challenges. They’ve changed the entire direction of the sport away from the turgid drama of the Russian style and back to the North American style which is dancing. Watching these two become not just the greatest dancers of their generation, but of all time, has been a great joy.
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Dragonlady » Wed Feb 21, 2018 2:45 am

Virtue & Moir have skated their last competition and will not be going to Worlds. Ditto Patrick Chan and Duhamel & Radford.
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby chuckiem » Wed Feb 21, 2018 6:38 am

RESULTS LADIES SHORT PROGRAM

1 Alina ZAGITOVA OAR 82.92 45.30 37.62 9.36 9.18 9.64 9.43 9.43 0.00 28 3z+3lo, 3f, 2a
2 Evgenia MEDVEDEVA OAR 81.61 43.19 38.42 9.54 9.39 9.71 9.68 9.71 0.00 25 3f+3t, 3lo, 2a
3 Kaetlyn OSMOND CAN 78.87 41.83 37.04 9.32 9.00 9.36 9.29 9.32 0.00 27 3f+3t, 3z, 2a
4 Satoko MIYAHARA JPN 75.94 40.25 35.69 8.96 8.75 9.00 8.86 9.04 0.00 26 3z+3t, 3lo, 2a
5 Kaori SAKAMOTO JPN 73.18 40.36 32.82 8.43 7.96 8.29 8.18 8.18 0.00 19 3f+3t, 3lo, 2a
6 Carolina KOSTNER ITA 73.15 35.06 38.09 9.46 9.32 9.54 9.61 9.68 0.00 29 3f+2t, 3lo-hd, 2a
7 Gabrielle DALEMAN CAN 68.90 35.90 33.00 8.32 8.04 8.18 8.25 8.46 0.00 21 3t+3t-fo-2hd, 3z, 2a
8 Dabin CHOI KOR 67.77 37.54 30.23 7.75 7.29 7.68 7.50 7.57 0.00 24 3z+3t, 3f, 2a
9 Mirai NAGASU USA 66.93 37.24 30.69 8.04 7.36 7.61 7.68 7.68 1.00 20 3a↓, 3f+3t, 3lo
10 Karen CHEN USA 65.90 33.53 32.37 8.07 7.89 8.14 8.11 8.25 0.00 22 3z, 3lo+2t, 2a
11 Bradie TENNELL USA 64.01 35.50 29.51 7.57 7.25 7.25 7.43 7.39 1.00 1 3z+3t↓, 3lo, 2a
12 Maria SOTSKOVA OAR 63.79 31.40 33.39 8.46 8.21 8.21 8.46 8.39 1.00 30 3z↓, 3f+3t<, 2a
13 Nicole RAJICOVA SVK 60.59 32.36 28.23 7.18 6.82 7.21 7.00 7.07 0.00 18 3lo+2t, 3z, 2a
14 Nicole SCHOTT GER 59.20 31.62 27.58 6.96 6.61 7.07 6.86 6.96 0.00 17 3f, 3t+3t, 2a
15 Elizabet TURSYNBAEVA KAZ 57.95 28.27 29.68 7.46 7.18 7.50 7.43 7.54 0.00 23 2lo*, 3s+3t, 2a
16 Kailani CRAINE AUS 56.77 30.36 26.41 6.61 6.32 6.71 6.57 6.79 0.00 13 3f, 3lo+2lo, 2a
17 Isadora WILLIAMS BRA 55.74 29.83 25.91 6.54 6.29 6.64 6.46 6.46 0.00 2 3z+2t, 3lo, 2a
18 Emmi PELTONEN FIN 55.28 28.48 27.80 7.00 6.64 6.96 7.07 7.07 1.00 10 3t+3t, 3lo↓, 2a
19 Alexia PAGANINI SUI 55.26 29.99 25.27 6.39 6.14 6.39 6.39 6.29 0.00 8 3t+3t, 3lo, 2a
20 Loena HENDRICKX BEL 55.16 27.79 27.37 7.04 6.64 6.82 6.82 6.89 0.00 16 3z+3t<, 2a, 1f*
21 Hanul KIM KOR 54.33 29.41 24.92 6.36 6.00 6.32 6.29 6.18 0.00 5 3z+3t<, 3lo<, 2a
22 Mae Berenice MEITE FRA 53.67 28.24 25.43 6.57 6.14 6.46 6.29 6.32 0.00 12 3f-hd+2t, 3lo, 2a
23 Ivett TOTH HUN 53.22 27.60 25.62 6.54 6.18 6.43 6.39 6.50 0.00 14 3t+3t, 3z<<-df, 2a
24 Xiangning LI CHN 52.46 27.27 26.19 6.64 6.29 6.54 6.64 6.64 1.00 7 3f↓, 3z!<+2t, 2a
25 Larkyn AUSTMAN CAN 51.42 25.93 26.49 6.71 6.32 6.61 6.71 6.75 1.00 11 3s+3t<↓, 3f, 2a
26 Diana NIKITINA LAT 51.12 26.35 24.77 6.29 5.93 6.18 6.32 6.25 0.00 4 3z+3t<, 3lo, 2a<
27 Giada RUSSO ITA 50.88 25.90 25.98 6.57 6.25 6.50 6.54 6.61 1.00 15 3f, 3s↓-nc, 2a
28 Anita ÖSTLUND SWE 49.14 25.35 23.79 6.14 5.82 5.93 5.93 5.93 0.00 6 1z*, 3t+3t-hd, 2a
29 Anna KHNYCHENKOVA UKR 47.59 26.66 22.93 5.86 5.54 5.61 5.82 5.82 2.00 3 2a, 3t+3t↓, 3z↓
30 Aiza MAMBEKOVA KAZ 44.40 21.29 23.11 5.71 5.46 5.82 5.89 6.00 0.00 9 3s<+2t, 3t<<, 2a


