Aljona Savchenko

Aljona Savchenko: Finding A New Path Five Years After Olympic Glory

By Hiro Yoshida

Exactly five years have passed since Aljona Savchenko crowned a spectacular career with an Olympic pairs gold medal with partner Bruno Massot It was her fifth attempt to win a long-cherished gold medal. She made her Olympic debut at the 2002 Games in Salt Lake City. At the time, she was just 18 years old and teamed with Stanislav Morozov representing Ukraine. They finished 15th.


Skate America Wraps Up Race For Grand Prix Final

After five previous stops through Russia, Canada, China, Japan and France, the ISU Grand Prix of Figure SkatingĀ  reached its final stop in Lake Placid, United States where the remaining qualifiers for the Grand Prix Final in Nagoya, Japan were decided. (more…)