Posts Tagged ‘Ilia Klimkin’

Klimkin Recovers From Injuries to Record Best Season

Klimkin Recovers From Injuries to Record Best Season

Although names like Goebel, Plushenko, Stojko, and Yagudin come to mind when skating fans think of quadruple jumps, it was Russia’s Ilia Klimkin who was the first skater to land two different quadruple jumps in the same program. He accomplished the feat…

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2002 NHK Trophy: Highlights

The Grand Prix series concluded in Japan with the NHK Trophy, held in Kyoto from November 28 to December 1. The sixth and final event of the Grand Prix series, NHK was the last opportunity for skaters to earn points toward qualifying for the Grand Prix Final, which will be held in St. Petersburg in March 2003.

Japan’s rising star Yoshie Onda won the ladies event for her second victory…