02-12-2012, 11:56 AM
Not sure that I got the reference to the power of purse.
Originally Posted by Mathman
02-12-2012, 11:58 AM
Tripping on the Podium
I agree. I know it is difficult for every Japanese skater because essentially every major Japanese city is at sea level. Tokyo at only about 15 feet above, while Colorado Springs is at about 6000 feet above. That's a pretty crazy adjustment for any athlete
Originally Posted by bigsisjiejie
02-12-2012, 12:02 PM
I think he means Japan's sponsorships, they give a lot of the sponsorships to skating, no ?
Originally Posted by let`s talk
although I agree with you, NHK and Cup of Russia has the least inflated scores
I am actually amazed how scores even with the Japanese and Russian Nationals are almost the same in International results not that much inflated
Mao's, B/L Pluschenko at euros , ice dance etc.
02-12-2012, 12:35 PM