Posts Tagged ‘Vera Bazarova and Yuri Larionov’

Bazarova and Larionov explore new directions

Bazarova and Larionov explore new directions

When coach Nina Mozer heard the Charlie Chaplin music that Nikolai Morozov suggested for Russia’s Vera Bazarova and Yuri Larionov, she was tongue-tied for about 20 minutes. She thought about it and then agreed to their choice. This music choice came as…

A bittersweet victory for Volosozhar and Trankov

A bittersweet victory for Volosozhar and Trankov

The 2012-13 ISU Grand Prix Final of Figure Skating concluded with…

Bazarova and Larionov take first Grand Prix gold at NHK Trophy

Bazarova and Larionov take first Grand Prix gold at NHK Trophy

Russia’s Vera Bazarova and Yuri Larionov claimed their first Grand Prix title as the 2012 NHK Trophy wrapped up Sunday in Miyagi and Sendai, Japan. Kirsten Moore-Towers and Dylan…

Bazarova and Larionov take narrow lead in Pairs short

Bazarova and Larionov take narrow lead in Pairs short

Russia’s Vera Bazarova and Yuri Larionov edged out Kirsten Moore-Towers and Dylan Moscovitch of Canada by less than one point in the Pairs figure skating Short Program at the…

Volosozhar and Trankov win in Moscow; qualify for Grand Prix Final

Volosozhar and Trankov win in Moscow; qualify for Grand Prix Final

With the upcoming Olympic Games in Sochi entering into public awareness, people arrived at the Megasport venue in Moscow throughout the Ladies figure skating event until…

Bazarova and Larionov win pairs event at World Team Trophy

Bazarova and Larionov win pairs event at World Team Trophy

The 2012 ISU World Team Trophy of Figure Skating continued Saturday with the Pairs Long Program. Vera Bazarova and Yuri Larionov of Russia won the event, while…

Volosozhar and Trankov golden at Europeans

Volosozhar and Trankov golden at Europeans

Russian pairs ruled again at the 2012 European Figure Skating Championships in Sheffield, and swept the podium for the first time since 2005. Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov were the clear…

Volosozhar and Trankov lead pairs at Europeans

Volosozhar and Trankov lead pairs at Europeans

Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov led the Russian pairs to a sweep in the Short Program at the ISU 2012 European Figure Skating Championships on Wednesday. Vera…

Bazarova and Larionov win their first national title

Bazarova and Larionov win their first national title

As predicted, Vera Bazarova and Yuri Larionov captured their first national title at the 2012 Russian National Figure Skating Championships in front of an enthusiastic home crowd.

Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov…

Bazarova and Larionov shine on home ice

Bazarova and Larionov shine on home ice

The withdrawal of the two leading pair skating teams – Tatiana Volosozhar/Maxim Trankov and Yuko Kavaguti /Alexander Smirnov (both due to injuries of the male partners) – left the field at…

Volosozhar and Trankov skate to gold in Paris

Volosozhar and Trankov skate to gold in Paris

Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov of Russia won their second Grand Prix gold medal of their short career as a team Saturday at Trophée Bompard in Paris, France. Teammates Vera Bazarova and Yuri…

Volosozhar and Trankov lead Pairs at Trophée Bompard

Volosozhar and Trankov lead Pairs at Trophée Bompard

Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov of Russia won the Pairs figure skating short program at Trophée Bompard in Paris on Friday, however, they were not at their best. Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of…

Zhang and Zhang lead pairs at Skate America

Zhang and Zhang lead pairs at Skate America

The pairs short program competition at Skate America this evening in Ontario, Calif., was perhaps the closest finish since the new judging system was introduced to the Grand Prix back…

Volosozhar and Trankov take gold with strong skate at Nebelhorn

Volosozhar and Trankov take gold with strong skate at Nebelhorn

Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov of Russia redeemed themselves and took gold at Nebelhorn Trophy with a strong free skate to the Black Swan. Teammates Vera Bazarova and Yuri Larionov moved up from fourth to…

Volosozhar and Trankov take Russian National title

Volosozhar and Trankov take Russian National title

The top three teams after the short program were able to defend their lead in the long program. Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov captured their first national title, while Yuko Kavaguti and Alexander Smirnov finished second. Vera…

Volosozhar and Trankov first after Short Program

Volosozhar and Trankov first after Short Program

The pressure of intense competition for three spots on the national team proved to be too much for the majority of the competitors in the Pairs Short Program.

One of the few teams…

Bazarova and Larionov grab Nebelhorn gold

Bazarova and Larionov grab Nebelhorn gold

Vera Bazarova and Yuri Larionov of Russia grabbed the gold at Nebelhorn Trophy on Friday in spite of Larionov suffering from  an injury. Italy’s Stefania Berton and Ondrej Hotarek skated to the silver medal,…

Bazarova and Larionov win Pairs Short Program at Nebelhorn Trophy

Bazarova and Larionov win Pairs Short Program at Nebelhorn Trophy

Top-favorites Vera Bazarova and Juri Larionov of Russia captured the Pairs Short at Nebelhorn Trophy on Thursday, but it was a rather weak competition with lots of errors. Italy’s Stefania Berton and Ondrej Hotarek finished second ahead…

Bazarova and Larionov: Surviving tough times

Bazarova and Larionov: Surviving tough times

Russian pair skaters Vera Bazarova and Yuri Larionov have proven that it takes a lot of work and support in order to remain an elite team. Their partnership survived…