Here is Japan's next generation ace, Sota Yamamoto (14). His idol is of course Yuzuru
He says he wants to succeed 3A in competitions when he is still a junior high student just like Yuzuru did
Go for it, boy
Speaking of costumes, don't you think his FS outfit looks similar to outfit of one of Yuzuru's favourite skaters?
lolzut my favourite is 4:25 R&J Yuzuru Hanyu greatest hits.
It seem like Yuzuru has landed already 4 types of quads
Not only has Nguyen benefitted from training alongside an Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu and a European champion Javier Fernandez, with high style and quad jumps peppering the practice sessions in Toronto, but the 16-year-old found himself invited to a skating show in Japan in early summer with some of the best skaters in the world.
There was Nguyen, 2014 world junior champion, world championship competitor, on the same ice with Stephane Lambiel, Daisuke Takahashi, Nobunari Oda and his training mate Yuzuru Hanyu, the reigning Olympic champion. “It’s humbling, but it’s good for him,” said coach Brian Orser.
“It was amazing,” Nguyen said. “The rink was really small and that didn’t really stop any of them doing quad toes. It was crazy. And Yuzu was just on fire. ” With Nguyen watching, Hanyu did a quad Salchow, a quad toe loop, a quad loop. And he landed a quad Lutz right in front of Nguyen. “It was pretty cool,” Nguyen said.
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