JUDGES for SP: SVK HUN USA JPN KOR CHN RUS KAZ LAT

START ORDER LADIES FS Fri Feb 23 10 am local time / Thu Feb 22 8 pm EST

1 Alexia PAGANINI SUI
2 Loena HENDRICKX BEL
3 Mae Berenice MEITE FRA
4 Hanul KIM KOR
5 Xiangning LI CHN
6 Ivett TOTH HUN

7 Elizabet TURSYNBAEVA KAZ
8 Emmi PELTONEN FIN
9 Kailani CRAINE AUS
10 Nicole SCHOTT GER
11 Nicole RAJICOVA SVK
12 Isadora WILLIAMS BRA

*** *** *** *** ZAMBONI *** *** *** ***

13 Maria SOTSKOVA OAR
14 Karen CHEN USA
15 Bradie TENNELL USA
16 Gabrielle DALEMAN CAN
17 Dabin CHOI KOR
18 Mirai NAGASU USA

19 Satoko MIYAHARA JPN
20 Carolina KOSTNER ITA
21 Kaori SAKAMOTO JPN
22 Alina ZAGITOVA OAR
23 Kaetlyn OSMOND CAN
24 Evgenia MEDVEDEVA OAR
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Andy » Wed Feb 21, 2018 7:50 am

Dragonlady wrote:All of my Olympic wishes came true last night. I wanted three things:

1. The Team Gold;
2. A Pairs medal for Meg and Eric;
3. The Ice Dance Gold for Tessa and Scott.



I am surprised you did not wish for anything with regards to the Ladies events :lol:

you make a valid point with regards to the versatility of Virtue/Moir vs Pap/Ciz. I think the biggest achievement of V/M was the continuous push of the technical boundaries while constantly changing style - and being excellent at all of them.

It is a lesson I wish more couples would follow, and that includes very much Pap/Ciz. I think they have the goods (technical and artistic) to challenge themselves and explore different styles, otherwise they risk to stagnate.

