There's not much information about FaOI from faraway Fukui. Nevertheless some tiny pieces still managed to sneak in the Net. Fans as usual in Japan great their favourites with ikebanas: http://a.yfrog.com/img735/8229/ym1en.jpg , occasionally load news clip on youtube: www.youtube.com/watch?v=RZwUCqbeMg8 . Hanyu skated his new FS in a costume like that (left one, with the cross): http://twitpic.com/aq5hvq He challenged 4T, 4S, 3A-2T and other triples, sometimes successful, sometimes not. Some twitter comments here from the audience:
"BTW I saw Yuzu's FS. I could see the full version of it. Crazy jump elements:4T,4S,3A,3A-2T, & several other triples!"
"He looked tired in the latter half (obviously!) and fell on 3F(not sure). It looked like he forgot his choreo right after the fall"
" At this point, he is still not at the level where he can put his emotions into it as he's focusing on completing the elements."
While his new EX with Sashida, choreo by Miyamoto, got sweet comments. Here Yuzu is in the kimono costume for this number:
Here is this musician is talking about his feeling on working with Hanyu: