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  • News | YOG

    YOG medallist Vasiļjevs aims to “be himself” in Beijing after PyeongChang “struggles”

    In September, Latvian figure skater Deniss Vasiļjevs produced the free skate of his life to win the first international figure skating competition of the 2020/21 season – the Nebelhorn Trophy in Germany – giving him the biggest victory of his career to date. Here, we speak to the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Lillehammer 2016 silver medallist about his progress since the YOG and his ambitions for Beijing 2022.
    19 Feb 2021 | Olympic News, YOG, Figure Skating, Latvia, Beijing 2022
  • News | Beijing 2022

    Career-threatening injury still providing priceless lessons for fastest man on ice

    In February 2022, Havard Lorentzen will go for his second Olympic gold medal at successive Games, potentially completing another step on an extraordinary mission, during which he has gone from being told he may never skate again to becoming the quickest speed skater on the planet. Intriguingly, the Norwegian is convinced the two threads are intrinsically entwined…
    26 Jan 2021 | Olympic News, Speed Skating, Norway, Beijing 2022, PyeongChang 2018
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