Do you know who will be part of the Canadian team at Worlds?
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Trilogy86 » Wed Feb 21, 2018 11:52 am

Interesting start order for the last flight of ladies, and especially interested to see how Medvedeva does skating last.
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Jonas » Wed Feb 21, 2018 2:36 pm

I saw the entire flight of the ladies SP!

This time marks the first time Bradie Tennell has fallen on a triple jump attempt. Unfortunately, this first time happens to be the Olympic SP. :(

Kaori Sakamoto just schooled the penultimate group: effortless jumps all in the second half, but still tasteful choreography, speed, well centered spins, everything. Well deserved score, to end up in the final group, and to be scored rightfully ahead of Kostner, who I thought the judges would hold up for a top 4 finish.

I thought Nagasu would ride the wave of her stellar team event free skate, but she reverted to her old self. She skated her SP right after Sakamoto and the difference couldn't be more striking: slower, more tentative, and NO sense of performance.

Karen Chen skated pretty much as I expected her to skate.

Medvedeva kicked off the final group with her usual solid, but overscored outing. Zagitova followed a couple skaters later with an equally solid and more difficult effort, so I agree w/her being ahead. If I were judging, I'dve had the Russians' scores tied w/Osmond, who was equally solid, but skated bigger and faster.

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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Jonas » Wed Feb 21, 2018 2:46 pm

trilogy86 wrote:Interesting start order for the last flight of ladies, and especially interested to see how Medvedeva does skating last.


Medvedeva rarely gets nervous in competition, but then again she really hasn't been seriously challenged much over the last 2 seasons before this year's Europeans. I think Medvedeva will fare fine though.

Presuming that Zagitova throws it down, I'd be more worried for Osmond than Medvedeva. Osmond has never thrown down a clean 7-triple program internationally, and to have to do it after one of the gold medal favorites skate is a tall order to say the very least.

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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Trilogy86 » Wed Feb 21, 2018 3:23 pm

Jonas wrote:
trilogy86 wrote:Interesting start order for the last flight of ladies, and especially interested to see how Medvedeva does skating last.


Medvedeva rarely gets nervous in competition, but then again she really hasn't been seriously challenged much over the last 2 seasons before this year's Europeans. I think Medvedeva will fare fine though.

Presuming that Zagitova throws it down, I'd be more worried for Osmond than Medvedeva. Osmond has never thrown down a clean 7-triple program internationally, and to have to do it after one of the gold medal favorites skate is a tall order to say the very least.

Your thoughts...


I completely agree.
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby JimSlate71 » Wed Feb 21, 2018 4:27 pm

Overall I agree with the placements from the Ladies SP, although I would've had Zagitova closer to Medvedeva point wise, maybe right at 92. I enjoyed Evgenia's program much more, although the technical superiority of Zagitova was apparent. The latter continues to be greatly overscored in that second mark, however. Still, wonderful skates from both. I just hope Medvedeva can somehow pull it off and win that Olympic gold she has been working so hard for. Sakamoto was great, and I agree with Johnny more than Tara in regards to Miyahara…..she just doesn't draw me in. Would've had Kaori ahead of her.
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Winnipeg » Wed Feb 21, 2018 5:11 pm

Dragonlady wrote:All of my Olympic wishes came true last night. I wanted three things:

1. The Team Gold;
2. A Pairs medal for Meg and Eric;
3. The Ice Dance Gold for Tessa and Scott.

I truly love P&C but they’ve skated the same FD for the past four seasons. They just change the music. They’re beautiful skaters but they haven’t shown any range in their choice of material. For those who say if not for the dress malfunction, they would have won, I disagree. The judges seem to have given them a chance with their PCS in the SD. Their SD was a hot mess. They got the technical done but the performance level was affected by her problems with the dress. That they were only a point and a half back after it was done, was a surprise.

