Page 22 of 48 FirstFirst ... 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 ... LastLast
Results 316 to 330 of 710

Thread: Men's Short Program

  1. #316
    On the Ice Mrs. P's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    18,176

    0 Not allowed!
    Quote Originally Posted by kiz_4Ever View Post
    in a way, I find that greater because he did world record thanks to TES, and PCS are even a bit lower (commentator said he has mid 8s...while in GP he got also 9s and 10s with polemics...) (hope I explained myself quite good...)
    I'm guessing they held out on the 9s because he would have been near 100 if that happend.

  2. #317
    Spectator
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Posts
    714

    0 Not allowed!
    KVDP is still a great jumper, but his artistry hasn't improved as much as I hoped it would

  3. #318
    Skating is Art, if you let it be Blades of Passion's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Posts
    6,164

    0 Not allowed!
    So the judges basically just gave Chan +2 across the board on every element, with some +3's thrown in for good measure, didn't they.

  4. #319
    Spectator
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    9

    0 Not allowed!
    Quote Originally Posted by aemeraldrainc View Post
    Wow. Good for Patrick!
    I missed his face when the scores were given. Darn computer froze!

    Go Taka!
    http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5143/...a6d772fe_o.jpg
    Last edited by Tonichelle; 04-27-2011 at 11:47 AM. Reason: please just link to photos

  5. #320
    Gold for the Winter Prince! demarinis5's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    6,481

    0 Not allowed!
    I am popping in to say that Patrick was Chantastic, Florent and Taka fabulous. Go Dai, Tomas and Artur!!!!

  6. #321
    Bona Fide Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Posts
    11,389

    0 Not allowed!
    I sent a cosmic request for Patrick to break 90 and he surpassed that!

    Too bad about Koz though. I'm somewhat shocked he's below Amodio. Well, one brought it and one under-performed. Bring it tomorrow, Taka!

  7. #322
    Spectator
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Posts
    5,615

    0 Not allowed!
    My problem with using World records is the fact that scoring changes. That Patrick's sp score is the season's best thus far for anyone is enough of an achievement. We don't need to muddy the waters anymore.

  8. #323
    Bona Fide Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Posts
    3,949

    0 Not allowed!
    That fall on the quad for Kevin is really unfortunate, because quads are the best thing he has..

  9. #324
    Spectator
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    470

    0 Not allowed!
    I like Kevin, but after Patrick and Taka he seemed so painfully slow...
    sad for his quad, he did so much of them in practice!

  10. #325
    FigureSkatingPhenom
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    1,105
    Country: United States of America

    0 Not allowed!

    Kevin van der Perren

    Skating to Romeo & Juliet, Kevin van der Perren reminds me more and more of Timothy Goebel - a strong jumper but lackluster in presentation. A fall on the attempted 4T, but solid 3A and 3F+3T. Improved spins and footwork. Despite his lack of overall artistry, I still respect him as one of those workhorses in skating who fights for everything... though he always seems hard on himself when he misses one thing.

    SP: 68.34

  11. #326
    Bona Fide Member Spun Silver's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    4,874

    0 Not allowed!
    Quote Originally Posted by ImaginaryPogue View Post
    ? Not in the short program.
    Good point. Oops! Coffee time!

  12. #327
    Spectator
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Posts
    69

    0 Not allowed!
    Quote Originally Posted by jettasian View Post
    Go Patrick Go!!!
    It's so sweet that he beats the world record holder on his home turf and he's right there watching the record got shattered!

    When Patrick is on, he makes everything looks so EASY!
    Exactly. The skaters after him look slow and almost gawky. What an amazing performance from Patrick. I'm so glad I stayed up to watch it.

  13. #328
    Bona Fide Member sequinsgalore's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Posts
    8,079
    Country: Denmark

    0 Not allowed!
    Kevin VAN DER PERREN (BEL)

    Music: Art of War (based on Romeo and Juliet by Sergei Prokofiev) performed by Vanessa Mae
    SB: 73.61

    4T - fall, maybe UR
    3A
    3F+3T
    CCoSp
    CCSp
    SlSt
    FSSp

    Score: 68.34 and into 10th

  14. #329
    On the Ice
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Posts
    233

    0 Not allowed!
    Agh I'm starting to doze off, can't believe it's almost 6am here

  15. #330
    On the Ice Mrs. P's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    18,176

    0 Not allowed!
    Quote Originally Posted by ImaginaryPogue View Post
    My problem with using World records is the fact that scoring changes. That Patrick's sp score is the season's best thus far for anyone is enough of an achievement. We don't need to muddy the waters anymore.
    Huh? What waters are being muddled? I think it speaks to an impressive perfromance. If he brought had brought that to the Olympics...man!

Page 22 of 48 FirstFirst ... 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 ... LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •