Posts Tagged ‘2012 World Junior Figure Skating Championships’

Lipnitskaia golden at Junior Worlds

Lipnitskaia golden at Junior Worlds

Russia’s Julia Lipnitskaia crowned her spectacular international debut season with the gold medal at the conclusion of the 2012 ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships in Minsk, Belarus, on Saturday.

USA’s Gracie Gold, another newcomer, took the silver…

Han Yan wins historic Junior World title for China

Han Yan wins historic Junior World title for China

Han Yan made history by winning the first Men’s Junior World title for China at the 2012 ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships on Saturday in Minsk, Belarus. Joshua Farris and Jason Brown took silver and…

Sinitsina and Zhiganshin cruise to gold at Junior Worlds

Sinitsina and Zhiganshin cruise to gold at Junior Worlds

Victoria Sinitsina and Ruslan Zhiganshin of Russia cruised confidently to the ice dance gold at the 2012 ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships in Minsk, Belarus, on…

Lipnitskaia leads ladies in Minsk

Lipnitskaia leads ladies in Minsk

Julia Lipnitskaia of Russia took a five-point lead in the Ladies short program at the 2012 ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships Friday in Minsk, Belarus.

USA’s Gracie Gold came in second, while defending champion Adelina Sotnikova from Russia had to…

Sui and Han take third consecutive Junior World title

Sui and Han take third consecutive Junior World title

Pair skaters Wenjing Sui and Cong Han of China took their third consecutive World Junior title at the 2012 ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships in…

Farris leads men after short program at Junior Worlds

Farris leads men after short program at Junior Worlds

USA’s Joshua Farris leads the Men at the 2012 ISU World Junior Championships in Minsk, Belarus after the short program on Thursday. He is closely followed by China’s Han Yan and Kazakhstan’s Denis Ten, respectively.

Farris’ sophisticated program to Clair…

Sui and Han take strong lead in pairs short

Sui and Han take strong lead in pairs short

As expected, Wenjing Sui and Cong Han of China easily won the Pairs short program at the 2012 ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships Wednesday in Minsk, Belarus.

Xiaoyu Yu and…

Sinitsina and Zhiganshin lead Russian sweep in short dance

Sinitsina and Zhiganshin lead Russian sweep in short dance

Victoria Sinitsina and Ruslan Zhiganshin led the Russian dancers to a sweep in the Short Dance as the 2012 ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships officially opened Wednesday in Minsk,…