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    Quote Originally Posted by os168 View Post
    Hehe, it has been more than a year since I made this post. How time flies, and so great to see him realize his potential. Good luck Yuzu 2013!

    http://www.goldenskate.com/forum/sho...l=1#post597239



    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrwo691pm7I

    Some years ago, the very first time I casually watched a Yuzu’s performance, I immediately thought he was lighter than a feather but extremely powerful at the same time , the same unusual combination that has made me love Mao’s skating so much , and I thought because of this he really seemed her little brother.

    Now the’ve grown up but still share lightness, flowingness, musicality and passion and it’s such a pleasure to watch them skating together...

    I wish the best to you all and to all the skaters in the world..

    Will we watch Japan Heroes in 2013 Japan Super Challenge?

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    Does anyone know if Yuzuru's book 蒼い炎 (Blue Flame) is available in English? Or is there a full translation somewhere? Reviews? :D

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    Quote Originally Posted by gardenernaga View Post
    Try this link:
    http://tieba.baidu.com/p/1323020471

    They are from Yuzu fans forum in China.
    Thanks gardenernaga, what beautiful art.

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    Probably some poeple here have already seen it, but I just found a clip of Yuzuru Hanyu, full of very nice pics of him. It has a lot of one-sentense messages to Yuzuru, from his fans, sending cheer, support, hope, wish ,many thanks, and love, love, love to him. I guess this video was made because they knew Hanyu was struggling with illness when he competed at GPF and Japanese Nationals.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...T6BT2nKFw&NR=1
    Last edited by Hanaka; 01-03-2013 at 11:12 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jjane45 View Post
    Does anyone know if Yuzuru's book 蒼い炎 (Blue Flame) is available in English? Or is there a full translation somewhere? Reviews? :D
    As far as I know, this book is not published in English.
    I wish it was, because it is a book of high quality.

    A happy new year to everyone!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by yude View Post
    As far as I know, this book is not published in English.
    I wish it was, because it is a book of high quality.

    A happy new year to everyone!!
    Thank you yude. I went ahead with the Japanese version, as all reports say it's a nice book with lots of quality photos. Luckily I also found a Chinese translation of the book's highlights by his Chinese fans, Yuzuru is a good writer!

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    Pooh is a celebrity!

    Kurt Browning ‏@KurtBrowning
    Finally met @HanyusPooh in Japan at @starsonice He was as polite & soft as I imagined. Who is in the background? pic.twitter.com/3Po9YBxx
    Last edited by jjane45; 01-07-2013 at 12:55 AM.

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    I honestly wonder if Hanyu is aware of this twitter account for his beloved Pooh bear :P

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    I can't find the original link, but apparently according to nonchan1023's translation on tumblr

    全日本选手権 男子メダリスト会见(Sat)
    All-Japan Nationals Men Medalists Press Conference
    羽生: そうですねぇ、僕はまだ決まってないんで、ちゃんと。とりあえず決められるようにしたいですけど、「来シー ズンまでに3種類決めたいと思います。」
    高橋・無良: …おぉーう。(一同 笑)

    Hanyu: Um, I have no idea yet, officially. I want to be able to decide soon, but “I would like to land 3 types by next season”.
    Takahashi+Mura: ...woah (laughs)
    What would the 3rd quad be? Loop?
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    Quote Originally Posted by jjane45 View Post

    What would the 3rd quad be? Loop?
    Last season he started to practise quad loop.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elsa G View Post
    Last season he started to practise quad loop.
    O__O I am worried about Hanyu. All those quad practices (especially different types!) is going to put a toll on his body very soon :S

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    Quote Originally Posted by Becki View Post
    O__O I am worried about Hanyu. All those quad practices (especially different types!) is going to put a toll on his body very soon :S
    I think it's gonna be OK. There was a scene of his quad loop practice in a video clip from last senson when he lost his ice rink and had to practice alone (and he fell apparently). But now with Brain monitoring him and limiting his jumps in practice, I don't see he would overwork himself with those quad jumps.

    According to Brian, Javier has been practicing that quad loop last summer and has been doing really well, I bet Yuzu couldn't just watch his dear Javi's quad loop without trying that himself.

    But I believe no matter what his quad plan is next season, he will practice those carefully.
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    Yeah, hope Orser watches over his health very very carefully. OTOH, Yuzuru is lighter than many male skaters and I hope that's relatively easier on his body?

    So he basically skated 4 shows (Stars On Ice, Skate Festival, Japan Super Challenge 2013) in 5 days? Wow.

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    Johnny Weir was on a Japanese TV show featuring his career, marriage and thoughts on Japanese skaters this afternoon.
    About designing costumes, he said that Yuzuru was the first and would be the last male skater for him to design the costume while he has intention of helping pair teams or ladies.
    It was an interesting show (at least to me), I hope it will be on YT!

    Yuzuru told the media that he kept playing Wii with his relatives for two days during the break and his arms had muscle pain.
    What a refreshing!!

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