Tessa and Scott have skated to Mahler, Prince, Sibelius, Fred Astair, Bizet, and Pink Floyd. Every season they’ve taken risks, tried new styles and conquered new challenges. They’ve changed the entire direction of the sport away from the turgid drama of the Russian style and back to the North American style which is dancing. Watching these two become not just the greatest dancers of their generation, but of all time, has been a great joy.



I agree with everything said here, including the 3 wishes! I had exactly the same> :D :D :D

ONe more wish - podium finish for Osmond
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Nahanni » Wed Feb 21, 2018 7:53 pm

And, eh Canada, why not add gold for the women's hockey team to the wish list? :D
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Dragonlady » Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:34 pm

I had conceded that Medved and Zagitova would be grossly overscored and they were. So unless one or both of them have uncharacteristic melt downs, they’ll be taking gold and silver.

Personally I don’t think any skater with weak laboured stroking, who doesn’t use the entire ice surface, deserves 9.54 in skating skills, even if her elements are clean and tidy. And jumps that go up and down in the same spot with no height, no ice coverage, and no running edge coming out of them, don’t deserve +2’s and 3’s for GOE just because they’re done in the back half of the program with a hand over the head.

I’d give both of them low 8’s for skating skills and only because their elements are clean and tidy. When you get down in your knees and accelerate effortlessly with a minimum of effort, and can skate a program which fills the ice from end to end, we can talk about 9’s.

So really only bronze is open, and Osmond has had problems laying down a clean long. I also figured I was already asking for a lot and doubted I’d get all three.
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Trilogy86 » Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:41 pm

Dragonlady wrote:I had conceded that Medved and Zagitova would be grossly overscored and they were. So unless one or both of them have uncharacteristic melt downs, they’ll be taking gold and silver.

Personally I don’t think any skater with weak laboured stroking, who doesn’t use the entire ice surface, deserves 9.54 in skating skills, even if her elements are clean and tidy. And jumps that go up and down in the same spot with no height, no ice coverage, and no running edge coming out of them, don’t deserve +2’s and 3’s for GOE just because they’re done in the back half of the program with a hand over the head.

I’d give both of them low 8’s for skating skills and only because their elements are clean and tidy. When you get down in your knees and accelerate effortlessly with a minimum of effort, and can skate a program which fills the ice from end to end, we can talk about 9’s.

So really only bronze is open, and Osmond has had problems laying down a clean long. I also figured I was already asking for a lot and doubted I’d get all three.


I completely agree with you on this. That is all.
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Dragonlady » Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:42 pm

Nahanni wrote:And, eh Canada, why not add gold for the women's hockey team to the wish list? :D


At the risk of being asked to turn in my Canadian citizenship card, I can truthfully say I don’t give a rat’s patootie who wins the hockey gold. My least favourite sport of the games. I’d rather watch paint dry than hockey. I expect we will win the women’s tournament. Without the NHL players the men’s outcome is less certain but we seem to have a good shot at it.

Andy, I think that Nam Nguyen will replace Patrick Chan. In Pairs, Lubov and Dylan finished 4th but I’ve heard they’re not going, so I’m not sure. Ruest & Wolfe are next on the list. Soucisse & Firus, fresh off the bronze at 4CC should be the Dance replacements.
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Re: 2018 Pyeongchang KOREA WINTER OLYMPICS

Postby Trilogy86 » Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:51 pm

Dragonlady wrote:
Nahanni wrote:And, eh Canada, why not add gold for the women's hockey team to the wish list? :D


At the risk of being asked to turn in my Canadian citizenship card, I can truthfully say I don’t give a rat’s patootie who wins the hockey gold. My least favourite sport of the games. I’d rather watch paint dry than hockey. I expect we will win the women’s tournament. Without the NHL players the men’s outcome is less certain but we seem to have a good shot at it


I’m Canadian and while I disagree with your thoughts on the sport of hockey, I respect the honesty haha! I’m just wondering now who will go to Milan for Worlds, from all nations. Any thoughts?
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