Next Worlds of Figure Skating 2017 will take part in Helsinki, from March 29th to April 2nd; this competition is qualifying for the Olympic Games 2018.
Moreover, next year Finland is going to celebrate its 100 years of Independence.
From 14/5 to 16/6, Kiira will be involved in a Musical show in Helsinki, called “Soitellen soteen 2016”: it’s a traditional spring event, with one hour and half of music, songs and dance, at Uusi Iloinen Theatre in Linnanmaki.
Finnish media “Nelonen” sponsored a TV series called “Supertähdet” (“Superstars”), in which six former finnish stars of various sports are gathered in a luxury villa in Indian Wells, Southern California, hosted by Teemu Selanne, former hockey player of National Team. In addition to Kiira (Figure Skating), other finnish celebrities are Mika Häkkinen (Car racing), Jarkko Nieminen (Tennis), Marcus Grönholm (Rally) and Kalle Palander (Skiing); in this sort of reality, all of them interview each other about past life as athletes, talking about their own injuries, future projects and so on, in the wonderful frame of a house belonged to Roger Federer, Justin Timberlake and Sylvester Stallone.
Shoots can be seen on finnish screens next April.
On 15/16th of January, in Bellinzona (Switzerland), Kiira has been among the cast of Music on Ice show, with many famous skaters like Anna Cappellini & Luca Lanotte, Stephan Lambiel, Samuel Contesti, Anna Ovcharova, Maurizio Margaglio (who’s already cooperating with Finnish Federation of Figure Skating), and, of course, Laurent Tobel, producer of this event.
Here some beautiful pics from the show of last 29th of December in Courmayeur, Italy, to celebrate the “World’s Eighth Wonder”, the funicular railway leading to Helbronner Peak, highpoint in Europe: in addition to Kiira, there performed many stars like Carolina Kostner, italian champions Nicole Della Monica & Matteo Guarise, and Valentina Marchei.
Below, Kiira’s exhibition in Romania, during a stage of “Kings on Ice” tour, last 18th of December.
Next 19th of December, at Palavela in Turin, Kiira’ll be among the stars of Golden Skate Awards’ ninth edition: other great international champions, like Evgeni Plushenko and Olympic reigning champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White, are going to light up the event.
Come to Italy guys, it will be worthwhile!
Waiting for the traditional Tappara’s Christmas show in Tampere, “Tule Joulu Kultainen”,
Kiira’s become a new co-speaker of skating competitions for YLE, finnish broadcaster: she starts this week with Trophèe Eric Bompard, in Bordeaux (by the way, many congrats to Roberta Rodeghiero), until European Championships in Bratislava, on January 2016. Moreover, at Sky Sport 24 here in Italy (in these days, Fall in Milan is unusually mild), on 14th morning she’ll take part as a protagonist in “Sky Sport Style” program.
Next October 18, in Tallinn (Estonia), at Tondiraba Jäähall, Kiira’ll be participating for another performance of the show “Kings on Ice”, born by an effort of Evgeni Plushenko.
In front of home crowd, Kiira’s performed at Metro Areena in Espoo, for her first programmed exhibition, opening Finlandia Trophy 2015.
Next show gonna be in Tallinn, Estonia, next week: will follow monthly dates, among which Romania and Switzerland.