NEWS

A "Market" appears on Jura Synchro

After launching this summer third version of JuraSynchro.com, it is with great pleasure that we present a new feature on the website. Since this weekend a "Market" section has appeared. Overview of this new step forward for the Jura Synchro's team.


The first synchro competition in Hong Kong was a blast

The Asian Junior Figure Skating Challenge 2018/19 Synchronized Skating competition was held on 5 October 2018. This was the first ever synchro competition organized by the Hong Kong Skating Union. A total of five Chinese teams from Beijing, Hong Kong, and Shenzhen participated in the Mixed-age, Novice, and Pre-Novice categories.

Finlandia Trophy: Finland dominates at home!

On Saturday evening, the annual figure skating competition Finlandia Trophy took place in Espoo, Finland. Seven teams from two countries participated in the competition with their short programs only. This year, Marigold Ice Unity won the competition, Team Paradise came second and Team Unique finished third.

Team Paradise: "The last Worlds were just a small step back to become stronger than ever"

The new season is a new page in the synchronized skating history! These last weeks, we have introduced you, two teams from Russia. Now it’s time to represent the strongest team, twice World Champions, winners and prize winners of many international competitions: Team Paradise.


A judge speaks about the main reforms in the scoring system

All the Finnish and Russian senior teams will perform their new short programs for the first time in front of the judges and the audience on Saturday evening. This competition starts the International Synchronized Skating season 2018-19. 

Exclusive: MIU reveals the first seconds of its new program!

The 2018 World Champion Marigold IceUnity is ready to compete this upcoming weekend for the first time of the season. As for the six other participating teams, the Fins will present their new short program called "WhyNot" at the Finlandia Trophy… And here is a sneak peek!

Australia lived its State Championships in New South Wales

As the qualifier event for the Australian Figure Skating Championships, the NSW State Championships are an important competition in the synchro calendar. The top four teams from each division will automatically qualify for Nationals, which will be held in Sydney at the beginning of December. 

Team Surprise will no longer be competing

"Today we have a big and heavy-hearted announcement to make", wrote this morning Team Surprise on social media. The Silver World Medallist will no longer be competing. A shock to the fans. 


Team Tatarstan will present a bright and feminine short program next weekend

Some of the best teams in the world will compete on the next weekend at Finlandia Trophy in Finland. Team Tatarstan (RUS) will take part in the competition for the first time. A few days before the event, we took an interview from one of the coaches, Evgeniya Antonova.

French Masters: Close up with les Chrysalides Junior

It is the beginning of the season for five French teams this weekend! Focus on Les Chrysalides, back in the Junior N1 category.

How to recognize the new Grades of Execution (GOE)

In order to have more evaluation possibilities, the range of the Grades of Execution (GOE) has been expanded from -3 to +3 to now -5 to +5 in all figure skating disciplines. There are now a total of 10 Grades of Execution.

"Nothing can stop us"

The new season is coming! The first international competition, Finlandia Trophy, will introduce a new team from Russia. It’s time to know more about them. Olga Badyaeva is the coach of Crystal Ice teams, she accepted to answer our questions.